Two words that describe me – Japanophile and Otaku

Anime, video games and technology are some of my main interests and that naturally led me to become interested in Japan because those interests are synonymous with the country. Other interests such as history, geography and literature has made me explore Japan futher and has even more intrigued. The language is interesting but hard and … Continue reading Two words that describe me – Japanophile and Otaku

Yokoso! Japan Weeks January 20 – February 28 2007 – includes free tour of Akihabara

The period from January 20 through February 28, 2007 is designated as Yokoso! Japan Weeks. A variety of unique events will be held throughout the nation, including programs that welcome foreign visitors at large recreational facilities. There will also be special discounts to make your shopping even more enjoyable, and special prices offered by onsen … Continue reading Yokoso! Japan Weeks January 20 – February 28 2007 – includes free tour of Akihabara

Offical name Land Walker, my name Gundam 1.0 ^o^

Japanese machinery and robotics manufacturer Sakakibara-Kikai has released the first genuine bi-pedal exoskeleton at a landmark event and one which is certain to attract a lot of attention for the company. Mechanatrons and BattleMechs have long been the subject of scifi books, comics and movies with the promise of cyborg technology popularized by the smash … Continue reading Offical name Land Walker, my name Gundam 1.0 ^o^

Heroes – back from mid season break tonight! – are you on the list?

Right back it's usual spot on Monday night on NBC. I must say that the time flew, must have been all the Christmas and new years festivities. I kept myself occupied while waiting by writing posts on my least favourite characters, my favourite characters and you don't have to guess who came out on top … Continue reading Heroes – back from mid season break tonight! – are you on the list?