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Japan loves salmon sushi, but there’s one thing these survey respondents like even more. Not long ago, I read somewhere on the English-language Internet that people in Japan don’t really eat raw salmon. This struck me as weird, since literally every sushi restaurant I’ve eaten in during the last 14 years living in Japan has [R…
06.19 / 17:42
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Why wait to be zombified before you can enjoy some delicious brains? Who among us hasn’t gazed upon a brick of dried instant ramen and noticed its resemblance to a human brain? … No? Fine. Be that way. Nevertheless, novelty item dealers Village Vanguard and Panda Hole have teamed up and gone ahead with this…
06.19 / 15:09
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Gaming mogul Kazuo Okada has been ousted as the chairman of Tiger Resort, Leisure, and Entertainment Inc, as a result of an investigation over an alleged improper transfer of…
06.19 / 14:35
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The event replete with anticipation and surprises just came to an end. This year’s E3 gave out a lot of content to the gaming enthusiasts. From Spider-Man to Anthem and Super Mario Odyssey, the developers did not hold back in showing their upcoming titles at the mega convention. Here are five trailers from upcoming gaming titles at E3 that we loved! 1> Anthem: This definitely comes first in my mind when I recall E3, 2017. The game seems like Bioware’s … Read More The post 5 spe…
06.19 / 14:18
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To wind up these six days of intense screenings, rich in discoveries and emotions, the annual closing ceremony revealed the much awaited winners of Annecy 2017 at the Annecy Town Hall. Alternating between prizes and surprises with exclusive screenings of such shorts as the world premiere of Genndy Tartakovsky’s Puppy! or Jean-Pierre Jeunet and Romain Segaud’s Two Snails Set Off, the evening rewarded a host of short films and features. Among the 216 films selected for the official comp…
06.19 / 14:18
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Disney-Pixar’s Cars 3 brought in enough to take the top spot at the weekend box office followed by Wonder Woman in second place and Lionsgate’s All Eyez On Me in third. Cars 3 finished the weekend with a domestic collection of $53.5 million, a lower opening than Cars ($60.1 million) and Cars 2 ($66.1 million), but still enough to win the weekend. Cars 3 is the 16th Pixar film out of 18 to debut at #1. The film received an “A” CinemaScore. The only … Read More The post ‘Cars 3’ …
06.19 / 14:18
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Disney-Pixar’s Cars remains one of the most well recognised animation franchises in India. The two titles of this fun-adventure – Cars (2006) and Cars 2 (2011) – have received an overwhelming response from local audiences and now as Cars 3 revs up for release, Disney-Pixar has given us a peak into what Cars would look like if it were to be made in India! Joining the adorable Cars characters including a hybrid between a stock car and a more curvaceous … Read More The post ‘Cars 3’ sto…
06.19 / 14:18
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Warmhearted hospitality plus unforgiving customers equals the world’s highest service standards. Japan has become world-famous for its incredibly polished customer service, which isn’t something you’ll find only at premium-priced hotels and leisure resorts. Just about any shop or restaurant you go to in Japan, right down to convenience stores and fast food joints, will be [R…
06.19 / 14:00
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But it’s not Hayao Miyazaki’s studio providing the magic for this look at Kiki’s life four years after her movie ends. By the end of the classic Studio Ghibli anime Kiki’s Deliver Service, the titular witch protagonist has had quite an adventure. She’s moved to a new town, struggled with the temporary loss of her […]…
06.19 / 05:19
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Tirol Chocolate, also pronounced as Chiroru Choko in Japan, recently won over fans with their rather unconventional way of announcing that the company president was changing.  Tirol Chocolate (named for Tyrol, Austria) is one of those beloved dagashi sweets that generation after generation of Japanese children have grown up eating. Costing only 10-30 yen (US$0.09-0.27) per […
06.19 / 04:08
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After dallying with side projects after Season 1 of the anime, the post-Season 2 break will be blissfully short. In recent years, an increasing number of anime TV series are taking seasons off between story arcs, often with the hiatus being a year or longer. In the case of series adapted from manga or novels,…
06.19 / 03:01
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The generous servings of dried bonito flakes lift this dish to the next level. The food that represents Osaka the most is arguably the humble takoyaki. These little globes of batter are cooked using unique pans and traditionally stuffed with pieces of octopus. Ask someone who hails from Osaka and they’ll likely recommend you a […
06.19 / 01:21
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A US$499 (RM2,130) price for the Xbox One X encourages console fans to value premium performance, a Super Mario Odyssey hat leads fans to question the nature of Mario's…
06.19 / 00:44
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Wakayama Mayor Masahiro Obana has suggested the possibility that his city could give up its bid to locate a regional IR in the Marina City district amidst strong local opposition to the plan and unfavorable terms of…
06.19 / 00:19
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Sony’s remastered racer proves that some things never get o…
06.18 / 23:40
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The E3 conference has always been THE place to keep an eye on for upcoming games that are coming our way and this year is no…
06.18 / 22:36
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Will you be able to master the way of Sushido? While Japanese food is as varied as it is delicious, it’s sushi that has garnered fame worldwide. Sushi joints overseas tend to be on the pricey side, which is true in Japan too depending on where you go and the quality of the fish. But…
06.18 / 15:29
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If you were to express the phrase “Why the heck not?” in the form of food, this might be it. While in-town getting his custom candy made, Mr. Sato spent time getting to know the fine city of Nagoya. One of his stops was the Osu shopping area — a bustling marketplace of bargains and…
06.18 / 13:18
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Director of the Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau (DICJ), Paulo Martins Chan says there is a low risk to the city’s casinos, according to police e…
06.18 / 09:59
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It’s time to get hot and bothered with 10 different charming ladies. Japan has a history of making excellent and sometimes bewildering commercials, be it promoting a can of coffee or a bottle of Calpis Soda. Adding to the ever-expanding list of quirky ads is a series of videos made by Kao, a Japanese company […
06.18 / 09:23
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