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A Visit to Donburi Revolution 2018

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Held at Marina Square’s Central Atrium from 19 to 21 October was Singapore’s very first DIY Donburi Event, Donburi Revolution 2018. Organized by WAttention Singapore to educate and encourage the public to experience the deliciousness of Japanese rice from various Japanese prefectures. Curious about the event, this writer gave in to his cravings of Japanese food to check out the …

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GameStart X Armaggeddon Gaming Mouse Review

GameStart 2018 Media Conference - GameStart X Armaggeddon Gaming Mouse

In celebration of its 5th anniversary, GameStart has teamed up with local gaming gear brand Armaggeddon to release a limited edition GameStart X Armaggeddon Gaming Mouse. It is an event exclusive mouse which means you can only get it at GameStart 2018 for now. Currently there is no news if there will be more runs (at time of this article) …

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5 Reasons to Play World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth

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With the Pre-Patch hitting the live servers indicating that we have less than a month to the next World of Warcraft expansion, Battle for Azeroth, Kenneth Wong rounds up his Beta experience to share 5 reasons to get excited about it. This is War Whether you are a PvPer that thrives on the PvP realms and find honor and glory …

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World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth Horde Preview

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With a month away to the launch of the next expansion for World of Warcraft, Battle for Azeroth, the hype train has been building up and the community is bustling with activity. With beta key in hand with a good pint of Stormstout beer, resident gamer Kenneth moves on to take a look at the Horde side in this preview …

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World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth Alliance Preview

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With about a month away to the launch of the next expansion for World of Warcraft, Battle for Azeroth, the hype train has been building up and the community is bustling with activity. With beta key in hand with a good pint of Stormstout beer, resident gamer Kenneth dives into the next expansion from Blizzard from the Alliance perspective. Do …

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World of Warcraft: Legion Leveling Guide

World of Warcraft Legion Leveling Guide Lightforged Draenei Allied Race Heritage Armor

With the introduction of Battle for Azeroth comes the new Allied Races and their heritage armor. To obtain the heritage armor, you have to level the good old painful way so no level boosting even if you have the cash to throw into the shop. With the latest 7.3.5 patch, it is now a long painful grind to max level …

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Frostpunk Review: The Game of Hard Decisions

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In the age of flashy graphics, star studded voice over actors and epic storylines, it is hard to see why a $26 dollar game would make it to anyone’s game library let alone keep you playing up all night. Yet this little game by developers 11 bit studios is fast becoming a cult classic in its own right. Enter the …

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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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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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Thermos® X The Art Faculty by Pathlight Limited Edition Singapore Exclusive Local Design Series 2017

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Young Artists from Pathlight School’s Artist Development Programme Share What they Love through Premium Products In its 3rd year running, the Thermos® Singapore Exclusive series returns with not one but two products that are designed and available only in Singapore. Transforming top selling products into “Singaporean” collectibles, the series started off with the SG50 tumbler in 2015 and the Peranakan-inspired …

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Top 15 Games of E3 2017

An E3 filled with redemptions and high expectations… Ah… The yearly razzle dazzle of E3 is finally upon us and this year’s line-up was for the lack of a better word: safe. The majority of titles in this year’s line were either highly anticipated sequels or re-treads of existing formula; although with games costing in the millions to develop, I’m …

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Hands-On with the Sony A9

Sony Singapore A9 Hands On Media Preview

Everyone knew Sony had something up their sleeves with multiple rumors going out on the internet that Sony had a camera that will sit one tier higher than the current A7 series and with the recent launches of the GM Lens series, the rumor seemed even more possible. It was then with great fanfare that Sony announced the launched that …

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A Chat with Gegard Mousasi

Ahead of the highly anticipated UFC FIGHT NIGHT® SINGAPORE: HOLM vs. CORREIA on June 17 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium, star veteran and world No. 4 ranked middleweight Gegard Mousasi (42-6-2) was in Singapore this week. Our own martial arts enthusiast Elliott Danker had a chat with him about the Olympics, diet and finance management. Elliott: You started martial arts when you …

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ArmaGallant Hands-On

If the name ArmaGallant sound vaguely familiar to you, it’s because this RTS-Deck Building hybrid was recently won an ST Digital Award for “Best Local Game, Reader’s choice” and developers Rock Nano Global managed to secure publishing deals to distribute the game globally. I personally covered the game as part of a Made In Singapore showcase all the way back …

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5 Reasons To Visit Sentosa’s Siloso GrillFest

Sentosa Siloso GrillFest Singapore Longest Brick Barbecue Pit

Held over two weekends, on 13 – 16 April 2017 and 21 – 23 April 2017, Sentosa’s Siloso Grillfest is home to almost 1km of pop-up food stalls which is sure to delight food lovers looking for quality BBQ food. But with Singaporeans spoilt for choice with food events, is the trip down to Sentosa for this BBQ festival worth …

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