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Katsuhiro Otomo's AKIRA Manga 1st Volume Gets Its 100th Additional Printing — Crunchyroll

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— by Mikikazu Komatsu: Kodansha announced today that the first volume of Katsuhiro Otomo’s internationally popular sci-fi action manga AKIRA will get its 100th additional printing on September 25, 2020. 40 mots de plus

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The Broken Hearts Honeymoon by Lucy Dickens

Firstly, huge thank you to Random House UK, Cornerstone and NetGalley for providing me with a copy of this novel in exchange for an honest review. 546 mots de plus

Fiction

Giant Godzilla Statue in Japan — Popular Mechanics

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— by Courtney Linder: When it comes to larger-than-life sci-fi sculptures, no country can hang with Japan.

It isn’t enough to have the world’s largest working robot under construction at the Port of Yokohama—that 60-foot, 25-ton Gundam—so now Japan is also undertaking another icon of titan proportions: Godzilla..,

Image courtesy of @mah_jp

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Kyotographie: Illuminating a City with Photography — Metropolis Japan

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— by Paul McInnes: Art and photography are often seen by many as exclusive and elitist. For an arts festival to be truly inclusive it needs to bind communities together, have them involved in the artistic process and, most importantly, showcase a vision which relates to and incorporates people, spaces and location. 32 mots de plus

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BAND-MAID Have A Huge Announcement

By now you all know that I am a huge fan of this group. Their music is everything I need to get me through 2020. And that is why I am super excited to see that they will have a new single out on the 2nd of December. 98 mots de plus

Music

The New Japanese Prime Minister’s Policy on China and its Implication for Taiwan

Written by Fumiko Sasaki.

Image credit: Yoshihide Suga by Prachatai/Flickr, license CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

After almost eight years, Yoshihide Suga became the Japanese prime minister after Shinzo Abe stepped down. 1 477 mots de plus

Politics

I'm a fan of Japanese hand fans

Outside Nobu Restaurant, Shoreditch, London, September 2020

Copyright Debbie Smyth, 28 September 2020

Posted as part of Fan Of…

Shoreditch