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Wilderness of Tohoku
6:16

We Spent a Night Camping and Drinking Sake in Japan’s Wilderness

Our host Julian begins his journey through Japan’s stunning Tohoku region.
VICE Meets
8:26

VICE Meets Hentai Manga Artist Toshio Maeda | The Godfather of Tentacle Porn

Toshio Maeda drew tentacles as a way to circumvent Japan's strict censorship, and unwittingly created an entirely new genre—tentacle porn.
Drunk Eats
11:08

Drunk Eats: Japan

In this episode of 'Drunk Eats,' Ty and his friend Halloween explore the late-night drinking and dining scene around Toyko, Japan.
DARK SIDE OF THE RING / Extra Scene
2:03

Dutch Mantell Wrestles a Bear

In this extra scene from DARK SIDE OF THE RING, Dutch Mantell recalls a special bond with one of his most memorable opponents. Don’t poke the bear, literally.
FLAVOURS OF TOHOKU
10:48

Taking On The Wild Wanko Soba Challenge In Morioka, Japan

Join Bridie as she travels to Tohoku to meet battle-ready samurai, try fresh sashimi, and dive into an epic noodle eating challenge.
VICE INTL
8:42

Inside ‘Total Ultra-Violent Disaster,’ Mexico’s Most Extreme Wrestling League

Where luchadores use blades, fluorescent lightbulbs, chairs, and barbed wire to leave their opponents as bloodied and battered as possible.
VICE News Tonight
4:07

North Korea kidnapped her 40 years ago. Her brother's still looking.

This man is fighting to get his kidnapped sister back from North Korea
i-D Meets
4:52

i-D meets rina sawayama

Through her alternative take on Japanese beauty standards and "glittery cute" R&B sound, Rina Sawayama is the rising star redefining outdated ideas on what it means to be an East Asian model and musician today.
VICE News Tonight on HBO
4:28

How Japan is preparing for North Korean threats

Japan is buying more nuclear bunkers as North Korea threat looms
The Other Side
10:31

The Other Side Of Food

Kiwi chef Josh Barlow is thrown into the deep end of Tokyo’s food and nightlife scene when he meets up with Japanese chef Nori Tsugawa and cooks for regulars at his izakaya.
The Other Side
9:23

The Other Side of Ink

Paitangi Ostick is one of the first females to practice tā moko – the Māori art of tattoo. She travels from New Zealand to Tokyo, where she meets Japanese tattoo artist Megumu Kamata to compare notes on their shared craft.
Daily VICE
4:18

How a Six-Year-Old Became One of Japan's Instagram Icons

Coco fell in love with fashion when she was three. Now, at six she's racked up roughly 58,000 Instagram followers by modeling innovative, street-style outfits with confidence well beyond her years.
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