Tag Archives: GameStart Asia

Four Things You Don’t Know About The Creation of Nier: Automata

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Easily one of the best game for 2017, the action role-playing game Nier: Automata has not only captivated gamers with its storyline but also a fascination with the main character 2B/YoRHa No.2 Type B. Behind this masterpiece are Director Yoko Taro and Producer Saitou Yosuke who were in town for the recent GameStart 2017. POPCulture Online’s Tessie Tan and Kenneth …

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Gaming Evolved with GameStart 2017

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South East Asia’s Premier Gaming event GameStart Asia returns for its 4th outing with GameStart 2017 at the Suntec Convention Centre Halls 401, 402 and 403. With more floor space, returning big names and interesting additions all in the name of fun, POPCulture Online’s Kenneth Wong walks the ground of the event that continues to make gaming events great again …

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Looking Forward to GameStart 2017

Organiser Eliphant held its Press Conference at the classy Pixel Studios to share with members of the media what to expect at the fourth edition of Southeast Asia’s Premier Game Convention, GameStart 2017. From an exciting lineup of games for visitors to play to interesting new content, it will be the celebration of gaming come together at the Suntec Singapore …

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GameStart 2017 x POPCulture Online Ticket Giveaway

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As we at POPCulture Online always believe in sharing is caring, we are pleased to announce that we have 5 sets of GameStart 2017 Tickets (Saturday + Sunday) to give away! All you have to do is answer this simple question: Name the NieR Automata Game Director who is coming down for GameStart 2017 To enter, email your answer with “GameStart 2017 x POPCulture …

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Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.

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Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much. The above quote is by Helen Keller on teamwork, an American author, political activist, and lecturer who was also the first deaf-blind person to earn a bachelor of arts degree. [Source: Wikipedia] If there is something I am always thankful for, it is the teamwork that the POPCulture Online …

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GameStart 2017

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GameStart 2017, Southeast Asia’s Premier Game Convention, returns for its 4th edition with the ultimate gaming content on 14 and 15 October 2017. Visitors can look forward to returning favourites, along with new and exciting content that include showcases of upcoming blockbuster games, esports, indie games, retro gaming, and cosplay.

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GameStart Returns with Even More Content for Its 4th Outing

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Southeast Asia’s answered prayer to a gaming convention to call our own returns for its 4th outing with GameStart 2017 return this October. Visitors can look forward to a cyberpunk theme with content that is more consumer-friendly and industry-centric at GameStart 2017. GameStart 2017 will also see major conventions join forces at GameStart, showcasing a selection of choice content from …

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5 Epic Cosplayers You Saw at GameStart 2016

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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

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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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Microsoft at GameStart 2016

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The Big Green Monster cometh In the previous GameStart, Sony had dominated the convention with their colossal presence (they had a two story booth filled with giant screens and game consoles) and the noticeable absence of their genre contemporary Microsoft. Well… this year Sony dominance was finally challenged. For the first time in GameStart history, the mean & green machine …

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Level Up GameStart 2016!

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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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5 Reasons that GameStart 2016 is Full of Win!

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GameStart Asia is back again for its 3rd year with GameStart 2016 which will be held at the Suntec Convention Centre from 7th to 9th October. This year’s event will see more big names showcase their products plus even more support for local talents as it continues to clement itself as South East Asia’s premiere gaming event. Members of the …

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GameStart 2016 Returns This October

Following the success of its first two installments, GameStart Asia will be returning for its third edition from 7 to 9 October, 2016 at Suntec City Convention Centre Hall 405 and 406. Over 17,000 visitors from Singapore and the region attended the event in 2015, and this year will see the return of favourites as well as new and exciting …

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GameStart 2015: Made in Singapore Showcase

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GameStart 2015 might be a loud and thumping affair with AAA publishers wowing convention goers with giant screens, replica castles and swag giveaways but locally developed games were also under the spotlight in the form of the Singapore Gamebox and GameStart’s Founder Base. The Singapore Gamebox is an incubation centre for game developers based locally and it’s an initiative by …

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GameStart 2015 Game On! Cosplay Runway

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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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