Monthly Archive: May 2014

Loot Crate – April 2014 – “DRAGON”

My long overdue write-up of the April 2014 Loot Crate is finally live. After the awesomeness (minus the poor customer service fiasco) of the March 2014 Loot Crate with the theme “Titan” the April 2014 Loot Crate with the theme “Dragon” would have to try...

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Mash Di Button 2014 – Fighting Game Tournament

Its been a long time since I attended a fighting game tournament. I’ll probably never be skilled enough to compete but I’m looking forward to attending the 2014 staging of “Mash Di Button 2014” on May 31st at the A Bar restaurant and lounge in...

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Godzilla – The King of the Monsters

As a child I remember watching very grainy, poorly translated movies featuring what looked like a giant dinosaur fighting other giant creatures while destroying the city of Tokyo. He fought everything from three-headed dragons (King Ghidorah) to the mechanized version of himself (Mechagodzilla) and he...

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JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters – Exhibition Photos

I attended the press preview of the JAPAN: Kingdom of Characters exhibition which opens tomorrow at the National Gallery in Downtown Kingston and runs until the 14th of June 2014. I invite ALL past and present fans of Japanese anime, manga, art, history and culture to...

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Why did I fall in love with Nagoya?

I have trouble believing that my trip to Japan is now almost 3 years ago. I used to be able to say I visited Japan this year, then I had to say last year, then year before last now In May 2014 all I can say...

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