Gaming in Japanese – Doraemon: Story of Seasons Demo

Doraemon: Story of Seasons

Doraemon: Nobita no Bokujou Monogatari (ドラえもん のび太の牧場物語) - try saying that super fast ten times is known as Doraemon Story of Seasons in English. I downloaded the demo from the Japanese Nintendo eShop to... practice Japanese! Doraemon is a bonafide celebrity in Japan (or is he a slave?) - and many products targeting kids feature … Continue reading Gaming in Japanese – Doraemon: Story of Seasons Demo

Remembering the Jamaica Pegasus Tweetups from 10 years ago

Jamaica Pegasus Tweetup

Do you remember the Jamaica Pegasus Tweetups? Twitter launched in 2006 and will mark 15 years since going live next year. Like all major social media platforms, it has gone through many changes. However, if I may dare share my opinion - Twitter remains the most relevant social media platform; and though not without its … Continue reading Remembering the Jamaica Pegasus Tweetups from 10 years ago

Sumikko Gurashi English Conversation Book

Sumikko Gurashi English Conversation Book すみっコぐらしの英会話

My dive into the world of Sumikko Gurashi continues with a book I picked up recently - すみっコぐらしの英会話 or Sumikko Gurashi English Conversation. Its an English phrasebook featuring the super cute Sumikko Gurashi characters. As an English educator here in Japan I don't think its the most useful book for someone looking to practice English … Continue reading Sumikko Gurashi English Conversation Book