Singapore

Licence2Play: Singapore’s “Gaming Event of the Year”

Yep, that’s what they call themselves, and with the closure of Games Convention Asia, the crown is up for grabs (unless the Singapore Toy, Games and Comics Convention or the World Cyber Games has something to say about it). Taking up a hall 6B in the Singapore Expo Hall, Licence2Play 2010 just started today the 28th of May and will …

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The Geekly News: 28 May 2010

The Straits Times has some interesting news regarding the beloved creators of the Diablo, Warcraft and Starcraft realms (also, herder of Lost Vikings amongst other things) – that an office in Singapore is in the works. It’s obvious from reading it that it’s going to be a basic technical support office, with the additions of servers here to help gamers …

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Sporecon 2010: Spreading the Spores of Gaming

We’ve been talking a lot about miniature wargaming, specifically Warmachine and Warhammer. However, I think we’d like to think of ourselves as all-round geeks and gamers, not partial to one specific genre of games but more than willing to partake of the vast range of games available. And what would be a larger testament to that than Singapore’s very own …

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The Geekly News: 23 May 2010

It’s been rather dry the past few days, and other than a few reviews of the Losers (hopefully coming soon from us) there hasn’t been much else of note. But today’s The New Paper has a short op-ed (or a humour column) about Board Gaming. It’s not clear what writer Ho Lian Yi really thinks about board gaming, seeing that …

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The Geekly News: 18 May 2010

And on the 2nd day of starting this news summary – a veritable goldmine! But that’s about as much happiness one can glean from news like this. The Life! section in The Straits Times today covers the sudden closure of one of the oldest comics shops in Singapore, Comics Mart. Apparently it’s been closed for a while, I did hear …

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