[EVENT] Concert Screening: BoA Special Live: NOWNESS in Japan

[#FRIYAYSatKCC] Concert Screening: BoA Special Live: NOWNESS in Japan BoA Philippines, in partnership with the Korean Cultural Center, invites all JumpingBoAs to a free concert screening of “BoA Special Live NOWNESS in Japan” on 4 November 2016 (Friday) at the … Continue reading

[J-Rock] HYDE x YOSHIKI Collaboration at VISUAL JAPAN SUMMIT 2016

  Just this weekend, HYDE and Yoshiki of legendary rock bands L’Arc~en~Ciel and Japan collaborated at the VISUAL JAPAN SUMMIT 2016. The two rock icons graced the stage together (bless) with Yoshiki looking impeccable in his white suit, and of … Continue reading

[Academia]The Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2016: Official Conference Proceedings

Last 2-5 June 2016, the International Academic Forum (IAFOR) held the Sixth Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2016 at Kobe, Japan. With the theme Cultural Struggle and Praxis: Negotiating Power and the Everyday, more than 200 scholars/academics/practitioners gathered at the Art Center … Continue reading

[2016] Week 33 & 34: Eats, Reads, Beats, and Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV

It’s been a stressful week last week to the point that I didn’t even get to write a weekly wrap-up post, so I’m merging two  wrap-ups in this entry! 🙂 Eats CoCo Ichibanya This famous curry restaurant from Japan is … Continue reading

[Game+Film] Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV Philippine Screening Starts Today!


Never mind that the actual game’s release has been pushed back (again; what’s new?) because the companion film Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV is now showing at selected SM Cinemas! The lucky SM branches are:

• North Edsa
• Megamall
• Manila
• Marikina
• Fairview
• San Jose
• Southmall
• BF Parañaque
• Sucat
• Bicutan
• Bacoor
• Dasmariñas
• Molino
• Trece Martires
• Cebu
• Iloilo

Now, I don’t know if the film will only be a one-day showing on August 17, but I do hope SM will air this until the weekend, at least! SM, please. Also, GCs ko. Lol. Eggzoited! 🙂

[J-Pop] Vote For Your Favorite JPOP Artist For the Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Just head over to this link: http://vote1.fc2.com/browse/30692961/3/ Fans can vote once a day. You know who I’m voting for. LOL. Follow L’Arc~en~Ciel Philippines on Facebook (Click Me)! ❤ Join the #LArcMNL Facebook Group (Click Me)! ❤  

[J-Pop] Cover + Tracklist of Utada Hikaru’s New Album “Fantôme”

Queen Hikki has revealed the title, cover, and tracklist of her upcoming studio album that is slated for a 28 September 2016 release. The album’s title is Fantôme, and below are the cover and tracklist. Super excited! ❤ Tracklist: 1: 道 (Michi) … Continue reading