A special feature on karate was published in the national newspaper Asahi Shinbun’s weekly publication “be on Saturday” of September 22, 2018. The article introduces topics like “the way karate spread”, “Judo circles supporting the diffusion on mainland Japan”, and “Competition spreading while traditional karate is inherited”. The Okinawa Karate Kaikan and the Okinawa Karate Information Center are also introduced in the article.