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5 Sakura Songs by Vocaloid

March 25, 2010

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5 Sakura Songs by Vocaloid? First let me explain what a Vocaloid is.Vocaloid is a vocal-synthesizing software developed and released by Yamaha back in 2004. If you still don’t get it, it is basically a non-human voice creation software. I hope I made that clear. This brilliant piece of software has been used mainly to […]

Japanese high school girl uniform pimping

March 19, 2010

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Japanese high school girl uniform customized up to the smallest detail. Yes it is the most recent fashion trend to pick up its pace in Tokyo. The trend is known as Nanchatte seifuku (なんちゃって制服, lit. “just kidding uniform”) and started back in 2002. The idea is simple, high school girls customizes their uniforms personally or […]

Japanese Nose Mask Pit

March 18, 2010

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Japanese nose mask pit is a sort of device that you insert in your nose to act as a filter that blocks pollens, from a flower for example. Helpful if your allergic to any types of pollens. via Roy in Tokyo

Lightning Strikes a Fluorescent Tube Caught on Video

March 18, 2010

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Lightning strikes a fluorescent tube and caught on a video might sound weird and impossible. Weird? Yes. Impossible? No. Leave it to the Japanese, it’s not impossible for a lightning to strike a fluorescent tube lamp when you have a 12-million-volt artificial lightning generator courtesy of Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry (CRIEPI) of […]

Post-apocalyptic Tokyo

May 12, 2007

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Hisaharu Motoda is said to be regarded by many as one of the rising stars in the world of printmaking. See how he depicts post-apocalyptic Tokyo’s central districts of Ginza, Shibuya, and Asakusain in his work called Neo-Ruins:Lithographs of post-apocalyptic Tokyo. I don’t really get why Japanese artists are fond of destroying Japan in their […]

Hyper Japan start!

May 12, 2007

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Here’s something for a start, my recent favourite Japanophile who is no other than Danny Choo. I recently stumbled upon his website and damn! i was in for a treat! In there you’ll find massive info and links from Anime DVDs to Adult goods(*ehem*). Did i forget to mention that Mr. Danny Choo takes awesome […]