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Interview with Cosplayer Okageo

GameStart 2016 Cosplay Guest Okageo Interview

Cosplaying since 2008, Okageo has been invited to judge at cosplay contest around the world including a World Cosplay Summit preliminary. He has also worked with Crunchyroll, Elsword and Nerdblock to promote games and anime products, and also starred in “Call to Cosplay”. Recently in Singapore as one of the Cosplay Guest for GameStart 2016, Kenneth Wong speaks to the …

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Meeting Kazuchika Okada, New Japan Pro-Wrestling‘s Rainmaker

An established wrestling star having won the IWGP Heavyweight Championship many times over, Kazuchika Okada is no stranger to the squared circle with New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW). From his early wrestling days back in 2004 to his return to NJPW in 2010, Kazuchika Okada or “Rainmaker” has been wowing fans in Japan and aboard. With his entertaining match fresh in …

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Pugoffka: Before/Behind the Lens

STGCC 2016 Cosplay Guest Pugoffka Interview 01

Pugoffka is well known in the cosplay community for her beautiful cosplays and dramatic photos. This STGCC, our writer had the chance to talk to her and gather some insights on how she can navigate the dual identity of a cosplayer and a photographer, and keep herself out of trouble. You once mentioned in an online interview that you really …

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Pretty Awesome conversation with Emma Rios

STGCC 2016 Interview Emma Rios

An Indie darling, Emma Rios started her journey into comics by doing short stories for fanzines, books and even self-publishing her own series “APB”; all while she working as an architect. A job offer from Boom! Studios in 2008 to work on HEXED allowed her to quit her day job and focus on comic artistry full-time. Now… Emma Rios is …

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The Hans + The Kenny – A conversation with Stephanie Hans

Stephanie Hans is an illustrator from France whose artistic style seamlessly blends classical painting styles with modern comic sensibilities; soft color shades accompanied by thin hard lines, her work can only be described as… Ethereal. Hans is most well-known for her work on the cover of Marvel’s Angela Queen of Hel and the Storm solo series. Despite the popularity of …

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Meeting Gunpla Master Builder Katsumi Meijin Kawaguchi

Meijin Kawaguchi, Benjamin Wong and Gregg Tey on stage at the Singapore leg of the Gunpla Builders World Cup 2016.

No stranger to the world of Gunpla and its fans throughout the world, Gunpla Master Builder Katsumi Meijin Kawaguchi has traveled the world promoting Gunpla and also supporting the Gunpla World Builders Cup and and Gunpla Expo. We catch up with the master builder to find out more about how Gunpla has evolved over the years and what is it …

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Egg With flumpool

flumpool WHAT ABOUT EGGS concert photo

To commemorate the release of their latest album “EGG”, Japanese pop-rock band flumpool embarked on a concert tour around Japan. Not forgetting their fans overseas, the band will also be making a special stop in Singapore at MILLIAN SINGAPORE this July. Speaking to the band before their stop here in Singapore, we ask them about their favourite memory and food here …

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Talking Tech with Bruce Wilkie

Bruce Wilkie Blizzard Overwatch Interview

The Overwatch Launch weekend attracted thousands of eager fans from all over the island. The queues snaked from the entrance of Capitol Theatre all the way to entrance of the plaza; spirits were high and new friendships were forged in the hour long wait in the blistering heat – props to the event crew for handing out water to fans …

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GameStart 2015: Meeting Xmashed Gear’s Xuanming

GameStart 2015 Xmashed Gear Xuanming

Any geek worth his salt is bound to have a piece of apparel dedicated to his or her particular slice of Geekdom, from World of Warcraft to League of Legends…to pick your poison. But if you’re stuck in Singapore like me, where shipping from geek-centric shops like J!NX and Threadless would not only cost a pretty penny but the worst …

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Into Dan’s Comic Realm

On a quest to go where no interview has gone before, Ken Koh finds a very unique composition of interviewees, featuring a local cartoonist, a monkey and a guy in a unicorn suit with a mole. They are from Dan’s Comic Realm 柯建立漫画空间 and with everything comics, what better way than to “panelise” everything. Many thanks to local talent Mr …

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A Chat with Adam Hughes

STGCC 2015 Walk Of Fame Adam Hughes

Adam Hughes is one of comic book’s most prolific artists with a career spanning 20 years, he is most commonly known for his renditions of popular female characters in his iconic pinup-style. His is known as one of comic’s greatest cheesecake artist (Pin Up artist) and his cover work has been beloved by fans worldwide. His most iconic piece of …

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In Conversation with Agnes Garbowska

STGCC 2015 Agnes Garbowska Walk Of Fame

Agnes Garbowska is a Canadian based artist best known for her work on the My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic comics for IDW, Victories for Dark Horse, Li’l Vampi for Dynamite and who could forget her amazing artwork in the Spider-Ham 25th Anniversary Special for Marvel Comics. Agnes had also done the covers for numerous IDW titles such as the …

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Talking Geekdom with Jim Cheung

STGCC 2015 Jim Cheung Walk of Fame

Jim Cheung is a comic book artist hailing from Britain, he is most well known for his work on the Young Avengers while Jim’s more recent work includes the New Avengers: Illuminati and AXIS. In August of 2005, he was named one of Marvel’s “Young Guns” which is a group of artist selected by Marvel for their exceptional talent and …

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Meeting Jin (behindinfinity) At ICDS 2015

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Fans of Cosplay were in for a treat as renown cosplayer Jin (behindinfinity) was in town for International Cosplay Day Singapore 2015 held at *SCAPE over the 22nd 23rd August weekend. Over the two days, Jin not only shared with cosplay fans the various thought processes that goes into her cosplay shoots but offered tips on getting photos with the …

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