Jill Seale

Toriko: Gourmet Survival Screenshots Make Me Hungry Like A MAN

Toriko: Gourmet Survival Screenshots Make Me Hungry Like A MAN

Thanks to our benevolent dictator, I’ve just recently become aware that Toriko is a thing. If you’re not aware of it, Toriko is an anime about the baddest MotherEffer to ever live, and his goal to kill and eat the most dangerous and delicious monsters in existence.

 Alan Smithee

Morning Cup o’ Music

Morning Cup o’ Music

I’m going to culture the hell out of you today.

 Alan Smithee

Viz Media iPad App – Review

Viz Media iPad App – Review

I’ve read manga for what seems like 20 years now. I’ve read it in both English and Japanese and for some reason, I’ve enjoyed reading manga much more than reading comic books here in America. This may be because I’m a stark raving mad weeaboo when it comes to Japanese culture, but for me it’s […]

 

League of Legends Donates Your Purchases to Tsunami Relief

League of Legends Donates Your Purchases to Tsunami Relief

If you ever needed a reason to justify micro-transactions, now is the time!

 Alan Smithee

Morning Cup o’ Music

Morning Cup o’ Music

It’s Monday and we all hate being back at work after a weekend. But at least I can give you a little ray of sunshine today to help out a bit.

 Alan Smithee

Japan is One Step Closer to G-Gundam

Japan is One Step Closer to G-Gundam

First you need something to translate human movements to another body, then you need scale it up several orders of magnitude so it works on a giant mecha, then you need to put a giant boxing ring satellite system around Earth’s orbit. Only then will we learn how to truly wage war using nothing but […]

 Ryan Thomason

Your Nuclear Apocalypse Survival Tip: Potassium Iodide

Your Nuclear Apocalypse Survival Tip: Potassium Iodide

All up and down the West Coast, heck, even in Arizona of all places, people are bum rushing Pharmacies and Health Food Stores for one simple thing, Potassium Iodide, why? Let me put my resources as a buyer for health food stores to good use.

 

Viz’s Haikasoru Brings You Rocket Girls

Viz’s Haikasoru Brings You Rocket Girls

For those of you who spend your time with your hands down your pants, Haikasoru, a VIZ media brand has been bringing us Japanese Sci-fi for a good while now and lucky for us we have the pleasure of enjoying a new release.

 

Yashoki Reviews Okko: Cycle of Water

Yashoki Reviews Okko: Cycle of Water

So there I was, strolling about in a comic shop with my friend just wasting my time knowing that I was eventually going to pick up the next Walking Dead. I’ll do that sometimes, walk into a store knowing that no matter what I look at I’m going to buy SOMETHING. As I looked at […]

 

8.9 Earthquake – Japan

8.9 Earthquake – Japan

Largest earthquake ever recorded in Japan. Friday, March 11, 2011 at 02:46:23 PM at the epicenter

 James Helsby

LRE #31: Ip Man

LRE #31: Ip Man

Little Red Envelope In my mailbox this week: Ip Man Release Year: 2008 Staring: Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Siu-Wong Fan Is there such a thing as a perfect Martial Arts movie? I would like to think so. And for once, my wife agrees!

 Alan Smithee

Catherine Confirmed for Western Release

Catherine Confirmed for Western Release

Altus you teasing sons of bitches, you really shouldn’t tug at Weeaboo heartstrings like you have the past few days.

 

ICO novel coming this fall? Awesome.

ICO novel coming this fall? Awesome.

ICO is a game that I hold very dear in my memories. I can’t remember if my first experience with the game was on an Official Playstation Magazine demo disc, or if it was on one of those Playstation Underground mailer demo discs. Anyway, the point is, when I first experienced ICO, I knew it […]

 

Japanese version of Homefront featuring lack of North Korea

Japanese version of Homefront featuring lack of North Korea

Are you in Japan and were looking forward to fighting the North Koreans in THQ’s upcoming game Homefront? Well unfortunately for you, the country is being wiped out of the Japanese version.

 Alan Smithee

Armored Core 5 Details Released

I know that there are at least two of us here on WPR that are anticipating the release of the latest in From Software’s much loved Armored Core series and with the news that has come out this week thanks to Japan and its amazing publication Weekly Famitsu, we’re getting even more antsy.