Tag Archives: Preview

Hands-On with the Sony A9

Sony Singapore A9 Hands On Media Preview

Everyone knew Sony had something up their sleeves with multiple rumors going out on the internet that Sony had a camera that will sit one tier higher than the current A7 series and with the recent launches of the GM Lens series, the rumor seemed even more possible. It was then with great fanfare that Sony announced the launched that …

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World of Warcraft: Legion Beta Hands On

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One of the longest surviving multi player online role playing games that is based on the award winning real time strategy game Warcraft, it was quite a surprise that Blizzard decided not to create a sequel to the series and embark onto a MMORPG. Many years and expansions later, Blizzard has announced the next instalment in the series, World of …

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FIFA 16 Preview & Hands-On Event With Producer Matt Prior

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A special get together with media from around the world, we gathered at the Grand Hyatt Singapore on the 16th of July in conjunction of the Barclays Asia Trophy competition for a FIFA 16 presentation and hands-on on EA Sport’s massive soccer franchise to find out what the developers have been up to constantly improving and making additions to this …

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2K Games At GameStart 2014

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Fresh off the recent release of Borderlands The Pre-Sequel, 2K games kept the ball rolling by showing off their next big releases which included the highly anticipated multiplayer juggernaut Evolve and yearly staples NBA 2K15 and WWE 2K15 at this year's GameStart 2014.

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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 Preview

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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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Phantasy Star Online 2 Closed Beta Hands On

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Everything you love and hate about JRPGs … Online Let me start off by saying, I was that guy in school without a Dreamcast so I wasn’t able to play the original Phantasy Star Online. But nonetheless, I saw my classmates addicted to the game in the way I was addicted to coffee. Because the game was played over the …

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Evolve Hands On

Evolve Hands On Screen Shot

Are you the Hunter or the Hunted? 2014 feels like the year of Multiplayer games, with releases such as Need for Speed Rival, Respawn’s Titanfall and Bungie’s Sci-Fi epic Destiny all forgoing an enriching single-player experience for a multiplayer experience and Evolve is no different, however that might not be a bad thing. Evolve is the latest game from Turtle …

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World of Tanks Xbox 360 Version Preview

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When one ask about massive online multiplayer games on the 360, one would usually think of twitch based multiplayer games such as Call Of Duty and Halo however developers Wargaming have decided to jump right into the fray with a port of their tank based multiplayer game World Of Tanks. I was lucky enough to be able to preview the …

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The Last Of Us Hands On Preview

Naughty Dog’s first foray into survival horror was an intense and terrifying affair Developers Naughty Dog has created one of the most celebrated character in our current console generation; they gave us the ever lovable disaster magnet: Nathan Drake. The Uncharted series was an homage 90s action adventure films with their over-the-top set-pieces and a protagonist who possess a distinctive …

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World Of Warplanes Hands On

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’d have known that Belarusian developers Wargaming.net have been making waves all over the oversaturated MMO market with their unique Armored Warfare MMO “World Of Tanks”. Everyone from WWII aficionados to hardcore FPS gamers were drawn by the game’s unique premise and just 1 year after its initial release in Russia; the popularity …

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Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Hands On

The King Of Iron Fist delivers a Knockout Punch ! The Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention (STGCC) cater to not only fans of comics but to gamers as well, renowned game developer/publisher Namco Bandai gave us gamers a sneak peek into the latest iteration of their legendary Tekken franchise; Tekken Tag Tournament 2. I was fortunate enough to be …

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Canon EOS 5D Mark III : First Impressions

Thanks to the nice people at Canon, POPCulture Online was invited to the launch of a camera that is almost 4 years in the making, the Canon EOS 5D Mark III. An excited Kenneth Wong & Ken Koh makes the trip down to the posh ION Sky to spend some time with the camera. There were many 5D Mark IIIs …

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Kingdom of Amalur: Reckoning Demo Impression

If there was ever such thing as a dream team for developing a RPG game, the people behind the upcoming action rpg from 38 Studios and Big Huge Game would fit the bill perfectly. Taking on the role of Kingdom of Amalur: Reckoning’s game executive designer is Ken Rolston who was the lead designer of the highly successful The Elder …

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