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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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VLV Singapore Presents: Indulgent Lunches at VLV Restaurant

VLV Singapore Signature Lunch Set

Situated in the heart of Clarke Quay, VLV Singapore is an all-in-one lifestyle destination combining luxury dining, entertainment and nightlife concepts in four unique zones: VLV Restaurant, Courtyard, Club Lounge, and Riverside Dining, all under one roof. Helmed by Executive Head Chef Martin Foo – renowned for its exquisite creations melding traditional Cantonese flavours with modern techniques. VLV Restaurant has …

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Who says Vegetarian Food has to be Boring?

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I discovered recently, to my horror, that I have put on 10 kg in the past 2 years in my new job! Everybody was telling me, losing weight is 70% diet. But for somebody who adores her meat the way I do, how am I to survive without or even eating less?! And that’s when I discover Sufood. Sufood is …

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Ushering in 2017 at the Siloso Beach Party

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Over 12,000 (as at 1am) party goers ushered in the New Year at the Siloso Beach Party (SBP) 2016, Singapore’s biggest beach countdown party held at the scenic Siloso Beach in Sentosa. The beach party saw both local and overseas paid guest ring in 2017 with fun activities, exhilarating music and fireworks. One of the region’s more definitive beach countdown …

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Top 10 Video Games Of 2016

2016 has seen its fair share of highs and lows in the video game industry on both the Consoles and the PC. From over hyped games that fail to delivery to new IPs from big companies that catch on. Even Sequels and ReMakes have their own set of “drama”. Yet overall it has been a good year for gamers everywhere. …

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Celebrate Christmas at Gardens by the Bay with Christmas Wonderland 2016

Christmas Wonderland 2016 Gardens by the Bay Spalliera Castel del Monte Blizzard Snow

With Guest-of-Honour Mr Lawrence Wong, Minister for National Development & Second Minister for Finance officiating the opening, Singapore’s biggest yuletide fair Christmas Wonderland 2016 at Gardens by the Bay officially opens its doors to visitors. With an area expanded to 57,000 sqm from last year’s 35,000sqm, Kenneth Wong squeezes in with the rest of the crowd to share what event …

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Gam3.Asia: A Place for Gamers to call Home

Gam3.Asia Launch

Nested at the back of Marina Square is a place when a bold new idea is about to change the way Gamers hang out, frag and shop in a country where eSports is a growing trend.  Called Gam3.Asia, this is Singapore’s first integrated eSports, gaming and retail hub. The brainchild of Mr. Jeffrey Phua, Director of Pro Concepts Technology Pte …

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