Tag Archives: Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre

A trip to Doujima 2018

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Everyone knows the saying “slow and steady wins the race” which talks about how if you work slowly but constantly, you will succeed better than if you work fast for a short while and do not continue. Looking at how Doujima has grown over the past years, it seems like it’s organisers Neo Tokyo Project are just doing that. From …

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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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5 reasons to visit Doujin Market 2017 this weekend!

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Doujin Market returns for its fifth iteration this weekend on the 6th & 7th May 2017 at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre (L3), The Concourse from 11am to 8pm. With a wide range of booths to check out and activities such as seminars and portfolio reviews, there is something for everyone there. But if you are still on the …

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Anime Festival Asia Singapore (AFASG) 2016: The Experience

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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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5 Things Caught at Food Japan 2016 (that are technically not food)

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The joy of attending Food Japan (previously known as Oishii Japan) every year is to find products that have yet to be launched in the market, and talk to the simple and gentle folks who travelled all the way to our tiny island to talk about their food, their farms, and their beautiful land. This year is no different. Instead …

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Food for the Soul – Healthy Food at Food Japan 2016

Considering that the 3 key areas of Food Japan 2016 are Health, Innovation and Productivity, it is no surprising that this year’s event is filled with good food – food that are good for you! Guest writer Arvin checks out some of the good food found at this year’s Food Japan. (The following article is going to get a bit …

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A Trip to Doujin Market (Doujima) 2016

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Returning this year with a new location and new content is the Doujin Market 2016 event which saw 90 Doujin groups and more than a 100 exhibiting artists producing both Eastern and Western pop-culture inspired and original content. Always one to support local artists, we head down to check out Doujin Market 2016 at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre …

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5 Reasons to Head Down To Doujin Market 2016

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Doujin Market returns this year for another instalment with organisers Neo Tokyo Project bringing to fans a bigger event with not only more booths but also a dedicated Visual Novel Hub. Held at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre (L2), The Crescent, Doujin Market 2016 (Doujima 2016) will happen this weekend on the 7th & 8th May (Sat & Sun) …

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AFASG 2015: A Weekend of Japanese Popular Culture

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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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GameStart 2015 Returns Bigger And Better!

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When I first visited GameStart Asia last year in 2014, part of me leap for joy that yes the “Chosen One” for gaming convention is here to save us poor gamers from subpar gaming conventions wannabe. Fast forward a year later and here I am at GameStart 2015 thanking the gaming gods that GameStart Asia is not just back, but …

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Get Ready For A Power Packed Weekend At GameStart 2015!

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Asia’s Premier Gaming Convention All Set For A Power Packed Weekend – GameStart 2015 will be twice as big, with more hot new games, and a programme line-up that’s guaranteed to thrill With a successful run last year, Asia’s Premier Gaming Convention is back again this year with GameStart 2015. Taking place across three days from November 13 to 15, …

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O is for Oishii! Or “Delicious!” at Oishii Japan 2015

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O is for Oishii! Or “Delicious!” Every year, if there is one event that I always look forward to covering, it will be the annual Oishii Japan food and beverage fair that took place at Suntec Convention Centre from 22 to 24 October this year. Oishii Japan is ASEAN’s largest dedicated showcase on Japanese food and beverage, with an array …

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Mark Your Calendars For GameStart 2015 This November!

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Southeast Asia’s premier gaming convention GameStart 2015 returns, bigger and better than before Asia’s premier gaming convention GameStart will be back for the second year from 13 to 15 November at Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre Halls 401 and 402. Last year’s event attracted over 12,000 visitors from around the region, and this year’s is all set to be …

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Garena Carnival 2015: Promoting eSports with Logitech and Asus

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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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ComiFest 2014

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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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