Monthly Archive: March 2010

7 Japan related Blogs I recently discovered

Before starting my own blog a couple years ago I used to be a big reader of blogs on the various topics that were of interest to me from video games to technology to Japan. I don’t think of myself as an vastly experienced blogger...

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Interesting Spring 2010 Anime

I am still getting through Durarara! and Seikon no Qwaser from my interesting Winter 2010 anime list but took the time to look ahead at some of the shows that will be coming out or continuing this spring so I can’t note from the plot...

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10 year old Jamaipanese vs the Ram Goat

Seeing this ram in a very rural part of eastern Jamaica yesterday on a monthly photography trip that I go on with friends brought back some memories from my childhood one of which I thought I’d share. Summer Holidays on a farm As a child...

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Operation Visit Japan – March 2010 Report

Its that time of the month again when I post the latest from my Operation Visit Japan launched in January 2010. In case you are new to my blog or haven’t read any of the posts related to the operation, it is a 15 month...

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Giant Gundam Returning with Beam Saber

Remember that Giant Gundam that was displayed last year in Shiokaze Park in Odaiba Tokyo? You know, that 1/1 scale , 18 metre, 35 tonne, mist farting behemoth that was visited by over 4 million people praying that it would come to life and defend...

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Tokyo International Anime Fair 2010

The Tokyo International Anime Fair 2010 will be taking place from Thursday March 25 to Sunday March 28, 2009 at the Tokyo Big Sight. The first two days will be business days only and open to industry members and press while the final two days...

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The Ghost in the Tokaido Inn

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I have been mostly staying true to my promise of trying to rekindle my long extinguished book worm fire by reading before I fall asleep at nights. I don’t read every night but on an average of 3 or so nights a week I jump...

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Monster Hunter Tri Will be HUGE

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The Monster Hunter franchise started on the Playstation 2 and can be described as an action role playing game where the player takes control of of a hunter charged with killing monsters and completing various other quests and tasks in a diverse and bustling environment....

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Tokyo Magnitude 8.0 Anime

Tokyo Magnitude 8.0 is an anime that made my interesting Summer 2009 anime list. With an interesting plot synopsis it easily became my most anticipated series from that season. After watching the first couple posts I explain in my first impressions post why I was...

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Queen Ifrica

Queen Ifrica is a reggae songstress that has been blazing a trail on the local music scene for a few years now but has recently started to get international recognition. Songs like ‘Far Away’, ‘Daddy’ and ‘Below the Waist’ have been anthems with Jamaicans and...

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