Welcome to The J-Sub Experiment!

The J-Sub Experiment is a linguistic research endeavor that helps students learn Japanese through movies, anime, video games, and related media.

Summer Intensive Course 2018

Sign up today for an intensive 20-day, 120-hour course on the fundamentals of Japanese. We will be covering the textbooks Genki I and Genki II, and we will be utilizing the script of Spirited Away (千と千尋の神隠し.)  Open to all people ages 13+.  Click the link for more info.


Here are some samples of what The J-Sub Experiment has to offer.


Japanese Starter Kit

Japanese in a nutshell, an introduction to Japanese, its history and linguistic mechanisms.



Anime Index

Our famous text-based runthroughs of anime episodes and video games.


Final Fantasy X Runthrough

A fast-paced runthrough of the critically acclaimed Final Fantasy X.


Total Kanji Runthough

A video-based runthrough of the Common Use Kanji. Part 1 covers stroke order and meaning. Part 2 covers all important readings through vocabulary.