Monthly Archive: November 2009

Japanese Man Marries Video Game Girl

A Japanese Man who goes by the name “SAL 9000” has become quite the celebrity, not for being found naked in a public place, flinging poop at passing bikers or buying Gundam themed condoms. Instead he has becoming famous for marrying a video game character,...

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All hail the Ginyu Force

My weekly trip through memory lane continues every time I watch another episode Dragon Ball Kai. Dragon Ball Kai is the remastering in High-definition of Dragon Ball Z one of the first anime series I was exposed after getting cable television and access to Cartoon...

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10 Must Follow Japan related Twitter Users

As explained in my blog post earlier this year about my Twitter experience as a blogger I wasn’t a fan of the now super popular micro-blogging and social networking phenomenon that Twitter has grown to become now. But for about a year now I have...

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Gundam 00 – GN Archer Figure

Its been a while since my last blogpost about a Gundam figure from the Gundam Double O timeline as I have fallen love with the beautiful but expensive Yoko Littner from Gurren Lagann and been dazzled by the  sparkling chibi version of the Astray Gold...

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Killing my Video Game Blog

My video game blog is a site I started in April 2008 that focused entirely on video games, my experiences playing them and happenings in the gaming industry. Fast forward 18 months and I am putting an end to this blog for various reasons. When...

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Interesting Anime from Last Winter

I’ve been hearing and reading on various anime blogs that the Autumn 2009 anime season is one of the weakest in a while. It’s impossible for me to watch every or most of the new anime that premiere or continue each season but I am...

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Made in Jamaica – a Unique Documentary

The most popular export and one of the main reasons Jamaica is more than just a dot on the map is music. Jamaica’s dynamic, influential and ever evolving music scene is like no other and the economic contribution of music and all related industries alone...

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Gundam 00 Movie Teaser Trailer

I am a big fan of Gundam 00 since it first started airing in Japan and I have blogged my reviews of  Season 1 and Season 2. At the end of season 2 a Gundam 00 Movie was teased at for 2010 and that date...

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A Look back at the 1964 Tokyo Olympics

G’day good people of Jamaipa. I’m reesan from loneleeplanet and I am honoured to be here writing a guest post on jamaipanese.com. Inspired by Jamaipanese’s coverage of the Tokyo 2016 Olympic bid, in this guest post I explore Tokyo’s contribution to the Olympic Movement when...

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Otaku Encyclopedia and Crazy for Kanji

My quest to rediscover my reading mojo has been proving quite successful, the last Japan related book I read through was Japan: An Illustrated History and a few school and non Japan related books later I decided to get two more books, they are Crazy...

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