Japanese Calendar Exhibition 2014

Its that time of year again when the Japanese Embassy in Jamaica hosts a Calendar Exhibition that allows Jamaicans an opportunity to learn about Japanese culture as well as score some beautiful 2014 calendars. 2014 is also a special year because it marks the 50th...


New WordPress Theme and Web Host for Jamaipanese.com

For the last 6 months I have been on a quest to find the perfect WordPress theme and web host for Jamaipanese.com. I experimented with at least a dozen themes and finally a winner has emerged! If you haven’t noticed already, Jamaipanese.com has a new...


My 10 most anticipated video games of 2014

2014 brings us a combination of new games and brand new next-gen consoles which translates to mean the potential for being a good year to be a gamer. I’ve been dropping out of the gaming loop more and more over the last few years but...


Super Expensive Attack on Titan Figure

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Attack on Titan exploded unto the anime scene last year and proved to be a big hit with action anime enthusiasts. I myself became quite a fan after watching the first few episodes and eventually blogged about my thoughts on the first season while I...


Best of Jamaipanese.com from 2013

Another new year is upon us. As I like to do at the beginning of a new year I looked back at 2013 at took the liberty of picking out a handful of posts that I think represent the best Jamaipanese.com had to offer over...


Happy New Year!

Tomorrow, is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one.

— Brad Paisley


Interview: Marcus Bird’s new Book – “Naked as the Day”

This is a fast, big city story with interesting characters and vivid conversations. It is a book for people that like something different and unexpected. This is also a book for people who know about wanting to, or took a step towards self-actualization in the face of an uncertain future

— Marcus Bird on his new book, entitled “Naked As The Day”

Some of you may know Marcus Bird from his online adventures around the world, with his web series Jamaican in Japan or Jamaican in Egypt. He is no stranger to Japan, having lived there for two years, and in particular, Tokyo. The former Tokyo socialite...