Fans of the Shin Megami series will be pleased to hear that there's a new dungeon crawler in the series coming to us from developer, Atlus. Famitsu magazine recently announced that Dx2 Shin Megami Tensei: Liberation is being jointly developed by Atlus and Sega for the smartphone platform. Not much is known at the moment but we have heard that the story centres around the...
14
Oct
If Ufotable know how how to do one thing well, that's animation. And that's never more evident than in one of their latest works, the opening cinematic for God Eater Online. Bandai Namco took the covers off the opening lately which also features the theme song “Get Your World” by Touch My Secret. https://youtu.be/9BnmeEusXz0 The MMO action game for smartphones is coming to Japan for both...
I'm a huge fan of Hatsune Miku, probably the most well known vocaloid. I don't profess to know all her tracks but what I've heard, I love. It's such a shame that she's a virtual idol and not a real life person. I mean, who wouldn't want their picture taken with the blue haired superstar? Well thanks to a new app, now you can. The...
26
Feb
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 the player various bonuses. The specific girls making a show...
20
Feb
One of the many things that Japan has plenty of is anime merchandise, especially for smartphones. This is a pretty cool smartphone cover that we just came across that matches a popular anime with a unique look. This Kill la Kill inspired case is the work of GrooveGarage who have previously released covers from Free! and Arpeggio of Blue Steel. This awesome Senketsu case is...
20
Jan
Japan is an ever changing landscape of trends. What everyone is following one day may literally change overnight. One of the more unique trends to come around involves smartphones. Specifically, fans have taken to creating art of their favourite anime/game characters behaving as if they're trapped behind the smartphone glass. Pixiv is a Japanese based art portal which is where these pics have come from....
13
Jan
We showed some pretty awesome iPhone cases the other day that looked more like tasty food treats than cases. Today there's some cases we came across from two very popular anime's. Kill la Kill and Arpeggio of Blue Steel both have a solid fan base so smartphone accessory maker, Groove Garage MofuMofu, saw fit to release these cases. Guts (Kill la Kill) and Yotaro (Arpeggio of...
11
Dec
Owners of iPhone's who also happen to be Gundam fans will soon be able to show their allegiance while protecting their phone at the same time. Bandai have taken the covers off of some very nifty looking cases made from silicone and carrying different 3D suits and other related images from the series. The cases will be able to be used on the iPhone 5...
17
Oct
Dragon Quest is enjoyed by many in Japan and the world, many more will discover the game on smart phones. So it's with this in mind that Square Enix have teamed up with a smart phone manufacturer and released a Dragon Quest phone. The phone is being developed by Sharp in the deal which saw Square Enix team up with Japanese phone carrier, NTT DoCoMo....
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Jul
Smartphone cases are huge business in Japan. Anyone who's been to Japan will be hard pressed to find a phone, naked in its owner's hand. Something else that's huge business in Japan is the blue haired vocaloid, Hatsune Miku, so it just made sense to combine the two and release some funky smartphone cases. Good Smile Racing from the world of Super GT joined forces...