Daniel Radcliffe of Harry Potter fame signed on to play the lead in the Tokyo Vice film version. Tokyo Vice is Jake Adelstein's memoirs from his crime reporter days and is definitely worth picking up. » 5/02/13 5:00am 5/02/13 5:00am

The Nintendo They've Tried to Forget: Gambling, Gangsters, and Love…

Nintendo, the world's family-friendly video game maker, formed under less virtuous auspices. Before Nintendo made video games, they made playing cards for gangsters and ran their own love hotel, which some assert their own president frequented—during work. Saucy! » 3/22/11 3:00pm 3/22/11 3:00pm

What Do A Tokyo Cop And A Lawyer Think Of Yakuza 3?

Real honest-to-goodness yakuza have already made their thoughts known on Sega's crime opus Yakuza 3. Now a Tokyo police officer and a yakuza lawyer weigh in on the game and suss out what's realistic and what's not. » 9/28/10 5:00am 9/28/10 5:00am

Screw My Girlfriend, And I'll Review Yakuza 3

Jake Adelstein, author of the non-fiction underworld yarn Tokyo Vice, got several gangsters to review Sega's crime game Yakuza 3. But how? » 9/27/10 5:00am 9/27/10 5:00am