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GameStart 2016 Returns This October


Following the success of its first two installments, GameStart Asia will be returning for its third edition from 7 to 9 October, 2016 at Suntec City Convention Centre Hall 405 and 406. Over 17,000 visitors from Singapore and the region attended the event in 2015, and this year will see the return of favourites as well as new and exciting …

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GameStart 2016 x POPCulture Online Tickets Giveaway

GameStart 2016 Tickets

Everyone’s favorite gaming event, GameStart is back again this year with even more gaming related content for everyone. As we at POPCulture Online believe that sharing is caring, we are pleased to announce that we have 5 pairs of GameStart 2016 Tickets (1 Day) to give away! All you have to do is answer this simple question: “What is the name of …

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Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention 2016

STGCC 2016 POPCulture Online Supporting Media

The coolest east meets west popular culture event is back again with Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention 2016! Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) brings together pop culture heavyweights that include top-notch artists, designers and the best in comics, toys, anime, manga and cosplay from the East and the West. Fans can score limited-edition collectibles, exclusive works and …

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Looking Forward to Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2016

Looking Forward to STGCC 2016 DJ Night

With the coolest east meets west popular culture event, the Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2016 around the corner in less than 3 weeks’ time, the POPCulture Online team is moving into high gear as we prepare to cover STGCC 2016 as one of its supporting media. Even though we have covered STGCC for many years, there is …

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Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY returns to Singapore 3rd Dec 2016

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Distant Worlds: music from FINAL FANTASY symphony concert world tour returns to Singapore after seven years. The global multimedia concert phenomenon, featuring the music of FINAL FANTASY, will hold a one-night only performance at the Star Theatre on 3 December 2016. Presented by Avex Asia, Distant Worlds showcases the music of Japanese video game composer Nobuo Uematsu and is conducted …

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Wreck-It Ralph Returns to wreck the Internet


Wreck-It Ralph is heading back to the big screen, and this time, he’s wrecking the internet. The Oscar®-nominated Walt Disney Animation Studios team from the original film is reteaming for the follow-up, including director Rich Moore (“Zootopia,” “The Simpsons”) and producer Clark Spencer (“Zootopia,” “Bolt”). Phil Johnston (writer, “Wreck-It Ralph,” “Zootopia,” “Cedar Rapids”) joins Moore as director and a writer …

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YUZU Announces First Asia Tour with Singapore on the list!


Japanese folk/pop duo YUZU celebrating their 20th anniversary, announces their very first Asia tour “YUZU ASIA TOUR 2016 Summer NATSUIRO” on April 29th. The tour will kick off in Singapore on July 9th at *Scape The Ground Theatre, followed by shows in Hong Kong, Taipei, Osaka and Tokyo. YUZU will be releasing a Taiwan version of their latest album “TOWA” …

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5 Reasons to Head Down To Doujin Market 2016

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Doujin Market returns this year for another instalment with organisers Neo Tokyo Project bringing to fans a bigger event with not only more booths but also a dedicated Visual Novel Hub. Held at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre (L2), The Crescent, Doujin Market 2016 (Doujima 2016) will happen this weekend on the 7th & 8th May (Sat & Sun) …

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice MyStamp Collection

SingPost's Batman v Superman - Dawn of Justice MyStamp Collection and food items from DC COMICS SUPER HEROES CAFE's themed menu

In conjunction with the upcoming release of the highly anticipated action adventure film, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Singapore Post (SingPost) in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products will launch a limited edition My Stamp Collection on 24 March 2016. This marks the two Super Heroes’ joint debut on the limited edition stamp collection. A specially designed menu will …

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One Piece Run Singapore Giveaway

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After making its global debut in Taipei City last May which saw 12,000 participants, Singapore will be the second country in which the One Piece Run would be held at on the 6th of March 2016 before concluding in Okinawa, Japan. Featuring key episodes, the anime themed run allows fans to enter the world of Luffy, the anime’s main protagonist. …

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5 Reasons To Attend Anime Festival Asia Singapore (AFASG) 2015

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With Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2015 (or AFASG 2015 for short) less than a week away, organisers Sozo has been releasing lots of information for Anime and Japanese Popular Culture fans as expected… which is a good thing of course. Now for those still sitting on the fence wondering if they should head down, here are 5 good reasons to …

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SITEX 2015

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Singapore’s longest and most established consumer IT exhibition, SITEX is back from 26 to 29 November. This year’s SITEX promises to excite, and is more than another IT show to snap up the best bargains. For the first time, features a Digital Playground and an experiential showcase featuring 4 thematic zones: Adventure IT Arena Smart Home / Smart Living Gaming …

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Anime Fans Rejoice As Anime Festival Asia Is Back With AFASG 2015

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The biggest name in Japanese Popular Culture content in the region, Anime Festival Asia is back again this November with AFASG 2015. Since its birth in 2008, the mega anime contention has seen a total of more than half a million attendees over the years and has expanded into the region with Anime Festival Asia Thailand (AFATH) and Anime Festival …

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