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Japanese Man Married a Hologram & His Mother Didn’t Celebrate it!

Japanese Man Married a Hologram - Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Some Crave That Connection Only Digital Can Provide       Japan has always been unique in their culture. What this does is prove that even more. You hear love is love. Can a human truly love something like a hologram?  According to AFP, 35-year-old Japanese school administrator Akihiko Kondo recently betrothed himself to a hologram named Hatsune Miku — a

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Nintendo Land Construction Underway at Universal Studios

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Nintendo Land is Finally Coming   Nintendo Land is currently being constructed in Japan and Hollywood with a third coming to Orlando. Nintendo is now upping its game in branding. Taking its fandom out of the house and into a world based on their favorite games. The company has enjoyed a fruitful year this year. The success of the Nintendo Switch

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A Giant Deadpool Head Appears in Japan at Shinjuku Station

Deadpool Shinjuku - Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 1 minute During the initial release in Japan for the first Deadpool movie, a giant Deadpool figure was driving around on a flatbed truck in Tokyo. How do  you follow up with something like that? You create a giant Deadpool head of course in Shinjuku. Here is the hype all over Twitter:     みっけたぁぁあーーー😍😍😍✨✨#deadpool #Deadpool2 #デッドプール #オッきいデップー pic.twitter.com/aeYPYx849A — プロピレング@ラニスター家は借りを返す (@exshanma234des1)

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The Pokémon Company Announced Exclusive Games For Switch!

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Reading Time: 2 minutes   Only moment ago in Japan, The Pokémon Company announced the very first Pokémon role-playing games for Nintendo Switch are Pokémon Let’s Go! Pikachu Version and Pokémon Let’s Go! Eevee Version. Both versions will release this November on Nintendo Switch exclusively. During a conference call in New York with director Junichi Masuda ( The Pokémon Company ), he described the games as almost

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Jackie Chan Comes to Japan Kicking!

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Reading Time: 2 minutes     In recent commercials in Japan, Jackie Chan showcases his Martial Arts skill to promote Dragon Quest on Mobile. The game in question is Hoshi no Dragon Quest, or Star of Dragon Quest, on mobile and is a very popular title in Japan.  As a “legendary martial art master,” 64-year-old Chan shows his dynamic kung fu moves using the game’s

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The Future is Robots! Henn na Hotel in Tokyo

Reading Time: 2 minutes Rawr!     There is a futuristic hotel run almost entirely by Robots! Yes you heard that correctly Robots! At the reception of the Henn na Hotel (Strange Hotel) a female humanoid welcomes and checks in guests. There is an automated trolley takes guests bags to their room. With the help of Facial recognition technology,  guests are allowed to enter their

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Wanna View Your Own Funeral? With This Wild Virtual Reality Game You Can!

Reading Time: 1 minute     I have written things personally on Virtual Reality (VR) as well as Mixed Reality (MR) and Augmented Reality (AR). These will be big business in the future and are already gaining momentum as we speak. WE see Augmented Reality being used with social media such as Snapchat and with gaming such as Pokémon Go and the upcoming Ghost

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