Kansai Scene Magazine
 

 

Painfully funny

Feature : Dourly urban and financially fraught, Osaka is nevertheless, with its Yoshimoto slapstick, TV knockabout and traditional rakugo, Japan's king of comedy. Why is that?

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:: Online Articles

:: FEATURE

Painfully funny
Osaka - Japan's comedy central

:: TECH

The iPhone and Japan
The iPhone cometh?

:: CulTuRE

Kawaii!!!
Most spoken, and least explained expression

:: update

Camera(s) rules(s)
A philosophy of modern photography

:: travel

A big getaway on a small island
St. Eustatius, Caribbean Islands

:: getaway

Black pyjamas not included
Ninja Town, Iga Ueno, Mie

:: Kansai Listings

:: CINEMA LISTINGS

Up to date cinema listings guide so you always know what's on, where and when!

:: ART

Best exhibitions & listings

:: EVENTS

Best events & listings

:: LIVE

Best gigs & listings

:: CLUB

All the hot picks

:: Also in this month's mag

:: Food + gouRmET giRl

K's Pizza + Ek Chuah

:: DRINK

B-trip + Annual Osaka Pub Crawl

:: FESTIVAL

Best festivals & listings

:: READ

New releases & recommendations

:: FILM

Best films & cinema listings

:: LANGUAGE

Talking rubbish

:: living

Disposable computer world
Trash your computer

:: sPECiAl

Day of the itadori
Japan's knotweed hunter

:: PRoFilE

No pain, no gain
Karim Byron