Kanji

07.22.08
iKanji release due Thursday
07.22.08

iKanji release due Thursday

Indie developer Rory Prior expects to release version 1.0 of his iKanji application this coming Thur...

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06.27.08
English of the Dead teaches Japanese to the living
06.27.08

English of the Dead teaches Japanese to the living

As if the English of the Dead game itself wasn't appealing enough, those with a mind to learn the la...

By David Hinkle,   06.27.08
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06.25.08
Speed Reading for slowpokes
06.25.08

Speed Reading for slowpokes

Most of us can't read Japanese at all, let alone fast enough to be tested. Dr. Akihiro Kawamura of t...

Posted   06.25.08
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06.11.08
DS doubles up as notebook for Wii kanji trainer
06.11.08

DS doubles up as notebook for Wii kanji trainer

Anybody who has attempted to learn how to correctly write kanji will know that the process involves...

Posted   06.11.08
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12.12.07
Learn kanji, math, and breakdancing with Masu x Masu 2
12.12.07

Learn kanji, math, and breakdancing with Masu x Masu 2

With the trickle of DS training games from Japan well on the way to becoming an avalanche, i...

Posted   12.12.07
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11.08.07
Kanji training meets party gaming
11.08.07

Kanji training meets party gaming

The DS is home to stacks upon stacks of kanji training games, and now the phenomenon is making its...

By JC Fletcher,   11.08.07
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09.18.07
Jisho: Japanese to English translator for the Mac
09.18.07

Jisho: Japanese to English translator for the Mac

I've watched as much anime as the next guy, but even I need a Japanese dictionary to figure out what...

By M. Schramm,   09.18.07
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08.08.07
The DS Life: Holding handhelds in public
08.08.07

The DS Life: Holding handhelds in public

The DS Life is a weekly feature in which we scour the known world for narrative images of Nintendo...

Posted   08.08.07
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07.27.07
Stephen Totilo grills Reggie about our lack of talking cookbooks
07.27.07

Stephen Totilo grills Reggie about our lack of talking cookbooks

Where's our Cooking Navi? What about our Japanese language trainers? In a chat with Reggie Fils-Aime...

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