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Garena Carnival 2015: Promoting eSports with Logitech and Asus

Garena Carnival 2015 Logitech Booth Babe

With sports on everyone’s mind here in Singapore thanks to the record breaking medal tally and 2 out of 3 Singaporeans watching the SEA Games 2015 coverage in one form or another, June is unofficially the month for sports. Yet tucked away in central Singapore is another kind of sports that is taking place. Here athletes take up their mouse, …

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CharaExpo 2015 Cos☆Stage: A Ticket to Cosplay Collection Night

CharaExpo 2015 Cos☆Stage Monster Hunter 4 Guidmarm

New kid on the block, Chara Expo 2015, took place last weekend at Singapore Expo Hall 7. As the brains and brawn behind this event was Bushiroad Inc, the entertainment company who brought us card games such as Cardfight!! Vanguard, Future Card Buddyfight, Detective Milky Holmes, and Weiss Schwarz, most cosplayers have made plans to turn up as characters featured …

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CharaExpo 2015: One More Option For The Japanese Popular Culture Fan

CharaExpo 2015 Pro-Wrestling Ring Area

When CharaExpo 2015 was first announced, many including myself wondered if this is one popular culture event too many. After all, the year’s calendar is already packed with popular culture events and having one more event which specifically looks at the Japanese popular culture is really starting to push the limit. Sure it can be argued that this is more …

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Igniting the Bay at the DBS Marina Regatta 2015

DBS Marina Regatta 2015 (1)

Happening over 3 weekends (30th 31st May,6th 7th 13th 14th June), the DBS Marina Regatta 2015 delivers exhilarating sporting action and lots of fun activities. Back for its 4th fun, this year’s DBS Marina Regatta continues to be Singapore’s biggest water sports festival as it looks to ignite the Marina Bay area once again. Set against the iconic skyline of …

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SEA Games 2015: A Trip East To Singapore Expo

The Singapore Expo Halls 1 & 2 is one of the various venues used for the SEA Games 2015 with many sports held here from Wushu to Boxing and Judo. Taking a trip east this time, I arrived at Hall 2 to catch the action, starting from the Judo mat side. While still new to the concept of the sport, …

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More eSports Action With Garena Carnival 2015

Garena Carnival 2015

Garena, Southeast Asia’s largest consumer Internet platform company, today announced that its annual Garena Carnival 2015 will be held on 13th and 14th June at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. Garena Carnival, now in its fifth year, will be “twice the size, twice the fun” as it brings together bigger and better gaming and entertainment experiences for fans. As …

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Fun for Everyone at the 28th SEA Games Carnival!

28th SEA Games Carnival

As we count down to the Opening Ceremony of the 28th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, the Singapore Southeast Asian Games Organising Committee (SINGSOC) has unveiled another opportunity for the community to feel excited and be involved in the Games – the 28th SEA Games Carnival. With a theme that revolves around the SEA Games mascot, Nila, the carnival promises lots …

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Anti-Drug Abuse Campaign 2015

Anti Drug Abuse Campaign

Singapore celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Anti-Drug Abuse Campaign, an annual flagship event in support of the anti-drug cause. With a focus on Community Togetherness, this year’s campaign will include the Anti-Drug Abuse Carnival – with DIY stations, activities such as skateboarding and a special photo exhibition on 20 years of the Anti-Drug Abuse Campaign. The popular anti-drug dance …

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

CharaExpo 2015 Logo

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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Fashion Steps Out 2015: Orchard Fashion Runway

Samsung Fashion Steps Out 2015 FOX Kids

The highlight of this year’s Fashion Steps Out 2015 is the outdoor fashion show where orchard road is transformed into a giant runway for the Samsung Fashion Steps Out @ Orchard (FSO). Organised by the Orchard Road Business Association (ORBA), this aims to bring fashion to the man on the street. As early as 6pm, 2 hours before the Orchard …

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ELITE 2015 launches with innovative concept to find the fittest in Singapore‏

ELITE 2015, a brand new sports event in Singapore that will find truly fit people! Presented by Elite Pro Nutrition, the competition offers the true test of fitness, covering functional fitness, cardiovascular tenacity, endurance, pure strength, gymnastics and movement. This takes place over two qualifying rounds culminating in a Grand Final, all to be held at Bugis Junction. Besides searching …

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New Found Glory Live In Singapore 2015 Concert

New Found Glory Live In Singapore 2015 Concert 02

Local band Aspectrum opened the gig with their melodic pop punk tunes. It’s no surprise they managed to get the crowd ready to go. If one were to listen to this band online on the radio, one might be compelled to think that Aspectrum is your typical punk band from the states. The lead singer’s vocal chops nailed the feel …

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Chinatown Chinese New Year Official Light Up Ceremony 2015

Chinatown Chinese New Year Official Light Up Ceremony 2015

It was a night to remember as thousands thronged the streets of Chinatown to catch a glimpse of the Chinese New Year Official Light Up Ceremony. Guest of Honour, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, together with the various VIPs, kicked off the night with lighting of sparklers to simulate a giant firecracker structure (For our foreign friends, fireworks are only …

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Heroes of the Storm Beta Impressions

Heroes of the Storm Sky Temple Jaina

It has been a long time since the first technical alpha and while cosmetically Heroes of the Storm Beta still looks similar, there has been much tweaking down under the hood. Yes, Blizzard fans are used to them taking a LONG time to release and tweak games (just look at Starcraft 2) but we all know it is worth it. …

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New Found Glory Live In Singapore 2015

New Found Glory Live In Singapore 2015

New Found Glory is an American punk rock band from Florida USA formed in 1997. The band currently consists of Jordan Pundik (vocals), Chad Gilbert (guitar), Ian Grushka (bass) and Cyrus Bolooki (drums). The band have released eight studio albums, one live album, two EPs, and three cover albums. Emerging as part of the second wave of pop punk in …

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