Kirby Vocabulary List

You might be wondering what Kirby is doing here considering Kirby games aren’t really known for… Having text. But in Japan, there is actually a tie-in book series with novelizations of games and original stories. These books are probably aimed at mid-elementary to early middle school students, so they’re great stepping stones for Japanese learners. […]

Retro Game Shopping in Nagoya, Japan

I’ve been going through the dreaded visa renewal process so I had to make a couple of trips to my nearest immigration office which means hoping on the train and going to Nagoya. Nagoya is Japan’s 4th largest city, but doesn’t really seem to have a claim to fame, at least as far as I […]