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The Tofugu Podcast: Japan and Japanese Language

By Tofugu

For people who want to visit Japan, live in Japan, and learn Japanese. Please excuse the tangents.

  1. 1.
    How to Count Living Things (and Monsters, and Robots) in Japanese02/06/2019
    52:51
  2. 2.
    How to Counter Anything02/06/2019
    1:13:35
  3. 3.
    Becoming Famous in Japan - An Interview with Big in Japan02/06/2019
    1:07:27
  4. 4.
    Ganbaru: Do Your Best to Listen to This Podcast02/06/2019
    49:23
  5. 5.
    How to Use ~san, ~kun, ~sama, and All the Other Japanese Honorific Name Enders08/21/2018
    1:03:38
  6. 6.
    Rendaku: Why it's HITOBITO and not HITOHITO08/14/2018
    1:18:43
  7. 7.
    Counting in Japanese with Your Karate Teacher Sensei Jeff07/30/2018
    1:03:17
  8. 8.
    Japanese Whisky (ft. Brian Ashcraft)07/24/2018
    50:45
  1. 9.
    O Genki Desu Ka?07/10/2018
    1:08:01
  2. 10.
    ちょっと, a Little Word That Means a Lot06/13/2018
    1:01:37
  3. 11.
    Ways to Improve Your Japanese Pronunciation05/23/2018
    1:10:34
  4. 12.
    Getting Into 込む Compound Verbs05/15/2018
    1:26:01
  5. 13.
    Podcast Updates! New Season and Secret Guests!04/02/2018
    7:30
  6. 14.
    How to Lead a Group of Friends Around Japan03/19/2018
    1:10:52
  7. 15.
    White Day, Japan's Sequel to Valentine's Day03/12/2018
    48:19
  8. 16.
    Stories from Translating Final Fantasy X feat. Alex O. Smith03/05/2018
    1:27:43
  9. 17.
    How to Make Friends in Japan02/26/2018
    57:29
  10. 18.
    The Absolute BEST Japanese Learning Resources from 201701/29/2018
    1:47:21
  11. 19.
    How to Get a Job at a Japanese Video Game Company feat. Ben Judd01/22/2018
    1:27:31
  12. 20.
    Tips on Passing the JET Program Interview01/15/2018
    1:10:55
  13. 21.
    Answering Your Own Questions About Japanese12/26/2017
    1:00:07
  14. 22.
    The Challenge of Bringing Japanese Rock to America feat. Robby Takac from the Goo Goo Dolls12/18/2017
    1:07:41
  15. 23.
    Learning Japanese and Secret Ways to Visit Japan: Advice from Loretta "Kemushichan"12/11/2017
    1:11:49
  16. 24.
    How to Learn Japanese with Anime (And Why Maybe You Shouldn't)12/04/2017
    1:00:11
  17. 25.
    The Lifestyle Behind Japanese Clothing Brand Kiriko11/27/2017
    53:25
  18. 26.
    Foreigner Forgiveness: What Happens When You Screw Up in Japan11/20/2017
    1:04:40
  19. 27.
    Tofugu Answers 50 of YOUR Questions: The Tofugu Podcast 50th Episode Special11/13/2017
    1:17:01
  20. 28.
    Visiting Tokyo’s Festival and Drum Museum11/06/2017
    22:07
  21. 29.
    Tofugu’s Favorite Japanese Ghosts and Monsters10/30/2017
    1:04:03
  22. 30.
    Our Favorite Japanese Learning Resources from Tofugu’s "What I Use to Study Japanese" Article Series10/23/2017
    1:21:15
  23. 31.
    Improving Relationships in Japan Through Omiyage10/16/2017
    59:06
  24. 32.
    How to Memorize Japanese Words Faster with Keyword Mnemonics10/06/2017
    1:19:16
  25. 33.
    Why Are Japanese Classes Disappearing from Your School?09/29/2017
    1:03:44
  26. 34.
    What's the Difference Between On'yomi and Kun'yomi Kanji?09/22/2017
    1:36:44
  27. 35.
    What to Do with One Day in Tokyo09/15/2017
    1:15:01
  28. 36.
    We Rented a Japanese Homeless Man09/08/2017
    1:05:25
  29. 37.
    The Japanese Craft Beer Movement feat. Beer Tengoku09/01/2017
    1:07:21
  30. 38.
    Do You Need to Go to Japan to Study "Real" Martial Arts? Feat. Guillaume Erard08/25/2017
    1:20:53
  31. 39.
    How to Become a TV Star in Japan feat. Matthew Chozick08/18/2017
    1:25:22
  32. 40.
    Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Freelance Japanese Translator? feat. Nora Stevens Heath08/11/2017
    58:15
  33. 41.
    When you go to Japan, Don't Make Any Plans08/04/2017
    50:23
  34. 42.
    The 5 Best Japanese Learning Resources of 2017 (So Far)07/28/2017
    1:08:16
  35. 43.
    Is the JET Program Right for You?07/21/2017
    1:34:19
  36. 44.
    How to Protect Yourself from Japan's "Black Companies"07/14/2017
    1:19:33
  37. 45.
    What Can You Do With a B.A. in Japanese Studies? Feat. ShinpaiDeshou07/07/2017
    58:45
  38. 46.
    Can You Live off Japanese Vending Machines for One Year?06/30/2017
    1:11:30
  39. 47.
    Tofugu Answers Your Weird Japan Questions: Volume One06/23/2017
    57:08
  40. 48.
    Where to Stay in Japan When You Don't Stay in a Hotel06/16/2017
    40:48
  41. 49.
    The Efficiency Myth (and How Japanese Resources Fake Efficiency)06/09/2017
    49:46
  42. 50.
    A Food Itinerary for Your Japanese Vacation06/02/2017
    56:39
  43. 51.
    Where Does All This Free Manga Come From? Feat. Kewl021005/26/2017
    1:17:21
  44. 52.
    Is Japanese Class the Best Way to Learn Japanese?05/19/2017
    59:57
  45. 53.
    Interpreting for Osamu Tezuka feat. Frederik Schodt05/12/2017
    1:08:54
  46. 54.
    Do Japanese People Stereotype Foreigners?05/05/2017
    43:47
  47. 55.
    The Tofugu Team's Top Onsen Experiences04/28/2017
    36:18
  48. 56.
    Translating Historical Texts (That Have Never Been Translated Before) feat. Matt Alt04/21/2017
    44:47
  49. 57.
    4 Tokyo Walking Tours That Showcase Japanese Design feat. Spoon & Tamago04/14/2017
    1:20:28
  50. 58.
    Why You Should Go To Japan Instead of Taking a Japanese Class04/07/2017
    53:39
  51. 59.
    What's a Yokai and Should I Be Scared? feat. Zack Davisson03/31/2017
    1:24:49
  52. 60.
    How to Taste Sake feat. SakéOne03/24/2017
    2:16:12
  53. 61.
    The 5 "Hidden Gem" Prefectures You Should Visit in Japan feat. Kay from JNTO03/17/2017
    1:08:01
  54. 62.
    The Evolution of Anime Research feat. Helen McCarthy03/10/2017
    1:07:42
  55. 63.
    Getting your Gambling on in Japan03/03/2017
    1:04:57
  56. 64.
    The Underground Japanese Music Scene feat. Ian F. Martin02/24/2017
    45:43
  57. 65.
    What Makes a Good Japanese Translator? feat. Alexander O. Smith02/17/2017
    55:48
  58. 66.
    How to Get the Most Out of Your ALT Life in Japan feat. James from ALT Insider02/10/2017
    24:27
  59. 67.
    Joining STU48, Japan's New Seafaring Idol Group02/03/2017
    28:37
  60. 68.
    Traveling as a Vegetarian in Japan02/02/2017
    28:57
  61. 69.
    How To Get a Job in Japan feat. Peter Lackner01/27/2017
    46:03
  62. 70.
    Special Ep: I Like OJ Fancast01/25/2017
    5:11
  63. 71.
    Transitive and Intransitive Verbs in Japanese feat. Kristen01/20/2017
    29:17
  64. 72.
    Special Ep: PPAP Fancast12/22/2016
    5:26
  65. 73.
    The Legend of Japanese Jesus12/22/2016
    9:37
  66. 74.
    Robot Restaurant, the Second Greatest Show on Earth12/22/2016
    17:11
  67. 75.
    Christmas in Japan and How to Celebrate It Right12/22/2016
    15:31
  68. 76.
    Tsujigiri, the Japanese Word for "Cutting Someone Down to Test a New Sword"12/19/2016
    18:42

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