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Dangerous feat. Kazuya Yoshii

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Dangerous feat. Yoshii Kazuya - Title Image

Dangerous feat. Kazuya Yoshii is a song from Tomoyasu Hotei's 2020 collaboration album Soul to Soul. While the album had no official singles, if it did then this would be it. At the time this is being written it's the only song on the album to have a music video and to have received any kind of promotion outside of the normal digest featuring clips of every song that will be on the album.

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Staff Writer Masayuki Kibe’s Russia Diary: From Russia with Game Love

GCCX Kibe Diary - Rollercoaster

It's Arino's first overseas trip in four years, and this time it's to Russia!! We're bringing you a big feature which contains the first published photographs of the making of "Game Center CX in Russia ~Symphony of a Northern Land~", as well as Masayuki Kibe's "Russia Diary"!!

Article: Masayuki Kibe
Photography: Shinya Arino, Tsuyoshi Kan, Ryou Osuka, Kogawa Yuuki, Iwahashi Tasuku, Kadosawa Seita

I'm one of those indoor types that hasn't at all gotten sick of being at home all the time throughout the stay home period that's been going on over the last two months. That said, I've visited five different countries so far in my lifetime. Just hearing that someone's been to Asia, North America and Europe may make you think that person is quite active. However, I only went to all of those places for location filming. Furthermore, I went for the purpose of foreign games, not sightseeing.

This time around I set off for another country that I never dreamed that I'd ever go to.

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Game Center CX 2020 – Special Long Interview With Shinya Arino

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Arino 2020 Interview Profile

Interview - Kiyoshi Tane
Photography - Hiroyuki Matsuzaki

After nearly 17 years, Game Center CX has finally reached its 300th episode. These last two years have brought us Arino's Challenge in Makuhari Messe, the GCCX Symfony, and Game Center CX in Russia. We're bringing you this interview with Shinya Arino to commemorate this momentous occasion, and discuss the trials leading up to it!

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Tadashi Takezaki Interview

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Tadashi Takezaki

Tadashi Takezaki is currently the president of TMS Entertainment, but was previously involved with all domestic Sega Mega Drive software in a marketing capacity. Today he enthusiastically talks about an outsider's view of Sega as someone who's acted both as the face of Sega and as a representative of Sega fans.

Interview: Kiyoshi Tane

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Game Center CX: Staff Writer Kibe’s Challenge

Kibe's Challenge Book Cover
    • ゲームセンターCX 作家岐部の挑戦
    • Written by Masayuki Kibe
    • Released 10/12/2018
    • Published by Kadokawa

Masayuki Kibe chronicles the trials of moving to Tokyo to break into the entertainment industry as a writer, helping to get Game Center CX off the ground, and the reasons he feels that it's become such a popular show.

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