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Tokyo Disneyland Star Tours Attraction – Darth Vader Campaign

tokyo disneyland star tours attraction darth vader campaign

Star Wars fans are you ready for what the house of mouse has just released? check out this new promo video for the May 2013 opening of Tokyo Disneyland Star Tours attraction. The videos are promoting a revamp in the parks tours. Which portrays the Sith Lord Darth Vader commanding troops in Sapporo, Japan, but it seems that the Dark forces of the Galactic Empire made a wrong turn somewhere and ended up in the northern island of Hokkaido. Follow Darth Vader and Storm Troopers drink tea and get lost on more adventures at Vader.jp and to check out more of the campaign.

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Disney Celebrates the Holidays in Japan’s Shopping District

Disney Celebrates the Holidays in Japan's Shopping District
Disney Japan is celebrating the holidays in the Omotesando-Harajuku shopping district!

Visitors will see elaborate themed light displays and decorations featuring Disney characters, that transports shoppers into the world of Disney. You’ll see these different themes at the entrances and inside the Omotesando Hills, Laforet Harajuku, and Tokyu Plaza Omotesando Harajuku shopping centers.

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Snoopy Fashion @ 7-Eleven Japan

Snoopy Fashion @ 7-Eleven Japan
Looks like new Snoopy fashion is headed to Asian 7-Eleven‘s on April 25, 2012 not sure what products are going to be dropped just yet. But it looks from the short clip below it will be some Snoopy monogram type stuff. I will post the new stuff as soon as I can.

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Japanese Star Wars Lottery

Japanese Star Wars Lottery
So I can’t read or understand Japanese, so let me try to decipher this looks like a bunch of new Star Wars memorabilia lot sale commemoration event? Star War lottery? is this something you had to sign up for? It looks like a bunch of prizes? I really don’t know. Oh and it start or ends April 14, 2012 But for those who can understand Japanese there is a video below. Let me know too what this is all about and I will up date the post. Thank you!

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Marvel The Avengers Japanese Newspaper Ad

Marvel The Avengers Japanese Newspaper Ad
I really like seeing other countries promotional tactics in hyping up American entertainment. Check out this Japanese newspaper ad featuring Marvel The Avengers… I guess it’s a before and after photo of the Avengers Team? I don’t know but it’s still cool.
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Capcom Japan Capcom Bar Pasela Resort in Shinjuku Tokyo


Capcom Japan is set to open up a new entertainment bar called “Capcom Bar” on the first floor of the Pasela Resort in Shinjuku, Tokyo on January 25, 2012. The Capcom-themed menu feature black-and-white seafood pasta inspired by the Ace Attorney games. Keiji Maeda (of Sengoku Basara) plate of octopus carpaccio. End of your meal with a Resident Evil-inspired “Brain Cake”. CONTINUE READING →→→

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Japanese 7-11 7-Watch Open 10/10 celebration

Japanese 7-11 7-Watch Open 10/10 celebration

Japanese 7-11 7-Watch Open 10/10 celebration
Starting October 9th, 2011 Japanese 7-11, 7-Watch is celebrating 100 years? some sort of promotional gig having to do with the date 10/10 not exactly sure what the meaning behind 10/10 but it definitely getting a lot of hype with the Open collaboration which happens to be an online game application of sorts that is huge in Asia. The 7-11, 7-Watch Open promotion has a bunch of cool little Open gift giveaways one of which features a Open character on reusable bag and key-chain charm of limited quantities. There is also another character assuming he is Lock? If anyone could further explain the significance of Open and 10/10 please leave us a comment we would love to know! CONTINUE READING →→→

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NEWTYPE cafe Akihabara, Japan

NEWTYPE cafe Akihabara, Japan

NEWTYPE cafe Akihabara, Japan

NEWTYPE opened in Akihabara back in May 2009 it’s a premiere anime, gaming cafe, that specializes in nightly anime events! CONTINUE READING →→→

Jun Planning Bankruptcy

Jun Planning Disney/Pixar "UP" toys

Jun Planning Disney/Pixar "UP" toys

Japanese figurine maker Jun Planning suspended all operations and filed for bankruptcy. CONTINUE READING →→→

SWINE FLU epidemic Surgical masks, fashion

SWINE FLU epidemic Surgical masks

SWINE FLU epidemic Surgical masks

SWINE FLU Surgical masks, Japanese government is taking precautions similar to the SARS epidemic by advising the general public to gargle with sterilized mouth wash, keep their hands washed followed by hand sanitizer and wear surgical masks to help prevent the air born viral infection to spread amongst crowed areas. CONTINUE READING →→→

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