Monthly Archive: July 2008

Cloud of Steroids cover Julien Dunkley

It’s 10 days to the Beijing Olympics games and this isn’t my originally drafted post for this occasion, but the biggest topic now at home in Jamaica and on the minds of fans of Jamaican Athletics worldwide is did Julien Dunkley really do the unthinkable...

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Computer Generated Girls are coming

I’ve been watching videos and reading up on what went on at the Wireless Japan Expo 2008. As expected there was some crazy wireless technology on show by the Japanese, some of which are practical and useful. I will let you decide though it computer...

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Jamaican Store in Tokyo spotted in Top Gear episode

Fellow otaku and Japan blogger Louis from xorsyst.com made a post called bullet train vs car a few days ago that caught. It was about a special episode of popular British car enthusiast television series Top Gear and a special show they shot in Japan...

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Japanese Web Browser – Sleipnir

Sleipnir is a web browser from Japan based Fenrir & Co a software company from Osaka. Recently an English version was released after being only available in Japanese for many years. Sleipnir currently has about 100,000 users but intends to capture a bigger slice of...

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Official Dragonball Movie Poster

The rumours finally became true as as I blogged about recently in seems a Draganball live action movie is coming from Twentieth Century Fox. The movie is expected to be released next March (Friday the 13th). The poster featured Canadian actor Justin Chatwin who stars...

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Japan Number 1 in Blogging

A recent survey found that 37% of the world’s 70 million blogs are in Japanese. Japan’s Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications even more recently found that about 20 percent of Japan’s over 88 million Internet users involved in blogging in one way or another.

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Red Alert 3 – Empire of the Rising Sun Trailer

E3 is in high swing and the press conferences of the big three are already over. One of the more interested trailers that I’ve seen at the show is the latest trailer for Red Alert the upcoming sequel to the grand daddy of strategy games....

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Riyo Mori in a swimsuit!

Miss Universe 2007 was Riyo Mori the Japanese beauty who went on to dazzle geeks and otaku worldwide in the shortened season 2 of Heroes. Riyo Mori has probably bought more visitors to this blog more than any other person since her name was first...

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2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing 25 Days away

Believe it or not we are now only 25 days from the start of the Beijing Olympic Games. Most countries have already chosen their teams and China is putting the finishing touches on their Olympic venues and plans. Jamaica’s Olympic trials was held a few...

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Gundam 00 Season 2 coming in October

After a successful season 1, Gundam 00 will be returning as planned this October. I enjoyed season 1 although it went off to a slow start when I made my first impressions post but eventually grew on me and came into it’s own as can...

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