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BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”

J-WORLD TOKYO is a new theme park which has put together special attractions for a number of popular cartoons. It will be opened on July 11 at Sunshine City in Ikebukuro, Tokyo. It will be managed by Bandai Namco Group. You can enjoy a[...]
BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”
BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”BANDAI NAMCO – J-WORLD TOKYO – A theme park in Tokyo for “Weeky Shonen Jump”

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Nintendo – Recruiting students for Nintendo Game Seminar 2013 – 8 month at-home group project for future game creators

Nintendo started recruiting students for the Nintendo Game Seminar 2013. It is intended for university/graduate/college/technical college students living in areas around Tokyo or Osaka as of April 2013. This process and seminar is in J[...]
Nintendo – Recruiting students for Nintendo Game Seminar 2013 – 8 month at-home group project for future game creators

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Hitachi – New model for LCD TV “Wooo N1″ series – 50 inch full HD “L50-N1″

Hitachi Living Systems, Ltd. is adding a new 50 inch model “L50-N1″ to their LCD TV “Wooo N1″ series in June. So far, 19, 29 and 39 inch models have been released for the Wooo N1 series. TVs in this series have [...]
Hitachi – New model for LCD TV “Wooo N1″ series – 50 inch full HD “L50-N1″
Hitachi – New model for LCD TV “Wooo N1″ series – 50 inch full HD “L50-N1″Hitachi – New model for LCD TV “Wooo N1″ series – 50 inch full HD “L50-N1″

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FELISSIMO – Canned bread with flavors of each of the 6 prefectures in the Tohoko region – collaboration with “Ampan-man” creator Yanase Takashi

Online shopping site, FELISSIMO, just started accepting orders for canned bread with the flavor of local specialties of the 6 prefectures in the Tohoku area of Northern Japan. It’s a collaboration with famous Ampan-man author, Ya[...]
FELISSIMO – Canned bread with flavors of each of the 6 prefectures in the Tohoko region – collaboration with “Ampan-man” creator Yanase Takashi
FELISSIMO – Canned bread with flavors of each of the 6 prefectures in the Tohoko region – collaboration with “Ampan-man” creator Yanase TakashiFELISSIMO – Canned bread with flavors of each of the 6 prefectures in the Tohoko region – collaboration with “Ampan-man” creator Yanase TakashiFELISSIMO – Canned bread with flavors of each of the 6 prefectures in the Tohoko region – collaboration with “Ampan-man” creator Yanase TakashiFELISSIMO – Canned bread with flavors of each of the 6 prefectures in the Tohoko region – collaboration with “Ampan-man” creator Yanase TakashiFELISSIMO – Canned bread with flavors of each of the 6 prefectures in the Tohoko region – collaboration with “Ampan-man” creator Yanase Takashi

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Sony – Multi Channel Integrated Amplifiers with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplay, MHL – 3 models: STR-DN1040, STR-DN840, STR-DH740 – release dates from June 10

Sony is releasing 3 new multi channel integrated amplifier models: STR-DN1040, STR-DN840 and STR-DH740. “STR-DN1040″ and “STR-DN840″ have Wi-Fi, cable LAN, Bluetooth, Airplay, and USB terminal built-in. “S[...]
Sony – Multi Channel Integrated Amplifiers with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplay, MHL – 3 models: STR-DN1040, STR-DN840, STR-DH740 – release dates from June 10
Sony – Multi Channel Integrated Amplifiers with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplay, MHL – 3 models: STR-DN1040, STR-DN840, STR-DH740 – release dates from June 10Sony – Multi Channel Integrated Amplifiers with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplay, MHL – 3 models: STR-DN1040, STR-DN840, STR-DH740 – release dates from June 10Sony – Multi Channel Integrated Amplifiers with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplay, MHL – 3 models: STR-DN1040, STR-DN840, STR-DH740 – release dates from June 10Sony – Multi Channel Integrated Amplifiers with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplay, MHL – 3 models: STR-DN1040, STR-DN840, STR-DH740 – release dates from June 10Sony – Multi Channel Integrated Amplifiers with Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplay, MHL – 3 models: STR-DN1040, STR-DN840, STR-DH740 – release dates from June 10

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Seiko – “Super Runners Solar” – IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) officially licensed running watch – Limited edition of only 2,000

From Seiko’s sports watch series, “Seiko Prospects”, a running watch called “Super Runners Solar” officially licensed by IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) will be released on May 24[...]
Seiko – “Super Runners Solar” – IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) officially licensed running watch – Limited edition of only 2,000
Seiko – “Super Runners Solar” – IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) officially licensed running watch – Limited edition of only 2,000Seiko – “Super Runners Solar” – IAAF (International Association of Athletics Federations) officially licensed running watch – Limited edition of only 2,000

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Buffalo – Maximum output 4.2A USB battery charger “BSMPBAC02″ series with 4 USB terminals, Apple and Android compatible

Buffalo released a USB battery charger “BSMPBAC02″ series that is capable of charging up to 4 different devices at the same time with built-in 4 USB terminals. Maximum output is 4.2A. It’s compatible with GALAXY Tab, [...]
Buffalo – Maximum output 4.2A USB battery charger “BSMPBAC02″ series with 4 USB terminals, Apple and Android compatible
Buffalo – Maximum output 4.2A USB battery charger “BSMPBAC02″ series with 4 USB terminals, Apple and Android compatibleBuffalo – Maximum output 4.2A USB battery charger “BSMPBAC02″ series with 4 USB terminals, Apple and Android compatibleBuffalo – Maximum output 4.2A USB battery charger “BSMPBAC02″ series with 4 USB terminals, Apple and Android compatibleBuffalo – Maximum output 4.2A USB battery charger “BSMPBAC02″ series with 4 USB terminals, Apple and Android compatibleBuffalo – Maximum output 4.2A USB battery charger “BSMPBAC02″ series with 4 USB terminals, Apple and Android compatible

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Sharp – “AQUOS Blu-ray” – Blu-ray disk recorder (1TB and 2TB models) – Easy to operate with letters and illustrations displayed in a bigger size

Sharp is releasing 2 models of its new Blu-ray disk recorder “AQUOS Blu-ray”: BD-W1300 (1TB), BD-W2300 (2TB) on May 29. They feature the “Visual Home Menu” function that displays letters and illustrations in a b[...]
Sharp – “AQUOS Blu-ray” – Blu-ray disk recorder (1TB and 2TB models) – Easy to operate with letters and illustrations displayed in a bigger size

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Panasonic – “Let’s note” laptop series – 3 new models for summer 2013 will be out May 17 – SX2, NX2, B11

Panasonic’s “Let’s note” compact laptop series will release 3 new summer models: SX2 (Core i7, Core i5) models, NX2 and B11 on May 17. All the new models increased their HDD capacities (up to 750GB for SX and NX[...]
Panasonic – “Let’s note” laptop series – 3 new models for summer 2013 will be out May 17 – SX2, NX2, B11
Panasonic – “Let’s note” laptop series – 3 new models for summer 2013 will be out May 17 – SX2, NX2, B11Panasonic – “Let’s note” laptop series – 3 new models for summer 2013 will be out May 17 – SX2, NX2, B11Panasonic – “Let’s note” laptop series – 3 new models for summer 2013 will be out May 17 – SX2, NX2, B11Panasonic – “Let’s note” laptop series – 3 new models for summer 2013 will be out May 17 – SX2, NX2, B11Panasonic – “Let’s note” laptop series – 3 new models for summer 2013 will be out May 17 – SX2, NX2, B11

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NEC – New business-oriented PC lineup – 12 types (28 models)

NEC has just released their new business-oriented PC lineup (12 types, 28 models) today including a 34.9mm slim body 15.6 inch laptop PC “Versa Pro Type VX” with USB 3.0 built-in and a super light (875g, 14.9mm thin) laptop[...]
NEC – New business-oriented PC lineup – 12 types (28 models)
NEC – New business-oriented PC lineup – 12 types (28 models)

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Citizen – “ATTESA” Photovoltaic atomic watch – 2 models will out in a limited quantity

Citizen is releasing 2 models of photovoltaic atomic watches in its “ATTESA” line in a limited quantity. Only 1,500 watches will be available for each model. Because it’s a photovoltaic atomic watch, battery changes a[...]
Citizen – “ATTESA” Photovoltaic atomic watch – 2 models will out in a limited quantity
Citizen – “ATTESA” Photovoltaic atomic watch – 2 models will out in a limited quantityCitizen – “ATTESA” Photovoltaic atomic watch – 2 models will out in a limited quantityCitizen – “ATTESA” Photovoltaic atomic watch – 2 models will out in a limited quantityCitizen – “ATTESA” Photovoltaic atomic watch – 2 models will out in a limited quantityCitizen – “ATTESA” Photovoltaic atomic watch – 2 models will out in a limited quantity

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BANDAI and Converse – “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” ALL STAR sneakers limited edition collaboration

Leading Japanese toy maker, BANDAI, just announced that they will release, in collaboration with Converse, “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” ALL STAR sneakers – “ALL STAR HI/JO” – in December. They will sta[...]
BANDAI and Converse – “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” ALL STAR sneakers limited edition collaboration
BANDAI and Converse – “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” ALL STAR sneakers limited edition collaborationBANDAI and Converse – “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure” ALL STAR sneakers limited edition collaboration

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Green House – Wireless display connection set GH-WD-HDMI – Play movies or sounds in your notebook PC wirelessly on a big display

Green House is releasing a wireless display connection set – “GH-WD-HDMI” – that allows you to play movies or sounds from your notebook PC wirelessly on a big display TV, projector, etc., in early May. It’[...]
Green House – Wireless display connection set GH-WD-HDMI – Play movies or sounds in your notebook PC wirelessly on a big display
Green House – Wireless display connection set GH-WD-HDMI – Play movies or sounds in your notebook PC wirelessly on a big displayGreen House – Wireless display connection set GH-WD-HDMI – Play movies or sounds in your notebook PC wirelessly on a big display

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LOTTERIA – Ramen burger produced jointly with famous ramen restaurant, “Menya Musashi” – out for a limited time only

Venerable Japanese burger chain, LOTTERIA, will roll-out an interesting ramen burger produced under the supervision of a famous Japanese ramen restaurant called “Menya Musashi”. For a limited time only!! It consists of rame[...]
LOTTERIA – Ramen burger produced jointly with famous ramen restaurant, “Menya Musashi” – out for a limited time only
LOTTERIA – Ramen burger produced jointly with famous ramen restaurant, “Menya Musashi” – out for a limited time onlyLOTTERIA – Ramen burger produced jointly with famous ramen restaurant, “Menya Musashi” – out for a limited time onlyLOTTERIA – Ramen burger produced jointly with famous ramen restaurant, “Menya Musashi” – out for a limited time only

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Thanko – “Mobile Heat Sink” – cool down your device with this tiny sticker

Thanko released a sticker they call the “Mobile Heat Sink” for cooling down a heated smart phone, PC battery, tablet, game device etc. Just by attaching it on a device, it can make it cool down by about -2 C degrees. The wa[...]
Thanko – “Mobile Heat Sink” – cool down your device with this tiny sticker
Thanko – “Mobile Heat Sink” – cool down your device with this tiny stickerThanko – “Mobile Heat Sink” – cool down your device with this tiny stickerThanko – “Mobile Heat Sink” – cool down your device with this tiny sticker

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Sony – VAIO summer models – 4 L Series desktop PC models will be out on May 18

Four new desktop models from Sony’s VAIO L Series will be released on May 18. This included 3 touch panel models and 1 non-touch panel model. All feature 24-inch (1920×1080) LED Full HD displays, Windows 8 64 bit, upgradable[...]
Sony – VAIO summer models – 4 L Series desktop PC models will be out on May 18
Sony – VAIO summer models – 4 L Series desktop PC models will be out on May 18Sony – VAIO summer models – 4 L Series desktop PC models will be out on May 18Sony – VAIO summer models – 4 L Series desktop PC models will be out on May 18Sony – VAIO summer models – 4 L Series desktop PC models will be out on May 18

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Sony – VAIO summer models – 5 laptop PC models will be out beginning May 18

New models from Sony’s VAIO series will be released beginning on May 18. This included 3 touch panel Fit models and 1 non-touch panel Fit model, as well as the latest version of the Duo 11, featuring the “Surf Slider”[...]
Sony – VAIO summer models – 5 laptop PC models will be out beginning May 18
Sony – VAIO summer models – 5 laptop PC models will be out beginning May 18Sony – VAIO summer models – 5 laptop PC models will be out beginning May 18Sony – VAIO summer models – 5 laptop PC models will be out beginning May 18Sony – VAIO summer models – 5 laptop PC models will be out beginning May 18Sony – VAIO summer models – 5 laptop PC models will be out beginning May 18

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SoftBank – “itomaki AC Adapter” – New design modern portable AC Adopter

SoftBank is going to release the stylish “itomaki AC Adapter” for smart devices beginning in mid-June. It is designed to look like a spool of thread, on the concept of “Japanese Simplicity”. The length of the ca[...]
SoftBank – “itomaki AC Adapter” – New design modern portable AC Adopter
SoftBank – “itomaki AC Adapter” – New design modern portable AC AdopterSoftBank – “itomaki AC Adapter” – New design modern portable AC AdopterSoftBank – “itomaki AC Adapter” – New design modern portable AC Adopter

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Sharp – 2013 Summer smartphone models for SoftBank revealed

Sharp announced that they have produced 3 new 2013 summer smart phone models for SoftBank: AQUOS PHONE Xx SoftBank 206SH, AQUOS PHONE ss SoftBank 205SH and Simple Smartphone 204SH. AQUOS PHONE Xx SoftBank 206SH - To be released after m[...]
Sharp – 2013 Summer smartphone models for SoftBank revealed
Sharp – 2013 Summer smartphone models for SoftBank revealedSharp – 2013 Summer smartphone models for SoftBank revealedSharp – 2013 Summer smartphone models for SoftBank revealedSharp – 2013 Summer smartphone models for SoftBank revealedSharp – 2013 Summer smartphone models for SoftBank revealed

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Marantz – 7.1ch AV amplifier with slim body – “NR1604″

Marantz will release a new 7.1ch AV amplifier model “NR1604″ in late May. The amplifier has slim dimensions at 440 x 367 x 105 mm and has a discrete power amplifier rated output 50W × 7ch (8Ω), maximum output of 100W × 7ch [...]
Marantz – 7.1ch AV amplifier with slim body – “NR1604″
Marantz – 7.1ch AV amplifier with slim body – “NR1604″Marantz – 7.1ch AV amplifier with slim body – “NR1604″

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“Snoopy Japanesque” Exhibition – Japanese traditional craftspeople in collaborative Snoopy works

An art exhibition called “Snoopy Japanesque” is now being held until May 6 in the Matsuya Ginza department store in Tokyo.  It was planned by Japanese painter, Yoshiteru Otani, who used to be called a genius by “Peanu[...]
“Snoopy Japanesque” Exhibition – Japanese traditional craftspeople in collaborative Snoopy works
“Snoopy Japanesque” Exhibition – Japanese traditional craftspeople in collaborative Snoopy works“Snoopy Japanesque” Exhibition – Japanese traditional craftspeople in collaborative Snoopy works“Snoopy Japanesque” Exhibition – Japanese traditional craftspeople in collaborative Snoopy works“Snoopy Japanesque” Exhibition – Japanese traditional craftspeople in collaborative Snoopy works“Snoopy Japanesque” Exhibition – Japanese traditional craftspeople in collaborative Snoopy works

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Niko Niko Douga – “Niko Niko Cho Kaigi 2″ – Huge event this weekend

This weekend (April 28 and 29th), popular Japanese video sharing website Niko Niko Douga will put on an event called “Niko Niko Cho Kaigi 2″ in Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan. The concept of this event is “Replicate t[...]
Niko Niko Douga – “Niko Niko Cho Kaigi 2″ – Huge event this weekend
Niko Niko Douga – “Niko Niko Cho Kaigi 2″ – Huge event this weekend

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