Looking beneath the surface of Japan.
We hear from Japan Times journalists and guests with their fingers on the pulse of current events and trends in Japan.
Hosted by Oscar Boyd.
Japan's foreign residents are trapped — Part 3
Japan Times reporter Magdalena Osumi provides an update on Japan's border situation.
When will Japan get a vaccine for COVID-19?
Several different coronavirus vaccines are now being distributed in more than 40 countries across the world, but Japan is yet to approve a single formula.
So long, 2020
We hear from listeners of Deep Dive about what got them through 2020.
Recultured: Episode 4 — Rebuild
Released in October, Demon Slayer smashed box office records, and looks to become the highest grossing film in Japanese history. What does that say about pop culture in 2020?
Recultured: Episode 3 — Adapt
As Japan's state of emergency comes to an end, NiziU's "Make You Happy" becomes the song of the summer.
Recultured: Episode 2 — Isolate
When COVID-19 brought about a stay-at-home spring, Animal Crossing provided us with a digital island escape.
Fascinating and eye opening
Every week another new and interesting subject, presented well, concise but long enough to be eye opening, revealing and fun.
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