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Exploring the castle town in Kagawa Prefecture that inspired its own free-to-play RPG

Marugame Castle also holds the distinction of being one of only 12 castles in Japan with this particular architectural element left intact.  

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Kirby Café has new winter Kirby Fighters menu that’ll warm your heart and fill your stomach

Get snug and cozy with Kirby and company this winter.

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Kingdom Hearts video conference backgrounds are now yours to download for free

Spend your next video meeting sitting in the midst of scenery from the internationally beloved crossover series.

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PlayStation 5’s newest controller revealed! We compare netizen reactions from Japan and the West

An exciting, fresh development for the PlayStation line, but also the end of an era for a controller many were fond of.

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Hideo Kojima stopped by U.S. customs for attempting to bring in unnerving plastic baby pod

“Now let’s scan his luggage… wait, why’s there a baby in there?!”

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Nintendo announces new Switch RPG from the developers of the world-famous Pokémon series

Expectations are high as the world anticipates another quality release.

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Japanese players spent more than four years building this modern Japanese city in Minecraft

It may not exist in the real world, but Minecraft players can now experience what’s it like to live in a bustling city in Japan.

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Japan creates a hyper-intense fishing game that’s not for the faint of heart【Video】

Fishing enthusiasts–do you think you have what it takes to beat this extreme “God-level fishing game”?

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Japanese prefecture introduces a Pokémon as its governor in start-of-the-month political shakeup

Video shows first appearance of unexpected political dynamo Slowpoke.

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Pikachu speaks English in newest Pokémon anime movie, freaks out audiences【Video】

Fans in Japan have very different reaction to famous Pokémon’s first intelligible dialogue.

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Pokémon’s Team Rocket officially begins real-life recruiting new members this month

Considering a career in Pokémon crime? This could be your big chance!

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Korean authorities seize 530,000 fake Pokémon plushies, show off portion in video【Video】

Pokémon are meant to be caught, after all.

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Japanese commercial for upcoming Dragon Quest XI evokes nostalgia and excitement all at once

“Now, the time for heroes has come again” …those very Heroes who used to stay up past their bedtimes and come to dinner late when on a quest!

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Tokyo Police Join Forces With Final Fantasy to End Traffic Accidents

Tokyo Metropolitan Police to collaborate with World of Final Fantasy to promote traffic safety.

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Cardigans may not match armor plating in protective capabilities, but they’re definitely the warmer, cuter option.

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Japan’s most popular game console: PS4 sales to surpass Wii U

Big news in the gaming world as sales of Sony’s PlayStation 4 predicted to surpass those of Nintendo’s Wii U in Japan — despite the fact that Nintendo’s system had a full year head start.

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Spy on a hot prisoner with amnesia in Capcom’s new mobile romance sim

In this newly-released mobile romance app from Capcom, players must find clues to a crime by spying on an incarcerated mega-hottie with amnesia…

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Japanese net users marvel at the evolution of The Idolmaster’s graphics over the past 10 years

Longtime fans of video game franchise The Idolmaster celebrate over 10 years of musical idol-rearing fun with comparison pictures of the series’ graphics over time.

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Watch as Korean pro gamer recreates Japanese player’s legendary full parry in Street Fighter V

Korean pro gamer Infiltration replicates The Beast’s legendary moves in this recent tweet of him playing the yet-to-be-released Street Fighter V.

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Japanese-language voice for League of Legends’ Wukong revealed, sounds kinda familiar…

Who was chosen to voice the Monkey King in the Japanese-language version of League of Legends? His voice sounds oddly familiar…we’re just Saiyan’.

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