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Living Japan Podcast

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Living Japan discusses modern Japanese culture, social issues, current events and news, and many other Japan related topics. We aim to appeal to people who have lots of experience and knowledge on Japan as to those who are just beginning to learn about Japan or are thinking of coming here for short or long term stays. On the web, you can find us at livingjapanpodcast.wordpress.com Email us any questions or comments at livingjapanpodcast@gmail.com Thanks for listening!


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Episode 67.- The Death of the Harajuku Style

Author: Living Japan
Sun, Mar 19, 2017


As every two weeks, the Living Japan crew is back! Bringing you the latest news on what is happening in Japan. In this week’s episode we talk about MariCar, a company that is being sued by Nintendo for using its … Continue reading

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Episode 66.- Train Etiquette

Author: Living Japan
Sun, Mar 05, 2017


Welcome to a new episode of Living Japan! As the month of love ends, Motoi, Brent and Edgar discuss about the protest against Valentine’s Day that a cranky group of Marxist had in Tokyo, opposing the discrimination against unattractive men. … Continue reading

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Episode 65.- Cheating

Author: Living Japan
Mon, Feb 20, 2017


Hello Everyone!! On this week’s new episode Motoi, Brent and Edgar talk about some of the latest news, such as the passing away of Masaya Nakamura, who’s company created Pac-Man and the controversy surrounding the APA Hotels’ CEO. Later on … Continue reading

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Nerd Talk.- Olympic Ambassadors

Author: Living Japan
Sun, Feb 05, 2017


Hello Everyone! We are trying to start 2017 with the right foot and working hard to have a new episode for you every two weeks. Since Motoi had to travel abroad for work, we decided to record a new Nerd … Continue reading

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Episode 64.- Going back home & Sex ed

Author: Living Japan
Sat, Jan 21, 2017


Hello everyone!! Happy New Year! We start the podcast for 2017 with a very interesting episode. First, we talk a little bit about Brent’s trip with his family to the US for the Holidays, how easy and difficult it was … Continue reading

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Episode 63.- Hikikomori: Japan’s Lost Generation

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Dec 14, 2016


Today Dr. Michael Dziesinski, a visiting scholar from the University of Hawaii, joins us to talk about a social phenomenon of Japan: Hikikomori. Today, they are many different portrayals of Hikikomori on mass media and popular culture, but… are they … Continue reading

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Episode 62.- Lost in Translation

Author: Living Japan
Sun, Dec 04, 2016


Hello Everyone!!! We are back with a new episode! On today’s show we talk about the latest Ghost in the Shell trailer (sorry for repeating the topic for the third time), and later on we talk about the criticism that … Continue reading

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Episode 61.- Too Much Wasabi and Discrimination

Author: Living Japan
Fri, Nov 18, 2016


Hello everyone!!! We are back with a new episode! This week Motoi, Brent and Edgar discuss about the sudden appearance of a sinkhole in Fukuoka, the possible movement of Tsukiji market and their main topic, an incident that happened in … Continue reading

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Nerd Talk.- Ghost in the Shell Trailer, Nintendo Switch and Fans Threatening Idols

Author: Living Japan
Thu, Nov 03, 2016


A delayed train stopped Motoi for joining Brent and Edgar at the studio, so the guys decided to use this time to do another Nerd Talk Episode, talking about the new trailer of Ghost in the Shell, the most recent … Continue reading

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Episode 60.- Olympics with a taste of Cool Japan, Mysterious Japanese Women and LGBT Acceptance

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Oct 12, 2016


This was a busy week at the Living Japan studios and our crew got really deep into so many topics. Join us as we discuss the role of Cool Japan in promoting the Tokyo Olympics, later on we move to … Continue reading

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Episode 59.- Pokemon Go, Tsukiji and Elections

Author: Living Japan
Sun, Sep 25, 2016


The Living Japan crew is back this week! Join us while we discuss about the arrival of Pokemon Go to Japan and how people has been reacting to it. We also talk about the moving of the Tsukiji Fish Market, … Continue reading

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Episode 58.- Purikura, Gachapon and Arcades

Author: Living Japan
Sat, Sep 03, 2016


Hello Gang!! We are catching up and soon we will have episodes on time! On today’s episode we answer to one of our listeners questions, Purikura, Gachapon adn Arcade culture in Japan. Listen to the Living Japan crew talk about … Continue reading

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Episode 57.- Ghost in the Shell and Media Representation: An insight from Japan.

Author: Living Japan
Fri, Aug 12, 2016


The Living Japan crew is back! This time, we once again talk about Japanese pop culture and how it has been adapted in the West by analyzing the debate around the casting of Scarlett Johanson as Motoko Kusanagi for the … Continue reading

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Episode 56.- 10 Thing Japanese People do Better than You???

Author: Living Japan
Sat, Jul 16, 2016


Hello Gang!!!!! It’s time for another quick episode of Living Japan! This time, we discuss and article that our sweet Motoi found on the web enlisting the 10 things that Japanese People do better than the rest of the world… … Continue reading

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Episode 55.- Lost in the Forest of Hokkaido

Author: Living Japan
Thu, Jun 30, 2016


We are back!!!!!! Apologies to all of our listeners!!! For health reasons we had to take a short break for the podcast, nothing to worry, but finally we were able to record a new episode. Brent, Motoi and Edgar discuss … Continue reading

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Episode 54.- Is Crazy Japan really that Crazy?

Author: Living Japan
Wed, May 18, 2016


On this week’s episode we discuss an update on the case artist Megumi Igarashi who was found guilty by the Court of Tokyo of obscenity. We also talk about the collaboration of NHK’s mascot, Domo-kun with the idol group Tokyo … Continue reading

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Episode 53: Edgar’s Adventures!

Author: Living Japan
Wed, May 04, 2016


We start out with a little information about Golden Week before moving into some Cool Biz. Finally, Edgar shares his recent experiences hitch hiking from Tokyo to Nagoya.

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Episode 52: Earthquakes, Babymetal and Movies

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Apr 20, 2016


We are back in the mobile studio as the Living Japan Trio sit down to talk about the recent earthquakes, the popularity of Babymetal and possible problems with Japanese movies.

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Episode 51.- Questions, half kids and bureaucracy

Author: Living Japan
Tue, Apr 05, 2016


On Episode 51 Motoi, Brent and Edgar respond to some of our listeners questions. Later we move on with the news that recently the number of born children with a foreigner parent has increased in Japan and we also discuss … Continue reading

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Nerd Talk: Comics vs Manga

Author: Living Japan
Fri, Mar 11, 2016


What happens when Motoi leaves Brent and Edgar alone in the studio?? They start to talk about nerdy stuff!!! Join us while Brent and Edgar talk a little bit about the differences between comics and manga.

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Episode 50.- Food, Gender Roles and Valentine’s

Author: Living Japan
Sat, Feb 20, 2016


Didi stayed with us for one more episode in which we talk about the difficulties of being vegetarian in Japan and do a comparison between the original Italian food and the one that is served in Japan. We also talk … Continue reading

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Episode 49.- Visual Kei

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Feb 03, 2016


This week music journalist and friend of the show Didi comes to talk with Motoi, Brent and Edgar about Visual Kei. Is this a music genre? A fashion style? Is it easy to go to a Visual Kei concert in … Continue reading

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Episode 48.- New Year, Water and other drinks.

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Jan 20, 2016


Happy 2016 Everyone!!!!!!!!!!!!!! On the first Episode Motoi, Brent and Edgar talk about how they spent the New Year’s eve and respond to a listener request to talk about Water and other drinks in Japan. Issues like, is it safe … Continue reading

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Episode 47: Tattoos and the End of the Year

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Dec 23, 2015


We end our Living Japan year talking over tattoos and just generally chatting about how to end the year. Happy Holidays and see you in 2016!

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Episode 46: Christmas and Other Chatter

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Dec 02, 2015


Today we mourn an influential manga-ka, talk over some Christmas options and basically just chatter about some fun differences. And tease Edgar about Taco Bell. Help Brent by going to https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/print-edition-of-deadly-troubadours/x/12747462#/ Intro music by Manny Marx. Outro music by Motoi.

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Episode 45.- The UN dealing with manga??

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Nov 11, 2015


On this week’s episode Brent talk to us about his first acupuncture experience in Japan. Later on we talk about the message of the UN representative Maud de Boer-Buquicchio, who urged Japan to have stricter laws in order to ban the … Continue reading

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Episode 44: More Marriage and More Family Names

Author: Living Japan
Tue, Oct 27, 2015


This week we celebrate same sex civil union certificates in Shibuya and talk about families that want to have different surnames.

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Episode 43.- TGS 2015 and Idols’ Contracts

Author: Living Japan
Thu, Oct 15, 2015


On Episode 43 Edgar share’s with us his thoughts after covering the Tokyo Game Show 2015. We discuss a little bit about the changes that are taking place inside the Japanese Gaming industry. The Living Japan crew also discusses about … Continue reading

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Episode 42.- The Answer to the Ultimate Question: Beer and Snacks!!

Author: Living Japan
Sat, Oct 03, 2015


On Episode 42 the Motoi, Brent and Edgar discuss about the answer to the ultimate question: Beer and Snacks in Japan!!!! Following a recent trend and the appearance of more places that sell craft beer, the Living Japan crew has … Continue reading

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Episode 41.- Sports, Exercise and Fitness in Japan

Author: Living Japan
Mon, Sep 21, 2015


On this episode the Living Japan crew answers to one of our listeners questions and talk about how Japanese people exercise, keep fit and practices sports. Joing the discussion, do people in your country exercise as much as Japanese people? … Continue reading

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Episode 40.- Copyright problems for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics’ Logo

Author: Living Japan
Sun, Sep 06, 2015


On the latest Episode of Living Japan, we congratulate the team Twin Cosplay, who represented Mexico at the World Cosplay Summit 2015 and got the first prize for their Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask performance. Later, Motoi, Brent and Edgar … Continue reading

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Episode 39.- 70th Anniversary of WWII

Author: Living Japan
Sat, Aug 22, 2015


On this episode the Living Japan crew talks about the anniversary of the Second World War and how this conflict was lived and taught in their different countries. They also talk about how the history of this conflict is being … Continue reading

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Episode 38.- Growing up as a Half-Japanese

Author: Living Japan
Tue, Aug 04, 2015


On Episode 38 we talk about the selection of Ariana Miyamato, a half-Japanese half-African American woman,as Miss Japan and the debate it has created on the Japanese media. Friend of the show Stephanie joins us to talk about the experience … Continue reading

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Episode 37.- Fast Food in Japan

Author: Living Japan
Sun, Jul 19, 2015


On Episode 37 we first give a nice shout out to all the video game fans as we talk about the new trailer for the remake of FFVII. Later on we talk about the initiative of the METI to bring … Continue reading

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Episode 36.- Brent’s storty time: Becoming a Dad in Japan

Author: Living Japan
Sat, Jul 04, 2015


In Episode 36, Brent narrates the story of his son’s birth. All the details in preparation for the arrival of the new family member, hospital vs. midwifery, health insurance coverage and other issues related to the issue. Congratulations Brent and … Continue reading

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Episode 35: News Bonanza and Working Overtime!

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Jun 17, 2015


This week we have lots of news worth discussing including the Dirty Korean Beer twitter-storm, some ongoing news about aquariums acquiring dolphins, and possible new rules for overtime.

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Episode 34.- Japanese Names

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Jun 03, 2015


This week we talk about the possible volcanic eruption at Hakone, explaining that there are some parts of this touristic spot that are still safe and that you can visit. We also discuss the polemic that came around when a … Continue reading

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Episode 33: Places to Go to Understand Japan

Author: Living Japan
Wed, May 20, 2015


This week the Living Japan crew talk about Crayon Shin-chan’s new home, a new Dragonball series, and discuss places to go to understand Japan! The article we discuss can be found here!

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Episode 32: Activities to Understand Japan

Author: Living Japan
Tue, May 05, 2015


It’s a a big show today! We offer updates on past stories including the vagina artist Megumi Igarashi and Shibuya’s steps towards equal rights, we talk about the perfect Boy’s Day gift for a Star Wars fan. But mostly we … Continue reading

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Episode 31: Shall We ????

Author: Living Japan
Sat, Apr 25, 2015


We take a break from our usual format and talk extensively about the 1996 Japanese film Shall We Dansu?.

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Episode 30.- Anime in Mexico

Author: Living Japan
Sat, Apr 11, 2015


Friend of the show Luis, from the Konnichiwa Fest and the Spanish language podcast “Ensalada de Otakus” (Otaku Salad) came all the way from Mexico just to talk with us about the Anime Scene in Mexico. Stick with us to … Continue reading

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Episode 29.- Fathering in Japan

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Mar 25, 2015


We are back on track here on Living Japan! This time, Motoi, Brent and Edgar talk about the opening of a new “Macho” Caf? in Nakano and discuss if the face of Japan is changing, as the new Miss Universe … Continue reading

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Episode 28.- What you miss from abroad? What you love from Japan?

Author: Living Japan
Mon, Mar 16, 2015


We are sorry for being late with episode 28, but we had to take our time to welcome back Edgar from his trip back home, which gave us the excuse to talk about what we miss from abroad. We also … Continue reading

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Episode 27.- Valentine’s Day and White Day Special

Author: Living Japan
Thu, Feb 19, 2015


Love fills the Living Japan Studios as Motoi, Brent and Edgar talk about the tradition of giving chocolate on Valentine’s Day and paying it back on White Day. We also talk about the number one thing that foreign men find … Continue reading

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Episode 26: Gay in Japan

Author: Living Japan
Thu, Feb 05, 2015


We are joined by friend of the show Graeme to get a little insight into what it means to be gay in Japan. This is a large issue and we can only explore so much in one show. If you … Continue reading

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Episode 25.- Graffiti and Street Art Culture

Author: Living Japan
Fri, Jan 23, 2015


Friend of the show and graffiti artist Tysa joins us to talk about the history of graffiti in Mexico and compare it to the street art culture in Japan. Don’t miss this opportunity to take a look into the Japanese … Continue reading

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Episode 24: 2015 Listener Question Spectacular! One Year of Living Japan!

Author: Living Japan
Wed, Jan 07, 2015


We asked our listeners to submit questions to help us celebrate the second year of Living Japan and we got an outpour! Edgar, Motoi and Brent laugh it up as we answer as many questions as we can on a … Continue reading

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Episode 23.- Christmas Special

Author: Living Japan
Thu, Dec 25, 2014


It’s Christmas time!!!!! The Living Japan gang talks about the Japanese tradition of eating fried chicken on Christmas day and the differences between spending this time of the year in Japan, Mexico and the US. Spending your Christmas night alone? … Continue reading

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Episode 22: English or Japanese?

Author: Living Japan
Tue, Dec 09, 2014


Japanese teenagers start training for a baseball game against the police! More English in Elementary schools! Hello or Ohayo? The Living Japan crew discuss languages used when talking to strangers in Japan.

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Episode 21: Being Muslim in Japan

Author: Living Japan
Tue, Nov 25, 2014


In this episode we talk about what makes the perfect guy (according to a survey) are joined by a guest who gives insight on being Muslim in Japan.  

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