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At this point unconfirmed reports indicate that large areas of land are underwater
~ BBC Reporter

Japan (Japanese: 日本, Nihon), officially known as the State of Japan, was an island country in northeastern Asia. Its capital city was Tokyo.


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Sometime before the 2012 Apocalypse, Tony Delgatto's son Wil moved to Japan and started a family. Later, when the apocalypse occurred, Tony called his family, but an earthquake disrupted the telephone connection. It's assumed that his family was killed after their house was destroyed.

It was reported on the BBC news which is watched by Genesis' crew, Tony and Harry in the Genesis discovered that Tokyo was hit by a massive earthquake and that some parts of the country sank into the ocean.

In the aftermath of the 2012 Apocalypse, Japan was destroyed and rendered uninhabitable while most of it is submerged underwater. The only known survivor of Japan was its Prime Minister.

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