Feather Or Foam? Japan’s Pillow Fighting Championship Begins Qualifying Rounds

The Japanese may be known for their neatness, particularly when it comes to bed-making. But all social norms went out the window on Saturday during the qualifying rounds for the All-Japan Pillow Fighting Championships. In the small fishing town of Ito, teams gathered from across the region to compete in the event that has been one of Japan’s quirkiest since 2013.