The month of August will soon roll in and with it comes a host of new and exciting programmes on HELLO! JAPAN, channel 149 on Starhub Cable Vision.

NEW SPECIAL

Weekly Yamasaki-Kun

Premieres August 14, 7pm.

Synopsis:

In this special episode of Weekly Yamasaki-Kun, we head all the way to Kyushu to bring you the latest Ramen Restaurants and their special ramen from the Kumamoto prefecture.

In recent years, more and more ramen restaurants are opening up in Kumamoto and in the battlefield of Ramen last year (2013), competition is at its peak! Feast your senses on not only the traditional Kumamoto Ramen but also new inventions and specialty ramen from other areas from within Kyushu! See how each restaurant competes with their individual trump cards ranging from cooking broth using special methods, to having unique hairstyle of the shop staff as a trademark!

Join us in this special episode of Ramen special and satisfy the gourmand in you!

Weekly Yamasaki-Kun

Cast:

MC: Koichi Ohtaguro, Ayano Kakinoki

Reporter: Kaname Yamauchi, Akira Fukuda

FIRST & EXCLUSIVE

Dreaming Journey Season 2

New season every Thursday, 9pm

Synopsis:

Bringing you the best selection of famous travel spots from all over Japan! Local delicacies unique to that area will also be featured.

Cast:

Narrator: Oowada Shinya

SEASON FINALE

Gochi Dinner Is On You Tonight!

Season finale, August 5 – 19, 8pm

Catch the season finale to Gochi Dinner Is On You Tonight! Find out who the ultimate winner is in this 3 hour variety special spread over 3 weeks.

Gochi Dinner Is On You Tonight!