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

Beginner Japanese Kanji and Vocabulary books GIVEAWAY

So you have started studying Japanese? Or maybe you have been studying for a while? or stopping and starting over many years? You've learnt Hiragana and Katakana and want to tame the Japanese language demons called kanji, grammar and basic sentence construction? Do you have at least a dozen Japanese learning apps on your phone … Continue reading Beginner Japanese Kanji and Vocabulary books GIVEAWAY

KanjiQuiz – Lightweight SRS for Android Phones

SRS is the accepted abbreviation for “spaced repetition system” a useful system for learners of languages like Japanese. There are many different kinds of SRS for Japanese learners, the most popular seems to be Anki and one of my past favourites was iKnow. There SRS I mostly use these days ins called KanjiQuiz and it is an app for … Continue reading KanjiQuiz – Lightweight SRS for Android Phones