Bolt vs Gay – Japanese TV Edition

Usain Bolt is now a household name worldwide after his record breaking achievements at the Beijing Olympic Games as well as at the World Championships in Berlin. Japanese television is well known for its crazy skits, re-enactments and game-shows. Not surprisingly Usain Bolt eventually became...

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Nagi Nendoroid Figure

After dipping into the nenodoroid bucket last year and coming up with Death Note’s L I decided to try and cut through the cute and try an find a second nenodroid that didn’t top the adorable charts. The quest was unsuccessful as the very nature...

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Which Video Games are you Playing?

It’s been a couple weeks now since my dead PC has been revived. The customization process continues and I still haven’t installed all the software I need. There is one type of software I have had no problems with and those are video games! The...

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One Year Since my Japanese Drama Plunge

It’s a year since my decision to started watching Japanese dramas properly with the aim being to expose myself to naturally spoken Japanese in an attempt to improve my own learning of the language while hopefully being entertained. A year later I have watched 7...

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I am a Sushi Virgin

Yes I know what you are thinking after reading that heading, how can you be a japan enthusiast and you never had sushi? It’s a combination of many things really. Firstly, I live in Jamaica which isn’t not exactly known as a sushi mecca outside...

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Space Battleship Yamato Movie

Space Battleship Yamato known to many as Star Blazers or Space Cruiser Yamato is a popular anime the was born in Japan in the mid 1970’s. I have never seen any of the episodes or the many movies but I have heard about it enough...

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Interesting Winter 2010 Anime

It’s the start of a new year with the opportunity for new beginnings, lots of resolutions and new anime! Two of the four anime I noted in my interesting Fall 2009 anime list turned out to me very interesting with Armed Librarians being my favorite....

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Top 10 Posts on Jamaipanese.com from 2009

At the beginning of 2008 and 2009 I made lists of some of the popular and personal favorite posts on Jamaipanese.com throughout the previous year. This year I decided to change things up a bit and list the top 10 most popular posts on Jamaipanese.com...

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Avatar Movie Review

I went to see Avatar a week ago but due to the Christmas festivities and other distractions I haven’t been able to put together my review post properly until now. There are no iMax theaters in Jamaica unfortunately so all you North American peeps who...

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Desktop PC Finally Revived

After almost 2 years of laying in a  corner of my room gathering dust I finally managed to revive my dead desktop computer over the weekend. I was so close to just throwing it out and starting over from scratch as almost everything I bought...

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