Batman celebrates 75th anniversary in Singapore in a big way

Various religious fish are in order here: Batman’s batfans have a lot to be excited about when the caped crusader unleashes his brand of vigilante justice on Singapore … in the form of various collectibles and events. All this in the name of celebrating his diamond anniversary – yes, the world’s greatest detective is now all of 75 years old.

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Singapore Skye-line makes guest appearance on Agents Of Shield

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The all familiar Singapore skyline – unless you’ve stayed in Wisconsin for a few months.

Reports from friends and readers have confirmed that Singapore makes a very special guest appearance in the latest episode of Agents Of SHIELD that was just screened in the US on April 22. But whatever could it mean?

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HBO Asia to air HBO shows hours after US broadcast

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The Newsroom. Photo: HBO


I guess using the still from The Newsroom is as apt as it gets, because this is big news for us: HBO Asia has announced that local (and regional) broadcasts of original HBO and Cinemax content will take place within 24 hours of the US broadcast.

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Jackman, Dinklage and Fan confirmed coming to Singapore

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It was earlier rumoured, and now it’s been confirmed by various local media: Hugh Jackman, Peter Dinklage and Fan Bingbing – aka Wolverine, Bolivar Trask and Blink from X-Men: Days Of Future Past – will be headed to Singapore for the Southeast Asian premiere of X-Men: DOFP at Shaw Theatres Lido.

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Mel’s Muses: All-New X-Factor #6, Batman Eternal #1 & #2 and Superior Spider-Man #31

Nice to be back with a whole bunch of cool titles just waiting for me to pick up. With sooooo many to choose from each week, I figured I’ll just share my short musings on titles that have either just started their runs or wrapped up a storyline recently. As usual, there be spoilers ahead!

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All-New X-Factor #6. Now this is how you assemble a super team! The first time he worked on this title X-Factor was a government team, the second time they were private investigators, now writer Peter David has the third incarnation working for a mega high-tech corporation. I know we have all seen super-hero teams where no one gets along but we are talking Peter David here, one of the best writers in the biz and these first six issues were simply filled with his trademark snappy dialogue and great character interactions. Carmine Di Giandomenico’s art gives a new fresh look that I really like. You got beautiful backgrounds and the characters all have a distinctive polished look about them.


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