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Red Veron . Sep 27

Japanator LIVE: Rebuild with Dragon Quest Builders

[Stream will begin at 10PM US Central Time over at the Japanator YouTube page] The demo for the highly anticipated Dragon Quest Builders just arrived on the US PlayStation store today and we are taking a look at it ...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 24

Weekend Japanatainment - Live Action Anime Edition

Clips of the controversial Hollywood live action adaptation of Ghost in the Shell recently came out and the short clips just give us almost a minute of footage of the upcoming movie. Whatever your opinion of the cas...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 21

Japanator LIVE: Take a few bites with God Eater 2

[Stream will begin at 10PM US Central Time over at the Japanator YouTube page] Hello, lovely viewers! It's been a while since I've done a stream and now I've got a game that recently came out that I also reviewed here on Jap...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 19

Relive every episode of Endless Eight all at the same time

The anime adaptation of The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya is among one of the best anime shows in the last two decades and is still fondly remembered to this day. However, there is one thing that rubbed people the wrong way w...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 17

Weekend Japanatainment - Summer OP 2016 Edition

The summer anime season is coming to a close and the hot weather is finally letting up (except in weird places like Australia where it's winter time and dangerous creatures lurk at every corner). So it is the perfect time to ...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 14

Review: God Eater 2: Rage Burst

Monster Hunter is one of the behemoths of gaming in Japan, it still sells like crazy every time and has made its own genre (Yes, I know about Phantasy Star Online). Many have tried to hunt down the same success but only one f...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 13

Rebuild a world in ruin in Dragon Quest Builders

Dragon Quest is one the giants of video games in Japan, where people of all ages have heard of the long running role-playing franchise since its first game in 1986. It hasn't achieved the same level of success outside J...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 10

Weekend Japanatainment - Konbini Edition

You've probably been to a convenient store before, they have drinks and snacks and other stuff you might need if you're pressed for time and they are useful in a pinch. I worked at one over a summer when I was young and I kin...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 08

Japanator Unboxing: Loot Anime - Back To School

The latest Loot Anime box just burst through my front door with a piece of toast in its mouth while wearing a sailor-styled school uniform (just kidding, boxes don't have mouths) and this month's theme is "Back to School"! T...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 08

PS4 and Persona 5 get dramatic price drop song commercial

Two new PlayStation 4 models just got announced yesterday, where the original PlayStation 4 got a price drop to $299 (or 29,980 Yen in Japan) in the form of a new sleeker slim model. In the US, Sony conducted one of their "P...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 03

Weekend Japanatainment - School Lunch Edition

If there is one thing I can point to that I love about Japanese culture that the US can learn is the way they have meals in lunch at school. You gotta fuel yourself properly to absorb all that knowledge and frozen fried stuff...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 03

Review: Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme VS Force

The Mobile Suit Gundam franchise is a franchise known worldwide and is often dubbed as Japan's equivalent to Star Wars, this long enduring saga since its debut in 1979 has spawned a multimedia empire with thousands of TV...   0

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Red Veron . Sep 02

WTF Fridays: YOU ARE NOTHING

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Red Veron . Aug 27

Weekend Japanatainment - Japanese Sports Edition

The 2016 Olympics are done and the next summer Olympics are in Japan, so every weeb out there will be excited to see the next set of games taking place in the land of the Rising Sun. So this week, I thought it appropriate for...   0

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Red Veron . Aug 20

Weekend Japanatainment - Vending Machine Edition

You've probably seen Japanese vending machines in various forms of Japanese media before, it's very much part of daily life in Japan with its highly mobile society that where a good chunk of the population use public transpor...   0

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Red Veron . Aug 19

WTF Fridays: WAKE ME UP

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Red Veron . Aug 06

Weekend Japanatainment - US Fast Food in Japan Edition

Here's another helping of Weekend Japanatainment! This time it's about US fast food in Japan and how something so familiar can be so different. If you've never been outside the US, American fast food places have spread across...   0

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Red Veron . Aug 04

Japanator Unboxing: Loot Anime - Squadron

The latest Loot Anime box arrived at my doorstep and I am here to show y'all the awesome goodies inside the box. This month's theme for the monthly subscription box Loot Anime is "SQUADRON", and this new box of anime and man...   0

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Red Veron . Jul 30

Weekend Japanatainment - Japanese Curry Edition

If you've never had Japanese Curry, I honestly feel bad for you. Japanese Curry is a culinary curiosity, it isn't as exotic as its Indian or Thai cousins and comes in different varieties from sweet, hot & spicy, fruity, o...   0

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Red Veron . Jul 28

Cool off from the summer heat with some Japanese Ice Cream

If you've ever lived anywhere that has some crazy humidity, then you know how summer can just completely ridiculous where it feels like being in a sauna every single time you're outdoors. Japan just happens to be one of those...   0

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Red Veron . Jul 28

Review: God Eater Resurrection

The Monster Hunter franchise's meteoric rise in Japan in the past decade has given birth to a new genre that is still going strong in Japan with numerous contenders that spring up every so often. While many Japanese game...   0

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Red Veron . Jul 22

Godzilla Resurgence stomps its way to the Americas

Just when people were starting to doubt if Godzilla Resurgence (known as Shin Gojira in Japan) was ever coming to the United States, anime localization company Funimation comes to save day. Funimation anno...   0

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Red Veron . Jun 05

Weekend Japanatainment - Asian Kung Fu Generation

If you have been watching any popular anime from the last 15 years, you probably have heard of a song or two from the Japanese rock band Asian Kung-Fu Generation. Known to fans as "Ajikan" for short, Asian Kung Fu Generation ...   0

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Red Veron . Jun 03

Learn a bit of Japan's history in a fun 9 minute video

Learning is fun but school can be boring and monotonous at times when information is just dumped onto you in a continuous stream that you don't get to digest any of it. But how about we turn that large info dump into a short ...   0

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Red Veron . May 29

Weekend Japanatainment - Opening Parody Edition

The word 'Parody" is defined as "an imitation of the style of a particular writer, artist, or genre with deliberate exaggeration for comic effect" and this week's Japanatainment is all about parodies of openings from anime an...   0

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Red Veron . May 28

Week Ender - Super Sentai Edition

There is nothing more 70's than Super Sentai and to this day, it still feels like a product of its time. You still have brightly colored heroes performing acrobatics and a lot theatrics fighting rubber suit monsters but ...   0

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Red Veron . May 25

OP Up! - Super Sentai Edition

This week is a special edition of OP Up! and Week Ender, where I am featuring openings and endings from the long running live action super hero series for kids from Japan called "Super Sentai". This franchise belongs in the "...   0

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Red Veron . May 22

Weekend Japanatainment - Japanator Youtube

Hey readers! I thought it would be the perfect time to tell you all about our Japanator YouTube page where we have some nice video content and will have some more Japan-centric video entertainment in the future. We're plannin...   0

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Red Veron . May 21

Week Ender - JC Staff Edition

JC Staff is a studio that's been around since 1986 and has worked on at least 300 shows, with such a large body of work they might have made something you probably love or enjoyed in the last three decades. So I've chosen a v...   0

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Red Veron . May 19

OP Up! - JC Staff Edition

JC Staff is a studio that has been around since 1986 and has made a lot of shows and probably some of your favorites as well. Most of their shows are very beautifully made and they've made a few of my favorite shows, which I'...   0

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Red Veron . May 15

Weekend Japanatainment - Rebirth Edition

So the last time I did this feature was when I took over almost 7 years ago, but I stopped because life got in the way. But now, it's back again bishies! Back to give you lovely readers some Japanese-related entertainment to ...   0

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Red Veron . May 13

Week Ender - 10 YEARS AGO EDITION

I'm gonna take you all for a nostalgia trip (or a history trip, you young whippersnappers--- GET OFF MY LAWN!). 2006 was a great year for anime with shows that are still enjoyed today. Someone on my twitter feed reminded me t...   0

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Red Veron . May 11

OP Up! - 10 YEARS AGO EDITION

The year 2006 was a great one for anime and a lot of the anime that premiered in that year are considered to be the best and are still enjoyed by anime fans to this day. I looked at the list of the anime that came in that yea...   0

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Red Veron . May 02

Japanator Unboxing: Loot Anime - Duel

When the first geek-centric subscription boxes came around, Loot Crate was one of the first to make a name for the monthly mystery goody box that caters to connoisseurs of cool. When I first got my hands on a Loot Crate, I wi...   0

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Red Veron . Apr 16

Week Ender - Last Season (Winter 2016) Edition

I am really digging the use of a lot of colors in openings and endings lately, it's a trend I am fully embracing and wish that the creativity with the new style leads to more beautiful eye candy. This week's selection of endi...   0

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Red Veron . Apr 15

WTF Fridays: Every Anime

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Red Veron . Apr 13

OP Up! - Last Season (Winter 2016) Edition

The new season is here and last season is sooooo last season but that won't stop me from looking back at some of the openings that I really liked. A lot of shows have taken inspiration from Jojo's Bizarre Adventure and t...   0

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Red Veron . Apr 11

Feel the Super Emotions in the Japanese Civil War Trailer

Japanese movie trailers almost always follow a formula: they would start out happy with some happy music then it stops, and suddenly it hits you an emotional crescendo with some dramatic music that let's you know that things...   0

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Red Veron . Apr 07

BABYMETAL rocks the Late Show in their US television debut

If anyone remembers when Hatsune Miku showed up at the Late Show back in in late 2014, it was a bit of an awkward affair. I don't think anyone bothered to explain properly about Miku and her popularity in Japan, but earlier t...   0

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Red Veron . Apr 07

See Titan hunting action in the new Attack On Titan Game Trailer

Ever since Attack on Titan was brought to life in anime form, many viewers craved for that fast and visceral Titan slashing anime action in video game form. There has been one attempt in the past, but it didn't quite hit the ...   0




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