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Mario Kart Racing Erasers Are Something Else

04/29/2013, Do you follow the manga and/or anime Initial D? Sure, the characters in there have some pretty extraordinary driving skills, but this does not mean they are able to win in just about any vehicle, as the tools of the trade are also equally important as...

Wii U Used To Power A $16,000 Japanese Karaoke System

04/24/2013, The Nintendo Wii U may not have had the best quarter, but that hasn’t stopped Japan from making this already expensive video game console into an even more expensive karaoke machine. The JoySound Festa from Xing is an on-demand karaoke system that...

Tama-chan Watermelon Cooler

04/22/2013, All right, what you see above is obviously weird. Very! We are talking about the Tama-chan watermelon cooler, which would definitely find a market in Japan. After all, folks living in Japan love nothing better to do than to eat some chilled watermelon...

Luigi-Themed Nintendo 3DS XL Headed To Japan On July 18

04/18/2013, We know after yesterday’s onslaught of Nintendo-related news due to their Nintendo Direct presentation, you’re probably filled up on Nintendo stories for the rest of the month. But this is one Nintendo-related story we just couldn’t...

Japanese Cow-Milking Game Featuring Teen Idol Appears On Android

04/12/2013, If you thought playing a dating simulation game where you fall in love with a T-Rex was weird, then you’re going to be raising every eyebrow you have at this next Android game. SEEC Inc’s Meichan no Chichi Shibori Taiken (which translates to...

Ray Charles Robot Caught Performing In Japan

04/11/2013, Ray Charles has been long gone since June 2004, but his memory still lives on in his fans, especially in Osaka, Japan where a life-size animatronic of the legendary musician can be seen performing some of his most notable tracks. The animatronic Ray...

Japanese Students Create ‘Girlfriend Coat’ To Simulate Hugs

04/10/2013, The simple embrace of a loved one can provide some serious stimulation as you can feel all warm and good from something as simple as a hug. But there are people out there who have yet to know the joy of what it’s like to get a hug from a girlfriend...