Tag Archives: bizarre

Samurai Armor or your Pets

Thanks to Kotaku for the link on the recent Japanese invention of samurai armor for your pets. I think it’s pretty cool but my cat would kill me if I tried to put it on him :D

Beat up Thugs for Fun

Just saw this over at Kotaku. Now you can impress your date with punching out a bully at an Osaka theme park.

It also asks that you don’t forget to go the designated spot, so the bad guys can show up.

Nah. I think I’ll just start punching random people.

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I’d Buy Tea From this Guy

I have no idea what he’s doing with his shirt?!

Osaka Ball Pit Bar

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Osaka has just launched its first ever ball pit bar. I guess the drinks come with the lids so you can’t spill, but I imagine that would be the least of my concerns when lounging it a pile of balls with drunk strangers.

Dive doesn’t have any tables or chairs, just a giant pit filled with over 20,000 colorful orbs for patrons to plunge into. There are all-you-can-drink rates for sixty to ninety minutes depending on the day, and the booze is served with lids so people don’t spill them in the ball pit. – Kotaku

Oh Osaka, don’t change.

Make Everything Smell Like Cat Head

Photo from Kotaku

Photo from Kotaku

Of course the Japanese invented a spray that makes everything smell like cat head.

The head of Yamamoto Perfumery, Mr. Yamamoto himself, spent four months of series research, going from cat cafe to cat cafe sniffing different feline’s heads. – Kotaku

Even the cat is like “What the?!”

Japan’s Chicken McNugget Meal

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It looks like Japan just introduced a 48 piece Chicken McNugget meal. And of course it comes in a bucket.

The offer is for a limited time only. It’s available only in Niigata Prefecture and part of a promotional tie-up with the the newly launched pop group NGT48, the Niigata-based spin-off of the massively popular idol unit AKB48. – Kotaku

But where is the 1 litre tub of honey mustard dipping sauce?

Tomato Feeding Robot

Two things you’ll never find me doing, jogging and eating tomatoes.

100 Japanese Maids : 1Pancake

Don’t know what to say about this one, other than the Japanese sure have a delightful and strange sense of humour :D

Japan’s Coffee Making Robot

Pretty cool, but I don’t think I could wait this long for a coffee. After a couple of minutes I may need to be pulled off the robot. I need it now!