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Batman 75th Anniversary Event 2014 – MALAYSIA

BATMAN is an international hero & Pop Culture ICON. He turns 75 this May 2014. It is hard to imagine that this character debuted all the way back in May 1939 in the immortalized Detective Comics #27.. a year after Superman was introduced to the world. To this date the popularity & out look of the Batman fandom, continues. Movies, comics, animation, merchandise, video games… keep the caped crusader young & ever evolving with yet new tales to tell of the Dark Knight.

I was very surprised to be called on board to work on this project & even excited when I heard what the occasion was! I’ve heard of many global tie-in events but for the first time Malaysia gets to participate in the celebration as we pay tribute to an icon from our childhood years. My first thought as a fan is “WOW we getting a chance to celebrate Bats Birthday”…. it’s gonna be awesome especially from the cosplayers point of view πŸ™‚ Later I found out that Malaysia is one of the earliest countries to hold this event πŸ™‚ And we are the first in Asia to unveil the Batman Hologram Experience πŸ™‚

So here are the details of the event:
75 Years of Batman
28 May – 15 June 2014
Pavilion, Centre Court

The cosplay competition is going to be the major highlight of the entire event where about 30+ characters (Batman & Gotham City Villains) will be occupying the centre court area on 7 June 2014 from 2pm onwards. Hope to see you there.

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Some of the highlights:
BATMAN LIVE! HOLOGRAM EXPERIENCE
Join us at Asia’s first BATMAN Hologram featuring Batmobiles dating back to the classic TV series.

EVOLUTION OF BATMAN
Journey through the dynamic picture story of BATMAN’s 75 year legacy (1939 – 2014) at Spanish Steps, Centre Court.

BATMAN 3D ANAMORPHIC
Presenting a floor art of the iconic Bat logo at Bukit Bintang Entrance crafted by artists from The One Academy.

COSPLAY COMPETITION
Witness the BATMAN and Gotham City villians cosplay gathering at Centre Court on 7 June, 2pm.

THE BAT VAULT
View the extensive display of BATMAN collectibles and figurines at Centre Court.

BATMAN POP-UP STORE
Shop for BATMAN 75th merchandise and exclusive Swarovski BATMAN apparel at Centre Court.

PAVILION JUNIOR SPECIALS
Sign up as member with RM100 spend centre-wide and enjoy shopping privileges, fun treats, exclusive invitation to the coolest junior events all-year-round and more.

MEET BATMAN
Exclusive photo opportunity with BATMAN when you spend RM200 at specialty stores or RM100 at children’s stores.*

30, 31 May, 1, 8, 14, 15 June
1pm, 4pm, 7pm at Centre Court

Redemption at Porte Conchere Concierge, Level 2.
Limited to first 50 shoppers per session.
VISA AND BSN PRIVILEGES
Charge RM300 to Visa Card at specialty stores and receive a pair of passes to the BATMAN Hologram Experience.

Apply for BSN BATMAN Visa Debit Card and get additional rewards.*

Visit the BSN Booth at Centre Court for more information.
WIN A TRIP TO WARNER BROS. MOVIE WORLD
Charge RM500 to Visa Card at specialty stores or RM200 at children’s stores and stand a chance to win a holiday package for two to Warner Bros. Movie World at Gold Coast, Australia.*
EXCLUSIVE BATMAN TOUCH ‘N GO CARD
Flash your parking ticket at the Touch ‘N Go Booth, Centre Court and get a limited edition BATMAN Touch ‘N Go Card at RM30 (NP:35) along with a pair of passes to the BATMAN Hologram Experience.

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Click here for our entire Facebook album of photos from the event launch.

Here are the videos of the collectibles on display πŸ™‚ Part 2 & 3 in HD on my Nikon V1

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4 responses

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  2. Fauzan Rani

    Any idea how to get that Batman touch n go card?

    16/09/2015 at 3:00 pm

    • those were only available during the Batman 75th Anniversary event in 2014. Any other means you would probably have to custom print on your own.

      09/02/2016 at 1:20 am

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