This grumpy old man was the first to kick us out of a spot. He let me take his photo though cause I told him I had the same hat at home on my mantle.
Photos & Captions: Austin Hironaka
Time to reveal a little backstory about these latest Dispatch posts. When we first heard that Hironaka wanted to do updates for Snowboardermag.com from Japan we assumed it was the famed mathematician Heisuke Hironaka. Then when we saw all of the lowbrow snaps we realized that things weren't adding up. Booyah!!!! Ziiing.
These vending machines are gonna put convenient stores out of business.
Asian, Mole, or racist?
I really like cars but I have never see one quite like this. It was de-badged but had porsche brakes bigger than my head which lead me to believe it was a porsche question mark.
Hey buddy, next time you are gonna wear your cum rag in public, at least try to wash it first.
Really, Ritz Crackers.. You guys couldn't come up with a better prize than this..?
What do you need? You will find it on one of the 24 floors of Tokyu Hands.
Tourist Photo: Public drinking (which is allowed) in Shibuya's busy intersection.
Thank you Mr Koo and your wife for the amazing food and hospitality!
Japanese Karaoke, need I saw more..
Teddy Koo, I think..
*Insert Caption here that includes the name Nick Hyne in it.
Mr Yoshida rollin Yoshida style.
Teddy Koo and his back up singers singing Justin Bieber.
This shit's no joke!!
Just what I needed after a long night of costumes, champaign, tambourines, and bad singers/singing!!
I hope this isn't this guys only mode of transportation.
Sapporo, Japan. Whatever you're into.
Our street food is usually a hot dog or burrito. Here you just get roasted squid.
Sumimasen, What year is the big grey van on the left?
You said it Volcom!!
Alex Cantin, Nick Hyne, Hironaka san, Teddy Koo, Takaharu Nakai, Fumio san, and a few more samurais. Awesome day at Sapporo Kokusai
Mt Yotei in all her glory.
This will never get old to me!! I really really rike Japan!
Enjoy winter where ever you are!!