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As 2011 Comes to a Close…

Though the initial momentum cooled off some time ago (and due to complications in Japan regarding distribution partners for the album), those of us who coordinated Play For Japan’s campaign would like to thank everyone who participated, purchased, bid, cheered-on, … Continue reading

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Update on Play For Japan: The Album

Some of you may have recently attempted to purchase “Play For Japan: The Album” from iTunes, only to find nothing from your searches. Although the PFJ Album was scheduled to officially launch worldwide yesterday via iTunes, we have encountered some … Continue reading

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Nihongo Ga Hanasemasu Ka?: Localizing Play For Japan

The Play For Japan Campaign provided its coordinators with truly invaluable experiences. Few of us had experience in organizing a massive relief effort, let alone one that involved working alongside so many concerned parties. For our English-speaking audience, the localization … Continue reading

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Auction: Xbox 360 Faceplate — X05 Amsterdam

Alessandro Mazzega has posted an auction for a super-rare Xbox 360 faceplate from X05, Microsoft’s global media event in Amsterdam prior to the console’s launch. You are bidding on an extremely limited edition Xbox 360 console faceplate from the X05 … Continue reading

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Auction: No More Heroes Beam Katana

Grasshopper Manufacture has taken things to another level. While Akira Yamaoka works on Play For Japan: The Album, the rest of the team has taken it upon themselves to auction the replica Blood Berry Beam Katana that was designed for … Continue reading

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Auction: Aksys Games Figurines

Aksys Games has posted several auctions from an employee’s personal collection of gaming-related figurines, including characters from Guilty Gear and Xenosaga. Or as Aksys describes them: The Boem In South California there was a young man, Who liked to import … Continue reading

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Auction: Chicago Blackhawks EA Fan Pack

Sterling McGarvey has posted an auction for a big NHL-centric Chicago Blackhawks fan pack. Whether they fight back against the Canucks or go out in a blaze of glory, get in on your chance to support a good cause and … Continue reading

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