Monthly Archive: July 2007

Sean Kingston debut album

Sean Kingston is one of the biggest if not the biggest new artists of 2007. His self titled debut album was released recently and his hit song “beautiful girls” is riding high on the airwaves. His album description credits him with creating a new genre...

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Japan’s Kiha E200 Commercial Hybrid Train begins operation

Starting tomorrow Japan will begin to operate a commercial hybrid train service on the Koumi Line of the East Japan Railway Company who has been developing and testing the service for many years. Fuel efficiency is increased by about 20 percent and emissions reduced by...

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10 Questions with Jamaipanese on Blogsweluv.com

First my interview over at Blogs on Japan, now I answer 10 questions over at Blogs we Luv. I am happy because this will give me added exposure for my blog and hopefully lots of new readers. Here are a 3 of the 10 questions...

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Hiragana and Katakana explained

Hiragana and Katakana (together known as “Kana”) are simple, 50 character (4 of which are obsolete so most sources list 46), syllable based writing systems that should be one of the first things that all persons studying Japanese should learn. Hiragana and Katakana might seem...

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Katakana Charts – Jamaipanese style ^_^

Hiragana Charts were posted less than two days ago and now it’s time for the Katakana version. Remember don’t worry if yoy don’t know nothing about these weird characters as I will be posting information on them soon. If you know them and want to...

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LittleBigPlanet cool user created video

LittleBigPlanet is the biggest reasons why I will buy a Playstation 3 (MGS4 is the next). I was browsing through Gametrailers.com and saw this cool video created by a user. After such a great showing at E3 I can’t wait to play this game

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Hiragana Charts – Jamaipanese style ^_^

Three consecutive nights of fiddling around in Macromedia (or should I say Adobe) fireworks has produced the following hiragana charts, as you can see the column colours are taken from the Jamaican and Japanese flag and a Jamaipanese touch has been added ^_^. The katakana...

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3 useful sites for Japanese Learners

Yes I am staying true to my promise to start posting more about learning Japanese and use these posts to help in my own practice and understanding of the Japanese language. Before I started I thought I’d share 3 excellent online resources for persons who...

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Metal Gear Solid 4 First Gameplay video

The “graphics whore” in me is very impressed after drooling through this video. Please excuse me while I clean my keyboard, while I’m gone you can entertain yourself with the video below.

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Shigurui – First Impressions

After watching just one episode of Shigurui I can already say that if the quality of this anime stays at such a high standard then this is one I will enjoy. I like medieval, samurai, historical, action anime with excellent stories and so far this...

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