'Shinjuku Tiger': A story of one man and his mask

Film / Reviews Mar 20, 2019

'Shinjuku Tiger': A story of one man and his mask

by Matt Schley

Spend enough time on the streets of Shinjuku, and you'll eventually spot a flamboyantly dressed figure in a tiger mask carrying fake flowers, stuffed animals and a boombox. This is Shinjuku Tiger, the subject of a documentary of the same name out this week. Tiger-san, ...

Seven injured as car rams into pedestrians in central Tokyo

National Jun 12, 2018

Seven injured as car rams into pedestrians in central Tokyo

A car rammed into a group of pedestrians in central Tokyo on Tuesday, injuring seven people, with the driver arrested on the spot, police and rescue workers said. Police arrested Junichi Ono, 52, on suspicion of negligence resulting in injuries. He slightly injured his forehead ...