KanColle Introduces New Ship Girls

KanColle Introduces New Ship Girls

Kantai Collection is a broswer based game that has really taken off in Japan. Known an KanColle or KanKore, the games revolves around a of warships reimagined as young girls. The game recently kicked off its Fall 2014 campaign which will run until November 28th, 2014....
Danganronpa Store For Osaka

Danganronpa Store For Osaka

Osaka has their own version Tokyo’s Akihabara known as Otaroad. Some would even say that Otaroad is superior to Akiba in many ways and a bigger range of goods despite being smaller in size. Now another hugely popular franchise is set to have their own store in...
A Peek Into Shibuya’s Hello Kitty Store

A Peek Into Shibuya’s Hello Kitty Store

That kawaii feline, Hello Kitty, pops up everywhere in Japan, there’s no escaping her. Now we see that she has a new appearance to add to her belt. The Hello Kitty cafe located in the PARCO department store in Shibuya recently opened with some very unique foods...
Nendoroid Figure Comes Out Of Freedom Wars

Nendoroid Figure Comes Out Of Freedom Wars

Freedom Wars is doing great business on the PS Vita, so much so that nendoroid maker, Good Smile Company has announced plans for a nendoroid crossover. The character from the game, Beatrice “Lily” Anastasi, will be receiving her very own figure which from initial...
Happy Birthday Shigeru Miyamoto

Happy Birthday Shigeru Miyamoto

A great day for the year and for Nintendo fans around the world. In fact, any gaming fan probably owes a lot to the following. It’s Shigeru Miyamoto’s birthday today. The master game designer turns 62 and while he hasn’t been cranking out any games...
SAO Kirito Bedsheets Sell Out First Day

SAO Kirito Bedsheets Sell Out First Day

The Tokyo Anime Centre in the UDX building, Akihabara is currently hosting a Sword Art Online exhibition from October 15 through to the 26th. And one of the items being sold at the event are bed sheets manufactured by Genco featuring Kirito from SAO II. However fans...
Kuroko’s Basketball Returns To The 3DS

Kuroko’s Basketball Returns To The 3DS

The Jump Twitter feed has exciting news for fans of the popular basketball anime, Kuroko’s Basketball. There’s a new game coming to the Nintendo 3DS. Jump announced the title of Kuroko’s Basketball: Ties to the Future but there was no mention of...
Japan Robot Week

Japan Robot Week

It’s a special time in Japan right now with this being Japan Robot Week. What is Robot Week? It’s a look at the many technical marvels that can be found everywhere in Japan from hulking machines that handle heavy lifting to digital machines that encourage...