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Track: Two Rights Make One Wrong | Artist: Mogwai | Album: Rock Action 

Realistic Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Disk Costs Almost $200 Realistic Yu-Gi-Oh Duel Disk Costs Almost $200

A nearly one-to-one scale Duel Disk is going on sale in Japan. In Yu-Gi-Oh!, the Duel Disk is a piece of dueling hardware for card-carrying Duelists.

Dialogue dubbing for Evangelion: 3.0+1.0 has begun. Pictured is a copy of Evangelion creator Hideaki Anno’s script. The movie is slated for a 2020 release in Japan. 

Hayao Miyazaki Seems To Hate Lord of the Rings, Indiana Jones And Hollywood Movies Hayao Miyazaki Seems To Hate Lord of the Rings, Indiana Jones And Hollywood Movies

Hayao Miyazaki may like many things, but the Lord of the Rings movies and the Indiana Jones series don’t appear to be among them.

Tea Fields. Mie Prefecture, Japan. By Brian Ashcraft | Twitter

Track: Sotsugyou | Artist: My Hair Is Bad | Album: Woman’s

Sega is making a new Yakuza game for PS4 that will star Ichiban Kasuga, who made his debut in Yakuza Online. Sega is holding auditions for one of the game’s female co-stars.

Pokémon Go Grandpa Is Now A Mobile Phone Spokesperson Pokémon Go Grandpa Is Now A Mobile Phone Spokesperson

Last year, Taiwan’s Chen San-yuan went viral with his bicycle contraption to which nine phones were affixed so he could play Pokémon Go around Taipei. Now, he has more phones and a new gig: ambassador for Asus ZenFone smartphones.

Japanese Arcades Light Up The Night Japanese Arcades Light Up The Night

In cities across Japan, arcades are beacons of the night. They are a place to take refuge, escape, and unwind, which is what makes them so special.

Low Tide at the Pier. Olango Island, Philippines. By Martin Tan | Instagram

Track: Saturday Night | Artist: Suede | Album: Coming Up 

How Anime Art Has Changed Since 2009 How Anime Art Has Changed Since 2009

Anime art is not static. It is constantly changing with each passing year. Some of those changes are noticeable. Others less so.

Online for the arcade version of Pokkén Tournament is ending in Japan. The game launched in 2015 and online for arcades will cease from March 25. Shame about arcade online play, but the game is very good on the Switch. 

Anime Pastel Memories' Streaming Temporarily Stopped, Home Releases Canceled Anime Pastel Memories' Streaming Temporarily Stopped, Home Releases Canceled

Streaming for anime Pastel Memories has temporarily been halted and DVD and Blu-ray releases of the show’s first three episodes have been cancelled. The reason, it seems, could be related to how the show parodies another anime.

The Road Taken. Tribalj, Croatia. By Eduard Tucaković | Instagram

Track: Call Me (Come Back Home) | Artist: Al Green | Album: Call Me

The Price Of PS4 Exclusive Judgment Is Going Up in Japan The Price Of PS4 Exclusive Judgment Is Going Up in Japan

Last week, Sega halted sales of PS4 exclusive Judgment after actor Pierre Taki was arrested on alleged drug charges. Taki is being replaced in various roles, and suddenly, the original release of Judgment looks like a collector’s item.

After Nudity Wasn't Fully Censored, Nintendo Switch Game Temporarily Pulled   After Nudity Wasn't Fully Censored, Nintendo Switch Game Temporarily Pulled  

Last week, Super Real Mahjong PV was released on the Nintendo Switch. This week, downloads of the digital game have been temporarily suspended.

Palace Pier. Brighton, England. By Jeremy Hosking | Official Site

Track: Goldberg Variations: Aria (by Bach) | Artist: Igor Levit | Album: Goldberg Variations - The Goldberg Variations, BWV 988

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