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  • 27Apr

    Turning Japanese Weekly News (April 20th – April 26th)

    VIZ Media announces the release of the latest Naruto Shippuden Anime DVD Box VIZ Media continues to expand its bestselling NARUTO anime franchise with the release of the latest NARUTO Shippuden Uncut DVD Set Volume 6 on April 26th. The 3-disc set contains episodes 66-77 of the original anime series in both subtitled and English dubbed options. Rated ‘T+’ for Older Teens, this box set will be available for the suggested retail price of $49.95 U.S./$71.99 Canada. In the latest NARUTO adventures, the rogue ninja Furido attempts to use the Lightning Style jutsu of the Guardian Shinobi to rain destruction on the Leaf village. The ninja are running out of chakra. Does Naruto have enough power to save the village? Then, the Akatsuki are working their way form one tailed beast host to another, and it’s only a matter of time until they get to Naruto! Created by Masashi Kishimoto,

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  • 27Apr

    Featured Facebook Game of the Week – Jeopardy!

    Joining the ranks of TV game shows turned Facebook games is america’s favorite trivia game, Jeopardy! Powered by GSN Digital, this incarnation of Jeopardy! takes players through three rounds of knowledge testing trivia by way of categories that have either been on the game show or very well could be. Unlike the TV show, however, once the decision is made to answer the question, players are presented with 4 possible answers, allowing for the development of educated guessing skills as well. Working very much like the game show, the game starts out in the first Jeopardy round, where players are presented with 6 categories and 5 dollar amounts ranging from 200 – 1000. Start the round by choosing one category and one dollar amount, knowing each can only be used once. One of the categories will turn out to be the Daily Double for that round, in which players can

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  • 27Apr

    Review: Gran Turismo 5 (PS3)

    Rating: E Players: 1, online multiplayer (16 players per race) Genre: Racing Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Developer: Polyphony Digital Release Date: November 24, 2010 BUY It’s not that often that a racing game actually teaches me a thing or two about driving, but Gran Turismo 5 accomplishes it with style. Secret fact: I’m a bit of a car nerd. I love seeing what’s new in auto shows just to see what sorts of fascinating things we do with automobiles these days. Even though I’d probably never take on the task of rebuilding a classic car or even sitting through an entire NASCAR race (okay, or any part of a NASCAR race), I think that cars are fascinating.  How lucky then, that Gran Turismo 5 actually decided to come out. It only took next to forever (just like my review, and for that I wholeheartedly apologize, dear reader). I hadn’t touched

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