The is the official currency of Japan.
is a mahjong-focused magazine line created by Takeshobo.
was a Japanese company that functioned as an Internet service provider and operator of a web portal and blog platform before being brought down by scandal in 2006.
are comics created in Japan or by creators in the Japanese language, conforming to a style developed in Japan in the late 19th century.
is a manga magazine published monthly by Takeshobo in Japan since the November 1984 issue (published in October 1984).
A model is a person with a role either to promote, display or advertise commercial products (notably fashion clothing in fashion shows), or to serve as a visual aid for people who are creating works of art or to pose for photography.
is a type of mechanical game originating in Japan and is used as both a form of recreational arcade game and much more frequently as a gambling device, filling a Japanese gambling niche comparable to that of the slot machine in Western gaming.
Traditional Yonkoma layout, a comic-strip format, generally consists of gag comic strips within four panels of equal size ordered from top to bottom.