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Akihabara Japan

Akihabara Japan Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Akihabara (秋葉原), also called Akiba after a former local shrine, is a district in central Tokyo. Akihabara (秋葉原), also called Akiba after a former local shrine, is a district in central Tokyo that is famous for its many electronics shops. In more recent years, Akihabara has gained recognition as the center of Japan’s otaku (diehard fan) culture, and many shops

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Sega Pulls Game After Pierre Taki Arrested For Cocaine

Pierre Taki Geek Impulse Japan

Reading Time: 2 minutes No word yet if the games world-wide release will be delayed indefinitely on June 25th. Sega has halted its spin-off of the Yakuza franchise game Judgement in Japan. The voice actor Pierre Taki has been arrested for cocaine use. Taki was the model for the character Kyohei Hamura as well as the voice actor. In Japan, the game is called

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Nescafe Sleep Cafe is Open for Business in Japan

Nescafe Sleep Cafe Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Offering a customizable chair or bed, pillow, and lighting, plus more coffee than is probably safe to drink The powerhouse brand from Nestle known as Nescafe recently opened their first permanent Nap Cafe. The cafe is nestled in Oimachi, Japan in the business district of Shinagawa on March 6th. Nescafe Sleep Cafe, as its officially called, will provide many different

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Capcom Co., Ltd.

Capcom Geek Impulse

Reading Time: 2 minutes Capcom ( 株式会社カプコン ) is a game software developer based in Osaka. Social Media & Website: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Website Subsidiaries: Capcom Pictures Capcom U.S.A Beeline Interactive Capcom Mobile USA Capcom Europe Capcom Asia Capcom Korea Name of Company CAPCOM CO., LTD. Date of Establishment May 30, 1979 Head Office 3-1-3 Uchihirano-machi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 540-0037, Japan Map Management Representative President

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Cosplayer Enako Appears Nude For Cover of Photo Album

Cosplayer Enako Appears Nude Geek Impulse Japan

Reading Time: 2 minutes She Says, “Behind her choice is something very deep, and uniquely meaningful.” As we mentioned in a previous article, Enako is honorably called ‘Japan’s number-one cosplayer.’ This was given to her by the otaku community as well as the media. She draws crowds of hundreds outdoors to take photos of her. In a single day, she has been reported to

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