Alternative History
Empire of Japan
Timeline: Viva California
Capital Tokyo, Kyoto
Largest city Beijing
Other cities Vladivostok, Seoul, Taipei, Hong Kong, Nanjing
Language Japanese, Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, Russian
Religion Buddhism, Maoism, Daoism, Shintoism
Government Constitutional Monarchy
Prime Minister
Currency Yen

Japan is undisputed ruler of nearly all the Pacific Basin, and most of what was formerly China. The Russians have fought against Japan throughout the whole of the last century, eventually losing most of the Russian Far East, barely retaining their possessions to a perpendicular with Lake Baikal.