Tag Archives: Anime

Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2018

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The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) is back again this year for an eclectic mix of pop culture from the East and the West. Offering a kaleidoscope of comics, toys, games, manga, anime, cosplay and collectibles with a line-up of industry heavyweights, latest pop culture releases and non-stop stage entertainment, this will be one event popular fans will …

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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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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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Ghost In The Shell Premiers

You all set for Ghost in the Shell? We sure are! How about we get you started with some fun facts about the movie you probably didn’t know. Margot Robbie was considered for the lead role. However, negotiations broke down and the role was offered to Scarlett Johansson. This film’s production was met with controversy over the choice to cast …

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Scarlett Johansson

We are all set for Ghost in the Shell that opens this month especially after how the various trailers have wowed us. One thing of course that never fails to get the attention of all men around the world is the mere presence of Scarlett Johansson. So we’ve decided to name her as our POP babe of the month. Let’s …

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CharaExpo 2015 To Showcase Top Anime, Manga and Cosplay Talent in Singapore

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Leading Entertainment Company, Bushiroad, expands its reach into the growing Southeast Asia market Leading Entertainment Company, Bushiroad Inc. has announced an impressive line-up of events and multiple guest appearances that will occur at the inaugural CharaExpo 2015, to be held 20–21 June 2015 at Hall 7 at Singapore EXPO. As the first major convention featuring Japanese content to be held …

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AFA 2014 – A Fangasm Weekend

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Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2014 – A Fangasm Weekend Truth be told, it is near to impossible to cover everything that happened at Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2014. There are far too many things happening at once, which completely highlights the need to sit down and plan what to do, where to be, before stepping into the convention hall. AFA …

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Walking Through The Artist Alley

The crazy lineup of Geek culture celebrities in this year’s STGCC was certainly amazing however tucked right next to the main stage was the Artist Alley where fans could buy everything from geek culture t-shirts to prints and sketches from their favorite artist. Each and every booth; unique in their own right, sharing the craft and showcasing their talents. Kenny …

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Pacific Rim Review

A lot of my friends have been really excited about this film. Even some of the guys at the radio station I work at have been talking non-stop about it but we were all kinda scared at the same time. You know, the worry that this film might be a let down. I went it with an open mind, left …

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Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention 2013

The Coolest Event Of The Year Is Back! The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) is back again this year for another round of the best in popular culture from both the East and West. Uniting the worlds of comics, anime, manga, toys, collectibles, games and movies, STGCC continues showcase the heartbeat of what’s new and cool. Attracting close …

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Top 5 Anime Of 2012

1) Sword Art Online One of the hottest anime of 2012 has to be Sword Art Online. Directed by Tomohiko Ito and music by Yuku Kajiura, this anime is an adaptation of the light noval series that spans several virtual MMORPG. Story start off with a massive amount of players who are unable to log out of the Virtual Reality …

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Cosplay at STGCC 2012

If there is one big reason to bring your camera to a popular culture related event these days here in Singapore, it is to capture the many colourful sights of the many cosplayers that turn up. Cosplay has now moved on from being a niche hobby for a small group of people to one that is mainstream enough to be …

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STGCC 2012 Cosplay Runway

A new trend has been slowly appearing among the various popular culture events here in the form of a runway which features Cosplay. This not only allows more participants to take part as compared to the usual competition as there is no need to form a team and find extra time to rehearse the performance. This also means that majority …

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The Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention 2012 Media Preview

The Media Preview for the Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) 2012 was held at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, Marina Bay Sands (MBS), where members of the media were given a glimpse on what to expect over the weekend. Starting off the media preview was Ms Yeow Hui Leng, Project Director of STGCC 2012, who shared with …

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Shoko Nakagawa

Shoko Nakagawa was in town over the weekend of 3 and 4 Aug for her debut solo concert in Singapore. She’s recently released her “Shoko Best” greatest hits album and took time off to meet her fans at Bugis+ on Friday 3 Aug. Elliott Danker speaks to this multi-talented artiste from Japan on her thoughts of her 10 years in …

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