FabStyle by Koei Tecmo Games

I found this game a long time ago and my twin finally tracked down an affordable copy on 3DS!

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FabStyle is a DS/3DS game that was released under the Ruby Party label but not branded a Neoromance game. Mobile version of the site (doesn’t require Flash).

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Where to buy Japanese manga

Exactly where and how can one buy Japanese e-books and digital manga? A lot of Japanese publications have gone digital now so hefty import and shipping costs no more!

This post is not comprehensive and while I try to cover key points for each website listed, let me know if I’ve missed anything.

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favary, inc. crowdfunding sequel to First Love Story

Popping in real quick to mention First Love Story has a Kickstarter campaign to get the continuation localised for the Western audience!

Their original goal of $7,000 will now include the cost of translation, artwork, overall production and debugging as well as other aspects. They also aim to release the sequel three months after funding has closed.

Early access starts as low as $18 and many other attractive tiers with exclusive premiums (acrylic stands, canvas prints and etc.) are available for backers.

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Updates for Dormitory Love spring+summer

It’s been a long time since an update but there are several things ongoing with the game.

Update! The JP remake now has a demo covering the prologue. Brand new UI, shiny sprites and even fully-voiced (including the MC)!

Send in your comments to Mirin-san on Twitter (@Mirin36) 😀 Find the demo here.

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Changes to new eBookJapan registrations

Note: As of Feb 28, 2019 onwards, the original eBookJapan site no longer accepts new registrations and existing users can migrate their account and books to the new website.

I will go into detail about the merging of eBookJapan with Yahoo! Japan’s Bookstore (their ebook retail arm) soon. Read about it here.

This post is originally published on September 21, 2017 with major revisions made on June 13, 2019. Some revisions are still ongoing.

Contents

Page 1 This page is for existing users. Read more after the cut.
Page 2 for creating a new account.
Page 3 is how to login on Android.
Page 4 is the out-of-date guide for the now defunct eBookJapan Initiative website.

Note: This post is heavy on graphics/screenshots.

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The old eBookJapan is coming to a close

eBookJapan finally sent out that email.

June 27, 2019 is when the old site shuts down. There are still methods to continue reading what you already have.

Reminder! If there are still e-books you want to buy and it’s already released, BUY IT NOW.

New! Guide on registering/logging into the new website and Android app.

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