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Kingdom Review

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What happens when you do a live movie (directed by Shinsuke Sato) adaptation of a popular manga series written and illustrated by Yasuhisa Hara which is based on the warring states period in China? You get a movie that grossed 690 million yen (about 8.56 million SGD) during its opening weekend and 4 billion JPY (about 50 million SGD) as …

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Avengers: Endgame Review

I’d like to start with some ground rules for watching Avengers Endgame 1. The film is a little over 3 hours long so please use the loo before going to watch. There’s nothing more annoying to other audiences than a person having to constantly go up and down the aisle to get to the loo. 2. If you intend on …

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Monster Hunter Cosplay with Mao Mao

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They roar, they bite, they fly, and they are hunted. Here at POPCulture Online, aside from our usual monster hunting, we never fail to provide you with visual entertainment. Our very own Ken Koh went on an expedition with local veteran cosplayer Mao Mao to hunt some monsters. What got you started in cosplay (and how long have you been …

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AQUAMAN REVIEW

There’s some kind of a restructure in the DCEU. In fact I don’t even think they go by that name anymore. Well Aquaman marks the first DC movie since the much criticized Justice League. Has enough time passed for this revamp to have a significant impact? The Plot The long and short of it is that Arthur Curry learns that …

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C3AFASG 2018: Interview with angela

C3AFASG 2018 I Love Anisong angela

No strangers to Japanese popular culture fans here in Singapore, the duo of Atsuko and Katsu of Japanese band angela were in town during the recent C3 AFA Singapore 2018 to perform at the I LoveAnisong concert. We caught up with the duo before their concert during the event. Entering the interview room in black themed outfits which were meant …

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C3AFASG18: The Tenth Year

C3AFASG18 Red Carpet VIP Mayn Shawn Chin

I remember attending the first AFA where it occupied a smaller hall size over two days and the concert was just two artiste performing on each night separately on the event stage. Today we have 3 days, almost double the hall space and a whole hall just for the concert with many artiste per night. Yup the event which started …

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C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2018: Five Reasons to get Excited

C3AFASG 2017 - May'n at I Love Anisong Concert

This November, C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2018 (#C3AFASG18) returns to celebrate ten years of bringing only the best in Japanese popular culture to the region. We take a look at what’s in stored for visitors and share five reasons to get excited about South East Asia’s biggest and most prestigious Japanese Pop Culture event. Showcasing the Latest Anime Anime …

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GameStart 2018: The 5th Year

GameStart 2018 Jesuke Cosplay Alyse

Back for its 5th iteration, GameStart 2018 continues to aim to be South-East Asia’s Premier gaming event. Taking up 3 halls at the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, the POPCulture Online team heads down to check out the event. Bring on the Esports E-sports has seen lots of hype in recent years and it is no different at GameStart …

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GameStart 2018: 5 Reasons to Attend

GS 2017 - SEA Major Esports Tournament

With GameStart 2018 happening in less than two weeks’ time, the good people behind Southeast Asia’s Premier Game Convention Eliphant held a media conference to share what’s in store for visitors at the 5th edition of the event. If you are still considering if you should make the trip down, here are 5 reasons (in no particular order) why GameStart …

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GameStart Asia Returns For Its 5th Outing With An Exciting Lineup

GameStart 2017 SEA Major

GameStart 2018 (#GameStart2018), Southeast Asia’s Premier Game Convention, celebrates its 5th year on 13 & 14 October 2018 with the ultimate gaming content at Suntec Convention Centre. Organisers Eliphant announced a series of returning favourites as well as new and exciting content for everyone, including game showcases and previews, tabletop gaming, esports, indie games, retro gaming, and cosplay. Esports fans …

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STGCC 2018: 3 Things About AJO and Shiraga That You May Not Know

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Our PCO writer had the opportunity to interview these two beautiful cosplayers from Taiwan last weekend at Singapore Toys, Games and Comic Convention (STGCC). AJO and Shiraga are both well known for the depiction of cute female characters from popular series such as Kancholle. As expected of their image, both of them were dressed in adorable frills and laces as …

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STGCC 2018: TOYS TOYS TOYS

Every year one of the highlights of The Singapore Toys Games and Comics Convention is the massive display of toys and movie replicas. You’re always greeted by the life size statues from Hot Toys at the door with this year’s theme being Avengers Infinity War. The Hot Toys booth however did not feature as much exclusives as one would normally …

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