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Hudson’s “Momotaro Railways DS” Helps Out an Old Railway Station

The railway sim "Momotaro Dentetsu DS" just got released this week and as part of the launch event a train decorated with Momotaro artwork appeared in Chiba. The Choushi Railways there have been struggling financially for some time so with this train, hopefully more passengers will be attracted. The train will run until April 25th...


New Final Fantasy Game to be Revealed at the Square-Enix Party 2007

Yup, just take a look at this photo of a Square-Enix newspaper ad. Along the bottom it hints that a new Final Fantasy game that no one knows about will be revealed. Wonder what it could be? Might be FFTA2 for the DS that was talked about a while back. The Square-Enix Party 2007 is scheduled to take place on May 12th and 13th. Be sure to check out...


Less Than 3 Hours Until Total Lunar Eclipse

Lunar eclipses are common, happening twice every year but, tonight's one is supposed to be the best one ever. We should see the moon turning a red colour like Mars according to the BBC website. Quoting: This should be fun to see. The next lunar eclipse should be February 2008 if you miss this although it might not be so spectacular....


Sim City DS, Commemoration Event - Students Compete to Make Biggest Cities

To celebrate the release of Sim City DS today, a commemoration event was held in Tokyo yesterday where 14 students from Wada Junior High were invited along. During the event the students were paired up with tutors for a 15 minute lesson to the game and were also challenged to use the time to increase the population of their cities as high...


Get Your Nutritional “Vista” Drinks at the Japanese Launch!

Business version of Windows Vista has been around for a good few months now and it's time for home users to get their hands on it too. Today's the launch day in Japan and looks like there the count down events were pretty big! I wonder if it was like this for Windows XP too... Besides copies of Vista being sold, staff were also given free...


Happy New Year! Hope You’re All Enjoying Your Break!

Yes, "Akemashite omedetou gozaimasu!" Hope you all had fun counting down to the new year last night (if you're in the West!) Over here, we had winds blowing over 70mph with rain to go with it so the celebrations in town had to be cancelled for safety reasons. Meanwhile my Japanese penpals have been visiting the shrines over in Japan and...