Akb48 To Hold Annual 'request Hour' Event In January

AKB48 to hold annual 'Request Hour' event in January

AKB48's live event 'AKB48 Group Request Hour Set List Best 100 2018' will be held on January 19 and 20 at TOKYO DOME CITY HALL.

'Request Hour' is an annual event where fans can vote for their favorite AKB48 group songs. The members then perform the fan favorites in the order of ranking. The polling will take place from November 21 to December 11. More details regarding the poll and the event will be revealed via a special website.

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Announced, Out January 16

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Announced, Out January 16

Hello, PlayStation Nation and Street Fighters! We're thrilled to announce Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition, coming to all our warriors around the world on January 16, 2018! As the name suggests, this edition includes the highly-requested Arcade Mode, but it also includes much much more! If you've been spectating on the sidelines or waiting for the right moment to join the fight, you'll definitely want to check this out. Without further ado, let's get to what's inside!

First off, Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition will come with all 28 characters, which includes those from Season 1 and Season 2 – there's still one more character that we'll be announcing very soon. In order to introduce more variety in each match, all characters will receive a second V-Trigger you can choose before the match begins! It's time to see what else your main character is capable of. We'll be rolling out more details in the future.

Soccer: Kubo Nets 10th Goal Of Season Since January

Soccer: Kubo nets 10th goal of season since January

Japan striker Yuya Kubo struck his 10th league goal of the season but Gent were held to a 1-1 draw at home by Charleroi in the Belgian championship playoffs on Sunday. 

Kubo converted a penalty to equalize five minutes before the break, after midfielder Enes Saglik nailed a free kick to open the scoring in the 28th minute for the visitors, who had gone down a man four minutes earlier when Clement Tainmont drew a straight red.

Foreign Visitors To Japan Hit 2nd-highest Monthly Total In Jan.

Foreign visitors to Japan hit 2nd-highest monthly total in Jan.The estimated number of foreign visitors to Japan in January soared 24.0 percent from a year earlier to 2,295,700, marking the second-highest monthly figure after last July, a government body said Wednesday.
Visitors mainly from China and Taiwan flocked to Japan during the Lunar New Year holiday season, according to the Japan National Tourism Organization.

Lexus Follows Record Year With Strong January

Lexus Follows Record Year with Strong JanuaryLuxury carmaker Lexus has begun 2017 strongly on the back of record sales achieved last year in Australia and worldwide.
Official automotive industry statistics released today show Lexus lifted its local sales by almost 21.5 per cent in January compared with the final month of 2016.

Lexus January 2017 Sales Report

Lexus January 2017 Sales ReportLexus USA has reported 15,572 total sales for January 2017, a 25.6% decrease over last year.

Here’s Lexus USA general manager Jeff Bracken on the sales downturn this month:
“January proved to be a challenging month driven by limited LUV availability and the strength of our December results.

Toyota Reveals New Model Camry Jan 2017

Toyota Reveals New Model Camry Jan 2017Toyota's eighth-generation Camry sedan has been unveiled by the company's global president Akio Toyoda at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
The latest Camry - featuring new styling with greater showroom appeal, a dynamic new platform and a more engaging drive - made its debut almost 34 years after the first model went on sale.

Abe To Open Ordinary Diet Session On Jan. 20

Abe to open ordinary Diet session on Jan. 20The Diet will be convened into an ordinary session on Jan. 20, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Wednesday.
Abe unveiled the schedule during a press conference held after his New Year’s visit to Ise Jingu, a major Shinto shrine in Ise, Mie Prefecture.

U.s. To Resume Osprey Aerial Refueling Drills In January

U.S. to resume Osprey aerial refueling drills in JanuaryThe U.S. military in Japan plans to resume aerial refueling drills of its Ospreys possibly in early January, the same training that led to a crash-landing of the tilt-rotor aircraft in Okinawa Prefecture, sources said.
U.S. Forces Japan (USFJ) informed the Japanese government of the plan, saying a thorough confirmation of refueling procedures and safety will prevent a recurrence of the accident, the sources said.

Fujifilm X100f Rumored For January 19 Announcement

Fujifilm X100F Rumored For January 19 AnnouncementThe Fujifilm X100F is a camera that we have been hearing a lot about recently. It is the successor to the X100T, a compact camera that seems to have won the hearts of many a photographer, so safe to say that the anticipation regarding its release is pretty high. So the question is, when will this announcement take place?

Sony’s New Ps4 Platinum Wireless Headset Releases January 12th

Sony’s New PS4 Platinum Wireless Headset Releases January 12thSony has announced a new gaming headset that it’s calling the Platinum Wireless Headset. The company is going to start selling this headset from next month. The headset promises enhanced, highly positional 7.1 virtual surround sound made possible by PlayStation’s proprietary 3D audio technology. It also features hidden noise-cancelling microphones to enable crisp and clear communication without requiring a boom mic.