Tigers wipe out Giants' advantage with Game 1 win

Oct 15, 2014

Tigers wipe out Giants' advantage with Game 1 win

The Hanshin Tigers were behind the Yomiuri Giants before even stepping on the field, but the Kansai club didn’t waste any time getting even. Mauro Gomez hit a two-run home run in the first inning, pitcher Shintaro Fujinami avoided a collapse in the seventh, ...

The tricky path abroad for Japanese games

Sep 27, 2014

The tricky path abroad for Japanese games

On the website Change.org, there is a petition addressed to Bandai Namco Games signed by 711 people, as of Sept. 25, that reads simply, “Bring ‘God Eater 2′ to North America and EU.” “God Eater 2,” a highly popular action role-playing game, was released ...

Hard work pays off for gutsy Giants

| Sep 27, 2014

Hard work pays off for gutsy Giants

The Yomiuri Giants made it three Central League pennants in three seasons on Friday night in Yokohama. The team spilled out of the dugout following the final out to celebrate, as the BayStars, long relegated to the lower reaches of the league but making ...

Kojima's terrifying world of the unknown

Sep 26, 2014

Kojima's terrifying world of the unknown

Hideo Kojima’s “P.T.” isn’t even a full game, and it still might be the scariest video game experience of the year. It is atmospheric, unfailingly creepy, and in future years might be looked back on as the first step in the reimagining of the ...