One of the major luxury fashion brands from Spain LOEWE dropped the collection with a 2001 Oskar-winning movie ‘Spirited Away’. ‘Spirited Away’ is a Japanese animated film written and directed by the legendary animation director […]
Anime & Game
The Next Level Art: Anime-Inspired Japanese Nail Art “Ita Nail”
Do you like Japanese Anime? If yes, then this article is for you! We have so many kinds of Anime in Japan. I grew up watching Hunter X Hunter, Pretty Cure (which was popular by […]
“Golden Kamuy” shedding light on Japan’s Indigenous people Ainu
The manga Golden Kamuy has it all: a treasure hunt, comedic relief, gripping action scenes, and beautiful art, and representation of Japan’s Indigenous people, Ainu. This critically acclaimed manga which takes place in the late Meiji Era […]
【FREE】This Week’s Feature Japanese Film: Kenji Kamiyama’s 『NAPPING PRINCESS』| JCCC VIRTUAL KOBAYASHI HALL
WELCOME TO THE “VIRTUAL JCCC FILM SERIES” In Cooperation with the Japan Foundation Toronto This Week’s Feature: Kenji Kamiyama’s NAPPING PRINCESS The screening is FREE with password. Viewers wishing to support the JCCC’s on-going programming […]
What is Mario’s last name?
As I have been in the library for the past 18 hours, my brain cannot retain anymore anthropology theories, I started to wonder what is the last name of Mario? For the sake of procrastination, […]
Game Review: Pokémon Sword and Shield
Pokémon Sword and Shield came out on 15th November. People lined-up outside EB games in Montreal for 1.5 hour for this powerful duo. However, did the game live up to its hype? View this post […]
Have you met a human-version Kirby?
Kirby is probably one of the most beloved characters created by Nintendo. In real life, there is no titular pink puff from a planet called Planet Popstar. However, maybe sometimes, the earth’s version of Kirby […]
Pokémon: Why is Ash Ketchum always 10-years-old?
This trending Reddit thread explains why is Ash Ketchum, the main character from the Pokémon series. I believe this theory is the most logical one out there. It is not uncommon that manga series have […]
I want to be a Snorlax for Christmas
It is the most wonderful time of the year! Maybe after final exams it will be the most wonderful time of the year. Anyways, this is time when people are sending out secret santa whishlilst […]
Studio Ghibli’s entire catalog will soon be available to buy digitally
Japanese animation company Studio Ghibli’s films have not be available to purchase digitally anywhere online. But finally, animated catalogue including classics like Spirited Away, Princess Mononoke, My Neighbor Totoro and Howl’s Moving Castle, will be available to purchase online by […]