Having gained popularity, especially among high school and university girls, is the smart phone app, ‘Touch Detective – Mushroom Garden.’
Not only has excitement over the character gained momentum app-wise, but now this very same enthusiasm has even begun to pour over into the world of goods and even CDs!
Know what the most popular smart phone apps for high school and university girls in Japan are at the moment? Introducing 'Nameko' and the "Mushroom Garden"!
From July 12-16, 2012, I took part in the 8th annual China International Comics and Games Expo (CCG), which was held at the site of the former 2010 Shanghai World Expo.
With each episode of “Otaku’s @ Home” we’re gradually getting closer and closer to reaching our 10 million Yen goal. In this installment we have a karaoke fanatic who spends an average of 12 hours belting out songs at karaoke parlors in a single visit!
Taking you inside the homes of self-professed otakus to give you a glimpse of their lifestyle! This week we’re joined by an otaku who serves his country as a self-defense official in Japan’s GSDF!
In this 8th installment of Otaku’s @ Home we’re beginning to learn that the otaku gene may in fact be hereditary! Such is the case with this husband and wife otaku who have passed on their interests to their son.
Culture Watch: bringing you the latest news and gossip in Japanese pop-culture! Misamisa's event report on Japan's largest self-published comic book fair! Summer Comiket 2011!