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Adventure through the Fallen Kingdom of Jurassic World at Plaza Singapura

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Immerse yourself in the wonder and thrills of the JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM Adventure this June holidays with exciting activities for everyone at Plaza Singapura Main Atrium from 25th May to 17th June 2018. It has been three years since we saw Blue for the first time in JURASSIC WORLD. Now, we can have a close encounter with her, the …

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A trip to Doujima 2018

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Everyone knows the saying “slow and steady wins the race” which talks about how if you work slowly but constantly, you will succeed better than if you work fast for a short while and do not continue. Looking at how Doujima has grown over the past years, it seems like it’s organisers Neo Tokyo Project are just doing that. From …

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Alliance and Horde will Battle for Azeroth come August 14

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This is the news that players of Blizzard’s popular MMORPG World of Warcraft have been waiting for – the release date for the next expansion Battle for Azeroth is August 14! The upcoming seventh expansion set will not only see the level cap go up to 120 but also 6 new playable races, 3 for the Alliance and 3 for …

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amazarashi x Aimer Asia Tour 2018 in Singapore Review

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Two different music styles, two different voices, yet one similar aim – to share their music with fans outside overseas. This is what both amazarashi and Aimer came to the Zepp@BIG BOX Singapore to do and from the reaction of the crowd, it’s a job well done. With about 1,200 strong packing into the concert venue, the cold chill from …

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ERL Total Wireless Earphones Review

True Wireless Earbuds have been gaining hype over the last year with big names like Jabra, Bang & Olufsen, Sony, Bose and many others joining in. While the first generation had many problems like connection and battery issues, later iterations got better and they are becoming a common sight in public. While having no wires at all does sound inviting, …

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Interview with Aimer

A name that is no stranger to fans here in Singapore with her distinctive husky voice, Aimer has not only had albums to reach top 10 on the Oricon Chart but also sung for many popular animes such as Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works. We chat with the Japanese singer on her favorurite memory of Singapore and what’s next for …

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Interview with amazarashi

Japanese Rock Band amazarashi is no stranger to the music industry having their songs used in both popular animes such as Tokyo Ghoul and their collaboration with Yoko Taro for NieR:Automata. We talk to the band ahead of their first ever performance here in Singapore come end March. It has been about 10 years since the band was formed, how …

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ONE OK ROCK Ambition Asia Tour Singapore Concert Review

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Melted faces from the pits to the seats This Japanese quintet have come a long way since their debut album in 2007. For the uninitiated, ONE OK ROCK is a Japanese rock band consisting of Takahiro Moriuchi (Taka), Toru Yamashita, Ryota Kohama and Tomoya Kanki. I use the term “Rock “because the band have never had a consistent musical style …

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From Cosplay to Music with LeChat

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No stranger to the cosplay scene having cosplayed at various events, LeChat is also quite the singer having collaborated with Hachioji P and Powerless (Muryoku P) to debut as a singer in a compilation CD. In town recently for the C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2017 (C3AFASG17), we talk to LeChat about how she got started with cosplay and her …

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5 Things to do at Christmas Wonderland 2017

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If there is one place to be this festive December period to soak in the Christmas atmosphere, Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay is the place to be. Open from the 1st December till Boxing day, this is the closest you will get to Christmas in sunny Singapore. Kenneth Wong braves the “people mountain people sea” to share the …

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C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2017: The Upgrade

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The biggest Japanese Popular Culture returns to end off an exciting event year. Sporting a new name, C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2017 (C3AFASG17), the event promises even more content compared to previous years thanks to the collaboration with Japan’s Sotsu Co., Ltd, organiser of C3 events. Kenneth Wong heads down to Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre over the …

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Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay Returns this December

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Biggest, Brightest and Most Magical Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay Singapore’s biggest annual yuletide fair Christmas Wonderland at Gardens by the Bay returns this December for its fourth edition. Held from the 1st to 26th December 2017 from 4pm to 11pm daily, visitors will get to experience a bigger, brighter and more magical experience this year. “Blue Sky …

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Four Things You Don’t Know About The Creation of Nier: Automata

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Easily one of the best game for 2017, the action role-playing game Nier: Automata has not only captivated gamers with its storyline but also a fascination with the main character 2B/YoRHa No.2 Type B. Behind this masterpiece are Director Yoko Taro and Producer Saitou Yosuke who were in town for the recent GameStart 2017. POPCulture Online’s Tessie Tan and Kenneth …

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Gaming Evolved with GameStart 2017

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South East Asia’s Premier Gaming event GameStart Asia returns for its 4th outing with GameStart 2017 at the Suntec Convention Centre Halls 401, 402 and 403. With more floor space, returning big names and interesting additions all in the name of fun, POPCulture Online’s Kenneth Wong walks the ground of the event that continues to make gaming events great again …

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Looking Forward to GameStart 2017

Organiser Eliphant held its Press Conference at the classy Pixel Studios to share with members of the media what to expect at the fourth edition of Southeast Asia’s Premier Game Convention, GameStart 2017. From an exciting lineup of games for visitors to play to interesting new content, it will be the celebration of gaming come together at the Suntec Singapore …

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