Neat Junk Archive

Japanese Splatoon 2 Ad

Splatoon 2 released worldwide recently. I’ve been digging through new Japanese gaming magazines for an upcoming project, and I found this cool ad for the game. It also highlights a 320-page art book.

Super Mario Sweater?

Lately I’ve been researching all the Japan-exclusive Famicom games. I just came across a Mario game I’ve never heard of called I am a Teacher: Super Mario Sweater. It’s a “game” on the Famicom Disk System where you design sweaters with Mario characters. You could edit the measurements of the sweater to ensure the perfect fit, then send your disk to a company and they would make the sweater you designed! :O

Decorate with Boxes

But they’re COOL boxes! For one reason or another, Fangamer ended up with a bunch of empty Super Famicom boxes. They were used to decorate a hallway in the new office: