From Japanese Gaming Hero to...Disney Tour Guide

For decades, Takahashi Meijin was one of the most iconic faces of Japanese gaming. Not only did he star in his own games, he also was able to fire 16 shots per second in shooting game Star Soldier. But back in spring 2011, he decided to hang up his controller and call it a day. So what's he up to now? Nothing but good… » 7/26/12 6:40am 7/26/12 6:40am

The Young Girl Who Loves Old Games

After one of Japan's most beloved gaming mascots Takahashi Meijin revealed that he was leaving Hudson Soft, 23-year-old pin-up model Haruna Anno took to Twitter and her blog. She knew that he was leaving beforehand and talked to Takahashi about his decision, revealing that the conversation made her weep. But there's… » 5/24/11 2:00am 5/24/11 2:00am

Takahashi Meijin: New Adventure Island Coming, Maybe Star Soldier As…

Hey, it's Hudson icon, Takahashi Meijin! Otherwise known as Master Higgins. Dude's in the US at the moment on a promo tour for Hudsons's Adidas commercial Deca Sports, and yesterday sat in on a big roundtable interview. Most of the stuff discussed you can live without, but for these: Meijin confirms that a new… » 6/27/08 7:30am 6/27/08 7:30am