Category Archives: JPOP Culture

Seiyuu Yuki Kaji and Ayana Taketatsu Announced Marriage on Sunday

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Reading Time: 2 minutes She wants to build a warm family filled with smiles. Today another voice-acting couple decided to get married and start a family. Voice actors Ayana Taketatsu and Yuuki Kaji announced on Sunday that they are officially married and registered their marriage with the government. While both confess that they are inexperienced, they let fans know that they will continue to

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Blast From The Past! A Look At The 1985 Launch of The NES!

1985 Launch of The NES Geek Impulse Nintendo Entertainment System

Reading Time: 2 minutes What New York City Looked like during the 1985 Launch of The NES. In 1985 on October 18th, the Nintendo Entertainment System was released. At the time, no one really knew just how influential this console or company would be in the world and especially to gaming in particular. There was a limited release by the company in New York

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OTAQUEST LIVE & KICKOFF Brings J-pop Music, Dance, Club Culture to Los Angeles

OTAQUEST LIVE Geek Impulse Anime Expo 2019

Reading Time: 3 minutes OTAQUEST LIVE Concert Performances by J-Pop Superstars m-flo, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, CAPSULE, CrazyBoy, Hiroomi Tosoka and OTAQUEST KICKOFF DJ Sets by Taku Takahashi, TeddyLoid and Yasutaka Nakata! OTAQUEST LIVE is a unique live summer concert event which features a dynamic slate of J-Pop, dance and hip hop superstars that are known for their help in defining the vibrant sounds, styles,

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Large Bosoms or Curves? Japanese Survey Says…

Japanese Survey Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Doraemon Looks Happy in this photo. © @yuuki_chika Affluent Gentleman have a very clear preference for two of the four categories polled. It is no secret that Japan loves breasts. Look at Hentai, or Anime for example and there is almost always someone with large amounts of cleavage to be admired. When creating anime characters at studios there is a

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Japanese Game of Thrones Anyone? Netflix Says Yes to Age of Samurai

Age of Samurai Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Not Actual Samurai Pictured. 😉 Age of Samurai : Battle for Japan is a new docs-drama that focuses on the warring kingdoms during feudal Japan. It is being described as a real-life Game of Thrones. Netflix is taking on the project with Blue Ant Media who is associated with the Smithsonian Canada. Cream Productions has been commissioned to assist in

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Tsunami Warnings Lifted After M6.7 Earthquake Off Coast of Niigata

Tsunami Warning Japan Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes At 10.22 pm on Tuesday (JST) an earthquake shook west Japan in the Niigata and Yamagata areas, resulting in 1–meter tsunami warnings. The quake could reportedly be felt in Tokyo, over 300 kilometers away. Thankfully there were very few injured, as the quake hit mostly sparsely populated areas, and the tsunami warning has been lifted. There was a 10 cm

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