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Geek N’ Bake: Japanese Curry

Curry is one of the most popular dishes in Japan (hopefully Andy can vouch for that!), whether it’s the instant curry pots, vacuum sealed packs or traditional home-made sauce. Any good Otaku will know that the dish features across Anime and Manga from all genres. Fighting intergalactic space robots? Curry will help! Cursed by an […]

Music Monday: Asian Powerhouses

It’s certainly been a long time since I’ve written one of these columns and the amount of music that I want to show off and talk about is reaching critical mass. I’ve always liked doing these columns with a theme, rather than a disaparate collection of tracks I just happen to like that week. One […]

Lolita: Where do I Start? Part 1: Brands

Today our guest writer, Sarah, talks to us about the lolita style and how to start out in the world of lace and frills. This three part series will cover all the bases and  getting started with a bang. For those who don’t know, lolita fashion is of Japanese origin. The lolita look began with a […]

New SuG Single and PV

Despite having already released a single and album earlier this year, SuG have another single due for release in September! Following the theme their latest album, ‘Lollipop Kingdom’, swee†oxic will be their third release this year. The single will be available in a regular and two separate limited editions; one featuring the PV and making of […]

Kyary and Kentucky Fried Chicken?

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, after recently becoming Glico’s poster girl, has now appeared in a KFC advert in Japan for ‘Krushers’. This isn’t the first time Kyary has appeared in an advert, if anyone can remember her exploits with ‘Pudding’. In this particular advert, it seems Kyary is longing for the drink in question and begs […]

Versailles 5th Anniversary Release

In celebration of 5 years together, japanese visual kei band Versailles will be releasing a new single, titled ‘Rose’, the symbolism of which is bound to be clear to fans across the world. This will be the first release in almost a year from the band that hasn’t been digital, following the release of ‘Rhapsody […]

An Cafe European Tour 2012

Not long after announcing that they shall be getting back together and resuming operations, word has reached us that An Cafe will be having a European tour later this year! The tour, titled ‘LIVE CAFE TOUR 2012 NYAPPY GO AROUND THE WORLD III ~TADAIMA o(≧∀≦)o OKAERI o(≧∀≦)o~>’ will be stopping in 13 destinations across Europe. This news […]