Top 10 Things Japan Is Known For


The Top Ten

1 Anime Anime

What did I expect to be number 1? - MaxAurelius

A very polarizing subject on this site - Joeljohns249

Yes I Love Me some Anime Thank You Japan - BreakFastBeast2005

Unfortunately - The_Ferret

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2 Technology Technology

Japan leads in many Technology fields such as Aeronautics, Nuclear power, Electronics, Biomedical Research & Robotics among many others. - Joeljohns249

3 Sushi Sushi

I'm sure all of you have tried this at some point. If not, please do - Joeljohns249

SUSHI. IS. THE. BEST. Case closed.

4 Nintendo Nintendo Nintendo Co., Ltd. is a Japanese multinational consumer electronics and software company headquartered in Kyoto, Japan.


Japan basically created our childhood... - Joeljohns249

He created...Me!

They created Mario.One of the best gaming series - DarkBoi-X

5 Godzilla Godzilla Godzilla is a giant monster originating from a series of tokusatsu films of the same name from Japan.

Greatest Movie Franchise Ever. 35 films and counting - RustyNail

This fictional character actually originated from a series of Japanese films of the same name. - Joeljohns249

Really? Woah who would have thought Godzilla came from the Godzilla movies? - Stalin

6 Sumo Wrestling

Combat sport - Joeljohns249

7 Dragon Ball Dragon Ball Dragon Ball is a Japanese anime television series produced by Toei Animation. It made anime popular in America and is based on the manga of the same name by Akira Toriyama. It was dubbed in English on Cartoon Networks Toonami block and still has many fans today.
8 Tokyo Tokyo Tokyo, officially Tokyo Metropolis, one of the 47 prefectures of Japan, has served as the Japanese capital since 1869. As of 2018, the Greater Tokyo Area ranked as the most populous metropolitan area in the world.

Capital city - Joeljohns249

9 Pokemon Pokemon Pokémon, abbreviated from the Japanese title of Pocket Monsters and currently advertised in English as Pokémon: The Series, is a Japanese anime television series, which has been adapted for the international television markets.

Detective Pikachu looks like a film I would like to see. Never played the game before.

10 Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombing

That's all their good for

Mushroom cloud - DarkBoi-X

The Contenders

11 Playstation
12 Toyota Toyota Toyota is a Japanese car manufacturer, located in Toyota, Japan. Some of their most notable cars include the Prius, Corolla, and Highlander.
13 Porn

It's called hentai and it's art

14 Karate Karate

Combat sport - Joeljohns249

15 Japanese Commercials Japanese Commercials

Typical Japanese Commercial:! Hey! Get new men lipstick only I no even know how much it is so you will have to go to local store, bye! - JoeBoi

Does anyone know about that scary car tire commercial? - Ananya

If anyone's wondering, I added that picture - Joeljohns249

16 Samurai Samurai
17 Hideki Tojo Hideki Tojo Hideki Tōjō was a general of the Imperial Japanese Army, the leader of the Imperial Rule Assistance Association, and the 27th Prime Minister of Japan during much of World War II, from October 17, 1941, to July 22, 1944. As Prime Minister, he was responsible for ordering the attack on Pearl Harbor, more.
18 Ramen Noodle Soup Ramen Noodle Soup

Again, I'm sure all of you have tried this at some point. If not, please do - Joeljohns249

I love ramen noodles. - HoldenFanatic

19 Cherry Blossom Cherry Blossom
20 Honda Honda Honda Motor Co., Ltd. is a Japanese public multinational conglomerate corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of automobiles, aircraft, motorcycles, and power equipment.
21 Isoroku Yamamoto Isoroku Yamamoto
22 Noodles Noodles
23 Mitsubishi Mitsubishi The Mitsubishi Group is a group of autonomous Japanese multinational companies in a variety of industries.
24 Geisha Geisha
25 Hirohito Hirohito
26 Bullet Trains

The first bullet train service was first started by Japan in 1964. - Joeljohns249

27 Mount Fuji (Japan) Mount Fuji (Japan)

An active volcano located a few miles south-west of the capital city "Tokyo". - Joeljohns249

28 Pearl Harbor
29 Earthquakes Earthquakes
30 The Shape of the Country
31 Discipline
32 Yoko Ono Yoko Ono Yoko Ono is a Japanese multimedia artist, singer, songwriter, and peace activist who is also known for her work in performance art, music, and filmmaking. Singer-songwriter John Lennon of the Beatles was her third husband.

She didn't break up The Beatles. They had been together since 1960.
Like most groups they go their own way after a while.
But she is bad at singing and her modern art is creepy.

She sucks! - XxembermasterxX

33 The Bushido Code
34 Snow Monkeys
35 Land of the Rising Sun

So there's house and land of the rising sun? - Userguy44

36 Sony Sony Sony Corporation, commonly referred to as Sony, is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan Minato, Tokyo, Japan.

They make everything - LightningStrike

37 Girls

Unless you speak Japanese like I've been studying for Year, don't try anything.

38 Ninja

got ligma - DarkBoi-X

39 Kobe Beef Kobe Beef Kobe Beef comes from Japan and is so tender and fatty that rivals foie gras in texture. The cow is fed on beer and grain (Japanese breed of black cow). Kobe Beef can cost up to $300 per pound.
40 Sega Sega Sega Games Co., Ltd., originally short for Service Games and officially styled as SEGA, is a Japanese multinational video game developer and publisher headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, with multiple offices around the world.
41 Death Note Death Note Death Note is a Japanese television drama series based on the manga series of the same name by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi Obata. The show is centered around Light Yagami a promising highschooler and aspiring detective with a strong sense of "justice".

One of the best anime - DarkBoi-X

42 Naruto Naruto Naruto is an anime and manga franchise Naruto, created by Masashi Kishimoto. The manga was later adapted into a television anime, which was produced by Studio Pierrot and Aniplex. It premiered across Japan on the terrestrial TV Tokyo and other TX Network stations on October 3, 2002. The first series more.
43 BABYMETAL BABYMETAL Babymetal is a Japanese metal idol band. Their line-up consists of Suzuka Nakamoto as "Su-metal", Yui Mizuno as "Yuimetal", and Moa Kikuchi as "Moametal".
44 Nissan Nissan
45 Suzuki Suzuki Suzuki Motor Corporation is a Japanese multinational corporation headquartered in Minami-ku, Hamamatsu.
46 Bowing
47 Japan Japan Japan is an island country in East Asia in the Pacific Ocean. It lies off the eastern coast of the Asia Mainland (east of China, Korea, Russia) and stretching from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and near Taiwan in the southwest. more.

Uh do you mean the flag? - ParasN2000

48 Filthy Frank Filthy Frank
49 2011 Tsunami
50 Honor
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