Akiba Stabber to Hang



Tomohiro Kato, the maniac who in 2008 used a knife and a truck to conduct a bloody slaughter in Akihabara, slaying 7 and wounding a further 10, has finally been sentenced to death.

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  • Anonymous commented on April 2, 2011 17:23

    He has been Tainted by the Ruinous Temptations of the Chaos Gods!!!... More

  • Anonymous commented on April 2, 2011 17:21

    Life is a Prison, Death a Release!!!!... More

Akihabara Pedestrian Paradise Returns


Akihabara’s “pedestrian paradise” is back – the roads are closed to all but foot traffic on Sundays once again, and many thousands of shoppers packed the area in celebration.

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  • sugimoto commented on January 26, 2011 11:15

    i was there.... it's so crowded....... More

  • Lawence Codye commented on January 26, 2011 07:11

    Truly a paradise indeed... Oh oh oh, pick me, pick me, I wanna come, I wanna come...... More

Akiba Stabber Copycat Maims 11 in Mazda Massacre


A man has gone on a bloody rampage at a Mazda automobile factory, running over and injuring or killing 11 people in an attack he claims was based on the notorious massacre conducted by a disgruntled otaku on the streets of Akihabara.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 20, 2011 07:24

    d000d it's kim jong's long lost brother!!1... More

  • Ben commented on August 26, 2010 14:47

    What's creepy is how many of these crazed (usually hikkikomori or NEET) Japanese guys basically just do the deed just to do it, and accept the consequences.... More

Iwate Bans Cutlery


As part of the “dagger knife” ban instigated after the Akiba stabbing spree, a Japanese prefecture has banned knives used to prepare oysters “for being too pointy.”

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  • Ward commented on September 4, 2010 22:07

    wow i met shanks become common in japan because of this... More

  • Anonymous commented on October 21, 2009 07:17

    Youd think Japan police would had more important things to do than... you know... confiscating sharp objects that ARE supposed to be sharp and pointy... More

Daughter Plots Parent Murder Over Manga Collection


An aggrieved lady (36) who plotted the murder of her own mother, after she suggested she throw away her prized manga collection, comprising several thousand volumes, has been arrested. For good measure, she also attempted to secure the murder of her father into the deal.

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  • Anonymous commented on August 23, 2011 12:05

    if your 36 why are you even living with your mom? move to an apartment or something... More

  • Anonymous commented on November 19, 2010 06:42

    You're right. That's why I hate humans... Oh.. and of course I hate you too.... More

Seiyuu Murder Plot Foiled


A young man (19) who threatened to stab a seiyuu, thought to be 茅原実里 / Minori Chihara (or みのりん / Minorin), who provides, amongst many others, the voices of Yuki Nagato and Minamike’s Chiaki, has been arrested.

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  • Anonymous commented on June 14, 2010 07:23

    Rule 1 of murdur planning: Don't announce your plan online.... More

  • Ookami commented on July 15, 2009 14:37

    Not mine Nagato seiyuu you freak D: !!!!!!... More

79-Year-Old Lady in Shibuya Stabbing Frenzy


An elderly lady (79) was arrested after randomly stabbing two female passersby, at Shibuya station in the heart of Tokyo, we hear.

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  • Anonymous commented on December 11, 2009 03:22

    kyon-kun denwa... More

  • Question Mark commented on January 1, 2009 21:21

    she couldnt have just pissed in public?... More

Lady Stabber Carves Through 7 at Station


A lady (34) who viciously attacked seven male passersbys at a station, injuring six of them, has been overpowered and arrested, we hear. Her rampage was only stopped when her last victim, a student, subdued her, and police took custody of her.

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  • Anonymous commented on July 7, 2009 02:45

    "It looks as if tragedy was only averted by her lack of RPG born wisdom – she picked only an ineffectual level 1 weapon with only a few centimetres of blade to work with." "These acts... More

  • Panther commented on July 29, 2008 12:35

    So now Japan's ugly side is finally showing itself in the flood of such incidents. I wonder when the government will finally shake itself up and wake up to the fact that the society and... More

Cosplay Cops on Patrol


Police at Shigeru Mizuki Road, a Tottori tourist trap themed after esteemed mangaka Shigeru Mizuki’s works, have taken to cosplaying fairies in their efforts to patrol innocuously.

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  • Anonymous commented on September 13, 2009 09:56

    Well, they already made a dorama about yaoi fangirl cops. Shit, that would be awesome. It's like Moe Lethal Weapon. No, Actually, they should cast in Tommy Lee Jones as the Sempai. And a black actor. Chris... More

  • rozza commented on August 16, 2009 20:38

    cool... More

14-Year-Old Girl Stabs Two in Copycat Knife Rampage


A middle school girl (14) stabbed two people, a man (26) and a women (25), in a random act of violence clearly inspired by the grand Akiba stabber himself; true to the pattern, she gave advance notice of her deranged intent by way of a mobile phone bulletin board, with the unambiguous warning “I’ll kill people”.

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  • Anonymous commented on December 19, 2009 08:40

    i would love to be stabbed by a 14 year old school girl. hell if i got that message on my phone id run to the spot where its gonna go down.... More

  • CraniumC0re commented on December 14, 2008 03:45

    To be quite fair the copy cats aren't that clever. I mean the original did he basicly because he hated the world. But when kid (Who has not/cant experienced all the world and all it... More

Seiyuu Stabber: Nana Mizuki’s Would-be Killer Foiled


Famed seiyuu and singer 水樹奈々 / Nana Mizuki, as well as her legion of adoring fans, have been the subject of a devilish murder plot, another copycat of the arch-stabber, we are told.

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  • cats2 commented on January 24, 2011 05:48

    JSDF amounts to a "mall cop" and a phone that gives them a line to America.... More

  • Anonymous commented on June 20, 2010 18:31

    lol i think it's funny... More

Stabber Plague: 300 and Counting…


Since the infamy in Akihabara, a wave of copycat would be stabbers has arisen, not to mention a number of actual stabbers, with police now having investigated a total of 300 incidents of threatened or actual violence, chiefly being posted to online bulletin boards.

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  • Ben commented on August 26, 2010 14:58

    Shit is chaos in Japan...... More

  • Arekanderu commented on July 22, 2009 06:52

    ƒXƒ^ƒ“ƒhƒAƒƒ“•¡‡‘Ì he shoots, he SCORES!... More

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