Japanese Kids Shows, Movies, Games, and Videos for Immersion

I have been trying to learn Japanese lately and have been using a lot of Japanese kids shows, Movies, and Games for immersion.  Enjoy!

Youtube Channels

Youtube Playlists

Steam Japanese Search

Steam in Japanese

Reddit Videogame Thread

List of Japanese Pokemon Names

List of Pokemon Moves

Good Steam games that can be switched to Japanese spoken dialog w/ Japanese subtitles

  1. Skyrim: Special Edition
  2. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  3. Rise of the Tomb Raider
  4. Doom
  5. Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII / 三國志13
  6. Nier: Automata
  7. Code of Princess
  8. Borderlands 2
  9. Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel
  10. Fallout 4
  11. Resident Evil 7
  12. FINAL FANTASY X/X-2 HD Remaster
  13. Final Fantasy Type-0
  14. Ultra Street Fighter 4
  15. Street Fighter V
  16. Grid 2
  17. Grid Autosport
  18. Alan Wake
  19. Resident Evil Revelations
  20. Resident Evil Revelations 2
  21. Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z
  22. Dynasty Warriors 8:Xtreme Legends Complete Edition/ 真・三國無双7 with 猛将伝
  23. Sid Meier’s Civilization VI
  24. METAL GEAR SOLID V: GROUND ZEROES
  25. METAL GEAR SOLID V: THE PHANTOM PAIN
  26. Disgaea PC
  27. Disgaea 2 PC
  28. I am Setsuna
  29. Castle of Shikigami 式神の城
  30. THE KING OF FIGHTERS XIV STEAM EDITION
  31. Japanese School Life
  32. Astro Boy: Edge of Time
  33. Learn Japanese To Survive! Hiragana Battle
  34. Learn Japanese To Survive! Katakana War

Good Steam games: Japanese spoken dialog w/ No Japanese subtitles

  1. Final Fantasy 13
  2. Final Fantasy 13-2
  3. Lego Worlds
  4. Senko no Ronde 2 旋光の輪舞2

Good Steam games: Japanese text only, no Japanese audio

  1. Call of Duty: Black Ops 3
  2. DARK SOULS: Prepare To Die Edition
  3. Dark Souls 3
  4. Resident Evil 5
  5. Resident Evil / biohazard HD REMASTER
  6. Resident Evil 0 / biohazard 0 HD REMASTER
  7. Half Life 2
  8. Portal
  9. Portal 2
  10. Romance of the Three Kingdoms 1,2,3 (No English, Only Japanese text)
  11. Mafia 3
  12. Saint’s Row 4
  13. Sid Meier’s Civilization V
  14. Flinthook
  15. Mighty Gunvolt
  16. Tekken 7
  17. Mega Man Legacy Collection / ロックマン クラシックス コレクション
  18. Devil May Cry 4 Special Edition
  19. Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth
  20. Tetris Ultimate
  21. Witch and Hero(魔女と勇者)
  22. Duke Nukem 3D: 20th Anniversary World Tour
  23. Dead Rising 1 & 2
  24. Dead Rising 3 Apocalypse Edition
  25. 軒轅劍外傳穹之扉(The Gate of Firmament)
  26. Stardew Valley
  27. 4人打ちアクション麻雀 / ACTION MAHJONG (No English)
  28. Kyurinaga’s Revenge
  29. Double Dragon IV
  30. Demon Hunter 3: Revelation
  31. Higurashi When They Cry

Good Nintendo Console Games

  1. Switch – Region Free so North American and Japanese versions work
    1. PuyoPuyo Tetris (youtube playlist) – JP version – Get the Game!
    2. I am Setsuna (youtube playlist) – Get the Game!
    3. Minna de WaiWai! Spelunker (youtube playlist) – Get the Game!
    4. Disgaea 5 Complete (youtube playlist) – Get the Game!
    5. Seiken Densetsu Collection (only Japanese)
    6. Dragon Quest Heroes I & II (only Japanese)
    7. Nobunaga’s Ambition: Sphere of Influence (only Japanese)
    8. Monster Hunter XX (only Japanese)
    9. Zelda: Breath of the Wild?
    10. Bomberman R?
  2. 3DS
    1. Pokémon Sun – Get the Game!
    2. Pokémon Moon – Get the game!
    3. Pokémon Ultra Sun – Get the Game!
    4. Pokémon Ultra Moon – Get the Game!
    5. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy – No Japanese Voices only text
  3. DS (North America)
    1. My Japanese Coach DS (youtube playlist) – Get the Game!
    2. Castlevania: Order of Ecclesia
    3. Castlevania: Portrait of Ruin
    4. Puyo Pop Fever (youtube playlist) – Get the Game!
    5. Sonic Rush
    6. Sonic Rush Adventure
  4. DS (Japanese) – Will work with North American DS
    1. Little Charo (Article)
    2. Kanji Dictionary: Kanji Sonomama Rakubiki Jiten – Get the Game!
    3. Ninokuni: Shikkoku No Madoushi – Get the Game!
    4. Pokemon DS games
    5. Zelda DS games?
    6. Any Japanese DS game with NTR product code (TWL product code doesn’t work on North American 3DS, it will work on NA DS)
  5.  Wii
    1. Xenoblade Chronicles

Ok Japanese shows with Japanese Subtitles that match the Dialogue

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Japanese Video Game Consoles

  1. Japanese 3ds at Play Asia

IPad/Android Games/Apps

  1. Anki
  2. Mindsnacks Japanese ()
  3. Duolingo (youtube playlist)
  4. Fantasy Life Online?

Doulingo wikia

Good Japanese kids shows with Japanese Subtitles that match the Japanese Dialogue

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Good Japanese kids shows – Japanese Subtitles don’t match dialogue or no subtitles

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Good Movies with Japanese Subtitles that match the Japanese Dialogue

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Good Movies – Japanese Subtitles don’t match dialogue or no subtitles

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