HADO, throw energy balls in the real world!

Dreams come true! Many game fans or Dragon ball fans have wished they could do a Kamehameha. Finally, it can happen in Japan! A Japanese company, “meleap” invented HADO. They say “HADO is the combination of motion censor, smartphone, AR (augmented Reality) tech, and sports that creates a whole new experience that we call Techno Sports.” “HADO’s AR tech enables people to shoot the energy … Continue reading HADO, throw energy balls in the real world!

Mario Kart… on my phone!?

Nintendo announced they will make a smartphone App called “Mariokart Tour”. It will be released in March 2019. Nintendo already has smartphone Apps such as, Dobutsunomori and Super Mario Run. The MARIO KART Series has sold 145 million cassettes in the world. The first game of in the series is MARIO KART which launched on August 27th, 1992  in Japan. The latest one is MARIO KART … Continue reading Mario Kart… on my phone!?

Vending Machine Heaven

When I visited Tokyo 1-2 years ago, I saw a new kind of vending machine. The vending machine looked like a very large smart phone. Immediately, I took a photo. People must have thought “Why is she taking a photo of a vending machine? She must be from the country side.” Haha. (Photo Via Acure) According to the company, Acure, that makes this smart phone … Continue reading Vending Machine Heaven

Virtual YouTubers are a new boom for Otaku culture

Yahoo! News Japan has introduced a virtual YouTuber Kaguya Luna. Actually, this was the first time for me to hear about Virtual YouTubers in my life, so I Googled about it. Apparently, there are some famous virtual YouTubers in Japan. I’d like to introduce them.   Kizuna Ai     She is the original Virtual YouTuber. She started YouTube in December 2016. She speaks Japanese, … Continue reading Virtual YouTubers are a new boom for Otaku culture

Big Camera accepts bitcoin as payment

Big Camera that is appliance chain shops, which has 41 stores in Japan, started accepting payment with bitcoin including online shop, Biccamera.com. Bic Camera.com (English ver) There is a limit to buy with bitcoin is 100,000yen (1000 U.S Dollar when $1=100yen). Also, Megane Super that is glasses retail shops, which has 369 shops (2017, Oct), and H.I.S that is travel agency accept bitcoins. Only 38 H.I.S … Continue reading Big Camera accepts bitcoin as payment