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‘WE ARE X’: INTERVIEWS WITH YOSHIKI & DIRECTOR STEPHEN KIJAK

INTERVIEW WITH DIRECTOR STEPHEN KIJAK. “Stephen Kijak has done an incredible job capturing and compiling the stories, emotion and music into a 93 minute vessel that will satisfy the hunger of X Japan fans and music documentary addicts alike!” You can read my full review of ‘We Are X’ here. ‘We Are X’ is directed by acclaimed documentary filmmaker Stephen Kijak (Stones in Exile, Scott Walker: 30 Century Man) and sees Stephen breaking new ground as he admits “I had no idea who they were when we started this project!” I wanted to dig deeper into the world of X...

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Hands-on with the Nintendo Switch!

FROM NO ORDER TO PRE-ORDER! It’s almost here; the Nintendo Switch is finally released worldwide on 3rd March 2017 & fans will finally get their hands on the latest The Legend Of Zelda instalment: Breath of the Wild!  Nintendo recently announced the Nintendo Switch will be hitting three UK cities in February including Birmingham, Manchester & London! As expected, these events sold out over the space of a few days, leaving those of us who were lucky enough to grab tickets feeling like we’ve won a ‘golden ticket’ to experience the Nintendo Switch prior to it’s worldwide launch! I wanted to take this...

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Terrace House Aloha State: Part 1

WARNING: The following contains episode 1 spoilers. Terrace House Aloha State documents the daily lives of six young men and women living together in a shared house. Cameras follow these six girls and boys with absolutely no previous connections day and night in their shared living situation, showing viewers the idyllic brilliance of the youth, friendship, love, dreams, as well as the jealousy and setbacks that fill the dramas of daily life as only a reality show can. The new series, set in Hawaii, will be the show’s very first ‘overseas version’ going outside of Japan ever to be produced in...

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2016: Highlights

Before I start, I’d just like to thank everyone that visits KAKKOII CLUB for your continued support and there will be more great content coming your way in 2017! I always enjoy the last few days of the year, it gives you time to reflect on the prior year while looking forward to the next unknown adventures that await! There have been a number of highlights to mention from 2016 and here are the ones that really stood out for me (in no particular order!) SCANDAL IN PARIS! Read the original post here. You really can’t beat a live...

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HYPER JAPAN Christmas Market 2016: Preview!

HYPER JAPAN, the UK’s biggest celebration of Japanese culture, cuisine and cool returns to London’s Tobacco Dock from 25th – 27th November! Now in its 6th year, this event continues to bring a taste of Japanese tradition, modernity and the latest trends! This year’s Christmas Market boasts a variety of performers, special guests, exhibitors, food stalls, creative workshops – and most importantly – plenty of kawaii and kooky gift ideas for the festive season! With less than 2 weeks to go until the main event, check out my guide so you make the most out of your visit! 5....

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