Singapore

Dress like a Batperson, win cash

As 2014 comes to a close, so too does the year of the Bat – not the lunar year, but the 75th anniversary of Batman. From special postage stamps to cable cars, it’s been a pretty special year for fans of the Caped Crusader, and now the festivities will end with a bang (bif, pow, etc) with a special Batman …

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Review: One Upon Light – indie puzzle game from Singapore

At GameStart 2014, Singapore’s premiere gaming convention this morning, I had the chance to try out One Upon Light, the first locally developed game title exclusively for the PlayStation 4 platform. It’s an ostensibly simple puzzle game, with it’s monochromatic cell-shaded 3D world and very straightforward gameplay mechanics, but as soon as it draws you in, it launches you into one fiendishly …

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Sony announces Grand Theft Auto V PS4 bundle for Singapore

Exciting news from GameStart 2014! This morning, at the official opening ceremony of Singapore’s premiere gaming convention, Mr. Hiroyuki Oda, Deputy President of Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia, announced that Singapore will be getting the Grand Theft Auto V PS4 bundle, joining Japan and Europe! In fact, we’re going to get the bundle on December 3rd, more than a week …

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Sword Art Online: Lost Song ‘will be for everyone’

The upcoming Sword Art Online: Lost Song will be “enjoyable for everyone”, said producer Yosuke Futami at the GameStart Asia interview sessions held right before the actual event. Based on the light novel series and anime, Sword Art Online already has various gaming adaptations, but it looks like the next game aims to attract even more fans to the series.

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Singapore 24-Hour Comics Day gets bigger and better!

The challenge seemed straightforward, but it was far from simple – create a 24-page comic in the span of 24 hours. Yet the weekend-long event, which is now in its fifth year, continues to attract more and more participants, both first-timers as well as veterans of previous years. This year, it attracted over 180 participants, with about half of them being …

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