Why Japan's Geography Sucks

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  • Walking hippo
    Walking hippo 19 hours ago

    Japan is not that bad, It have a lot of fresh water, mild climate, easy access to the sea and difficult to invade.

  • Pedro Izquierdo
    Pedro Izquierdo Day ago

    6:14 Reminds me of Wano's isolationism policies

  • SuperBat
    SuperBat Day ago

    They should invade flatland for their people's sake.

  • Name goes Here
    Name goes Here Day ago

    It’s always the Mongels...

  • Reccah Jansnow Sevilla

    And those crowded cities were clean. Unlike any other crowded cities. I think it's all about discipline.

  • Alex Junior
    Alex Junior Day ago +1

    japan is when you play cid meyers civilization and start on a small island that affords two or three cities, with no strategic resources...

  • Cosmic Stars
    Cosmic Stars 2 days ago

    So World War II is still going on?

  • Obscurity
    Obscurity 2 days ago +3

    This is for all those anime bums out there who are stupid enough to even consider moving to Japan.

    • Ruth B
      Ruth B Hour ago

      Obscurity yup that’s me

  • anonymous
    anonymous 2 days ago

    she, her? wtf fucktard?

  • CraftingRex
    CraftingRex 3 days ago +1

    So that means japan just can walk into russia and say ww2 is still going

  • Mark 1707
    Mark 1707 3 days ago

    Well, nothing in this world can only be judged by good and evil, u know there’s always a reason why countries going war against others. And on that point, Japan and Germany didn’t have much different. They both lack on resources and territory...well, Japan maybe even worse, but no matter. But before you criticizing them, remember this, every single big country in this world has been though that stage. There’s none of them came from no where without conquering others, and yes, even including China in case many Chinese think in this bullshit that they never try to conquer. So instead of criticizing them, just be thankful to your ancestors who did all the dirty works so that you can sit back enjoying them while talking shit to others.

  • Danish Ara
    Danish Ara 4 days ago

    d i e d i n a t o r n a d o

  • Dbzlotrfan M
    Dbzlotrfan M 5 days ago

    Well thanks for the small bit about the other areas they attacked, not just Manchurian. And wow, 2 years of oil in reserve. I think I can absolutely see why they attacked Pearl Harbor.

  • Massachusetts Mapping

    8:45 It was not the atomic bombs that made Japan surrender. They were in backroom talks for surrender a month before the atomic bombs were dropped, and it was not the atomic bombs that prompted the leaders to meet for surrender. It was the Soviet Union invading Manchuria that did.

    • Alex Mercer
      Alex Mercer 5 days ago

      The Japanese emperor specifically mentioned the nukes in his surrender speech. And why would the Japanese get more scared about getting destroyed in Manchuria? They were willing to make their kids fight to the death against whoever until they realized they would die without the fight.

  • BLacK Phoenix
    BLacK Phoenix 6 days ago

    Honestly, I don’t understand why Japan needs the Russian Kuril Islands.
    Following the Second World War, an agreement was signed that clearly indicated that the Kuril Islands and Sakhalin belong to the USSR. In fact, only Russians live there.
    Now the Japanese government says "there was no agreement." At the same time, Russia and Japan have excellent cultural and business ties.
    I don't think that Japan is running out of space for people and they need new lands.
    Situation seems like absurd. What do you think of this?

  • Dinosauria Angry
    Dinosauria Angry 6 days ago

    Japan : GEO's sucks
    South Korea : Neighbor's sucks china, N.K. Japan..
    China : Rus's sucks outside, and our people's suck inside.
    N.Korea : World is sucks. everybody hate us.

  • Green Man
    Green Man 6 days ago

    Funny enough japan's weakness becomes its fortune.
    Because of its lack of resource, not many western powers want to colonize japan.
    Because of its natural disasters, the mongols were never able to invade japan.

  • Gary Mota
    Gary Mota 8 days ago

    Historically, the Japanese have been assholes

  • Matthew Ostergren
    Matthew Ostergren 8 days ago

    On the plus side, Japan's soil is really really fertile.

  • Bilal Unar
    Bilal Unar 9 days ago +1


  • azkanify
    azkanify 10 days ago

    Japan's geography = sucks , Korea's geography = cursed

  • Marcel Telang
    Marcel Telang 10 days ago

    So it's like nepal

  • 考え方の学校 Yoshi Sun TV

    World: Japan has no natural oil
    Japan: okay our scientists search if the hot steam which the volcanic mountains make can cover the energy we need.
    US: Don’t
    Japan: yes sir, we don’t have any natural energy...

  • hype
    hype 10 days ago +2

    Japan not struggle with food. they survive 200years of isolation in edo period and population was booming. they can make much more food when they need. they just quit farming because of industrial glow. After Usa force them open country they had only 2 choices which become super power or be colonized like every other asian country around them. they enter world war 2 for oil and some material. you miss point.

    • hype
      hype 5 days ago

      ​@Alex Mercer Are you fucking blind? I said they had food but no resorces. Japanese industrial revolution was meiji era. Do you belive japan had no food, resorces, industry but somehow they defeated China Russia and entered ww1 and ww2? Do you know how much cost to start war? you are so dump.

    • Alex Mercer
      Alex Mercer 5 days ago

      You're obviously the idiot missing the point if you think Japan is sufficient in food and resources. Japan ended up industrializing as a US colony after it got destroyed and surrendered anyway.

  • 나님
    나님 11 days ago +1

    2030: No enough land

    2050: No enough water nither

  • Daegan Johnson
    Daegan Johnson 12 days ago

    Next episode: why Italy’s/Switzerland’s geography sucks

  • Viki Evendri
    Viki Evendri 12 days ago +3

    However Japanese land full of nature harmony ☺️

  • shindari
    shindari 13 days ago

    Perhaps Japan needs to come to the hard realization that housing, supplying, and feeding a population that is 1/3rd the amount of people as the United States has, while packed into an area of livable land that is smaller than most of Korea, is a huge part of their problem.

  • Ishan Dey
    Ishan Dey 14 days ago +1

    Japan should invest in renewable energies and bio fuels to reduce dependency on other countries.

    KEN ZEN 14 days ago

    Japan ww2 Time Itary an Jamaney an cap Ero only Japan frends Everyway faiting

    JAPANESE EMPIRE 15 days ago

    japan[hahahaaaaaaaa im winner!!!!!!!!!!]
    Japan[sorry..... every body......]
    New japan[hello im japan]
    Soviet[sorry japan im me dead]
    Russia[hello im russia!]
    Japan[im new]

  • Argi Arafat
    Argi Arafat 15 days ago +1

    Indonesian: i know what are you feeling....
    Japan: yeaaah :(

    • Viki Evendri
      Viki Evendri 12 days ago

      Ada rencana mau jajah lagi kayaknya, karena pulau yang sempit, penduduk yg padat

  • Ian Salyer
    Ian Salyer 16 days ago +1

    China & North Korea: *Takes notes.*

  • Bytah
    Bytah 17 days ago

    Wait till rll finds out about India and south africa

  • Leslie Jenkins
    Leslie Jenkins 17 days ago

    9:10 that was the final jeopardy question on the tournament of champions

  • Y O
    Y O 17 days ago

    Next: Why EARTH sucks

  • J Yay
    J Yay 17 days ago

    This video is inacurate

  • Y YE
    Y YE 18 days ago

    u talking about Pikachu's birthplace?

  • Windy Squall
    Windy Squall 18 days ago

    Because of mountains, people in each habitual area enjoyed local peace, independence and individual local culture. Because of water surrounding, foreign invaders could not invade islands and commit ethnic cleansing which was done consequently at the continent. Today, water surrounding the country means more ports and more water ways, resulting more trade options and more sea military options. Japan may not have as much geopolitical advantage like USA but they do have enough advantage to sustain their country.

  • Xenolar
    Xenolar 18 days ago

    Japan has sizable resources on such as gold or copper which have already became scarce in the world. Although not well known, Kanto region has huge natural gas deposits though they were not utilized at all.
    Mountains stores huge aquifer while Korean and Chinese can no longer sustain their lives with their own available water resources. Japan is the probably only one source who could supply others with water in Asia.This is very important considering the fact that China and Korea will be swallowed by desert in 10 or 20 year time.

  • Yukimura Sanada5
    Yukimura Sanada5 19 days ago +1

    the only one to conquer Japan was America, where beforehand Japan was in the middle of taking over China and kicking Russia's ass for many years and still stronger then China by me and my friends research, as far as basic logic goes I'd say America and Japan are the top 2 nations likely to field the best military which Japan has been using loopholes repeatedly to rebuild it, people say England is #2 but I disagree with it cause Europe is like a retired old man after WW2, I also think China and Brazil have more potential then Russia but China is the one using trade and influence to inherit the era unless contested

    either way whoever has the nukes has the sore loser button to end the world to protect their useless pride, so wars by military is obsolete compared to trade and influence, cause why kill your enemy when you can buy em out, sin is increased in this modern age and easier to take hold of someones greed and lust.

  • Smeario
    Smeario 19 days ago

    Switzerland: am I a joke to you?

  • 富竹二郎
    富竹二郎 19 days ago +1


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  • Kronaz邪児
    Kronaz邪児 20 days ago +1

    8:47 "The US resulted to dropping atomic bombs"
    Dude. Resulted? Seriously?
    Proofreader. Get one.

    • anonymous
      anonymous 2 days ago

      @Kronaz邪児 i believe u do have a low understanding of the english language and a smartass syndrome

    • Kronaz邪児
      Kronaz邪児 2 days ago

      The correct word is "resorted"

    • anonymous
      anonymous 2 days ago

      huh what?

  • normal dude
    normal dude 20 days ago

    Ah shut the fuck up

  • speeds cool
    speeds cool 20 days ago +1

    You suck more than japan

  • 福岡市民チャンネル/Fukuokasimin Channel

    Don't turn northern territories into Russian territories!!!!

  • たぴ
    たぴ 20 days ago

    Im Japanese, but the major problom of Japan is natural disastors... like we have hurricanes once in a week during summer which sucks

  • Nunyo Bisnus
    Nunyo Bisnus 20 days ago +4

    “Japan has never once been conquered”
    America: press X to doubt

  • Grand Moff Tarkin
    Grand Moff Tarkin 20 days ago

    Actually it's a good thing, unless Japan has oil......

  • Brandon Xia
    Brandon Xia 21 day ago +1

    The mongols were crazy back then!

  • ಮೊಹಮ್ಮದ್ Ayãñ دکھنی

    When America was like Japan is hard to invade so let's just drop a bomb what a wonderful idea!

  • ಮೊಹಮ್ಮದ್ Ayãñ دکھنی

    3:16 Sare Jahan se Accha

  • タカトモ
    タカトモ 23 days ago +1

    I am a Japanese student.
    I hope have a friendly relationship with your country.
    Come to Japan for a trip!
    Welcome! !

    • Cholo Del rosari0
      Cholo Del rosari0 18 days ago +1

      Im looking forward to visit Japan someday cause I promised to my Osaka friends there that I would visit them

    • Yeah_Tony
      Yeah_Tony 20 days ago +1

      タカトモ Japan is my favorite , merci beacoup! 😉

  • Ryho KIM
    Ryho KIM 23 days ago

    1:26 This is wrong.
    This is not the Sea of Japan, this is East Sea.

  • SHDW
    SHDW 23 days ago +1

    Japan might not have natrual resources but they do have the power of God and Anime on their side

  • イヌニャン
    イヌニャン 23 days ago +24

    There are many mistakes in this video.

    • kaeden le
      kaeden le 2 days ago

      @Japanese y Two wrongs dont make a right. We can acknowledge how the Americans and Europeans committed to those acts around the globe, but this is a video about Japan and how Geography influenced how they lived, their politics, and their history (which involved imperialism).

    • Japanese y
      Japanese y 15 days ago +2

      That's called fake,me a 🇵🇭 Filipino man didn't believe this video too..They always say the imperialism word,how about the Americans doing in the world even the European Union who cause catastrophe like they bomb the 'Syria'.... they brainwashed the people who watch this video..

  • neki0 playz
    neki0 playz 23 days ago

    *weeb joke time*

  • orca
    orca 24 days ago

    Today's lesson.
    Keep Japan well-fed with natural resources, otherwise, you'll see apocalyptic disaster.