Most people are in love with Japan for many reasons: Its delicate cuisine, natural landscapes, and forward-thinking, unconventional trends. The latter, especially, is prominent in the streets of major cities like Tokyo and Osaka, where locals can be seen all decked out in the trendiest streetwear labels.

One of the most popular things about fashion in Japan is its sneaker culture. Some of the world’s most famous cult sneaker brands come from the land of the rising sun, especially the capital, Tokyo.

Here, an introduction to the Japanese cult sneaker brands that should be on your radar.