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  • Dragonball Xenoverse 2 in Production!

      Deemed the Most Expansive Videogame in Dragon Ball History, BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe, the premier publisher of anime videogames, announced this week DRAGON BALL® XENOVERSE 2, will be their most expansive and comprehensive Dragon Ball videogame experience to-date. DRAGON BALL XENOVERSE 2 is currently in development at famed Osaka, Japan based videogame developer DIMPS® and […]

  • Games
  • Is this goodbye to Persona?

    Two days ago Nippon Ichi Software – the company famous for video game franchises such as Disgaea (my favourite dood), Persona, Danganronpa and Etrian Odyssey will be halting distribution in Europe. In a statement given to MCV, Takuro Yamashita – the Managing director of NIS America – had this to say; “Around ten days ago, […]

  • Events
  • London MCM welcome Japanese artists in May

    Following the popularity of Japanese music in the UK, London MCM Comic Con invite over the Japanese online music sensation Amatsuki and up-and-coming all-girl rock act Band-Maid who will both making their UK debut at this May’s MCM London Comic Con (27th-29th May 2016) – performing live, signing autographs and taking part in on-stage Q&As. […]

  • Film
  • BJFF 2016: Shady

    Shady a Japanese thriller released in Japan in 2012 and then by Third Window the following year in the UK. This was a welcomed addition to the Brick Lane Japanese Film Festival. A 93 minute story of bullying in Japanese schools where the treatment gets so out of hand that school children take justice into […]

  • Film
  • BJFF 2016: Story of Yonosuke

    This film was something I had to watch after missing the first UK screening with The Japan Foundation East Side Stories film festival. It follows the life of Yonosuke starting college in 1987. After ticking yourself off the guest list, you are welcome to choose the free sake or beer of your choice which included […]