This USB device exists solely to warm up rice balls, and honestly, it does a great job

Originally published on Sora News by Dale Roll

We just wish it could warm up more than one at a time.

When it comes to convenience store rice balls, there are two kinds of people: the ones who warm them up, and the ones who eat them at room temperature or straight off the shelf. Apparently, the divide is regional. In cold areas like Hokkaido and Tohoku, and also for some reason the not-so-cold southwestern Kyushu, it’s common for convenience store staff to ask you if you want them to warm up your rice balls in the microwave for you, but not so much in Tokyo

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