Tag Archives: Cosplay

Fly with AFA Airways to C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore (C3AFASG) 2019

C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2019 Gundam

The region’s largest Japanese popular culture event, C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore (C3AFASG) 2019, returns to bring 3 days of experiential content to event goers. Kenneth & Nicholas braved the rain and the crowd to fly with AFA Airways to check out the 12th edition of the event. Spreading across level 4 of Suntec City Convention Centre, C3AFASG19 continues its …

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5 Reasons to Attend C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore (C3AFASG) 2019

C3AFASG18 Akiba Stage Cosplayers

In less than a week’s time, otakus in Singapore will unite in Suntec Convention Centre for their annual pilgrimage of all things J-Culture. After all, C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore, or C3AFASG19 for short, is the reigning Japanese Pop Culture event in Southeast Asia, with close to 30 festivals in the past decade in Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, Hong Kong …

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Take Off with AFA Airways the November for C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2019 (C3AFASG19)

C3AFASG19 I Love Anisong SCANDAL

South East Asia’s biggest and most prestigious Japanese Pop Culture event, C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2019 (C3AFASG19), returns with even more content for fans. Slated from 29th November to 1st December 2019 at the Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre, C3AFASG19 returns to bring the best and latest anime, cosplay, gaming, and anisong content to fans in Singapore and …

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GameStart 2019

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GameStart 2019 is back again for more Games, Esports, Cosplay and Art goodness. Held on the 12th and 13th October at the Suntec Singapore Convention Centre, it will be 2 days of fun! Tickets are on sale now at https://event.gamestart.asia/shop/

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

STGCC 2018 Cosplay Interview AJO 01

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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Swinging by the Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2018

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Long queues, stressed security and anxious event attendees aiming limited edition merchandise. Yup, welcome to another edition of Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention where the Singaporean’s favorite past time of queuing is put to good use, and for good reason. Unlike queuing for your favorite plate of chicken rice, here we queue (including this writer) for limited edition merchandise …

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Five Reasons to Attend Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2018

STGCC 2018 Media Preview David Finch Simone Legno

The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) is back again this weekend and it looks like organisers ReedPOP are ready once again to bring a good mix of Popular Culture to fans here in Singapore and those visiting from around the region. Kenneth and Tessie braved the showery morning to attend the media preview and shares their five reasons …

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Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2018

Singapore Toy Game Comic Convention STGCC 2018 Web Banner

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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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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C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2017: The Upgrade

C3 Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2017 Gundam Exia

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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On happiness and what it means to be a hero – an Interview with Leon Chiro

STGCC-2017-Interview-Cosplayer-Leon-Chiro

No stranger to the international cosplay community due to his massive scale of collaborations with leading video game companies, Leon Chiro’s portfolio of collaborations include Ubisoft, Square Enix, Capcom, 20th Century Fox, Riot Games and the likes. In town for the Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC), our writer speaks to the Italian cosplayer on being heroes, and the …

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Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) Returns for its 10th Anniversary

STGCC 2016 Championshops of Cosplay Winners

Happening on the 9th & 10th of September at the Marina Bay Sands, event goers to STGCC 2017 can expect an entertaining weekend of pop culture and comic wonderland for both fun-loving families and passionate gamers, featuring the best of local and international toys, games, comics, anime and collectibles. On top of the usual line-up of activities, STGCC will also …

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