- registration now open - only for Japan - Double Battle competition - use Pokémon that are numbered in the National Pokédex between 252 and 384 - only allows one of the following: Kyogre, Groudon or Rayquaza - pokémon are lowered to...Show More Summary
Some private economists are making down their growth estimates for a quarter that is set to shape the government's decision on whether to raise the national sales tax next year.
Yowamushi Pedal 3DS is due out in Japan on January 29th for 5,690 yen. You can check out the official site here. link
If you’re in the continental US, it’s hard to get closer to Japan than San Francisco. That makes the Bay City the perfect place for artist Joshua Budich‘s first solo show Otaku Obscura, a tribute to the art of Japanese animation. Opening...Show More Summary
Many Japanese municipalities found recent population predictions for the next 30 years rather alarming. Unfortunately, most of them do not have an effective solution to the declining population problem. This column discusses different strategies that could ignite innovation and stimulate the growth of the population. Show More Summary
Every night in Tokyo, the few remaining residents of the Nakagin Capsule Tower bed down to sleep in the once-futuristic white pods they call home. Unlike the tiny, coffin-like cabins of Japan's numerous capsule hotels, where office workers...Show More Summary
Nintendo released a new ad for the 3DS in Japan, and it was (of course) incredibly cute. The adorableness has inspired a wave of fanart, and the best pieces are collected over on Dorkly! Including 1920s beach dress Peach, hipster-dad Bowser, and definitely-crushin'-on-each-other Peach and Zelda.
Artist: EISAKU of Yokohama, Japan
In the wake of the Fukushima meltdowns, suspension of all nuclear plants (which once provided about 33% of the nation’s electricity and were slated to generate half), and subsequent head-butt from expensive fossil fuel replacement, energy resource-poor Japan is aggressively pushing forward with renewable power options. Show More Summary
Typhoon Phanfone is gathering strength in the western Pacific Ocean, with projections showing that it may intensify significantly — likely to super typhoon status — before veering toward mainland Japan by Oct. 5 Computer-model simulations...Show More Summary
Food for thought on the way home… Could you stomach a black burger? – http://t.co/8d8GO9re9w #Japan #BlackBurger pic.twitter.com/33FaieokTS — Creative Boom (@Creative_Boom) September 30, 2014 Tiffanie Wen discusses the reception of a black burger in Burger King restaurants in Japan: Americans have been both intrigued and repulsed by the images. Show More Summary
The death toll mounts as rescue workers continue to find bodies on the slopes of Japan’s Mt. Ontake, which erupted on September 27th with no apparent warning. In a country like Japan with a sophisticated network of seismic activity detectors, some at Mt. Ontake, how could this...
3DS Downloadable Titles Touch Battle Ninja - 500 yen Tangram x Tangram - Dare mo ga Hamaru Silhouette Puzzle - 500 yen Kinki no Maguna (retail title) - 5,980 yen (from 10/2) Nazotoki Battle Tore! Densetsu no Mamiya o Fukkatsusaseyo!Show More Summary
The bullet train is a Japanese trademark. It is, in other words, a landmark in motion. Today, 50 years to the time it made a trip for the first time, between Tokyo and Osaka, Japan is celebrating a major milestone in the history of its beloved...
Sony has announced two variants of The Evil Within (known as Psycho Break in Japan) limited edition PlayStation 4 consoles for Japan.
- due out in Japan on December 4th for 8,550 yen - bundle includes: A copy of the game Ride Gate (summoning pedestal) Ride Figures (x3) Ride Chips (x4) - place Ride Figures the Ride Gate to make them appear in-game - Ride Chips can be...Show More Summary
Le démarrage du dernier Project Zero au Japon par rapport à sa prédécesseurs. pic.twitter.com/prOlja82vZ — Oscar Lemaire (@oscarlemaire) October 1, 2014
Over the weekend, Mounta Onatake in Japan erupted killing at least 36 individuals. Previously, we showed you footage of the eruption captured by hikers in the region. Now, new video from AFP shows just how quickly the volcanic ash spread....
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