Last Exile ~Fam, the Silver Wing – First Impressions

The original Last Exile in my eyes is an anime classic and I was surprised that while searching through my archives I could find no post I had written on that series. Many years after the first series ended abruptly in a brain-twisting cliffhanger the followup although not necessarily a sequel is called Last Exile ~Fam, the Silver Wing, one … Continue reading Last Exile ~Fam, the Silver Wing – First Impressions

Tokyo Game Show 2011 – Highlights, Booth Babes, Cosplay and Showfloor

Yet another stop during my visit to Japan is Tokyo Game Show 2011. I attended on the final day and got buried in a sea of lights, gaming, cosplay, crowds, cosplayers and booth babes. I managed to stay lucid enough at different times to grab some video and photos of what I was seeing and … Continue reading Tokyo Game Show 2011 – Highlights, Booth Babes, Cosplay and Showfloor

Japanese Women clinch World Cup title

The Women's football team from Japan won their first ever World Cup after they beat the United States of America in the final held in Frankfurt Germany in a stadium full to it's 50,000 capacity. I had been following highlights from each match throughout the tournament and must say I am surprised that the Japanese women made it all they way. Looking … Continue reading Japanese Women clinch World Cup title