Russell Brand Deported From Japan

Well, that’s one way to breakup a romantic rendezvous. While visiting his wife Katy Perry on tour in Japan, Russell Brand was reportedly deported on Saturday. Both Katy and Russell gave a play-by-play of the situation on Twitter…. Last night, Katy tweeted the news: "So…my husband just got deported from Japan. I am so. sad. […]


Ubisoft Details Assassins Creed Packages For Play For Japan

Ubisoft is putting together a whole bunch of Assassins Creed exclusives to sell on eBay with all proceeds going toward gaming relief effort Play For Japan.All of the packs are up for bid right now! Learn more about Play for Japan. Read the rest of the story: Ubisoft Details Assassins Creed Packages For Play For […]


Justin Bieber lifts spirits in tsunami-hit Japan

Youve likely heard the idiom, "politics makes strange bedfellows." In Tokyo, at the U.S. Ambassadors Residence, the saying came to life as teen heartthrob Justin Bieber, the American and Canadian ambassadors to Japan and nine children from the tsunami-ravaged region of Japan gathered in a small room in front of the international press. The 17-year-old […]


Matsuda Shota – star of “Hard Romanticker”

The latest film from director Gu Su-yeon (“Guuzen ni mo Saiaku no Shounen”) will star actor Matsuda Shota (25), it has been revealed. Titled “Hard Romanticker,” the film is based on Gu Su-yeon’s debut novel of the same name, a partially autobiographical account of his experiences as a second-generation Korean in Japan. Matsuda plays the […]


Japan researcher builds tongue twisting internet kissing machine

Researches in Japan are hard at work developing an internet-enabled kissing simulator that will allow lovers – or perfect strangers – to reach out and buss someone. "This device is for communications within the mouth," researcher Nobuhiro Takahashi of the Kajimoto Laboratory at The University of Electro-Communications in Tokyo told DigInfo TV. "In other words, […]


Hatsune Miku to hold 3D concert at Anime Expo 2011

The Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA) has announced that virtual idol Hatsune Miku will hold a concert at the 2011 Anime Expo convention. This will be the character’s live concert debut in the United States. The show at Anime Expo is based on Miku’s “39′s Giving Day” concert (“39″ can be read […]