Archive for May, 2015

  • Mos Burger: The Japanese Burger Experience with extra OMOTENASHI!

    Mos Burger: The Japanese Burger Experience with extra OMOTENASHI!

    Recently, I got a chance to produce a video with a fantastic team to highlight Mos Burger’s famous “Mos Burger” (the one named after the restaurat) from my own point of view. You see, in Japan, there is a concept […]

  • Cat on the roof

    A Visit to Tokyo’s Cat Cafe Temari no Ouchi in Kichijoji

    A lot of viewers have been asking me to do an episode on a “cat cafe”. I finally started doing some research on it and found that Tokyo has more than 30 cat cafes! I knew they were popular, but […]

  • The Oiran Tradition: Japan’s Real Celebrities

    The Oiran Tradition: Japan’s Real Celebrities

    If you’re looking for Japanese culture, Asakusa in Tokyo is the top spot. On this day, John visits the Yoshiwara for the Oiran Dochu, a parade re-enacted annually to preserve the old traditions of the neighborhood. The event is attracting […]

  • Tokyo Manga Shop & Anime Studio Mega Tour

    Tokyo Manga Shop & Anime Studio Mega Tour

    Anime and manga fans are increasing world wide! Tokyo is at the center of it all so in this episode, John Daub and Patrick W. Galbraith, author of the Otaku Encyclopedia and Moe Manifesto head to Nakano Broadway and Mandarake, […]