With its exceptional traditional and modern culture, Japan is a country that fascinates and has a strong influence on people all over the world.
Samurai Art's blog's mission is to spread Japan's traditional culture and history, and especially samurai culture to the world. A lot of information and photos are gathered on this blog.
We want to make people aware of how samurais perceived the world during the Sengoku period, and how we can learn from their way of life.
Fans of Japan, fans of samurais, let's gather together and build the best international samurai community!
日本やサムライに興味のある方々と一緒に、 グローバルなサムライ・コミュニティーの構築を目指して 精進していきます。2012.08.25
Samurai Artは、戦国時代を中心とした日本の伝統文化を扱うサイトです。武士の歴史文化を伝えるiPadアプリ『細川家の名宝/Samurai Art』と並行して運営しています。戦国の世を生きたサムライの物の見方、世界の捉え方、人生のあり方から、これからを生きる私たちが学ぶことが多いのではないか。という着想から取り組み始めました。
The H.I.S. Windows application was created fully using the new interface Modern UI’s functions and was released the same day as Windows 8.
The application is updated everyday and you will find information on tours recommended by H.I.S. and the best prices ever on the latest tickets thanks to the “Newest information and tours on popular cities + information on airplane tickets” option for 27 locations amongst popular overseas trips.2012.11.14
Windows 8の発売日に合わせて、新しいユーザーインターフェースである「Modern UI」の機能をフル活用したWindowsストアアプリ「H.I.S.」。
A website to audio visually and graphically enjoy information about local artists who jumped out of the vocaloid scene and even great artists from overseas. The UMAA Inc. website has been renewed to cover the extensive field of new talents that focus on music.2012.11.13
Passing On Project is a unit creator by Japan’s architect Makoto Tanijiri, lighting designer Izumi Okayasu, and media producer Yahoko Sasao. The three of them have experience at the Milan Salone Exhibition, and started with a radio program in 2011. Milano Salone not being their main business, they thought about sending their original work’s message as a start. And then, the concept ‘What will be connected next = Passing On’ was completed.
They thought of the theme of ‘light’, which is based on the adversity that struck Japan and got a lot of attention last year.
After this Milano, they plan to start displaying this work in many places in Japan.
Dalai Lama's Heart Sutra is an application made to help people get more familiar with the essence of Heart Sutra in their modern life.
The Dalai Lama explained the Heart Sutra and the magnificence, yet, solemnity of Tibet in a precious interview with videos and texts. Furthermore, this application features hand-copied sutras and sutra chanting, and let you use your five senses to learn from the Heart Sutra of Buddhism's sects.2012.10.30
From the Aomori prefecture to the Fukushima prefecture, we plan to build up an embankment on the Pacific Coast making the best use of rubbles, and raise a forest on it with many types of laurels, katsus and flowers. The goal is to build up a wall of forests to protect lives from huge tsunamis. This is the official website of 'the forest wall made from rubble project'.2012.10.29
'Your trips are linked together with the others’
TRIP KING is an application to share your travel experiences with users from all over the world. You can record your travel memories with photos and comments and enjoy sharing them with friends while exchanging information about travels with other travelers… Your traveling experiences become 'Trip Miles' and you can obtain various titles.
While learning with other travelers from around the world and competing with them, aim to be the KING of travelers!2012.10.29
We participated in the creation of the official website of the SUPER☆GIRLS, the idol group belonging to avex. We developed a real-time keywords selection for the Web, Facebook and Twitter. You can rapidly browse the members' blogs or related news.2012.10.29
The English and French version of Samurai Art has been released. You will be able to enjoy national treasures and important cultural properties held by Eiseibunko Collection on your iPad.
It features the same content as the Japanese version on iPad with all the detailed commentaries of the works translated.
It is a global application aiming at spreading overseas the wonderful arts of Japan.2012.10.29
block.fm is an Internet radio holding regular programs by Japanese top DJs, greatly active foreigners on the world stage and also, from now on, DJs who play on the scene. Programs include live broadcast of interviews, fresh news faster than anywhere else, DJ mixes and charts, introduction to parties, etc.
On the music scene, thanks to the fact that we are receiving fresh news right from the top DJs, creators from abroad and promoters, we reach listeners faster than anywhere else with extremely high reception and high music.
This is the Facebook page of 'Nantokashinakya! Project', a project that regroups the largest class of locals and which has for goal to support developing countries. In addition to daily postings of international cooperation information, it regroups every important issues and is developed in coordination with the website.2012.10.28
Make your profile picture samurai-esque.
Anyone can easily make their Facebook profile samurai-esque with this application by combining portrait photos with illustrations of military commanders from the Sengoku period.
Fully loaded with Oda Nobunaga’s, Date Masamune’s and other well-known military commanders' illustrations.
For M Magazine, managed by All About, is a magazine for men, constantly looking for ‘Mono Kotos’seeking to make life more fun.
High designs are requested in special reports or daily serializations operated using CROSS STEP. Since pages in HTML coding are processed every time, the editorial department migrated to an efficient operation system to create directly and open content to the public. Also, thanks to the previous data management, not only PC sites, but also smartphone sites and even mobile phones sites are being implemented efficiently between devices.
MONONOKE JAPAN is an original game that has been released on the social games platform Mobage.
MONONOKE JAPAN is a card game where players train motif-making Mononokes during the Heian period.More than 435 types of Mononokes, events and limited Mononokes obtainable in capsule toys can be collected.
Players are aiming at completing the ultimate picture scroll while exchanging cards with friends and battling other players.
Have fun and easily learn 'the golden balance theory', Shiseido's theory of beauty, with this iPhone/iPad application. This application has been voted the best 2011 application by Apple in the App Store Rewind 2011.