So I found this, (UNIQLOCK), via Japandemic.com, it is quite the most unique thing I have seen as of yet that is related to Time and clocks... I'm sure you won't be disappointed, though it will be sure to pull a range of emotions. Just watch it for at least 30 seconds and I promise you might be there longer.
...And I'll roughly quote my Japanese Instructor Dr. Miller, "There's no making sense of it, it is just 'Japanese'."
R. William Holzkopf Jr.