Latest News


Tokyo Game Show 2008: Winning Eleven 2009, Hands-on!

Football fans have been waiting for this popular Konami game, the new season of Winning Eleven 2009! The Akihabara News staff briefly tested it for you! We played a demo version, so it’s a little difficult forming an opinion about it, [...]
Tokyo Game Show 2008: Winning Eleven 2009, Hands-on!
Tokyo Game Show 2008: Winning Eleven 2009, Hands-on!Tokyo Game Show 2008: Winning Eleven 2009, Hands-on!Tokyo Game Show 2008: Winning Eleven 2009, Hands-on!Tokyo Game Show 2008: Winning Eleven 2009, Hands-on!Tokyo Game Show 2008: Winning Eleven 2009, Hands-on!

Read more


AOU 2008: Konami’s Last Wonder, The Jubeat

We still have some video footage of the AOU 2008, and we’d like to share with you today the latest arcade game from Konami, The Jubeat. You have in front of you a cube with 16 panels, and you have to push one panel at a time to p[...]
AOU 2008: Konami’s Last Wonder, The Jubeat
AOU 2008: Konami’s Last Wonder, The JubeatAOU 2008: Konami’s Last Wonder, The Jubeat

Via Konami

Read more


AOU 2008: Konami Arcade Rock To Infinity… Yep, Japanese are Mutants

I had my doubts, but now I have video proof… Japanese are not HUMAN, they’re a kind of hybrid being, half human/half mutant… Just watch the following footage and please explain to me how a normal being can play like this… without[...]
AOU 2008: Konami Arcade Rock To Infinity… Yep, Japanese are Mutants
AOU 2008: Konami Arcade Rock To Infinity… Yep, Japanese are MutantsAOU 2008: Konami Arcade Rock To Infinity… Yep, Japanese are MutantsAOU 2008: Konami Arcade Rock To Infinity… Yep, Japanese are MutantsAOU 2008: Konami Arcade Rock To Infinity… Yep, Japanese are MutantsAOU 2008: Konami Arcade Rock To Infinity… Yep, Japanese are Mutants

Read more


AOU 2008: Byon Byon, The Telescopic Fist Simulator from Konami

Here’s a cute little game from Konami, Byon Byon Action Arcade. Composed of several mini games your goal is to punch away enemies or simply catch things with a life sized telescopic fist. With gummy and totally wacky Japanese cha[...]
AOU 2008: Byon Byon, The Telescopic Fist Simulator from Konami
AOU 2008: Byon Byon, The Telescopic Fist Simulator from KonamiAOU 2008: Byon Byon, The Telescopic Fist Simulator from KonamiAOU 2008: Byon Byon, The Telescopic Fist Simulator from KonamiAOU 2008: Byon Byon, The Telescopic Fist Simulator from Konami

Read more


AOU 2008: Action Police Deca, Punch These Bandits Away !

Here’s another game from Konami, Action Police Deca. This time you punch people in the face thanks to two handles connected to an arcade game machine. The story line is pretty simple. You’re a policeman (1 or 2 players) and[...]
AOU 2008: Action Police Deca, Punch These Bandits Away !
AOU 2008: Action Police Deca, Punch These Bandits Away !AOU 2008: Action Police Deca, Punch These Bandits Away !AOU 2008: Action Police Deca, Punch These Bandits Away !AOU 2008: Action Police Deca, Punch These Bandits Away !AOU 2008: Action Police Deca, Punch These Bandits Away !

Read more


Beauty is in the game, on Nintendo DS

Saeki Chizu-san is a 60 years old Japanese celebrity known as the QUEEN of cosmetics, you can often see her on TV or magazine giving plenty of advices to the young girls and women on how to be pretty…we it seems that she found a [...]
Beauty is in the game, on Nintendo DS
Beauty is in the game, on Nintendo DSBeauty is in the game, on Nintendo DS

Via KONAMI

Read more