The “Japan Beer Times” is a free bilingual (English and Japanese) quarterly magazine that seeks to support craft beer in Japan. Written and produced by beer enthusiasts for beer enthusiasts as well as new drinkers, it is recognised by major brewers and craft-beer bar operators throughout the country. In addition to distribution at the establishments of such supporters, other pick-up points include tourist centres, information booths, cultural institutes, hotels, and travel offices. The contents may consist of brewery information, relevant beer news, beer reviews, educational columns, history, interviews, travel and more. The Japan Beer Times aims to inform, educate and entertain. Through cooperation and positive involvement, it is a partner to the growing craft-beer community.