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Take A Photo of Hatsune Miku Wherever You Go With the Mikuture App!

No one ever imagined of a virtual idol like Hatsune Miku would become as popular as she is now. The forever 16-year-old turquoise twin tailed idol was first released in 2007, making her long-running career in the entertainment industry reach a total of 9 years!   dejiko.jugem.jp/ Hatsune Miku has gained the attention of people…

Tamagotchi: Your Favorite Childhood Game Has Become Modern!

I am one of those who lived through the 90s generation when ‘Tamagotchi’ was born. “This is my Tamagotchi, and his name is Mario!” I still remember the day I asked my father to buy me a tiny digital pet from Japan, which all of my friends were crazy about it. We could feed our…

2 Hit Japanese Smartphone Games You Need to Play!

With the vast number of otaku in Japan, it’s no wonder many of the anime, manga and games in Japan become popular. Thanks to them, many companies and producers are able to survive in the competitive industry to provide us with this kind of entertainment. In the past few years, though, there were some games…

Find Your Way to (Free) Wi-Fi Access in Japan

Wi-Fi has become a necessity to almost all travellers who go to foreign countries. People don’t only want to stay connected with their families and friends, but also like to be in the know of how to get to hospitals, train stations, shopping districts, parks, restaurants and other places they might want to visit. In…

Why Internet Addiction is Becoming an Everyday Reality in Japan Today

The increasing popularity of smartphones these days has led to the growing rate of internet addiction across the globe, and now also in Japan. This is happening particularly among youngsters and is becoming a major social problem in the country.   There are various kinds of internet addiction that include internet games, bonding addiction (e.g.…

Japanize your iPhone with these Uniquely Artistic Covers!

Japanese culture and art have been fascinating people all over the world. The more you learn about Japan, the more you want to discover more about the country. If you want to have daily eye candy, you will be definitely pleased with a Japanese motif on your smartphone cover. Enjoying Japanese culture on a daily…

Get in Touch with “LINE” Friends at the Line Friends Store in Harajuku

Have you ever tried the application “LINE” on your mobile phone? LINE is a free messaging system where you can send and receive text messages and calls for free, whenever, wherever. It is also available in all smartphones from iPhones, Androids, Blackberries and so on. LINE Characters In using LINE, several character stickers are available,…