Tag Archives: food

The Tamago Poster – Your Guide to the Various Uses of the Egg

Occasionally we receive requests from various kickstarters to feature products. To be honest, most of the time we ignore them. However, on the very few occasions one does pique our interest we feel the need to mention something about it. A while back we introduced Fanny...


Arby’s is Killing the Anime Marketing Game

Now we can’t tell whether or not there is one really bored dude, a huge fan, or both. Either way, the sandwich fast food joint Arby’s has been killing it at their marketing recently. You may remember Arby’s notoriety pop up via the Nihilist...


Bokksu January 2017 Unboxing and Review

A new year, a new year of snack boxes from Bokksu! Fortunately for subscribers, Bokksu is kicking the year off with a really solid box. The theme for January 2017 box is “Maru”, which translates to “circle” in Japan. Maru is associated with “goodness”...


December 2016 Bokksu Review

Gotta say, I’m a big fan of the kind people over at Bokksu. They’ve sent us yet another of their Japanese sweets boxes, this one being the December 2016 box. As we’ve mentioned before, Bokksu is a little different in that the focus of...


Bokksu November 2016 Unboxing and Review

This week we received a new subscription box from a company we have yet to come across, Bokksu. Bokksu, which comes in a little orange box, has a bit of a different perspective on the whole Japanese subscription box fad. Much like Snakku, they...


The Ramen Chart – Your Guide to Must-Haves Before You Die

Throughout the years of being interested and invested with Japanese culture, people often develop a striking curiosity when it comes to ramen. They want to try it all. Therefore, this causes most people to venture out from your I’m-incredibly-broke-Maruchan to try the real deal. At...


Snakku Subscription Box Unboxing and Giveaway

That is right! We have teamed up with the company Snakku to bring, not one, but two lucky people a free subscription box! Curious of what comes in a Snakku box though? Check out our unboxing/review below: As is usual, Snakku does not disappoint. In...


Japan Funbox Review

Recently, we received a box from Japan Funbox to review. Like the other boxes we have received, this one has expanded due to our offices being at higher elevation. The packaging is nothing terribly spectacular, just a simple logo on the side. However, inside...


Snakku February 2016 Unboxing and Review

So this past month we received a particularly different box than ones we had received. We touched on it in the unboxing video below: The Review Now to kick this off right, I want to mention how the package was received. The box itself...


Tokyo Treat Japanese Candy February Unboxing and Review

This month we received a subscription box from Tokyo Treat. Being that it was February and the month which includes Valentines day, there were a lot of Valentines day themed candy involved. Check out the unboxing video below: The Unboxing The Review Now to...


January Skoshbox Unboxing [Video]

This month we received a new subscription box(es, there were two) from the crew over at Skoshbox. For those who are not aware, Skoshbox was and is the very first Japanese candy subscription box to hit the United States market. And as a few...


Wowbox Tasting

As promised, we dragged our friends over to try out the various types of candy and snacks that come in the Wowbox by Mogmog. From freeze-dried drumsticks, to do it yourself pudding, the Wowbox offered a plethora of various goodies which we then proceeded...


Wowbox by Mogmog Unboxing

Over the past couple of weeks we were contacted by Mogmog to try out their newest product, a subscription box by the name of Wowbox. As is said in the video, there are three options to choose from: Now the Wowbox by Mogmog has certainly...


Feast of Fiction Creates Shokugeki Dish

The internet is a great place and filled with tons of fantastic content and creative people. The folks over at the YouTube channel Feast of Fiction create food from user’s suggestions and various works of fiction. This time, a couple of users suggested they make...


Japan Crate Review – Premium Box

With all the hype these days about subscription box services, you’re probably wondering what sets Japan Crate apart from the others. So in this review, we’re going to break down everything that arrived in the new Premium Japan Crate (nicknamed the Sugoi Crate). To kick it...