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  • Check out goo's 'Most Searched Male Celebrity Ranking Top 40' for 2012

    December 21, 2012 @ 8:30 pm

    NTT Docomo's Internet portal goo has revealed their 'Most Searched Male Celebrity Ranking Top 40' for the year of 2012. Check out the full ranking below! === 1. Darvish Yu 2. Ichiro 3. Matsumoto Jun 4. Kim Hyun Joong 5. Ohno Satoshi 6. Jang Geun Suk 7. Takahashi Daisuke 8. Fukuyama Masaharu 9. Okada Junichi 10. Lee Byung-Hun 11. Mukai Osamu 12. Hayami Mokomichi 13. Yamashita Tomohisa 14. Ozawa Ichiro 15. Nakai Masahir

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  • Japan Twitter Trends for October 2012!

    November 23, 2012 @ 7:58 pm

    Every month, BIGLOBE releases a list of the top Twitter trends in Japan. Now that October has come to an end, they’ve compiled their data and revealed their rankings for the month. (If you want to go back in time and compare what trended in the past, you can check out September’s ranking here.) == [Word Ranking] – [Most Popular Day] 1. Halloween – October 31st 2. Magi – October 7th 3. Typhoon – October 1st 4. Wolfrun – Oc

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  • Japan Twitter Trends for August 2012!

    September 10, 2012 @ 6:32 am

    Every month, BIGLOBE releases a list of the top Twitter trends in Japan. Now that August has come to an end, they’ve compiled their data and revealed their rankings for the month. With the Olympics in full swing, it's no surprise that sports and athletes were at the top of the rankings in August. (If you want to go back in time and compare what trended in the past, you can check out July’s ranking here.) == [Word Ranking] – [Most

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  • '24 Hour Television' T-shirt designed by Nara Yoshitomo & Arashi's Ohno Satoshi has almost 600,000 sales in 1.5 months

    August 13, 2012 @ 4:41 am

    As announced previously, the design for the charity T-shirts of this year’s '24 Hour Television' was completed jointly by Arashi’s Ohno Satoshi and modern artist Nara Yoshitomo. In 1.5 months, sales of the T-shirts have reached 596,203 (as of August 9th). This surpasses the 458,306 shirts sold in 2008, and currently holds the record for most number of '24 Hour TV' T-shirts sold. With sales averaging at about 2000 daily, it is expected that sa

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  • Arashi's Ohno Satoshi and Aiba Masaki dress up as folklore ogres in new Nissan CM

    August 1, 2012 @ 7:47 pm

    Arashi’s Ohno Satoshi and Aiba Masaki appeared at the CM presentation for Nissan’s Serena S-Hybrid line of cars on August 1st. The two were dressed up as Namahage (folklore ogres) in the CM, so they appeared as Namahage for the CM presentation and were making battle cries as they went on stage. When they got to the middle of the stage, the two of them took of their masks and Ohno remarked cheekily, “It’s actually me” while Aiba asked the aud

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  • Arashi's Ohno Satoshi chosen as navigator for NHK Disney documentary

    July 28, 2012 @ 11:55 am

    On July 27, it was announced that Arashi’s Ohno Satoshi (31) would serve as the navigator for the NHK documentary “Subete wa Yume o Todokeru tame ni ~Walt Disney Souzou no Kiseki~,” which will air on August 22 at 10 PM. Incidentally, this falls close to the end of the 110th birthday anniversary of Walt Disney, the genius creator of the popular Mickey Mouse character and the founder of the company. Ohno, who is deeply knowledgeable abou

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  • Arashi holding 'AraFes' concerts at National Stadium in 2012 & 2013

    July 22, 2012 @ 12:30 am

    Johnny & Associates announced on July 20th that Arashi will be holding its concert at the National Olympic Stadium in Tokyo on September 20th and 21st. Arashi has held its concerts at the National Stadium for the last 5 years since 2008. It’s confirmed that the 2013 concert will also be held at the venue before it closes for a large-scale renovation in preparation for a bid to host the 2020 Summer Olympics. "AraFes" meaning "Arashi's

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  • 45,000 fans celebrate Ninomiya Kazunari's birthday at Tokyo Dome

    June 18, 2012 @ 4:15 pm

    On June 17th, Arashi held their special event 'Arashi no WakuWaku Gakkou 2012' at the Tokyo Dome. This is a charity event with the sub-title 'Mainichi ga Motto Kagayaku 5-tsu no Jyugyou (5 lessons which make daily life more shining)', and for this event, the members turn into “teachers” and give lessons to their fans (or “students”) on various subjects. Each of the members wore white coats and were teachers for around 30 minutes. The da

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  • Arashi's Ohno Satoshi mimics his co-actors at a fan gratitude event

    June 6, 2012 @ 7:23 pm

    On June 4th, Arashi’s Ohno Satoshi (31) attended a fan gratitude event for his Fuji TV drama “Kagi no Kakkata Heya” (currently on-air, Mondays at 9 P.M.). At the request of their fans, Ohno was asked to mimic the lines of their co-actors Sato Koichi (51) and Toda Erika (23), a method he uses to practice his lines back at home. Sato did not find Ohno’s mimicking satisfactory and stated, “Doesn’t it sound more like Matsuda Yusaku (actor)?” I

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  • Arashi's Ohno Satoshi and Nara Yoshitomo collaborate to create "24Hour Television" T-Shirts

    May 24, 2012 @ 6:58 pm

    On May 23rd, it was revealed that Arashi’s Ohno Satoshi (31) attended an announcement conference for this year’s “24Hour Television 35 ‘Ai wa Chikyuu wo Sukuu’” (to be held on August 25th to the 26th) and announced his collaboration with artist Nara Yoshitomo (52) to create the design for the program’s charity T-shirts. Regarding this big project, Ohno explained the T-shirt’s design with, “It’s simple. I think it would help build the futur

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