Track: For What It’s Worth | Artist: Liam Gallagher | Album: As You Were
When photos of Tokyo taken, for example, in the 1950s are compared with recent ones, it’s easy to see how much the city has changed. But what about in the last decade?
In the trailer for the upcoming Godzilla anime, we don’t get a good look at the titular monster’s mug. An official statue to promote the movie has gone on display in Japan, finally providing a real-life look at the anime version. Damn, does this Godzilla look old and melty.
Monolith Soft, famous for the Xeno series, has announced its hiring up for a “new project.” That’s not unusual, but the recruitment listing states this is a “new project that differs from Monolith Soft’s brand image.”
Way back in 2000s, a photo surfaced of a Pikachu bouncy house with an entrance at the character’s crotch. It would go on to spawn a “Pikachu’s Vagina” meme. That bounce house recently made a cameo in the latest Pokémon Sun Moon anime episode.
At Senso Temple. Tokyo, Japan. By Scott Bartley.
Track: Axel F (Extended Version) | Artist: Harold Faltermeyer | Album: Axel F single
Tekken is coming to iOS and Android. Here’s a look at the smart device version of the iconic fighter. Currently the release date is “coming soon,” but the app has already gotten a soft launch in Canada.
PlayStation 4 exclusive Yakuza 6: The Song of Life will be released in North America on March 20, 2018. Have a look at a newly released localized gameplay trailer.
The earlier Chun-Li character model in Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite looked terrible. Now, it appears that her strange appearance has been fixed.
Osaka Castle. Osaka, Japan. By Cory Sandlin.
Track: Baby Britain | Artist: Elliott Smith | Album: XO
This Saturday, an enormous new Gundam store will open its doors in Tokyo’s Odaiba. Called The Gundam Base Tokyo, the shop will have over 2,000 types of Gundam goods for sale and another 1,500 on display. That is apparently the largest assortment on Earth.
This month, a series of officially licensed “Terrarium Collection” Pokémon toys goes on sale in Japan. The collection doesn’t specifically say that this is what the inside of Pokéballs actually look like. But they are shaped like Pokéballs!
For the past few years, it has felt like Hideo Kojima and Konami have been at loggerheads. Even last month, the saga seemed to be endless. In a new interview, however, Kojima discusses what was good about his Konami days—namely, letting him make the games he wanted to.
Track: In a Dream | Artist: Cornelius | Album: Mellow Waves
Earlier this year, there were English language reports of the Nintendo Switch warping and bending. Now, there are similar reports from Japan.