Doraemon Promo Hits Magazine Covers

Doraemon is a staple in Japan, having been around for a number of years now. To mark the release of his new feature film, Doraemon: New Nobita’s Great Demon ~Peko and the Exploration Party of Five, magazine publisher, Shogakukan, will be running a promotion for the blue cat. Starting back on February 15th and spanning up until April 7th, […]

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Science Magazine Ships Hatsune Miku Soundboard

Now here’s a cool freebie that you don’t see everyday. A science magazine in Japan,  Otona no Kagaku (Science for Adults) , will be packaging a cool extra in the April edition. They will bundle in a  “DSX-39″ Pocket Miku which is essentially a pocket keyboard which reproduces vocaloid sounds. The keyboard makes this possible by utilising the  eVocaloid […]

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Japan’s Top Ten Wanted Games

Famitsu magazine in Japan has recently polled their readers to determine their most wanted games, the result of which are below. Quite a few Nintendo titles made it, five in fact, even though the top polled game was a PS3 title. The PS3 console saw four games make the cut. The PS Vita had a […]

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Japanese Graphic Work From Yesteryear

Some amazing Japanese graphic artwork was recently brought to my attention that I thought needed to be shared with everyone else. The images below come from the 1920’s and 30’s during a time when Japan looked at new ways and techniques of graphic design which was running rampant through the nation. The gallery below of […]

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Famitsu Readers List Their Top 50

In the most recent edition of Famitsu in Japan, included is a complete catalogue of everything Nintendo related and in one of the segments, the magazine has put the challenge out to readers to list their top 50 games from the house that Nintendo built. The list can be seen below, what do you think? […]

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