Will Hatsune Miku perform at London’s 2012 Olympics?
My first post in 2012! I hope everyone had a great celebration to bring in the New Year. With a new year comes new changes and Japan will surely have several new changes this year since the devastation they faced last year. However, the great thing about Japan is there will always be something constant. […]
Momoiro Clover Z will hold their first live outside of Japan in Dortmund, Germany on September 9th 2011.
At the Everyday, Kachuusha handshake event held on July 3rd 2011. AKB48’s 2nd Janken Taikai (Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament) was announced. It will be held once again at Nippon Budoukan, Tokyo on September 20th.
French director Michel Gondry was in Japan recently with “Green Hornet” cast members Seth Rogen and Jay Chou for the Japanese premiere of the film at Roppongi Hills on January 20th.
This tournament is limited to International Wota staff, its affiliates and closest friends. Look forward to more tournaments next month that will be open to the public. This is the very first tournament I’m hosting, and if everything goes well and we have a good time, there will be many more to come. So lets […]
UppCon is the biggest Japan and east asian pop culture convention in all of Scandinavia, held in Uppsala, Sweden. This year, UppCon is teaming up with avex to bring some more great Japanese artists and bands to Sweden, and MinxZone is the first band to be added to the list. MinxZone consists of Yukari (vocals), […]
Bad news folks, SJX09 has been officially canceled. Dear Customer, Unfortunately we have to inform you that Stockholm Japan Expo 2009 is cancelled. There are several reasons for this, the financial change in world economy, severe competition from other festivals/concerts as well as poor ticket sale. This means you will get your ticket purchase back […]
There’s a rumor going around that Stockholm Japan Expo 2009 might be cancelled because of a financial crisis. Whether or not this is true is hard to say at the moment but it looks like it could be. The source of the rumor comes from a LiveJournal entry which you can read here. Also pointing […]
If you’ve never been to Sweden and would like to spend a weekend here to check things out, consider coming between May 22 and 24. During those days there’ll be a new convention called Japan Expo going on at Fryshuset, Stockholm. This convention covers everything from manga to fashion shows, all in some way related […]