Japanese Calendar Exhibit set for March 5th


The last Japanese Calendar Exhibition I attended here in Jamaica was in January 2014 when there were celebrations to mark the 50th year of bilateral relations between Jamaica and Japan. Now in 2016, the exhibition will be held later than usual but is still expected...


Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans First Impressions

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It’s no secret that I am a huge Gundam fan. While I haven’t watched EVERY anime incarnation, I’ve watched my fair share of Gundam shows. Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans is a series I reluctantly gave a try, yes I said reluctantly and I am...


Jamaipanese: 10 Years Blogging

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In January 2006 I excitedly conquered a slice of the ever-expanding web. I fenced it around, raised my flag and named it Jamaipanese.com. By February 2, 2006, I had made my first post and 10 years later I continue to do it because I enjoy...


Giant Feline encountered in sector Ja1-Ma!_KA


In routine mission to explore the unknown regions of space with our allies the Gundam Collective we stumbled upon an uncharted section of the extended outer rim we named Ja1-Ma!_KA. According to my preliminary scans this sector demonstrates similar characteristics as the charted “Planet Cubicle”...


Kotion Each G4000 – Pro Gaming Headset


I’m back again gamers and geeks and today I am taking a look at the Kotion Each G4000 Pro Gaming Headset. Right off the bat I must say I am hugely impressed and this might be the best US$24 I have spent in months.Its durable,...


Japan’s Quasi-Zenith Satellite System – QZSS

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We live in a digital world. More and more this digital world is going mobile. Global Positioning Satellites (GPS) operated by the US government provides a vital function to GPS-enabled devices worldwide. However, like all things tech related it will eventually need to be replaced...


One-Punch Man Anime: Thoughts on season one

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One-Punch Man is an ongoing action manga that was first published in 2009. Since then it has sold millions of copies and it recent years its popularity has spread outside of Japan. I would say its fanbase is large enough to rival other popular action...


Best of Jamaipanese.com from 2015


It seems just last month I was crafting my best of Jamaipanese.com from 2014 post at the start of this year and now that “new” year is long gone! Hello 2016, I trust you will stick around longer that 2015 did? Throughout last year I...


Happy New Year – 2016!

Let our New Year's resolution be this: we will be there for one another as fellow members of humanity, in the finest sense of the word.

— Goran Persson

Happy New Year!


Star Wars First Order Special Forces TIE Fighter

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Its Star Wars season boys and girls and I couldn’t resist the urge to pick up a collectible. Star Wars the Force Awakens is out now and few geeked out more than me over the First Order Special Forces TIE Fighter. This 15 part collectible...