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Games

Skies Of Arcadia Dreamcast

Any diehard Sega fan will absolutely love the Dreamcast console and undoubtedly one of the best games to be released for the system was the JRPG, Skies Of Arcadia. Vadu Amka, a Belgian graphic artist, clearly felt the same way as he showed off this Skies Of Arcadia inspired Dreamcast he modded. He explained how […]

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Hardware

Sega Dreamcast Theme For Nintendo 3DS

In yet another “Japan is awesome” bit of news, we hear that something really cool and retro is heading for the Nintendo 3DS. Fans of the Sega Dreamcast will be pleased to hear that a new theme, based around Sega’s console, is headed to the 3DS. The theme has awesome effects like the sound of […]

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Games

Sega Hard Girls Appear In Smartphone Game

The Sega Hard Girls are 2D girls versions of Sega consoles from yesteryear. From the Dreamcast through to the MegaDrive (Genesis). Now they’re going to be making an appearance as chips in a smartphone game.   The game in question is Phantasy Star Online 2 ES. The chips will be used in game to give […]

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Figures

Skies OF Arcadia Figure Drops The Jaw

Japandaman’s favourite all time home console is the Sega Dreamcast and one of the best games on the system that was ahead of its time is Skies of Arcadia. The inventive and adventurous RPG from Overworks proved to be a huge favourite with fans so it’s with bated breath that I came across this figure. […]

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Anime

Sega Hard Girls Bring Retro Sega Consoles Back

There’s many Sega fans out there either for the amazing software they produced, the addictive gameplay found in their consoles or both. There are many fond memories of the Mega Drive (Genesis), Master System, Game Gear and, my personal favourite, the Dreamcast. So it’s with great anticipation that I hear about an anime series being […]

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Fashion

Dreamcast 15th anniversary watch

We here at Japandaman HQ have said a few times that the Sega Dreamcast is our all time favourite console. Ok, maybe that only applies to Japandaman. In any case, it looks like there are still some diehard fans in Japan with one fan taking his love to a whole new level. They’ve gone to […]

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Events

Hatsune Miku artist draws Dreamcast mascots

Crossovers in games are nothing new, especially when you’re talking about Samurai & Dragons which features more crossovers than you can poke a stick at. From Bayonetta, monsters from Soul Sacrifice and even Sonic the Hedgehog, there’s something in there for everyone. Now, the artist behind Vocaloid Hatsune Miku, has lent his artistic skill to […]

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Figures

Shenmue Ryo Hazuki figure ships later this year

Fans of the cult classic Sega Dreamcast game, Shenmue, will be absolutely clamouring to get this next release. First4Figures is going to be releasing a 12 inch (1/6 scale) figure of Ryo Hazuki, Shenmue’s hero and main character. The figure will be available in two flavours, regular and Exclusive, which is part of the new Sega […]

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Fashion

Sega Collaborates To Release Segakawaii Goods

Sega has collaborated with apparel label, “galaxxxy” to release a brand new range of accessories and clothes called, “Segakawaii”, where they have taken Sega’s well known products and given them an overhaul. The goods hit the streets of Japan a few days ago on April 25th aimed at the female Sega fan.       Don’t […]

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Games Hardware Japan Pop Culture

Bishoujo Girls For All of Sega’s 13 Consoles From Miku Designer

The artist known as Kei, responsible for the look of well known Vocaloid Hatsune Miku, has turned his considerable talent skill set to designing and illustrating something for retro console lovers. Kei has illustrated a range of Segakko or Sega daughters for 13 of Sega’s past consoles, some known extremely well and some others relics of […]