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Browser game Kingdom Hearts χ is ending service in Japan in early September of this year. A mobile version of the game, however, is heading to North America today as Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ. How’s that for timing?


Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored five books, including most recently, Japanese Whisky: The Ultimate Guide to the World's Most Desirable Spirit.

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