11
Dec
Universal Studios Japan are always bringing out new attractions for the people, from Attack On Titan, Harry Potter and heaps more eye opening experiences. Now they're going to be releasing a series of attractions based on the hugely popular manga, Detective Conan. In fact, there's three attractions coming to the theme park. One of them is an escape room called “Meitantei Conan the Escape ~Zero no...
29
Nov
*Reproduced with permission from Asian Pop Radio* Welcome to the first of a series of reviews from the Asian Pop Radio team on VIXX’s Shangri-la tour in Australia! We will be covering both the Sydney and Melbourne legs of the tour; showing you, our APR crew member’s experiences and each sharing our favourite highlights. Our first review comes from crew member Katy, who attended the Sydney concert...
28
Nov
Time for a new instalment of one of our favourite segments, Japanese TV commercial time! We have a TV spot for Christmas at Tokyo Disneyland, Y! Mobile, lemon tea drink, cosmetics, idol group Arashi comeback, cute moe mobile games and heaps more. Check them out below! https://youtu.be/jtsXUmK4Ap4
28
Nov
Last Thursday saw the Japanese Film Festival (JFF) kick off for 2017. I was lucky enough to be invited to the VIP which was held at ACMI at Federation Square. The event was really swish with delicious finger food and Japanese drinks on hand. It was a particularly hot day so it was a great time for me to discover the wonders of the Choya...
27
Nov
Satoru Iwata was the much loved Nintendo President who sadly passed away in 2015. From his hilarious hosting duties of the many Nintendo Direct presentations through to his famous quote, “On my business card, I am a corporate president. In my mind, I am a game developer. But in my heart, I am a gamer.” So it was very welcome to see that the latest...
27
Nov
If it's one thing that Japan does extremely well is theme for the occasion and Christmas is no exception. Starbucks Japan always releases holiday themed drinks whether it's for Halloween, Spring or any other reason worth celebrating. And this instance, Starbucks have released some themed drinks which look and sound absolutely delicious! Feast your eyes on these Candied Pistachio and the Christmas Raspberry Mocha Frappucinos. [gallery ids="22433,22434,22435"] How much...
18
Nov
We're kicking off a new segment today, one that we're all excited about at Japandaman HQ, we present Idol Time! This is where we take a look at the many idols that pop up in Japan and are known for being voice actors, screen/TV actors, models or performers, in general. And we thought we'd kick off the segment by featuring Arisa Komiya. Arisa started as a...
14
Nov
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tsS0_8kF6PU An article on http://www.thisisgame.com/, a Korean gaming journalism site, ran an article that reads: "PC MMORPG; Peria Chronicles, is being developed by ThingSoft and will be released [in Korea] in December.", also stating that more news is coming in Winter. The article also mentions that ThingSoft will be skipping G-STAR 2017 (the Korean equivalent to e3) this year and won't be showing anything on...