Singapore

Friendship gets magical in Singapore!

International Friendship Day is this Saturday – and what better way to get acquainted with new friends than with them ponies from My Little Pony? That’s right: Hasbro Singapore is holding a celebration of friendship tomorrow, Aug 3, along Orchard Road, and it’s meant to be a fun event for all, whether you’re a brony or not, so trot, don’t …

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Sherlock Sam: Singapore’s Greatest Kid Detective

I adore detective adventure stories. Growing up, I was blessed to “inherit” an almost complete set of Enid Blyton’s The Famous Five books and a couple of books from their companion series The Secret Seven. I later moved on to The Hardy Boys and The Three Investigators, and it was only in my mid-teens that my passion for the genre gave way to …

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BREAKING: Adi Granov and David Mack lead first wave of STGCC 2013 guests

With slightly over two months to go, the organisers of the Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) have announced the first wave of high-profile guests attending this year’s convention. Adi Granov‘s realistic cover art has been gracing Marvel Comics for the past decade, but he is perhaps best known for his interior work on Warren Ellis’ Iron Man run, …

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Geek Weekend: Netrunner and Warmahordes Tournaments

I haven’t been here in forever. I really need to apologize for that, but I think everyone can agree that as much as you love your hobbies, sometimes life gets in the way. Work has been crazy in the past few months, and I haven’t even touched the paintbrush for at least a month. I’m lucky enough to be able …

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The Force is strong in Singapore

May 4 isn’t just Free Comic Book Day – today is the day where geeks worldwide gather to celebrate another thing they all hold dearly, Star Wars Day. If you’re not sure why, the official site has their own take on the origins, while there’s a rather odd writeup on Wikipedia (it kinda suggests two origins), but anyway, it’s pretty …

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