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TV

JAPANESE COMMERCIALS, VOL. 16

It’s that time again…fresh and brand new TV commercials straight from Japan courtesy of YouTuber, JPCMHD! Chocolate treats, mobile games, Ayumi Hamasaki in a Clash of Queens ad, Snickers, GANTZ: 0, vitamin drink and a whole lot more. Check out the fun stuff below!

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TV

JAPANESE COMMERCIALS, VOL. 15

Been a while since I’ve done one of these but it’s time for a fresh batch of TV commercials straight from Japan! Pocky, ramen in a cup, J-Pop songstress Ayumi Hamasaki in a ad for Clash of Queens, a mobile game, am amazing ad for Pocari Sweat, crazy Playstation VR commercial, Y! Mobile with cute […]

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Games

Mega Man fan game throws in some J-Pop

Mega Man Unlimited is a fan game that has proven to be a labour of love for its creators and recently the game entered into its Alpha phase of testing. To mark this fantastic milestone, YouTube user  MegaPhilX, has put together the following clip with a distinctive “Japanese style” vibe to it adding some J-Pop courtesy of pop Princess, […]

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Music

Japan Weekly Music Charts 5/11 – 11/11

Time to see what’s been happening on the Oricon music charts in Japan! Single Weekly Ranking 1. “Kitagawa Kenji” – NMB48 : 11/7 (317,051) 2. THINK ‘BOUT IT! – THE SECOND from EXILE : 11/7 (106,161) 3. “UZA” – AKB48 : 10/31 (45,177) 4. “Answer” – flumpool : 11/7 (34,699) 5. “DT Suteru / Let’s Go ED” – Golden Ixion Bomber DT : 11/7 (23,047) […]

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Events Japan Music People

Ayumi Hamasaki Will Take To The Stage At “Kishidan Banpaku 2012”

This years marks the 15th anniversary for Kishidan and to celebrate, they’re holding a live concert event called, “Kishidan Banpaku 2012 ‘Boso Rock ‘n’ Roll Olympic”. The event will take place at the Sodegaura Seaside Park in Chiba on September 16th and 17th. Some of the acts that have already been confirmed are T.M. Rvolution, VAMPS, Koizumi Kyoko and Okamura Yasuyuki with hugely popular J-Pop […]

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Music

My J-Pop interests

I have a fairly eclectic taste in music ranging from Rnb, modern classical, hard trance and now J-Pop. I discovered J-Pop about 2 years ago  through pop starlet, Ayumi Hamasaki. The below short description from Wikipedia: “Ayumi Hamasaki (?? ??? Hamasaki Ayumi, also ?? ?; born October 2, 1978) is a Japanese singer-songwriter and former […]

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Music

J-Pop Preview Mix…about to be posted!

Have had a little time here and there between training for a new job and engrossing myself with the 3DS to do a little work on the J-Pop mix previously mentioned. I have too much music from the same artists namely Ayumi Hamasaki, AKB48 and Koda Kumi so not much variety I’m afraid but this […]