The Most Disgusting Bowl of Ramen on Earth

At this year's Tokyo Game Show, game company D3 Publisher is apparently offering Dream Club curry ramen with soymilk and other stuff » 9/17/12 4:30am 9/17/12 4:30am. is D3P's hostess simulator, and this colorful ramen is a real world way to prove yourself to the in-game hostess Amane.

Wait, This Figure Costs $200? You Are Joking.

These days, figures look better and better. They also cost more and more. Against that backdrop, this creation is baffling.


Above is a 9.6-inch soft vinyl figure of Mian from virtual bar hostess game Dream Club and Dream Club Zero. Out this October in Japan, it's priced at ¥15,750—that's a little over US$200. Crazy!… » 8/29/12 5:30am 8/29/12 5:30am

Hostess Clubs Are Invading Video Games (Host Clubs Too!)

Last year at the Tokyo Game Show, Level-5 announced they were making an RPG on the 3DS specifically targeted toward girls. I was interested by the idea. What exactly is a "girl's RPG." Would it present girls with a strong female role model or would it just be a traditional princessy love story? But whatever I… » 4/17/12 7:00am 4/17/12 7:00am

This PS Vita Game Has Panty Photography Blocking? [Update]

When you think of virtual bar hostess game Dream Club, you think of girls in micro outfits. You think of underpants galore. » 12/27/11 1:00pm 12/27/11 1:00pm

Xbox 360 Bar Hostess Game Coming to the PS Vita

Dream Club (this NSFW clip is all you need to know) debuted on the Xbox 360. According to Japanese magazine leaps, it's coming to the PS Vita and will no doubt give the touch screen a good work over. [オレ的] » 9/06/11 8:00am 9/06/11 8:00am

Padded Bikinis Finally Come To Video Games

Large breasts and video games are not strangers. But apparently, sometimes breasts are not large enough? Sometimes they need a little help? The latest downloadable content for Xbox 360 game The Dream Club Zero is doing just that. » 3/30/11 4:20am 3/30/11 4:20am

Japanese Man Hugs Xbox 360 Character On Prime Time Television

This evening in Japan, the unthinkable happened: a paid actor played visual novel Clannad in front of millions on network television. Then, he played Xbox 360 hostesses simulator Dream Club and hugged the television. » 3/23/11 8:30am 3/23/11 8:30am

Skirts? Where This Game Is Going, It Doesn't Need Skirts

For years, glimpses up skirts were used to titillate Japanese gamers. A new game's done away with that entirely. It is moving beyond, to new realms of I-don't-know-what. » 2/02/11 2:00am 2/02/11 2:00am

Xbox 360 Hostess Game Helps To Ring In Akihabara's Return

This past Sunday, Akihabara was re-opened to foot traffic, two-and-a-half years after a brutal killing spree that left seven dead. This weekend, folks came to pay their respects, and folks came to celebrate the return of "pedestrian's paradise". » 1/24/11 8:30am 1/24/11 8:30am

Bananas And Sausages Weren't Suggestive Enough

Dream Club Zero features a mini-game in which players feed bar hostesses bananas and sausages. It's latest mini-game, however, is cold and creamy. » 12/29/10 9:00am 12/29/10 9:00am

This $100 Dream Club Figure Is A Nightmare

Dream Club, the bar hostess simulator, allows players to virtually get drunk. Whoever sculpted this android girl Airi statue must have been totally blotto. » 11/26/10 8:30am 11/26/10 8:30am

Kill It With Fire? It Might Already Be Dead

This ToHeart2 figure looks like the work of the devil. Relax, because the company that released it apparently isn't around anymore to frighten you. » 8/26/10 7:00am 8/26/10 7:00am