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Singapore Comic Con (SGCC) 2019: A New Beginning

Singapore Comic Con SGCC 2019 Panel Andy Kubert

Ever since the name change to the Singapore Comic Con, many eyebrows were raised as to what organisers ReedPOP were trying to do with this. After all, the Comic Con moniker comes with higher expectations as with what is found overseas such as the New York Comic Con. The POPCulture Online team takes a trip down to the Sands Expo …

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5 Reasons to Attend the Singapore Comic Con (SGCC) 2019

The Singapore Comic Convention (SGCC) will take place this weekend and it looks like the organisers Reed Exhibitions 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 Alex checks out the media preview and shares their five reasons why you should attend SGCC …

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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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12 of the World’s Best Teams will compete at ONE Esports Dota 2 Singapore World Pro Invitational

ONE Esports Dota 2 Singapore World Pro Invitational

ONE Esports, a subsidiary of ONE Championship™ (ONE), the largest global sports media property in Asian history, has just announced all 12 teams competing in the ONE Esports Dota 2 Singapore World Pro Invitational. In partnership with AirAsia, KFC, JBL, and Secretlab, ONE Esports is set to host the inaugural ONE Esports Dota 2 Singapore World Pro Invitational, happening this 20-22 December at …

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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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A Visit to Donburi Revolution 2018

Donburi Revolution 2018 Bowl 01

Held at Marina Square’s Central Atrium from 19 to 21 October was Singapore’s very first DIY Donburi Event, Donburi Revolution 2018. Organized by WAttention Singapore to educate and encourage the public to experience the deliciousness of Japanese rice from various Japanese prefectures. Curious about the event, this writer gave in to his cravings of Japanese food to check out the …

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World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth Pre-launch Party Singapore

World of Warcraft Battle for Azeroth Pre-launch Party Singapore John Yang Johnny Cash

The flames of war burned brightly as the Horde has just dealt a huge blow to the Alliance with the burning of Teldrassil, home of the Night Elves. Vowing to end the Banshee Queen’s reign, King Andiun prepares to strike back thus setting the stage for the Battle for Lordaeron. With this ongoing hostility between the Alliance and Horde happening …

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Japan Park Singapore 2018: The Report

Japan Park Singapore 2018 Omakase Stage

I will admit that when I first heard of this event, it really sounded like a mixture of previous events thrown together in hopes that something good will come out of it. On one end you have what seems to be travel and lifestyle oriented direction and at the other, card games, popular cosplay guests and even a professional wrestler. …

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5 Things to do at Christmas Wonderland 2017

Christmas Wonderland 2017 Gardens by the Bay (46)

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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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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Things to do at Doujin Market 2017

Doujin Market is back again this year bigger and better. If you are lost on what to do there, here are some tips to help you enjoy the event: Walk the event grounds which stretches almost the entire level 3 concourse. You never know what goodies you can find at each corner. Just remember to be nice and not block …

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5 reasons to visit Doujin Market 2017 this weekend!

Doujin Market 2017 Info Header

Doujin Market returns for its fifth iteration this weekend on the 6th & 7th May 2017 at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre (L3), The Concourse from 11am to 8pm. With a wide range of booths to check out and activities such as seminars and portfolio reviews, there is something for everyone there. But if you are still on the …

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SPACE SHOWER RETSUDEN ASIA TOUR 2017

Starting out in 2001 as a platform for indie musicians to showcase their music to a wider audience, SPACE SHOWER RETSUDEN (http://www.spaceshowertv.com/retsuden/) is an event organised by SPACE SHOWER TV which is one of the biggest dedicated music channel in Japan by SPACE SHOW NETWORKS. Spurred on by the support of fans, SPACE SHOWER RETSUDEN is now viewed as a …

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