Gabutto Burger Anime Cafe Kickstarter Offically Funded $10,000!

by Dave on Jul 08 2015 |


For those of you who have been following our Gabutto Burger articles the past week, the Kickstarter just barely squeaked by with 73 backers totaling just over $10,000! Read full story...

America and Japan Will Have a Giant Robot Battle (Video)

by Sharilyn on Jul 07 2015 |


Shockingly, it's not the set up for a movie. And Japan is already talking smack. Read full story...

Exclusive Gabutto Burger Interview! Learn More About The Anime Burger Cafe Coming To Chicago Area!

by Dave on Jul 02 2015 |


Japan Yay reached out to Gabutto Burger owners Misha and Masaru yesterday to get more details on the revival of the burger chain as a follow up to our previous news post. It's important that you spread the message as the Kickstarter only has 6 days left! Check out the interview in the full story. Read full story...

Japanese Burger Anime Cafe Looking To Open Up In Chicago Area Via Kickstarter Funding

by Dave on Jun 30 2015 |


The recently closed down Gabutto Burger (a Japanese-style burger joint), which was located inside the Japanese supermarket Mitsuwa just outside of Chicago, is looking to make a comeback via Kickstarter! The restaurant is looking to raise $10,000 and incorporate some Maid cafe-esque elements. This would - as far as I know - make it the first Burger/Anime cafe restaurant in the U.S.! Read full story...

Yu Suzuki Clarifies Shenmue III Funding From Sony And Shibuya Productions

by Dave on Jun 24 2015 |


Shenmue III's announcement was one week ago today and since then it's raised $3.6 million to date. The number of backers have slowed down dramatically though - and many people in the gaming community are blaming the lack of visibility on how the funds will be used. Shenmue III can't be created with funding solely by the campaign - especially if it fails to reach $5 million, with the ultimate goal being $10 million. Today Yu Suzuki clarified how the Kickstarter's funds will be used and Sony and Shibuya Production's involvement. Hint: it's a good thing! Read full story...

Shenmue III Kickstarter Surpasses $3 Million, $5 Million Stretch Goal Announced!

by Dave on Jun 18 2015 |


Now that we've all had some time to process Sony's epic E3 conference announcements, here's an update to Shenmue III's Kickstarter! And full disclosure here - I am a huge Shenmue fan, so we'll be following its development closely on Japan Yay! Shenmue III has now passed $3 Million and Yu Suzuki and company are looking to hit another stretch goal - $5 Million! Read full story...

Final Fantasy VII Remake Announced For PS4... And Other Platforms?

by Dave on Jun 16 2015 |


Sony has officially won E3. With Shenmue III, Kingdom Hearts 3, and Final Fantasy VII (that's a lot of roman numerals...), what more do you want? Check out the teaser video for the FFVII remake in the full story. Read full story...

Shenmue III Kickstarter A Success In Under 24 Hours, Raising $2 Million!

by Dave on Jun 16 2015 |


Shenmue III was announced at Sony's E3 press conference less than 12 hours ago. The catch? It is being crowdfunded via Kickstarter. If it failed Shenmue III would have finally been put to rest - years of jokes and rumors would vanish overnight. That did not happen! Read full story...

Dragon Ball Super First Look Teaser Trailer!

by Dave on Jun 15 2015 |


The first teaser trailer of Dragon Ball Super is here! The series is set to premier shortly in Japan on July 15th. Check out the video in the full story. Read full story...

Meet Japan's Most Hated Cute Character: Cinnamon

by Dave on Jun 10 2015 |


If you've been following Japan Yay the past few months, we've posted a few articles about the number of cute character/mascots Japan has for just about everything. By and large everyone loves these cute characters, but for every 1000 Japanese cute characters created, there is bound to be one that is surrounded by haters. Read full story...

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