Updraft, a Tokyo-based character goods company will release two iPhone 5/5s cases featuring Saber and Gilgamesh, the characters from Type-Moon's popular visual novel Fate/stay night. The cases made of duralumin are collaboration models with famous smartphone case maker GILD design. Check the CMs after the jump.
Japanese camera app developers have been producing so many camera apps that make you wonder why they even made them in the first place. but this one is definitely one of the most useless or least useful camera apps ever made. Egashira 2:50, a Japanese comedian famous for reckless physical action in black spandex is the feature of this camera app. Why? Who knows. More after the jump!
In 2012, a Japanese illustrator and Twitter user, Nekomura Otako tweeted his Earphone Jack Plug idea for smartphones, the tweet was then retweeted more than 8000 times and earned more than 2000 favorites. Now the once fleeting idea is a full-blown product! The product is called Nekomura Earphone Jack Plug for smartphones and it's now the Deal Of The Day on Crunchyroll! More after the jump!
Are you up to date with Gargantia on the Verdurous Planet? I'll refrain from saying anything about how the show is going to avoid any spoilers, but the official site has posted photos of new smart phone covers in 4 different designs featuring Amy, Ledo, Chamber and Bellows! More after the jump!
The colossal titan from Attack On Titan should just change his occupation from the worst devastator of humankind to the Midas Titan because everything he touches turns into gold (in a comic sense). To prove that, a fan recently tweeted an idea for an audio jack cover using the colossal titan to the Twitter account of the person in charge of Attack On Titan at Bessatsu Shonen Magazine, the manga magazine that runs the series. See the amazing design after the jump!
After Japanese high school students started spreading the now infamous Makankou Sappou photos that became an internet sensation for a while, now there is an official Dragon Ball Z app to decorate them properly. The app is "Kame Camera" which is obviously a word pun of "Kamehameha". I have a review of the app after the jump!
Did you like the first 2 episodes of Attack On Titan? More Japanese people are playing with Attack On Titan iPhone camera app since the debut of the anime. The app itself has been available since last year, but responding to the popularity, the official site has released a huge update and also revived the limited photo stickers released in the past for new users. More after the jump.
The last episode finally aired for the popular Noitamina show, PSYCHO-PASS. There is so much I want to say about it, but this news is about the official Psycho-Pass checker app Production I.G. released! Click to see more details!
Replicas of the Dominator from Psycho Pass are out there, but they are either very expensive or hard to make. Now, the "CScannerFree" app is available for iOS and provides a portable Dominator-like experience! See more details after the jump!
I don't know about you, but I've never spent a second worrying about dust getting in the ear phone jack of my iPhone. However, in Japan, sketches and prototypes of a series of cat shaped ear phone jack protection accessories became a Twitter phenomenon, and now the productized cuties are available for sale. Get a look after the jump.
This weekend was supposed to mark the release of Bandai's virtual critter for a post-Tamagotchi world, but the iPhone-faced Smart Pet has been delayed to June. While Bandai couldn't get the robot dogs into shops this week, they have pushed out a new hype video sans release date. Check it out after the jump.
Bandai is getting ready to take a stab at virtual pets in a post-Tamagotchi world with Smartpet. Set to be released this April, a robot dog base will sell for ¥6,500 ($78). This attaches to an iPhone, which will serve as the dog's face. It will also use the phone's camera to watch for gesture commands. See it in action after the jump.