Editor’s Note

I Finally Bought Something This STGCC 2016

STGCC 2016 POPCulture Online Editor Note Kenneth Wong Tokidoki x STGCC Lanyard

This year’s Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) marks the 6th STGCC that POPCulture Online has covered in the capacity as media. From a simple coverage plan with a small team to one that has grown to eight members this year, our coverage plan has also grown in complexity. This also means that from a simple writer/photographer role, I …

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Great time to be a comic book fan

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It really is a good time to be a comic book fan and if you’re not, I can’t think of easier circumstances to start. After all comic books can be complicated but with movies being released on comic book characters ever few months, it’s so easy to figure out their back stories in 2 hours. Themed parties and restaurants are …

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Farewell Funan

Game On With Challenger Xbox Xperience Zone Sony Playstation

As a young boy growing up fascinated with the world of computers, Funan DigitalLife Mall (or just Funan as everyone calls the place for short) was like an IT heaven to me. The many stores selling different brands of computers and laptops, the stores specializing in games and even the giant IT super store at the top level, I could …

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Team PCO decides…who will win


What an epic battle we have to look forward to this March with Batman battling Superman. As much as we want to know how this battle started, I’m sure you have your guesses on who you think would win. Well here at POPCulture Online, we decided to answer that question. It’s our opinion anyway. Kenneth Wong – Co-Founder Superman just …

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5 Years On

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When Kenneth and I started POPCulture Online we had no idea how long we’d sustain it or how much reach we would end up having. It’s been an amazing journey I must say with the opportunity to have been official media for major pop culture events in Singapore like the Singapore Toys Games and Comics Convention as well as Gamestart …

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This is Home

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From a little fishing village to a metropolis with modern infrastructure and services, Singapore has come a long way some 50th years ago when the then Prime Minister Mr Lee Kuan Yew declared the country’s independence. Yet as someone who grew up in the developing years of Singapore, I never experienced the troubled times of the MacDonald House bombing in …

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84 Medals

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What an exciting SEA Games it was with Team Singapore winning 84 gold medals and coming in 2nd place in the medal tally was pretty awesome! There were a few of us at the Sports Hub covering the event and doing our best to show you a different side to the games. For me personally it has been a journey …

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When I see You Again…


It is never easy to lose someone. A family member, someone we look up to and our best friend. Emotions run crazy and we hit the wall of despair. It can take time to sink in but when it finally hit, it hits like a hurricane. I remember when my grandmother passed away when I was in primary school, I …

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Happy Chinese New Year to All~!

Chinatown Chinese New Year Light Up 2015

It is the time of the year again where we celebrate the Lunar New Year or more commonly known as the Chinese New Year. While originally a Chinese festival, here in Singapore it also means a nice long weekend for everyone. For the team at POPCulture Online, we are also back after a good break to bring to you our …

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It’s been 4 years

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ZOMG I can’t believe that we’re turning 4 this month! Honestly I’m gonna say that I didn’t expect us to last this long……..and now I think my team wants to kill me for saying that! Hahaha but you know how it is right, if you survive the first 3 years, you’re all set for the long run! I was supposed …

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Let’s Contribute~!

Meeting Yasemin Arslan GameStart 2014

It never gets boring here at POPCulture Online and for me, it is very true as the past month was one filled with many activities. There is a joke among the team that POPCulture Online is what keeps us sane from our day jobs and it cannot be truer for me. Work has been piling up to a point that …

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The memes of Elliott Danker

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During the Singapore Toys Games and Comics Convention, our Editor Elliott Danker was also the host of the and during the event we couldn’t help but take not of a few of his stupid moments where as a host, he’d make a fool of himself to make others laugh. Well those moments needed to be documented in a different light, …

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Looking Forward to STGCC 2014

STGCC Paramore Hayley Williams

It is no secret that for the POPCulture Online team, the biggest event we look forward to every year is the Singapore Toys, Games & Comics Convention. In fact for our new friends who just started following us, the very idea of setting up POPCulture Online was conceived during STGCC itself. That is why STGCC is so important to the …

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Happy 49th Birthday Singapore

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It’s August, a very special month for us Singaporeans and this year many things about being Singaporean hit me. For starters it was the need to go back for reservist, a 10 year post National Service obligation we have as Singaporean males. Much debate has been about the new improved IPPT testing system, be it criticism or praise, I feel …

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More Then Meets The Eyes


I remember when I first saw the transformers movie (the old school animated one in 1986) when I was a young kid. I actually cried when Prime died and cheered with Hot Rod kicked butt to earn the right to be the new Prime. Sure there was some sympathy for the Ultra Magnus who maybe was intended to be the …

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