Tag Archives: Sozo

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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Do As Infinity’s 1st LIVE in Singapore

Japanese pop-rock band Do As Infinity (vocalist Tomiko Van & guitarist Ryo Owatari) is finally hitting Singapore’s stage with their long awaited first live concert on the 23rd of September 2017. Take a walk down memory lane with nostalgic songs in the 2000s from various hit anime such as InuYasha’s ending theme song “Fukai Mori” (深い森) and Fairy Tail’s opening …

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Anime Festival Asia Singapore (AFASG) 2016: The Experience

Anime Festival Asia AFASG 2016 Cosplayer Kagamine Rin Melt Down

With each successful event comes support for the next and Anime Festival Asia Singapore (AFASG) 2016 is no different. Back again for another run of the biggest Japanese Popular Culture event here in Singapore and the Region, AFASG 2016 returns to the level 4 halls of the Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre. As expected, the crowd was out in …

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AFASG 2015: A Weekend of Japanese Popular Culture

Anime Festival Asia Singapore AFASG 2015 Nijicon Niji no Conquistador

It has been many years since I stepped back into the halls of Suntec that houses the biggest Japanese Popular Culture event both in Singapore and the Region, Anime Festival Asia Singapore (AFASG) 2015. This is the biggest event when it comes to Japanese Popular Culture that ranges from anime to manga to even cosplay. With more and more teens …

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Anime Festival Asia 2011 Press Briefing

With many rumors abound since last year and with the fans all wondering what would be installed for the premiere Japanese Pop Culture event to be held here in Singapore, it was with great anticipation that many camped the internet social media mediums like facebook and twitter for live updates as SOZO and Dentsu Singapore held its first of many …

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May’n The Movie -Phonic Nation- Reviewed

Recently Justin Bieber had his own docu movie released in cinemas and of course gained the attention and support of his fans. Well we're used to this sort of thing coming from Hollywood but it's very rare that we get one out of Asia. In May'n The Movie -Phonic Nation, this young Japanese singing sensation tells us a story through …

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SEA☆A debuts with “DREAM SHOOTER”

You first saw them in at the Moe Moe Kyun Maid Cafe at the Anime Festival Asia events. With their cute maid outfits and personalities, they definitely charmed every visitor to the cafe. And out of these talents come 4 girls who are about to take the next step in their love for everything Japanese Pop Culture by coming together …

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JPLEX v1.0 Updates Roundup

  With the JPLEX or Japan Entertainment Platform v1.0 happening this weekend, we at POPCulture Online have decided to do a quick roundup of the updates for this exciting event from the nice people at SOZO who brought to us the massive Anime Festival Asia event. Venue Location Guide The movie screenings will be held in LTW4A, LTW4B and LRE4, …

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JPLEX Volume 1 Preview

A Brand New Japanese Entertainment Platform If you have enjoyed last year's Anime Festival Asia and have been left craving for more, the good people at Sozo have something up their sleeves for you. Not content with the region's largest Anime Event for the past 3 years, SOZO (one of the organisers of AFA) has teamed up Japanese Anime distributor …

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Jplex Vol. 1 Announced

If you enjoyed last year's Anime Festival Asia event and are looking for more, it seems that the good people at Sozo has something up their sleeves called Jplex. Jplex or Japan Entertainment Platform is focused to bringing the latest and hottest Japanese entertainment IPs to the Asian audience.   Jplex – Japan Entertainment Platform JPLEX VOL.1 4,5,6 March 2011 …

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