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An avid writer of blogs. I decided to change and write on more serious articles on Animes, Figurines and Japanese popular culture. At my own free time (if any :P ) I will just mix ard with a few friends or play games online
The Banzai! Effect was officially launched on 1st Jan 2009 as a goal to be a hobbyist site targeted towards the various aspects of Japanese popular culture such as anime, figurines, events, cosplay and many more.
February 14, 2008
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Toda Erika (戸田恵梨香) goes nude in Nissin Cup noodles' latest advertisement. This funny 15s CM promotes Nissin latest "Light" version cup noodles @ 198 calories. Of course, don't expect that …
It is nothing new to hear about news that massage parolors offering illegal sex services to their customers but in Akiba, the brothel owner got just a lil more 'creative' in offering girls dressed up in maid costumes while of course, offering sex services to their customers.
Despite the recession, the porn industry is still experiencing a steady growth. Porn actresses enjoyed bonuses from half a million to 1 million yen. There was however, a company that produces porn movies who held a gathering of young sexy girls at the Tokyo International Forum in Yurakucho.
The Anime Festival Asia 2008 have ended with lots of bang and boom by performances from May'N and Ichirou Mizuki but let us not forget one of the key highlights in the event - The Cosplayers.
It's 2009 now and it was announced previously that Crunchyroll (CR) will be dropping all user-uploaded videos and will only upload those that are authorized. Indeed, Crunchyroll have came through epic times and tides against various obstacles. Its popularity is undeniable, particularly one of the main reasons before was the vast amount of user uploaded videos that ranges from …
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Arc System Works has just announced Guilty Gear Xrd -Sign- (“Xrd” is pronounced “Ixard”, a portmanteau of the words “Ixa” and “Third”) , a brand new fighting game in the Guilty Gear series, at Arc Fes 2013. The game will be... Read More »
A few additional details on the anime adaptation of Arc System Works’s 2D fighting game franchise BlazBlue has come out of Arc Fes 2013 today. The series is officially entitled ‘BlazBlue Alter Memory’ and it will air on TV in... Read More »
What happens when somebody who is really lazy meets a beautiful girl carrying a coffin? Light Novel series Hitsugime no Chaika (Coffin Princess Chaika) is announced to have an anime adapta …
Total War: Rome II, to be released September 3, is already making quite an impression with its record-breaking preorder numbers. This is really saying something, since the Total War series itself is extremely successful. In fact, Sega announced that it... Read More »
According to 20th Century Fox, the hit video game franchise Assassin’s Creed will be made into a movie to be released May 22, 2015. Ubisoft, the developer of Assassin’s Creed, …