|05.06.2016 – Power Ranger reboot movie is slowly being revealed and previously the new Rita Repulsa (Elizabeth Banks) was the first to be introduced online. It won’t be too long until the rangers themselves will be revealed for the world to see.
Earlier this morning that revelation slowly gained mixed reaction from long time fans, and those who currently watching the latest iteration of these colorful heroes would receive different criticism being originally adapted from a Japanese series.
|05.05.2016 – “Star Wars” fans comes in all shapes and sizes and the resurgence of the franchise with its latest instalment in “The Force Awakens” has cemented that this is the fandom’s most popular genre in science fiction in the 21st century.
There are fans out who want to leave a legacy in contributing their passionate affection to “Star Wars”, and one design studio is the biggest fan and they are the Imagine Nation Design Studios set to launch their next art toy this weekend!
|05.05.2016 – There have been countless adaptation of Pinocchio’s story since its original that was first published in 1883 by Italian writer Carlo Collodi. The story of a puppet made by a woodcarver named Geppetto in a small Italian village of Florence who dreams to become a real boy.
He has also been used as a character that is prone to telling lies and fabricating stories for various reasons. The story has been adapted in other media and Pinocchio has been called an icon of modern culture. Its one of the most re-imagined characters in the pantheon of children's literature that still continue to be relevant in the 21st century. There have been notable adaptations that are well-known in the mainstream media, but there are also versions that more like created for independent filmmakers.
One of these adaptations will be heading to Philippine cinema courtesy of CrystalSky Multimedia and SM Cinemas to tighten family ties with the launch of Family Movie Day every weekend featuring the latest award-winning modern-day “Pinocchio” that starts May 28 & 29.
|05.04.2016 – Star Wars is celebrating May the Fourth which is considered “Star Wars Day” all over the world. In Singapore they already have it held during the last weekend of April, while in the Philippines the 501st Philippine Garrison was at Uniqlo trooping to promote a new line of shirts.
But in Korea the celebration was a partnership with Coolrain producing a life size Dunkeys in a Stormtrooper uniform seated on the bench unveiled yesterday.
|05.04.2016 – Ahead of its official release the McDonald’s Happy Meal for the month of May is the “Angry Birds”, which was highly speculated by collectors and fans as the next featured toy after “Adventure Time” late last month.
The latest toys featured Happy Meal won’t be in McDonald’s stores until May 11th, but they sent a surprise teaser in the form a giant orange egg that reveal five of the ten toys that will be available starting next week and Monday isn’t here yet…
|05.03.2016 – Juan Alcazaren is a graduate of University of the Philippines with the course of architecture. Recently he’s more known in the art scene with his solo shows in well-established art galleries both local & international.
This is his first solo art show at the Underground gallery, and not only he brings new art works, but also installations that feature his vision using plastic bricks that includes recycled material from broken glass, paper, and plastic.
|05.03.2016 – Every kid in the 1980s would probably own any action figure based from the popular show M.A.S.K. produced by the former Kenner toy company. The same toy company that manufactured the original Star Wars toys from the mid-1970s.
The series may not be as iconic as Star Wars, but it had a cult following of its own since it highly promoted a toy line and now IDW is reviving it in a new comicbook!