Tag Archives: Cosplay

Angela Domanico aka Ladydoombots

This month, we’ve found a cosplay enthusiast you have to check out. 23 year old Angela Domanico from Las Vegas, Nevada has been turning heads recently with her Power Rangers cosplay and her timing couldn’t be better especially since the movie was just released. She’s currently pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Anthropology and loves video games, listening to music, watching movies, trying …

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Anime Festival Asia Singapore (AFASG) 2016: The Experience

Anime Festival Asia AFASG 2016 Cosplayer Kagamine Rin Melt Down

With each successful event comes support for the next and Anime Festival Asia Singapore (AFASG) 2016 is no different. Back again for another run of the biggest Japanese Popular Culture event here in Singapore and the Region, AFASG 2016 returns to the level 4 halls of the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. As expected, the crowd was out in …

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5 Epic Cosplayers You Saw at GameStart 2016

GameStart 2016 Cosplayers Deadpool

For this article, I challenge myself to not include any of the prize winners of the cosplay runway. Not that it’s much of a challenge. It was always amazing to see cosplayers strutting their stuff at local events, and Gamestart was not an exception. 1. Mini-Mercy from Overwatch There are beautiful cosplayers, there are awesome cosplayers, there are cute cosplayers, …

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Interview with Cosplayer Okageo

GameStart 2016 Cosplay Guest Okageo Interview

Cosplaying since 2008, Okageo has been invited to judge at cosplay contest around the world including a World Cosplay Summit preliminary. He has also worked with Crunchyroll, Elsword and Nerdblock to promote games and anime products, and also starred in “Call to Cosplay”. Recently in Singapore as one of the Cosplay Guest for GameStart 2016, Kenneth Wong speaks to the …

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Level Up GameStart 2016!

GameStart 2016 Main Stage

Back for round 3, GameStart 2016 continues the aim to be South-East Asia’s Premier gaming event. Held at the Suntec Convention Centre Halls 405 and 406, Kenneth Wong explores the gaming event that is set to bring back favorites as well as new and exciting content for everyone. Welcome Microsoft to the Game A name that has been missing the …

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Pugoffka: Before/Behind the Lens

STGCC 2016 Cosplay Guest Pugoffka Interview 01

Pugoffka is well known in the cosplay community for her beautiful cosplays and dramatic photos. This STGCC, our writer had the chance to talk to her and gather some insights on how she can navigate the dual identity of a cosplayer and a photographer, and keep herself out of trouble. You once mentioned in an online interview that you really …

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The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2016 Report

STGCC 2016 XM Studios Spiderman

Back again for another year and still going strong is the Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2016. Always one that will get the entire POPCulture Online team excited due to its strong connection to the birth of POPCulture Online about 6 years ago, you can count on everyone putting in extra preparation time to cover the event. The …

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Looking Forward to Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2016

Looking Forward to STGCC 2016 DJ Night

With the coolest east meets west popular culture event, the Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2016 around the corner in less than 3 weeks’ time, the POPCulture Online team is moving into high gear as we prepare to cover STGCC 2016 as one of its supporting media. Even though we have covered STGCC for many years, there is …

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C3 CharaExpo 2016 Report

C3 CharaExpo 2016 New Japan Pro-Wrestling NJPW 02

Fans of Japanese popular culture had more to cheer about this year thanks to the various manga, anime, games and cosplay content over the July 9 and 10 weekend. Leading Entertainment Company, Bushiroad Inc, in partnership with ASATSU-DK INC., SOTSU CO., LTD. and Amuse Entertainment Singapore Pte Ltd, hosted the re-positioned C3 CharaExpo2016 at the Singapore Expo Hall 7. From …

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AFASG 2015: A Weekend of Japanese Popular Culture

Anime Festival Asia Singapore AFASG 2015 Nijicon Niji no Conquistador

It has been many years since I stepped back into the halls of Suntec that houses the biggest Japanese Popular Culture event both in Singapore and the Region, Anime Festival Asia Singapore (AFASG) 2015. This is the biggest event when it comes to Japanese Popular Culture that ranges from anime to manga to even cosplay. With more and more teens …

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GameStart 2015 Game On! Cosplay Runway

GameStart 2015 Game On! Cosplay Runway Johnny Junkers Cosplay Inc Tuna Karin Acanthastar Cosplay

It isn’t a popular culture event if there are no cosplayers and at GameStart 2015, the good people at Neo Tokyo Project have put together a showcase for just cosplay fans and visitors to this year’s GameStart Asia. Being a Gaming event, one would expect lots of cosplays from popular main stream games but here we have one from the …

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The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2015

STGCC 2015 Hot Toys Action City life-size statues of Hulkbuster VS Hulk

From 50 exhibitors in 2010 to 240 exhibitors from 16 countries this year, the Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) has definitely grown. In its eighth edition, STGCC 2015 promises even more east meets west popular culture content to fans both in Singapore and visitors around the region. Kenneth Wong heads down to STGCC 2015, held at the Sands …

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STGCC 2015 Championships of Cosplay

STGCC 2015 Championships of Cosplay Jurassic Park Ranger

The quality of cosplay at STGCC 2015 is so high that I was half considering retiring from the hobby completely. It is amazing to see the craftsmanship that has gone into the construction of the costumes. Who needs to use metal when you can achieve the same effect for a lower price and lighter weight with foam? STGCC 2015 Championships …

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Singapore’s 5th Annual Cosplay Chess: It’s All About The Dwagon!

ICDS 2015 Singapore Annual Cosplay Chess Performance Angelic Buster Kaiser

It is no secret among the team that my favourite part about the International Cosplay Day Singapore (ICDS) event is the Singapore’s Annual Cosplay Chess stage performance and it is no different for ICDS 2015. Every year the team behind the performance continue to build upon the previous year’s experience and surprise everyone in the audience (and the photogs who …

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International Cosplay Day Singapore (ICDS) 2015: The Report

ICDS 2015 Cosplay Runway

Suspend belief for a day (or two) as *SCAPE was transformed into a two-day pop-culture playground with International Cosplay Day Singapore (ICDS 2015) returns for its 4th edition. Covering 3 levels of the youth recreation and retail hub, organisers Neo Tokyo Project continued to build upon their experiences from last year to bring to visitors activities that aimed to entertain …

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