Archives

2014
Jan
01
2014
“ “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t ...”
07
JeeYoung Lee
“ JeeYoung Lee is a Korean artist who has brushed aside the usual Photoshop shortcuts to ...”
19
Joan Cornellà
“ Joan Cornellà Vázquez is a Spanish cartoonist and illustrator, I'm not quite sure how I ...”
Feb
05
Bloglovin'
“Ignore this post, bloglovin' made me do it! Follow my blog with Bloglovin”
25
Waterlogue
“ Not one to usually gush about an application -- especially one designed for my ...”
26
Game Of Thrones Woodprint
“ Game Of Thrones enthusiast and artist Seiji has re-envisioned the seminal series as Ukiyo-e ...”
27
Great Showdowns
“ I've been meaning to share the work Scott C for a while now, combining ...”
Apr
27
Studio Ghibli 8-Bit
“ Being the nerd that I am, there was no way that I wasn't going ...”
Jul
13
Ryan Putnam
“ So you've probably gathered that I'm quite a sucker for excellent design and illustration ...”
15
Shanghai
“ These aerial photos of Shanghai taken by Wei Gensheng a crane operator are just ...”
Oct
15
Searcy's | The Gherkin
“ I'm posting this horrendously after the fact -- to the point that it's no ...”
2013
Jan
01
Twenty Thirteen
“ Who'd have thunk we'd have reached this point, what with the Mayan Prophecy and all ...”
02
Yoshitomo Nara
“ You've probably seen bits and pieces by Japanese artist Yoshimoto Nara here and there as ...”
Feb
27
Kim Jung-Gi
“ Browsing the world wide web as I'm prone to do, I came across this astonishingly ...”
28
Studio Ghibli Concept Art
“ These old but beautiful concept sketches from various Studio Ghibli films popped up on BuzzFeed ...”
Mar
07
Glamour Kills Clothing
“ I collected my post this morning to find some promotional material from Fab, my attention ...”
Apr
28
Tokyu Hands
“ When I visited Tokyo many moons ago, I came across the 'Creative Life Store' known ...”
May
05
Fighting GIFs
“ I saw this on Reddit before it was picked up by The Verge, a user ...”
29
Anamanaguchi
“ If you've spent anytime at all on my blog you'll have very quickly realised that ...”
Aug
18
David Lynch Posters
“These Japanese posters for the films by David Lynch are great. To see the full ...”
Sep
24
Is Gambling About To Boom In Japan?
“ Many people outside of Japan think of the culture there as somewhat structured and rigid. ...”
Oct
31
Little Print Shop Of Horrors
“ British outfit, Creative Spark have produced another sterling collection of reimagined artwork inspired from classic ...”
2012
Jan
02
Happy New Year!
“ If you watch Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe Review of the Year, you'll realise how chaotic and ...”
07
Charlie Crane
“ Thankfully last year was peppered with news of the end of many of the worlds ...”
Super Potato
“ In hindsight my love for Japan definitely stems from my love for video games, so ...”
Feb
23
Da Chip
“ I'm a sucker for Daft Punk, so it goes without saying when I came across ...”
Mar
11
Studio Ghibli Posters Reimagined
“ People often refer to Hayao Miyazaki as the Japanese Walt Disney, he makes incredibly beautiful ...”
May
14
All Eyes On Korea
“ The latest newsletter from Terracotta mentioned that during the London 2012 Olympics the Southbank will ...”
27
Radiohead 8-Bit
“ I've always been a fan of Radiohead, so I'm always interested in anything related to ...”
Jun
24
Video Game Woodprints
“ I saw these Ukiyo-e inspired adaptations of modern video games by Jed Henry and thought ...”
Jul
01
Tonkotsu
“ Last week I went to Tonkotsu, an attempt at an authentic take on the classic ...”
Aug
23
Harry Potter Animé
“This was too good not to share. If Harry Potter was an animé, I'm pretty ...”
31
Loli-Pop!
“ This is probably awfully short notice but The V&A Museum are holding a Lolita fashion ...”
Sep
02
Hyper Japan 2012
“One of my favourite photographers Kris Atomic has uploaded some of her photos from this ...”
23
Drop Dead Clothing 2012
“Hey kids! It's Drop Dead Clothing's Summer Collection, better late than never, eh? I'm still ...”
Oct
13
Murakami Redesign
“Vintage have commissioned a redesign of their Haruki Murakami titles, retaining the simple black, white ...”
14
Natsumi Hayashi
“ Natsumi Hayashi is a young Japanese photographer that has managed to create these surreal ...”
Dec
16
eBoy Tokyo Poster
“ The German pixel-design outfit, eBoy have updated their shop to include new sizes of ...”
2011
Jan
01
2011
“ Cheers to a New Year and another chance for us to get it right.”
30
A Bathing Ape Pirate Store
“ Unless you're cool (like me) you might not have known that the exclusive Japanese fashion ...”
Feb
06
The Daily
“ The Daily is an iPad-only digital newspaper, conceived and put together by Rupert Murdoch. With ...”
17
Chinese New Year 2011
“ The Boston Globe does it again with some absolutely beautiful photos depicting some of the ...”
27
Justin Lee Collins
“ Five recently showcased a travelogue presented by Justin Lee Collins in his quest to get ...”
Mobile Uploads 2
“ Some snapshots from the last few weeks including A Bathing Ape Pirate Pop Up Store, ...”
Apr
08
Gamers Heart Japan
“ Following the great Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami in Japan, some of the most renowned names ...”
10
Hiroyasu Ishida
“ I'm really impressed by the work of Hiroyasu Ishida, a Kyoto Seika University student who ...”
16
Terracotta Festival 2011
“ I'm constantly delighted by the sheer number and quality of film festivals available to me ...”
May
02
Freedom Project
“ It was quite a few years ago now that I first heard the news that ...”
08
Drop Dread Clothing 2011
“ Much to my surprise, my previous post about Drop Dead Clothing has been ridiculously popular, ...”
12
Original Coca Cola
“ I realise that I'm a massive nerd but I'm also a coke fiend, I drink ...”
14
Melancholia
“ One of the films playing at this years Cannes Film Festival is Melancholia by Lars ...”
27
Craft Design Technology
“ In what might be one of my dullest blog posts ever -- and trust me ...”
Jun
25
Lytro
“ Lytro is a company that is hoping to revolutionise photography. Making use of something called ...”
Jul
22
Hyper Japan 2011
“ Just a quick reminder for you crazy kids that this years Hyper Japan event has ...”
Aug
29
A Game Of Thrones
“ I don't know if you've heard about A Game Of Thrones, I heard chatter about ...”
Sep
11
Blind
“ I came across this short film on Time Out Tokyo which tells the tale of ...”
22
Tokyo Rising
“ Last night I watched a short documentary called Tokyo Rising exploring some of the creative ...”
Nov
12
The London Korean Film Festival
“ This years Korean Film Festival has already started so I'm sorry that I haven't posted ...”
13
Japanese Film Festivals
“ Notice the plural in the title, I'm a huge fan of World Cinema, particularly Japanese ...”
14
Kaneda's Leather Jacket
“ Being the avid Akira fan that I am, I was intrigued by the release of ...”
2010
Jan
02
Kidrobot
“ Returning back to London from Sheffield, I ventured out with my little sister to go ...”
03
Directory Of World Cinema Japan
“ I just happened upon an offer by the World Cinema Directory who are offering the ...”
09
AnimeTV
“ The latest newsletter from Revision3 in my inbox, introduced a new show to their roster ...”
14
Girls On Film
“ It's that time of year again when the Japan Foundation get together to bring together ...”
16
Gloomy Bear Keyring
“ When I visited Tokyo, my good friend Darren informed me about this curious little character ...”
24
Japan Centre
“ The popularity of the Japan Centre in London's Piccadilly has meant that they have expanded ...”
27
iPad
“ Holding some reserve knowing how outlandish the hype for new Apple announcements can be. I ...”
Feb
09
Love Exposure
“ Love Exposure is the latest film by Sion Sono, it caught my attention as it ...”
10
Norwegian Wood Pictures
“ You may vaguely remember me talking about the news that Haruki Murakami's Norwegian Wood, was ...”
12
Art Of Akira
“ Akira belongs in my list of top ten films of all time, straddling somewhere near ...”
13
Panelfly
“ Much like the iPhone, I wasn't quite convinced with Apple's first attempt although I would ...”
18
Vimeo
“ The creative video sharing website, Vimeo compiled a list of their favourite user creations from ...”
25
Akihabara Majokko Princess
“ The McG, Takashi Murakami and Kirsten Dunst collaboration video has finally surfaced online. I found ...”
28
Tokyo Glow
“I came across this short stop motion video that I thought I should share with ...”
Mar
14
Jonny Greenwood
“ The Guardian report that Jonny Greenwood from my favourite band, Radiohead will make a return ...”
16
The Foreign Duck, The Native Duck And God
“ On the three hour train journey back to Sheffield from London, I decided that I'd ...”
Basilisk
“ Along with watching "The Foreign Duck, The Native Duck And God" I've also been distracting ...”
18
The Last Chapter
“ This is kinda long winded and I don't suppose it really matters but here's how ...”
23
Nintendo 3DS
“ The internet was all aflutter this morning with the news from Nintendo that they were ...”
25
Kim Jong-Il's Comedy Club
“ The Japanese film critic Jasper Sharp tweeted about a fantastic documentary on BBC Four about ...”
Apr
02
Cooliris Express
“ What you see above is Cooliris Express, it's a nifty little tool to display a ...”
03
Geographer
“ Every once in a while I come across music that I find that I can't ...”
04
Minimalist Film Posters
“ Spanish designer Hexagonal, has created a project of distilling film posters to their fundamental elements. ...”
05
HDR Tokyo
“ Today I present to you a collection of HDR photos of Tokyo from this blog ...”
09
Samurai Star Wars
“ Cartoonist Steve Bialik has cleverly mashed up traditional Japanese art styling with the characters from ...”
Matcha
“ Yesterday I visited the Japan Centre in Piccadilly to pick up some powdered green tea. ...”
11
Midnight Eye
“ If you're a fan of Japanese cinema, you're bound to have come across Midnight Eye ...”
14
Alice For iPad
“ The latest news is that the international release of the iPad will be delayed until ...”
17
Danny Choo
“ A short while ago Danny Choo announced on his website that he'd be holding an ...”
May
01
Spotify
“ In the early days of the internet, I remember first coming across Napster and the ...”
02
Skating Tokyo
“ Tokyoluv shares with us this great video of skating around Tokyo, the rest of the ...”
08
Miniature City
“It's that time of year when I'm too busy to update you kids, so you'll ...”
14
China's Unknown Mega City
“ A short documentary by the BBC about a city relatively unknown outside of China, I ...”
16
Japanese Manhole Covers
“ I came across an article on Wired about the trend of Japanese municipalities to decorate ...”
29
Shirtflag
“ China is frequently reknowned for it's cheap luxury knock-offs, Shirtflag aims to change that perception. ...”
30
Final Fantasy Cover
“ Since the demise of the 1UP Yours podcast -- what with everyone leaving the show ...”
Jun
01
Wedding Proposal Flashmob
“ I thought this was a really sweet marriage proposal flashmob at Washing Square Park in ...”
06
How To Destroy Angels
“ How To Destroy Angels is the side project of Nine Inch Nails front man Trent ...”
08
Tetsuya Ishida
“ PinkTentacle presents a collection of paintings by the Japanese surrealist Tetsuya Ishida (1973-2005) exploring some ...”
Jul
15
Hyper Japan
“ If this blog was a child, I'm fairly sure that it'd have been taken away ...”
25
Print Club
“ I finally started reading Arcade Mania after it had been sitting on my book shelf ...”
Aug
15
Mobile Uploads
“ Life has a habit of getting in the way and as a result I've been ...”
20
Beckii Cruel
“ There was a documentary on BBC Three a few weeks ago about a British schoolgirl ...”
21
Scala & Kolacny Brothers
“ Scala & Kolacny Brothers are an all girl Belgian Choir that have created specially made ...”
26
Post-Apocalyptic Tokyo
“ Once again PinkTentacle has curated a collection of interesting illustrations this time depicting a post-apocalyptic ...”
Oct
03
Girls' Generation
“ I suppose I should be embarrassed for putting up this post but I've found myself ...”
24
Scarlett Johansson
“ Mango have managed to recruit Scarlett Johansson to model their latest offerings and these lovely ...”
27
London Korean Film Festival 2010
“ As a fan of world cinema, London offers a veritable feast of film festivals. The ...”
Nov
07
Guardian Travel Awards 2010
“ Last month the readers of the Guardian newspaper voted on their favourite travel destinations, winner ...”
Byron Proper Hamburgers
“ I never got a chance to write about this last week but I wanted to ...”
21
Saint Young Men
“ Saint Young Men is a manga by Hikaru Nakamura, it follows the story of bizarrely ...”
23
Japan Social Bookmarking
“ With the demise of Japundit and Japansoc (which now operates solely on Facebook), it looks ...”
28
The Second Bakery Attack
“ With the big screen release of Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami imminent, it was with ...”
Dec
19
Scott Pilgrim
“ I finished reading Scott Pilgrim a while ago, having picked it up after first seeing ...”
2009
Jan
01
Happy New Year
“ I really hope that this is a great year for everyone.”
02
Mind Map
“ So far I've failed to do any revision for my upcoming January exams, nor have ...”
03
Revision
“I've finally made an attempt to crack on with a spot of revision, fueled by ...”
04
Mirror's Edge
“I've just started playing Mirror's Edgeand I'm just absolutely enthralled by it, the visuals and ...”
05
Battleship Island
“With JPG Magazine saying Goodbye, it may be worthwhile reading one of their Photo Essays ...”
06
Macworld 2009
“ It's that time of year and the nerd in me is frazzled with excitement at ...”
07
1UP
“I fell back in love with gaming, inspired by the passion that I heard and ...”
09
The British Library
“ I visited the British Library earlier today, in the hopes of finding a particular book ...”
The British Library (Again)
“The British Library is quite an incredible place, however it involves some major annoyances in ...”
10
Strongbow
“Overheard this afternoon by a bunch of school girls as I was passing a bus ...”
12
Gears Of War 2
“Instead of working on my assignment I have spent the evening playing Gears Of War ...”
Shelfari
“Shelfari: Book reviews on your book blogShare a book review on Shelfari, where this reader ...”
14
Zavvi
“It seems like another 18 Zavvi stores are likely to close down. Has anyone managed ...”
15
Fotoclips
“ My Fotoclips arrived in the post this morning. I saw them first advertised by ...”
16
AdULTHOOD
“I watched AdULTHOOD earlier this evening, it didn't have quite the same impact as the ...”
19
Lime Chicken Stir Fry
“ I've become quite the fan of Sainsbury's 'Feed Your Family For A Fiver' recipes. Obviously ...”
21
iPhone
“ I finally did the dirty and picked up myself an iPhone 8GB 3G on the ...”
23
NetNewsWire
“ I've been having a play with a number of iPhone Apps since the procurement of ...”
24
The Dark Knight
“ Recently having watched the special features on The Dark Knight Bluray Disc, I was inspired ...”
25
TVCatchup
“ TVCatchup is like sort of like an online version of Freeview. It even includes one ...”
26
Hope
“ I read an interesting article about how researchers in America believe that there are scientific ...”
27
Gift
“From the land of the rising sun, an unexpected parcel from my good friend Masatoshi. ...”
29
Unsold Cars
“ The Guardian has a photo feature of the growing number of unsold cars across ...”
31
Sony Bluetooth Headphones
“ I picked up a pair of Sony Bluetooth Headphones (DR-BT22 for it's Scientific nomenclature) for ...”
Feb
01
Sprinkling
“ It's started to snow very lightly here in London, the weathermen dudes are saying that'll ...”
02
February Snow
“The snow falling in Sheffield. February Snow from Hummy on Vimeo.”
05
Reality Fiction
“ Keep your diaries free for the Japan Foundations touring film programme, Reality Fiction: Japanese Films ...”
08
St Cross Hospital
“I'm going to be stuck living in Rugby and working in Coventry for the next ...”
09
Maps
“So far, of all the functions that the iPhone offers. The feature that I've employed ...”
11
Japanese Factories
“ 12 Fantastic Photos of Factories In Japan via Bouncing Red Ball, you realise now where ...”
13
Matsuyama Castle
“ On the off chance that you were looking to purchase a Japanese castle, Yahoo! Auctions ...”
21
Cockroach Cafe
“ It was bought to my attention that an eating establishment on ...”
22
Green Island
“ A collaboration between an art director and a creative artist has resulted in the Green ...”
23
Slumdog Millionaire
“ Apparently Slumdog Millionaire walked off with 8 Oscar awards yesterday. It's been cited as one ...”
24
E3
“ Holy smokes there'll be an Electronic Entertainment Expo this year after all! It's always been ...”
25
The Reader
“ I really enjoyed The Reader which starred Kate Winslet. I found the film to be ...”
28
Prepatinated Copper
“ Has anyone else noticed the sudden abundance of buildings across our United Kingdom featuring walls ...”
Mar
01
My New Album
“ This is one of those inane Facebook meme's that seem to be going around, this ...”
08
UGGghhh!
“ At St. Pancras International Train Station earlier I spotted a guy wearing some UGG Boots. ...”
14
Co-Op
“ I'm a not-so-secret-nerd and I previously wrote about my sadness at the loss of 'The ...”
15
Akira
“ Akira is without doubt my favourite animé of all time and it's coming out soon ...”
21
Hidden Japan
“ To my delight, I've discovered that BBC Four are showing a season of films and ...”
22
Fanta Grape
“ When I visited Tokyo, I came across an unusual flavour of Fanta, one which I ...”
23
London Underground
“ I had a coach to catch at 6pm from Victoria back to University in ...”
24
Fresh Verse
“ Fresh Verse seems to be a website delivering online Japanese television, which is pretty neat.”
27
Monopoly Killer
“ Monopoly Killer: Perfect German Board Game Redefines Genre via Wired, I might have to see ...”
31
PlayStation2
“ Sony have announced that they'll be cutting the price of their 10 year old system ...”
Persona 4
“ I've yet to play Persona 3 which involves school kids shooting themselves in the head ...”
Apr
02
Red Ring Of Death
“ I carefully packed my XBox 360 to bring back home with me from Sheffield for ...”
04
Cyber Drifters
“ The BBC reports on a cyber cafe outside Tokyo that has a dark room divided ...”
06
Tadomi Shibuya
“ The Pop Art of Tadomi Shibuya via Design Crave, a Japanese artist with a very ...”
10
Journal For Plague Lovers
“ I'm surprised by how excited I am about the forthcoming release of Journal For Plague ...”
11
Just Eat
“ Recently, I've been putting on a lot of weight through a combination of laziness and ...”
12
Tilt Shift Maker
“ Check these bad boys out! Tilt Shift photography seems to be all the rage online ...”
14
Peggle Dual Shot
“ Whilst failing to maintain any level of adequate revision it's made worse by Peggle Dual ...”
15
Turning Japanese
“ I came across an article written in the Independent newspaper about an Australian lady called ...”
16
Obese Fliers
“ The Chicago Tribune reports that United Airlines will enforce new rules to bump overweight passengers ...”
19
My Repair Status
“ It appears that Microsoft have finally fixed my XBox 360, conveniently just in time for ...”
20
Bombay Bicycle Club
“Much to my surprise it was my little sister who pointed me in the direction ...”
25
Raging Bull
“Catching up on the news earlier I found myself in hysterics watching a news report ...”
Tsuyoshi Kusanagi
“ The dude above is a famous Japanese actor, he was part of a really successful ...”
27
KISSMA
“This is a totally random game that I came across whilst surfing the internets which ...”
30
May
01
Swine Flu
“ Do you think Swine Flu has become the new 'Man Flu', an attempt by men ...”
02
Naoki Urasawa
“ I'm not much of a Manga reader, I stress that because on the whole I ...”
03
20th Century Boys
“ The UK premier of the sequel to 20th Century Boys, titled 'A Last Hope' ...”
07
Examinations
“ I can't wait for these exams to be over and finally get some much ...”
08
Noise Pollution
“On top of all the stress from my recent examinations, I've had to deal with ...”
09
"Infinity" Citizen
“This is a really cool video of Tokyo, it seems to be created by the ...”
10
Japan Day 2009
“A few photos from Japan Day 2009. I kinda wish I was good at taking ...”
11
Zarna's Birthday
“A few photos taken on Zarna's Birthday which conveniently coincided with the end of exams. ...”
15
Kuniyoshi Exhibition
“ I've always liked the style of Japanese wood print and I can appreciate why Japonism ...”
16
Left Right Left Right Left
“ Roll up, roll up, get your free Coldplay album here!”
Philips Cinema 21:9
“ I would absolutely love the new Philips Cinema 21:9 television for a truly cinematic aspect ...”
18
Joyce Wu
“ Goodbye Joyce...”
25
Swansea
“On Saturday, Rach and I decided to go and visit our friends Dawn and Jess ...”
27
Zune HD
“ The Zune HD looks pretty good, I wonder what Apple have in store for their ...”
29
GameOn! London
“ "GameOn! London is set to be the gaming event of the Summer" - GamesRadar.com From Saturday ...”
31
Nando's
“With Rach headed back to Abergavenny this weekend, I've finally had some time to indulge ...”
Jun
07
Abergavenny
“I was invited back to Rach's home -- the historic market town of Abergavenny -- ...”
08
Sugar Loaf Mountain
“ After lunch on Sunday, Rach and her parents took us for a short drive to ...”
Mayo
“ My girlfriends first ever music video, shot with her friend Bjørn in Norway. I'm sure ...”
14
Japan Society Barbecue
“Finishing my placement a day earlier than planned meant that for the first time ever ...”
Terminator 5
“ A sneak peak at the follow up to one of this Summers blockbusters. The budget ...”
22
Discovery
“ The combination of Vampire Weekend and Ra Ra Riot culminates with Discovery!”
23
1Q84
“ Ask anyone that knows me and they'll tell you that I'm slightly obsessed with the ...”
Mika Ninagawa
“The same gallery that previously promoted work from the likes of Nara Yoshitomo and Takeshi ...”
24
Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
“ I first heard Phoenix on the soundtrack to one of my favourite films, 'Lost in ...”
Alice In Wonderland
“ It looks like Tim Burton is at it again, collaborating with the usual suspects in ...”
26
Michael Jackson
“ It seems so surreal that Michael Jackson has died at only 50! Although I didn't ...”
27
Norwegian Wood
“ You may recall my recent surprise at the release of Haruki Murakami's latest book, 1Q84. ...”
Jul
01
Japanese Manba
“ The BBC World Service reports on the trend of British followers of Japanese fashion. Seriously, ...”
08
Static : Pulse
“Another really awesome video of Shinjuku, Tokyo by photographer Samuel Cockedey. ”
17
Rising Robot
“I came across photos of a huge 59 foot tall robot in Tokyo on the ...”
18
Ponyo On The Cliff
“ I've been meaning to watch Ponyo On The Cliff for a while now but haven't ...”
19
Tokyo Sonata
“ I've just finished watching Tokyo Sonata, after a weekend of catching up on films, including ...”
22
Piccadilly Circus
“ Testing out the high definition video recording mode of my new digital camera in Piccadilly ...”
23
Amsterdam 2009
“The weekend before last I travelled to Amsterdam with friends for what turned into a ...”
We Choose The Moon
“ The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum together with AOL have created an impressive ...”
26
Plants Vs Zombies
“ I've been horrendously addicted to Popcap's latest production 'Plants Vs Zombies', as much as I ...”
27
Nintendo Hanabi
“ I'm surprised to learn from Digital Spy of all places that Nintendo have regularly hosted ...”
28
White Box
“ I came across this video by Makoto Yabuki which I really liked.”
Aug
02
Mono
“ I was in HMV on Oxford Street on Friday and stopped by the music section ...”
05
Animal Face Mug
“ I totally would love one of these Animal Face Mugs by Japanese brand Décole, I ...”
All God's Children Can Dance
“ I finally finished watching 'All God's Children Can Dance' an American adaptation of one of ...”
Harry Patch (In Memory Of)
“ Harry Patch died in July, he was the last living veteran of World War I. ...”
18
Orphan
“Last week I'd arranged to meet Tara to go watch a film with her, which ...”
PlayStation3 Slim
“ Sony just announced the PlayStation 3 Slim at GamesCon 2009 in Germany today, it arrives ...”
24
8-Bit
“Who the hell has time to blog, I certainly don't. Between afternoon naps and walking ...”
High Definition Remake
“ New High-Definition Videogame Remake Art via Destructoid, they're flipping brilliant, kudos to Orioto for his ...”
25
Bangladeshis In Japan
“With my own Bangladeshi roots, I found this report about the estimated 11,000 Bangladeshi ...”
26
Exam Success
“ After a very restless night of surreal dreams of successes and failures, I finally awoke ...”
27
Late
“To celebrate my narrow escape from academic failure, I ventured out with Cat and her ...”
Sep
03
Opera 10
“ Being the complete and utter nerd that I am, I had to try out the ...”
Topman Ltd
“ I don't particularly care for fashion but when the hell did Bill Gates-chique become a ...”
Kirsten Dunst Cosplay
“ How did I miss these photos of (my future wife) Kirsten Dunst filming a music ...”
06
The Stand
“ I usually have a few podcasts queued up to listen to throughout the day, to ...”
08
Siren
“In another episode of nothing to write about, I share with you the stunningly mundane ...”
09
It's Only Rock And Roll
“ Two things stood out to me today on the 09/09/09. The release of The Beatles ...”
10
Yakisoba
“The Japan Centre in Piccadilly, London offers this simple recipe for Yakisoba Friend Noodles through ...”
11
Kaneda iPhone Wallpaper
“ I've been struggling to find a decent wallpaper for my iPhone until I came across ...”
12
The Resistance By Muse
“ I knew I would immediately love Muse, after hearing their very Radiohead-influenced sound. I can ...”
13
Facebook Lite
“ I've just discovered Facebook Lite, which alleviates a lot of bloat seen in the regular ...”
14
Secret Cinema The Warriors
“ Secret Cinema is a brilliant idea, a way to bring classic and cult films to ...”
15
Kaleidoscope By Tiësto
“ Pitchfork just premiered the latest track from some superstar Dutch DJ called Tiësto, but more ...”
16
Optical Illusion
“ I'm sure this is the sort of shizzle keeping you subscribed to my fricking brilliant ...”
17
Japan Matsuri 2009
“ This Saturday sees the celebration of 150 years of the relationship between Japan and the ...”
19
The Wheel Of Sheffield
“This afternoon I visited 'The Wheel Of Sheffield' with Catherine, it was fun seeing the ...”
20
Ramen Girl
“ I came across this trailer for a film called Ramen Girl on Yongfook's Posterous, in ...”
21
Fangamer Store
“ Unable to sleep last night, I navigated through my iPhone to discover if I had ...”
23
Wrong Hole
“ Funniest video I've seen all day, 'Wrong Hole' with DJ Lubel, Taryn Southern and Scott ...”
25
Yakuza 4
“ It's that time of the year again when the gaming community look towards Japan to ...”
26
Peace One Day
“ I don't know how I managed to get through the week without hearing about Peace ...”
Oct
03
Pop Life
“ I'll have the opportunity to spend my weekends in London for the new few weeks ...”
04
China At 60
“Last week saw the celebrations of China at 60. The Boston Globe has collected a ...”
10
Raindance Film Festival 2009
“ One of the most frustrating things about not being in London at this time of ...”
11
Central Perk London
“ A lack of internet access in Canterbury has meant I haven't had a chance to ...”
17
Fast Track Tokyo
“ A short feature on the BBC News show Fast Track about Tokyo, featuring the Hackney ...”
18
Herne Bay
“Whilst based in Canterbury I took the short bus journey towards the coastal town of ...”
24
The Wire
“ What's there to say that hasn't already been said about HBO's The Wire? With time ...”
Robot Nation
“I discovered this short documentary about Japan's plan to thwart it's dwindling population with the ...”
27
The Walking Dead
“ It's recommendation time again, after speedily making my way through the five series of The ...”
28
Pounded
“Finally returning to Sheffield after a prolonged absence from all social activities, I was keen ...”
30
Moon
“ Moon by Duncan Jones -- son of David Bowie -- is a curious slice of ...”
31
Japan Society Halloween Party
“The other night saw me meeting up with my friend Gee and her friend Deborah ...”
Animation Nation
“Another documentary about Japan, this time from Rockhopper focusing on Japan's animation industry and the ...”
Nov
01
Paranormal Activity
“ As it was Halloween yesterday, I figured it'd be fairly appropriate to give Paranormal Activity ...”
02
Oxford Circus Crossing
“ The BBC reports that while I've been away in Sheffield, the crossing at Oxford Circus ...”
03
Sony Ericsson Xperia X10
“ You can say what you like about Apple but you must agree that the most ...”
04
Sheffield Doc/Fest
“ For those who might be interested, Sheffield sees its annual Doc/Fest event starting today and ...”
07
Thee Michelle Gun Elephant
“ One of my favourite films of recent memory was Blue Spring by Toshiyaki Toyoda. One ...”
11
Julian
“ I've been listening to Phrazes For The Young pretty much on loop for the last ...”
14
Uprisings
“ Munky King have bought to life with the aid of Pretty In Plastic, the Uprisings ...”
16
New Asian Cinema
“ I'm a little late to the party but starting last week, Film4 have been showcasing ...”
17
Beach House
“ Beach House are offering fans a free taster of their latest album strongTeen Dreams on ...”
20
Drop Dead Clothing
“ Whilst perusing the internet like I'm prone to do, I began by looking at some ...”
30
Tweetie 2
“ This is only meant to be a very quick post to recommend the very capable ...”
Dec
13
Ashita No Kita Yoshio
“ I've been incredibly busy recently but I've managed to watch the entire series of the ...”
22
Waterstones Christmas Party
“ I've been working as I have done over the last few Christmas holidays at Waterstones ...”
30
Still Walking
“ If you follow my blog at all, all two of you, you'll know that I'm ...”
2008
Feb
Apr
03
Astro Boy
“ I recently watched Astro Boy - Greatest Astro Adventures, featuring one of the most well ...”
Aug
13
14
Monster
“ I've just finished reading 'Monster' by Naoki Urasawa. I'd highly recommend it.”
Ghosting
“I've been having a real nightmare with 'ghosting' on our Sony Bravia (KDF-E50A12U), it really ...”
Sep
23
Sakushi
“Yesterday to celebrate Richard's 24th Birthday, we had dinner at a new Japanese Restaurant in ...”
Oct
02
Nintendo DSi
“ Nintendo just announced an update to the Nintendo DS called the DSi , aside from ...”
24
Britney Spears
“ Is it just me or does this look nothing like the Britney Spears we see ...”
Dec
21
Sheffield
“It's rather empty and quiet here in Sheffield but I quite like it.”
2007
Jul
04
Hello world!
“Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!”
Aug
09
Test
“This is a test.”


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