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International Cosplay Day Singapore 2014

ICDS 2014 - Cosplay 02

With the success of last year’s edition of International Cosplay Day Singapore or ICDS for short, organisers Neo Tokyo Project has decided to up their game by not only increasing the event area but also to bring in more popular culture related content to fans in Singapore. Covering up to level 4 and 5 of *SCAPE with tons of activities …

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SUTD Game Lab’s Game Innovation Programme Industry Day 2014

Game Innovation Programme Industry Day 2014

SUTD Game Lab celebrated yet another successful year of Game Innovation Programme on the 31st August 2014, at Level 4 of the Art Science Museum, Marina bay Sands. Showcasing many “Made-in-Singapore” student games that go beyond entertainment, the games look to empower the disabled, to encourage staying fit using high-tech gadgets and even to save lives. Even though it was …

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Looking Forward to STGCC 2014

STGCC Paramore Hayley Williams

It is no secret that for the POPCulture Online team, the biggest event we look forward to every year is the Singapore Toys, Games & Comics Convention. In fact for our new friends who just started following us, the very idea of setting up POPCulture Online was conceived during STGCC itself. That is why STGCC is so important to the …

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Japan’s Largest City-Style Music Festival “a-nation” Comes To Singapore

a-nation Singapore Wagakki Band

Held for the 13th year, Japan’s largest city-style music festival “a-nation” has attracted over 4 million attendees. With this year’s theme of “Taking Japanese Entertainment to Asia”, the event will be held in Singapore for the first time this year. Organisers announced the first group of artistes for “a-nation singapore” today. From Japan, Ayumi Hamasaki, m-flo, Sonar Pocket and Wagakki …

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Matt “Sekure D” Fabris,Lenneth XVII & Aliga Plus Many More Coming To STGCC 2014

STGCC 2014 - Lenneth XVII - Cosplay 2

With just three weeks before Singapore becomes a mecca for all things pop culture, the Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) unveils eight more pop culture personalities, starring designer Matt “Sekure D” Fabris whose customised sneaker art has been an international sensation. Joining him at this year’s Walk of Fame line-up at the annual convention are popular toy designers …

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ICDS 2014 Preview

ICDS 2014 EPIC Card Design Red

An event that has been rising up the ranks among popular culture events here is the aptly named International Cosplay Day Singapore (or ICDS for short). Returning for its 3rd run on the 24th of August 2014, ICDS 2014 looks to build on the experiences and success from previous years to transform *SCAPE into a popular culture playground for fans …

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ComiFest 2014

ComiFest 2014 Cosplayer Onnies

Comifest really is the brain child of the Singapore Comic Society whose president, Wee Tian Beng, is best known for his internationally acclaimed work, celestial zone. This year, Comifest enters her fifth year of celebrating original comic works in Singapore with the event at 3rd floor of Suntec Convention Center. Tessie, Alex, Kenneth and POPCulture Online’s latest recruit Felix heads …

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Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) 2014

STGCC 2014 POPCulture Online Web Banner

The coolest East meets West Popular Culture event is back again this year with the Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) juicing up the pop culture universe with offerings from the worlds of toys, games, comics, anime, manga and collectibles. Attracting over 40,000 visitors last year, STGCC 2014 looks to build upon that success as the good people from …

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Comifest 2014 Preview

ComiFest 2014 Logo Web

One of the local events that We at POPCulture Online always look forward to support each year is ComiFest which promotes works from the local comics community (thus the name) right here in Singapore. Supporting local talent is always important and what better way then to head down to ComiFest 2014 which is coming in two weeks time. To be …

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Halloween Horror Nights 4 Launch

Universal Studios Singapore Halloween Horror Nights 4 Launch

POPCulture Online recived a special invitation to bear witness to the inauguration of Minister Jonah Goodwill to office. A man famous for his good works and known for his great policy, it was an honor for POPCulture Online and we sent down two of our team. Ken Koh  reports from the event. Other then myself and Alex Tan, there were …

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I AM MOVING PICTURES with the Nikon D810

I AM MOVING PICTURES with the Nikon D810

With the Nikon D800/D800E due for a refresh and Nikon Users such as myself eagerly for its replacement especially with all the rumors flying around about the new Nikon D810, it was with great excitement and also curiosity as myself and Ken Koh made our way down to the Nikon Singapore “I AM MOVING PICTURES” event. Held at the Altimate, …

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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Southeast Asia Red Carpet Event

Guardians of the Galaxy Southeast Asia Red Carpet Event Photo

Since its announcement back in 2012, the tenth installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy has been one that movie fans have been eagerly looking forward to. As part of the lead up to the next Avenger’s move, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Fans especially the Marvel ones have been waiting to see how director James Gunn …

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Heroes of the Storm & Cosplayer Kamui Coming To ICDS 2014

ICDS 2014 Cosplay Kamui World of Warcraft Warrior

An epic collaboration between the premier game publisher and ICDS organizers Neo Tokyo Project will see Asiasoft showcasing Blizzard Entertainment's Heroes of the Storm™, a free-toplay online team brawler that features iconic heroes from more than 20 years of Blizzard games.

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Watching Sports Live At The Singapore Sports Hub

TYR 2nd Southeast Asian Swimming Championships Water Polo

Do you remember the last time you were at a sporting event, supporting you favourite team as the whole venue ruptured into loud cheers to encourage the home team? Or for those of us who are older, do you remember the time our Singapore Football team took on Pahang or Kedah in the Malaysia league where home-grown heroes like Fandi …

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STGCC 2014 Announces First Line Up

STGCC 2014 - Simone Legno - Tokidoki

Returning to make a splash in the local pop culture scene, the annual Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) is back with its first announcement of six top-notch pop culture personalities to kick-start the wave of excitement leading up to the seventh edition. From the East, STGCC has invited three renowned DJs from Japan, each highly-regarded for their work …

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