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Monday, November 12, 2018

Komikon Week 2018 | Tips to Survive Post-Earthquake

11.12.2018 – Earthquakes is one of the dangerous things that most people should avoid when it happens. Sudden shakes are not as common as you think the way the weather is predicated. It’s the nature’s course why the ground shakes due to the seismic waves passing through the Earth’s rocks.

These waves are produced when some form of energy stored in Earth’s crust is suddenly released, usually when masses of rock straining against one another suddenly fracture and “slip.” But what happens if you were unprepared and this has already brought damage to where you’re located?

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Archivo 1984 | Balatkayo

10.14.2018 – Mervin Malonzo has succeeded what other artists have dreamed of. A solid following from his early days of online graphic novel series “Tabi Po” that was produced in print, which also sold out on the first two volumes of that popular series.

Then a successful television series based on the same name that put him in the map. Now Mervin challenges himself crossing over to the contemporary art scene in bringing “Balatkayo” to life as his first show ever bound to be another success.

Friday, October 12, 2018

Happy Meal Spotlight | Max-D & Tusk

10.12.2018 – In a set of toys that gets released there are the popular ones and there are also the lemons, which are the lesser known characters or vehicles. Some might ignore it when collecting a Happy Meal toy and just complete a set regardless for each of the toys appeal even though not all of them have the same popularity.

McDonald’s in the Philippines have released the Beanie Boos and Monster Jam toys since 21st of September and like any Happy Meal these promotional items will be on display for a month even though some of them might have been sold out.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Movie Review | The House with a Clock in Its Walls

10.11.2018 – Fantasy-based adapted from novels are getting rare nowadays with every blockbuster film now is making comic books as its source material. There are also films that surely are underrated that it flew under the radar for those not in the know that immediately disappeared in some cinemas.

"The House with a Clock in Its Walls," quite a mouthful for a title is surely one of those films that can be considered incognito that in some cinemas rarely gets the second look.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Happy Meal Spotlight | Dragon & Snort

09.29.2018 – There’s a new set of Happy Meal toys for the Philippines and it appears to be another interesting set for boys and girls.

Though most of the McDonald’s stores all over the world follow a format its unfortunate the Asian region has been limited.

It’s interesting to find out that some of the toys that came out from another country like in Australia last year is released in the Philippines with a refreshing perspective such as the Beanie Boos and Monster Jam, which has been quite an interesting set.

Saturday, September 22, 2018

The Corps Elite | The Cursed Puma

09.22.2018 – There are so many toy properties and merchandise out there right now that has flooded the market. The name of the game is superb sculpting and quality when you talk about action figures in general. But when you talk about quality the price is sure to go up and interest would weed out those who can spend for it.

But for those who just want to keep it simple there are other brands out there like Lanard Toys, a company has been around since the mid-1980s. They’ve came up with their own 3 ¾ or 1/18th scale solider themed action figures. They actually re-branded it recently with The Corps Elite that pits them with The Curse!

Sunday, September 16, 2018

Pop Hub | An Event of Mixed Cultures

09.16.2018 – Pop Hub Manila is the latest Fan Festival that is held for the first time in place of the Best of Anime event during the annual International Bookfair at the SMX Convention Centre in Pasay City. The event is geared for the popular culture from local fan communities to Filipino-published works.

Its one of the events that was held over the course of the weekend and its still happening to the last day, which is the 17 of September 2018 as the culmination of the first ever event that has been build up as an event for everyone.