Oh Jessica Nigri!

Jessica Nigri's Mad Moxxi

Cosplay is increasing in popularity, and with increasing attention towards the hobby, there are a quite a few that are standing out amongst their peers. One such cosplayer is Jessica Nigri, who shot to fame with her sexy Pikachu cosplay and her spots on Kassem G’s California on Comic-Con series.

1000say New Single “SPECTRUM” and 5th Anniversary Tour!

1000say is BACK! NON gave us the HEADS UP! dropped a new track SPECTRUM and it’s SO CHILL! Have a listen, FREE Download: (just login with twitter):http://ototoy.jp/_/default/p/37389


This all coincides with their 5th Anniversary Tour across Japan:
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11/17 (sun) Tokyo – Koenji HIGH
11/24 (sun) Osaka – Kitahorie club vijon
12/1 (sun) Nagoya – Osu ell.SIZE

For more details and tickets hit up: http://1000say.main.jp/live

Edmonton Expo 2013 – BACK! And BIGGER BETTER THAN EVER!

Edmonton’s show for everything pop culture returned bigger and better than ever with more exhibitors artists writers performers packing the weekend.  The fans did not disappoint as cosplay was taken to the next level, and who better to share the experience than OH! Jessica Nigri who appeared on behalf of the fine folks at Cherry Sauce Clothing!!


The panels were the main feature. JPHiP caught up with the festivities on Sunday and we were blown away. First we had cult hero Jon Heder of Napoleon Dynamite fame. He admitted that he felt right at home at conventions such as Edmonton Expo.  “I love geeky stuff,” he said imitating his character. The Zelda fan entertained the crowd with his dance moves and interpretation of what it would be like if he was cast as Batman’s sidekick Robin.

LPGA Returns to Edmonton as Lydia Ko wins again, makes history

LPGA’s best golfers from across the world returned to Edmonton this past weekend August 22-25, 2013 at Royal Mayfair Golf Club in Edmonton.

photo via Bernard Brault http://bernardbrault.com

photo via Bernard Brault http://bernardbrault.com

Just one year after becoming the youngest player ever to win an LPGA Tour event, New Zealand’s Lydia Ko once again made history at the CN Canadian Women’s Open on Sunday. Up against the likes of I.K. Kim and Paula Creamer:


2013 J-POP SUMMIT FESTIVAL featuring Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Reina Tanaka & LoVendoR



San Francisco’s 5th Annual Celebration Of Japanese Pop Fashion, Art, Music, Film And Fun To Deliver A Colorful Array Of Special Events, Attractions, Film Premieres And Guest Of Honor Appearances 

San Francisco, CA, July 15, 2013 [via OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE] The 2013 J-POP Summit Festival is only a few weeks away and marks its 5thanniversary as San Francisco’s preeminent annual celebration of Japanese pop culture, art, music, fashion, and filmon Saturday and Sunday, July 27th and 28th.


Taylor Swift brings RED Tour to Edmonton!

Taylor Swift aka T-Swizzie is nothing short of a mega conglomerate power woman who is about as down to earth as she is as a multi-talented entertainer.

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In support of her latest album of the same name, her RED Tour brings along a wide range of dazzling spectacles from shoop-shoop “You Belong to Me” to 50s style “Lucky One” to an EXPLOSIVE hard rock number “Trouble” to being picked up by and butt surfed to the solo stage rocking to “22″  – there was no shortage of hits for fans young and old who fell for her country roots or idolized her through her string of Top 10 hits.

The Simpsons: Tapped Out Squidport event is live!

What’s the CRACK STAFF playing? The Simpsons Tapped Out of course! Join us!http://forum.jphip.com/index.php?topic=35733.0

Squidport event is live! New buildings, characters and quests, and now the beach tiles finally have a purpose.


“Unlike other major events, it is a permanent installment in the game – meaning that the Squidport and its features will always be available.”

AKB48 32nd Single Senbatsu Elections PARTY TONITE 17:15 JST!!

AKB48 32ndシングル 選抜総選挙 〜夢は一人じゃ見られない〜 PARTY! The usual place. #AKBar48 in the IRC Chatroom. G+ if you so desire. Follow the action on twitter and facebook feeds.


Post your predictions and discuss in the forum: http://bit.ly/Zza03Q

Livestream links are up! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qhtkC79muqs

YouTube Special Program Live Streaming with Fan Participation through Google+!http://goo.gl/fikOL
They are collecting messages addressed to candidate AKB48 members that will be introduced in the special program. Please send your message!

After School 6th Album Teaser: Nana WHAT’s NEXT?

omg…teaser pics just keep getting better

From the upcoming 6th Maxi Single – Release 2013/06/13 more in the forum: http://forum.jphip.com/index.php?topic=18292.msg1189579#msg1189579


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