August, 2017 | Hiro8 Japanese Culture Blog

Kakigori (Shaved Ice)

Popular Traditional Japanese Summer Desserts

I introduced traditional summer food “Somen” before. So this time, I pick up popular Japanese desserts. Not only the taste…

Lantern Obon

What is Obon? History and Wish contained in Bon Odori

In summer, people get summer vacation in the middle of August. It also falls on Obon. Bon dancing, or Bon…

Suikawari (Watermelon Splitting)

Watermelon Smashing Suikawari: Origin and Unique Rule

Suika is Watermelon in Japanese. Many people in Japan imagine this Suika as one of the summer features. And I…

Itasha of Fate/Apocrypha

Wonder Festival 2017 Summer The Second Part

Here is the second half of Wonder Festival 2017 Summer! Thanks for keep reading! Contents 1. Report of Figure and…

Cosplayers of Masked Roders

Wonder Festival 2017 Summer with Video The First Part

I think I do not need to introduce Wonder Festival no more as I’ve showed what it is in the…