The Japanese cover art for Dragon Quest Builders is looking pretty spiffy! If you're planning on grabbing a physical preorder from Japan, you might want to know that Amazon Japan is offering a download code for a recipe to craft a Slime Lamp, as well as recipes to make Slime Eyes and Mouth ornaments.
Tokyo (AFP) – Beanpole striker Kim Shin-Wook fired a quick-fire double as South Korea thrashed fierce rivals Japan 4-1 to capture a fourth East Asian championship title in Tokyo on Saturday. Japan football chief Kozo Tashima ripped into the home side after an embarrassing defeat. Show More Summary
Check out more screens here We've known for awhile now that Phantasy Star Online 2 Cloud was coming to the Switch, but news was pretty quiet after the initial reveal. Now we know from the dev team that the title is planned to hit Switch sometime in Spring 2018. Show More Summary
South Korea beat Japan 4-1 on Saturday to win the East Asian Championship after Kim Shin-wook scored two goals.
Zachary Keck Security, Asia Tokyo wants to spend billions to protect itself. With the North Korean nuclear threat rising, Japan is significantly boosting its missile-defense investment. This week, Japan’s Defense Ministry submitted its budget request for fiscal year 2018, which begins in April. Show More Summary
Want a Mega Man calendar? How about some special acrylic art, or maybe even a Thermos! Capcom has you covered with their line of Mega Man 30th anniversary merch. No plans for this to come stateside, but perhaps some import retailers will pick a few items up. Check out more pics here.
Dragon Quest Builders has gotten a release date for Japan. The Switch version is coming out March 1st, 2018, and will cost 4,800 yen (roughly $42). On top of that, a demo has been announced for Japan as well, which is due out Feb. 1st, 2018. Thanks to Sligeach_eire for the heads up!
Less than a year after Japan legalized bitcoin as legal tender, part of the country’s effort pioneering effort to develop a comprehensive regulatory framework for incorporating - and regulating - digital currencies, one Japanese company...Show More Summary
Piguet Auction House ended its December sales last night with a global result of CHF 5.5 million. The highlight from the week-long auction was the sale of a major discovery in the history of science in Eastern Asia. The oldest Japanese...Show More Summary
The exhibition Wim Crouwel - Fascinated by the grid is the first overview of the work of Dutch graphic designer Wim Crouwel in Japan. The exhibition will be on view from 16 December at the Kyoto ddd gallery and from 14 May 2018 at the Ginza Graphic Gallery in Tokyo. Show More Summary
A Japanese court is holding a man legally responsible for his biological child—despite her being born long after he was in any way involved with her conception. The Japan Times reports the Nara Family Court on Friday dismissed a lawsuit from a 46-year-old foreigner seeking to avoid legal responsibility...
Pokemon hair clips, earrings, pins, and more are seeing release in Japan. The Pokemon merch train is full-steam ahead! If you want to see individual pics of the items above, you can check out gallery here.
FASTER? PLEASE! Super-fast aircraft with Mach 2.2 speed in the making: Japan Airlines collaborates with Boom. In what would speed up Boom Technology’s dream of making supersonic passenger jet, Japan Airlines (JAL) has announced its strategic partnership with the company. The new-generation superfast aircraft will travel at the speed of Mach 2.2 (1,451 mph / […]
Trading between cryptocurrencies, also known as virtual currencies, continues to grow as government legalization paves the way for international investment. Japan and South Korea, in particular, have seen significant increases in trading...Show More Summary
Who’s up for a special Geyser of Awesome Holiday Field Trip to Tokyo? Hundreds of thousands of people flock to Japan each spring to experience the blooming Sakura trees. But right now those same cherry blossom trees, specifically trees...Show More Summary
The Trump administration announced tighter screening and security measures Friday at airports in Britain, Japan and other countries whose citizens are allowed entry into the United States without obtaining visas before they travel. Travelers probably won’t notice any immediate changes under the...
Get ready for episode 2 of the Splatoon Comic Anime. This episode will be called ‘Army’, and is to be distributed as a DVD clip in the Splatoon 2 Ikasu Fan Book 2. The fan book comes out January 20th, 2018 in Japan.
The Latest on the U.N.'s ministerial meeting on North Korea (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Japan's foreign minister is urging the international community to maximize pressure on North Korea "by … Click to Continue »
Global and Asian heat waves in 2016 due purely to climate change, study says December 14, 2017 (AFP via Japan Times) “…Last year’s global heat record, extreme heat in Asia and unusually warm waters off the coast of Alaska happened purely...Show More Summary