Happy birthday, Sailor Moon!

Jul 3, 2014

Happy birthday, Sailor Moon!

by Daphne Mohajer-Va-Pesaran

In 1992, a 14-year-old Japanese girl set out to save our universe from total annihilation. She became a hero for young women around the world, saving them from evil and from the macho male heroes that permeated the media at the time. Her name ...

Pokemon ring, Sailor Moon stick are among  top toys

Jun 11, 2014

Pokemon ring, Sailor Moon stick are among top toys

by Tomohiro Osaki

Takara Tomy’s Pokemon Mega Ring was declared best boys’ toy in this year’s Japan Toy Prize contest, it was announced Tuesday. The top girls’ toy was a smartphone-type device called Puripasu, which can be used to network with game machines in video arcades. Thirty-three ...