Tag Archives: Singapore Toy Game & Comic Convention

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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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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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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The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2016 Report

STGCC 2016 XM Studios Spiderman

Back again for another year and still going strong is the Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2016. Always one that will get the entire POPCulture Online team excited due to its strong connection to the birth of POPCulture Online about 6 years ago, you can count on everyone putting in extra preparation time to cover the event. The …

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The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2016 Media Preview

STGCC 2016 Media Preview Group Shot

As with previous years, the media preview for this year’s Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2016 was held on the Thursday before the event itself. Held at Suntec City’s Sky Garden at the cosy Terra, members of the media were given a preview of what to expect at STGCC 2016. Starting off the media preview, assistant project director …

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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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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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The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2015

STGCC 2015 Hot Toys Action City life-size statues of Hulkbuster VS Hulk

From 50 exhibitors in 2010 to 240 exhibitors from 16 countries this year, the Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) has definitely grown. In its eighth edition, STGCC 2015 promises even more east meets west popular culture content to fans both in Singapore and visitors around the region. Kenneth Wong heads down to STGCC 2015, held at the Sands …

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Planeswalking to STGCC 2015

STGCC 2015 Magic the Gathering Booth 02

A significant addition to Singapore Toys, Games and Comics Convention (STGCC) this year would be the Magic the Gathering area that was set up in Hall C. When one enters Hall C of Marina Bay Sands Convention Centre, they would not miss the huge door way glowing with the printed images of planeswalkers, the main characters in the lore of …

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STGCC 2015 Championships of Cosplay

STGCC 2015 Championships of Cosplay Jurassic Park Ranger

The quality of cosplay at STGCC 2015 is so high that I was half considering retiring from the hobby completely. It is amazing to see the craftsmanship that has gone into the construction of the costumes. Who needs to use metal when you can achieve the same effect for a lower price and lighter weight with foam? STGCC 2015 Championships …

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Let’s Go To STGCC 2015 This Weekend!

STGCC 2015 Media Preview Lin Koh Huck Gee Stella Chuu Adam Hughes

The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2015 is back again for the coolest east meets west popular culture event in town. In its eighth, STGCC 2015 will turn up the heat of Singapore’s pop culture scene on 12th and 13th September 2015 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Marina Bay Sands. Fans of the event have …

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STGCC 2015 x POPCulture Online Contest

STGCC 2015 Web Banner

The Coolest East meets West event, the Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention, is back again this year with even more popular culture content for everyone. As we at POPCulture Online believe that sharing is caring, we are pleased to announce that we have 5 pairs of STGCC 2015 Tickets (1 Day) to give away! All you have to do …

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