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Tradition Meets Disney: 7-Eleven Convenience Stores Selling Wagashi

Wagashi Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Japanese sweets brand Tabemasu (a cute mix of taberareru and mascot) is teaming up with Bandai Candy to create adorable Toy Story Alien traditional Japanese sweets ( Wagashi )! Wagashi are absolutely delicious. This traditional sweet is made with white bean paste and mochi. It has a doughy yet powdery texture and is perfect with green tea. The mouldable,

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Miyagi Prefecture Chooses Lapras as Their Official Pokémon

Lapras Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes You Can Now Boat Around With Sea Pokémon Lapras in Miyagi It would seem that there is an ever growing trend with prefectures of Japan adopting Pokémon. Iwate Prefecture adopted Geodude as its official pokémon. Today though we are talking about Miyagi Prefecture. They have officially adopted Lapras as their official prefecture mascot. You can see the Geodude music video

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Mysteriously Over 20% Japanese Burger King Disappeared

japanese burger king Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Burger King Japan Tokyo — A mysterious happening in Japan so far during the month of May. Japanese Burger King locations nationwide are disappearing overnight seemingly. Even on the Burger King Website, 99 of the original locations will shrink down by 22 by the end of the month bringing the total to 77. BK Holdings Japan has yet to comment

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Sony and Microsoft Have Partnered For Cloud Based-Streaming and Gaming

Sony and Microsoft Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes TOKYO — Just announced, Sony and Microsoft strike a deal. The two companies are planning to work together to build the future of Microsoft Azure which is cloud-based and will support gaming as well as content streaming. Sony will use the data centers at Microsoft for its existing gaming and streaming infrastructure. This news is significant because everyone wants cross-play

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Chance To Work With The Legend Hayao Miyazaki on His Next Film, Application Link Inside

Japanese director Hayao Miyazaki Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Arguably the most revered animator in history needs your help in creating his next big film. Many people dream of the chance to work for an anime studio especially one as big as Studio Ghibli. Imagine Geek Impulse’s surprise when the most world-famous anime company which has produced Spirited Away, Princess Mononoke as well as other classics said they are

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