This app was removed from the App Store.

Japanese JLPT N5 (Vocabulary & Kanji Flashcards)

Japanese JLPT N5 (Vocabulary & Kanji Flashcards)

iOS Universal Education

Own Wish Buy Buy

Starting to learn Japanese? JLPT? Start here for free. No ads, no downloads, no in-app purchases, no 'Review me' popups and nothing annoying - ever.


*** Full N1-N5 audio and kanji writing trainer now available in the full version ***


◆ Beautiful "Map" Interface
Your entire vocabulary is shown as one large map that you can freely scroll and zoom around in. Depending on your progress, each sticky is assigned a colour from red (new) to green (mastered).

◆ Kanji Animations
View kanji stroke order animations and (in the full version) be guided how to write each and every one of them (6500+) with the built in trainer.

◆ Highly Detailed
All kanji, radicals, elements, words, compounds, similar looking kanji (and examples in the full version) are "touchable" linking you to something new - drill down infinite layers.

◆ Decks
Complete kanji and vocabulary data required for the JLPT N5 exam.

◆ SRS Leitner Study Method + Calendar = Awesomeness
Just set a future date and let the scheduler tell you when and what to study, everyday.



◆ A beautiful, smooth, free scrolling "map" interface 
◆ Includes JLPT N5 vocabulary and kanji
◆ Kanji stroke order animations
◆ Full kanji details: Radicals, elements, SKIP, etc.
◆ All information is hyper-linked to other entries
◆ Scheduler - set a future date and your daily study is calculated 
◆ SRS study algorithm
◆ Similar kanji display
◆ iCloud background syncing
◆ Filtering, sorting and searching
◆ Flag any sticky for later reference
◆ Rolling progress chart
◆ Rock solid, loved and looked after by a kanji geek
◆ Full and detailed help with screenshots
◆ Universal app. iOS8+. iPad Pro ready.

Full version extras:

◆ Complete JLTP 1-5 vocabulary and kanji
◆ Audio samples (native speaker) for all vocabulary (8200 words)
◆ 6500+ kanji animations
◆ Translate text to furigana and English
◆ Kanji writing trainer built into every card
◆ RSS Japanese news feed
◆ Details for 6355 kanji: radicals, elements, SKIP, codes, etc.
◆ Full English/Japanese dictionary with SKIP
◆ 22 decks
◆ Detailed example sentence module
◆ Freely create and import your own decks
◆ In-app import (no need for iTunes)
◆ Stickies can be added, moved, deleted and edited
◆ Extensive options
◆ "Night mode"
◆ "Launch Centre Pro" = "stickystudyjapanese://"
◆ Awesome support

Twitter: @justininjapan
Web + user guide:

The SKIP system for ordering kanji was developed by Jack Halpern (, and is used with his permission.

KanjiVG (animations) is copyright Ulrich Apel.

I'm Justin. I moved to Japan in 2002 and I'm married to my Japanese wife (lovingly called "Spellchecker"). I've taken the JLPT tests up to L1 (yes, I was there) using this app. I speak, read and write Japanese fluently and I'm an overactive developer who really should relax a little more.

Show More...

What's New

- 3d Touch shortcuts added to the homescreen (iPhone 6s and 7)
- Fixed: Browse view touch bug (iPhone 6s and 7)
- Fixed: Now remembers last deck studied
- Fixed: iPad Pro 10.5 screen issues
- Changed: 'iCloud Updated' dialog no longer shows at startup. One less button to press.

My Rating

App Store Rating