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Nikon D810 Hands On Review

Nikon D810 Front View

In an interesting yet expected announcement, digital imaging giants Nikon announced that there will be a successor to the D800/D800E DSLR which raised many eyebrows due to the popularity of those cameras. Called the D810 which indicated this will be more of an upgrade within the same line, the first question to hit many was how do you improve or ... Read More »

The Sims 4 Review

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I still remember when the first The Sims game was announced, gamers everywhere including myself gave that “HUH” look for Maxis to be moving away from great city building simulation games to that of a life simulation game. 3 games later, all was forgotten about that move as gamers were happy with guiding their Sim to greatness and achieving its ... Read More »

Velocity 2x Review (PS4/PS Vita)

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I was just beginning to wonder if there were any good titles coming out for the PlayStation Vita. Lately, one would be experiencing the dry spell of games, the calm before the storm before a whole horde of games start to hit you wave after wave from September. Along comes Velocity 2x the sequel and successor to the first Velocity ... Read More »

SUTD Game Lab’s Game Innovation Programme Industry Day 2014

Game Innovation Programme Industry Day 2014

SUTD Game Lab celebrated yet another successful year of Game Innovation Programme on the 31st August 2014, at Level 4 of the Art Science Museum, Marina bay Sands. Showcasing many “Made-in-Singapore” student games that go beyond entertainment, the games look to empower the disabled, to encourage staying fit using high-tech gadgets and even to save lives. Even though it was ... Read More »

Launching the Asus RT-AC87U Router in Singapore

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When Asus first announced the RT-AC87U earlier this year, many tech enthusiast including myself were drooling at the speeds this new router can bring to the table. The idea of even faster streaming of videos from storage to player or even sharing huge files over the network during meetings at home definitely sounded good as faster is always (or at ... Read More »

Heroes of the Storm Technical Alpha Hands On

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When I first saw the trailer video for Blizzard’s MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena) entry, Heroes of the Storm, the thing that caught my attention was Diablo riding a unicorn. Yes, that mean looking prime evil from Blizzard’s Diablo series. Add to the idea of seeing other iconic characters from the various Blizzard game universe collide on a battle field ... Read More »

Destiny Beta Hands On (Playstation 4)

Destiny Beta Hands On Playstation 4 Screen Shot

Given the long weekend we have in Singapore. It was nice to finally get my hands on the Destiny Beta which of course was opened to those who have a PSN plus activated account. Prior to this, the invitation was only opened to those who had a beta access key. Destiny slated for a Sep 9 release this year on ... Read More »

I AM MOVING PICTURES with the Nikon D810

I AM MOVING PICTURES with the Nikon D810

With the Nikon D800/D800E due for a refresh and Nikon Users such as myself eagerly for its replacement especially with all the rumors flying around about the new Nikon D810, it was with great excitement and also curiosity as myself and Ken Koh made our way down to the Nikon Singapore “I AM MOVING PICTURES” event. Held at the Altimate, ... Read More »

Murdered: Soul Suspect Review

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At first look, Murdered: Soul Suspect sets itself up to be a Supernatural-meets-noir-meets-Ace Attorney sort of game. Developed by Airtight Games and published by Square Enix, Murdered follows Detective Ronan, who’s killed while on a case, and has resurrected as a ghost to solve the mystery and figure out exactly who the murderer was. Talk about working overtime. Gameplay Murdered ... Read More »

Battlefield Hardline Beta Hands On

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The Battlefield name is one that is not easy to live up to even with a spin off that seems to be competing with other established series. Add in high expectations from fans of the series and you get what is commonly referred to as “Baptism by Fire” when a beta is opened to the public (even if slots are ... Read More »

Mario Kart 8 Review (Wii U)

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After picking up my Wii U, some friends were puzzled by my decision to get one for various reasons and to some degree, it was valid. Fast forward 1 month later, the release of the 8th installment of Mario kart. When IGN first showcased gameplay of this kart racer, I knew that Nintendo was onto something special, something that would ... Read More »

Watch Dogs Review (Playstation 4)

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Marked as one of the key titles slated for launch with the next generation consoles PS4 and Xbox One, Watch Dogs first made its mark 2 years ago at E3 wowing audiences which not only showcased the next generation console capabilities but also the exciting prospect where a launch windowed game would actually push the system’s hardware and bring something ... Read More »

Logitech Wireless Mouse M235 2014 Color Collection

Logitech Wireless Mouse M235 2014 Color Collection

When it comes to buying a new mouse for your laptop or desktop, one common brand name always pops up and that is Logitech. A worldwide market leader in mice, the swiss company has un-vielded its latest incarnation of the ever popular M235 Wireless Mice in in new eye-catching contemporary colors. Part of the Logitech 2014 Colour Collection, the Logitech ... Read More »

LEGO The Hobbit Review

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Before I start, I know what you, my readers are thinking : “Not another Lego game…” as you attempt to close the page or click on another link here at POPCulture Online. Well before you do so, do spare me some time and I promise to get straight to the point. Yes if you have not already noticed, the Lego ... Read More »

Phantasy Star Online 2 Closed Beta Hands On

Phantasy Star Online 2 Closed Beta Hands On (4)

Everything you love and hate about JRPGs … Online Let me start off by saying, I was that guy in school without a Dreamcast so I wasn’t able to play the original Phantasy Star Online. But nonetheless, I saw my classmates addicted to the game in the way I was addicted to coffee. Because the game was played over the ... Read More »