“Drive Me to the Sea”: A Touching Movie Put Spotlight on Autism

Oct 05

“Drive Me to the Sea”: A Touching Movie Put Spotlight on Autism

By Susan Hamaker Autism, a group of complex disorders involving brain development, is not widely discussed in Japan, and many families with autistic children find it difficult to receive proper schooling and support. In recent years, however, the disorder is finding a voice, thanks in part to the TV and film industry. In 2006 Boku no Aruku Michi was a popular television series which starred...

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Benny Gold x REAL Skateboards Japan Exclusive Decks

Sep 29

Benny Gold x REAL Skateboards Japan Exclusive Decks

Benny Gold and REAL Skateboards have collaborated on an exclusive colorway for the Japanese market. Mixing color schemes that represent both Japan (red and white) and San Francisco (black and orange), the result is a well-represented union. While the limited colors are reserved to overseas, those looking to purchase a similar collaborative deck can head over to the Benny Gold webstore and...

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Toyota 86 UAE Launch Video

Sep 25

Toyota 86 UAE Launch Video

The newly-introduced Toyota 86 has now officially launched in the UAE. The latest sports car from Toyota, the 86 was developed in Japan in conjunction with Subaru and comes in the form of a two-door coupe with a 197 hp 2.0 liter horizontally-mounted boxer engine and rear wheel drive chassis. To celebrate the launch of the automobile in the UAE, Al-Futtaim Motors took a candy red iteration of...

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XLarge x Dickies – Capsule Collection

Feb 20

XLarge x Dickies – Capsule Collection

Dickies is one brand that have maintained their leading position in the work wear industry. Although their clothes are widely worn by musicians to skateboarders, its core business is still in supplying tough clothing to everyday workers. XLarge have reached out to the work wear giant on a capsule collection using their signature TC – cotton and polyester blend – material. Each piece is detailed with checkerboard lining on the interior, with subtle XLarge branding on the exterior. Black and Khaki versions are produced in their staple Work Jacket and Work Pants, which are currently available through XLarge stores Japan-wide.

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