Kazuma, our tour manager, on the balcony outside 7th Floor… (someone at the show had weed. A rare treat in Japan!)
Colin – gachapon king!
Rocked the Dodonpachi machine above Super Potato in Akihabara.
Thanks to all my friends who helped make this tour a success!
Colin (Ant’lrd), Equip, Kazuma Sasajima, Josh (Endurance, Muzan Editions), Hino (birdFriend, YPY), Dan Meyer, Chris Konopka for the tour visuals, Mark Junker, Takahiro Mukai, 7FO, H. Takahashi, Chuck Soo-Hoo, Yung Hirai, KATO at Forestlimit, and Takahide aka Foodman!
Here’s my ten favorite videogames I snagged while in Japan:
Kaiketsu Yanchamaru 2 – Karakuri Land
Mars Matrix: Hyper Solid Shooting
Zero Wing (ALL YOUR BASE ARE BELONG TO US)
Also a huge shoutout to everyone who I played with and everyone who helped me out in 2017!
That includes Tim Davison (Prone, Moon Villain), Keith Rankin, Mark McGuire, Stany (Euglossine), Peter Tran (Curved Light), Eabia, Joe Mygen, John Brown (World Cup), Kevin Greenspon, Mickey O’Hara, Abdul Sherzai, Ryan Kayhart, Peter Seligman, Lee Tindall (Belarisk), my neighbors: Nick, Brian + Marg, and my badass partner Shawna.
Finally, here’s a clip of FOODMAN playing in my room this summer: