The Blood Types Of Japan Explained

In the West, we’ve got the 12 signs of the Zodiac (or 13 if you’re up on the latest new age gibberish – Ophiuchus, the serpent-bearer!).  In China, they’ve got an animal for each year.  Japan has something a little different – blood types that determine personality.

Lots of people in Japan believe that your blood type – A, B, AB, or O – determine the characteristics of your personality.  People will often ask you your blood type and after you answer, they’ll nod knowingly as if to say, ‘I knew it.’  It’s pretty odd but kind of interesting at the same time.  Continue reading