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Avengers Infinity War Red Carpet Event – Singapore

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by The Captain.
Original link here – https://popculturefunmy.wordpress.com/2018/04/15/avengers-infinity-war-red-carpet-singapore/

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After 2016 big big hyped Captain America: Civil War promo events, at Sunway Pyramid &  Sunway Putra Mall, we were hoping for more of these events to come… primarily hosted in the Klang Valley of course huhu. Then 2017, we had our very first Hollywood Red Carpet gala… the movie Baby Driver, lead actors Ansel Elgort, Lily James and Director Edgar Wright making their appearance on the red carpet! All media from South East Asia we down to catch a few moments with the cast & director.

This year Avengers: Infinity War marks the culmination of 10 years / decade of Marvel Cinematic Universe and the beginning battle royal between Earth’s Mightest Heroes with the galaxy’s Mad Titan foe!! Every MCU movie took things to another level and the recent Black Panther movie has set the distinctive standard of how good the MCU can still get!

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The Reason for the Season!

So, for the fans it was no surprise that South East Asia would get a red carpet fan event…. question is where? So far it’s been South Korea and Singapore. So, when this event was announced… friends & fans rejoiced especially in Singapore. They’ve been getting the Hollywood treatment for a while now (7 years), with the first one being the Green Hornet movie with lead actors Seth Rogan & Jay Chou in attendance.

As for fans in Malaysia… the “YAY!” celebrations were a little less…. until… PETRON MALAYSIA stepped in to give 30 lucky MALAYSIAN winners (and partner), the chance to attend this Red Carpet Fan Event!

And the winners are…… *drum roll* – list attached. Was glad to see many the folks from our new group – Marvel Fans Malaysia (https://www.facebook.com/groups/MarvelFansMY/) be making the ROADTRIP down for even greater glory. They’re gunning for the chance to meet RDJ or Mister Doctor (Benedict Cumberbatch) aka Sherlock aka Khan aka Smaug. Then there is our group co-founder and Outpost Productions Commander – Richard Chua who is a MEGA Iron man and Dr. Strange fan that dates all the way back to his youth!! haha Double the joy and even double the urgency to get on that red carpet!

It’s gonna be one heck of a road trip for them! I can’t wait to see the photos huhu!

So once again, a very big thank to PETRON MALAYSIA from all the Pop Culture / Geeks in Malaysia, for this one of a kind opportunity. Keep up the good work! (I’ve been filling Esso + Mobil for a long time and followed thru to Petron! Am very happy too!)

Avengers: Infinity War opens in Malaysia cinemas 25th April 2018

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Check out the exclusive Avengers: Infinity War merchandise from Petron and Petron x MBO Cinemas.

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AFA and GameStart UNITE!

AFA x GSIt’s an announcement of SUPERHERO proportions!! Just days after I wrote a short piece about the 3 events, that I go to Singapore to get a professionally organised event experience that is well themed and immersive – GameStart 2018 Announcement – and now comes this major announcement!

The two organisers of South East Asia’s PREMIERE Anime event and Gaming event are joining forces!!

In the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) – it’s called “Avengers Assemble”!

In the DC Expanded Universe (DCEU) – Come together! – “Unite the League!”

In the DC TV Universe – it’s call “Team Up”.

In the official press release below – Anime Festival Asia organisers, SOZO and GameStart Asia organisers, Eliphant will move into a ALL-NEW strategic alliance, partnership and a spiffy new office in Paya Lebar iPark in Singapore.

Can you imagine what they now can achieve with their “powers combined”? (*Captain Planet reference* haha) The regions Best of Japanese Pop Culture + The Best of Gaming beefing up each others events… into new / newer territories? #OHMY

We can’t stop imagining so we’ll just leave it be till official announcements are released! Till then this is the official press release! -The Captain-

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SINGAPORE, 1 MARCH 2018: The producers of Anime Festival Asia and GameStart Asia team up to further develop ACG (Anime, Cosplay, Gaming) contents in SE Asia.
Organisers expect new expansion of events in Asia together
Singapore, 28 February 2017 – SOZO, organiser of Southeast Asia’s largest Japanese pop culture event Anime Festival Asia (AFA), and Eliphant, organiser of Southeast Asia’s premier gaming convention GameStart, have announced that both entities will form a strategic alliance to further strengthen existing events, and to create and develop new events in Asia.

The SOZO and Eliphant alliance aims to be the first step to roll out an integrated support system to further strengthen the community. By leveraging their strengths as IP innovators and event trailblazers, SOZO and Eliphant hope to provide new and inspiring ways for fans to enjoy their hobbies in gaming, animation and beyond.

With the support of SOZO, who has already established their presence in Indonesia, 2018 will mark the very first regional expansion of GameStart as they launch their very first: GameStart Indonesia. AFA will continue hosting its key events in both Indonesia and Singapore and hope to introduce more gaming content as part of their content offerings.

“Southeast Asia emerges as one of the fastest growing markets for gaming and content, we recognised that both AFA and GameStart audiences have diverse interests in both gaming and anime. With our partnership, we hope to work closely to bring even more exhilarating content and holistic experiences to both fanbases across the regions,” said Shawn Chin, Managing Director of SOZO and founder of Anime Festival Asia.

“We are extremely excited to be able to bring our event to various regions, with the support of our partners. We are determined to support the regional gaming industry, especially in esports and game development. We are positive that our partnership will provide more events and enable us to bring awesome content to both gamers and anime fans, ” said Elicia Lee, founder of GameStart Asia and CEO of Eliphant Pte Ltd.

As of 1st March 2018, both SOZO and Eliphant have moved to a new office premise together to further strengthen their alliance. Organisers expect an exciting year ahead and look forward to announcing more about 2018 calendar of events in the upcoming weeks.

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About AFA – Anime Festival Asia (​animefestival.asia​)

AFA is a specialised business unit of SOZO. Started in 2008, AFA is the largest and most followed J-pop culture event in Southeast Asia. AFA has become a household name to J-Pop Culture lovers in the Southeast Asia region and is the leading and most effective content delivery platform, centring around allthings Japanese Pop Culture. In 2017, AFA partnered SOTSU to create C3AFA and has brought the event to Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Tokyo.

C3AFA 2017 Visitor Tracking:
Singapore: 96,000
Thailand: 30,000
Indonesia: 50,080
Japan: 100,000
Hong Kong: 200,000

About SOZO (​sozo.sg​)
Tapping on Japan’s diverse wealth of entertainment content, SOZO has positioned itself to be the ‘bridge’, connecting Japan to South East Asia – by showcasing quality concerts, engaging retail experiences and creating meaningful online engagement to audiences and businesses across South East Asia.

Established in 2009, SOZO entertainment platforms include Anime Festival Asia, I Love Anisong, Japan Music Festival, and Anisong Fantasy Live. Previous projects by SOZO includes solo concerts for J-Pop artistes such as Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, May’n, SCANDAL, LiSA, and RADWIMPS, as well as festivals including Funan Anime Matsuri, Penang Anime Matsuri, and Creators Super Fest Jakarta.

SOZO is a Sony Music Japan group company.

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About GameStart Asia (​gamestart.asia​)

GameStart is Southeast Asia’s premier gaming convention and Eliphant’s flagship event. Organised by industry veterans who are themselves gamers, GameStart seeks to bring the latest and greatest games across all genres and platforms – from PC, console and mobile to VR and tabletop – to audiences in Asia. GameStart Asia welcomed over 24,000 visitors from Singapore and the region in 2017.

About Eliphant (​eliphant.co​)
Eliphant is the organiser of GameStart Asia, Southeast Asia’s premier gaming convention, and since inception in 2014, has expanded its scope and operations to include its esports and live production arm, BEast of the East, SEA Major, one of the largest fighting game tournaments in Asia, and talent management agency VERSUS Talent.The company continues to play an active role in growing and supporting the gaming industry across multiple genres, including game development, knowledge-sharing, marketing, esports,
community building and event management.

Eliphant is the official organiser for the Capcom Pro Tour in Asia Pacific.

#Eliphant #Sozo #GameStartAsia #AFA #AFASG #AnimeFestivalAsia #C3AFA #PopCultureFunMY #TheCaptain #CosplayFunMY #SonyMusicJapan #SOTSU #Singapore #Indonesia #Malaysia #Thailand


Malaysia COMIC CON just announced!

Original article here: Malaysia COMIC CON just announced!

KUALA LUMPUR, 20th February 2018 – As the all the Lunar Celebrations….visitations and feasting is starting to subside. I just caught wind that a legit “Comic Con” is gonna make it’s debut in Kuala Lumpur, Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre to be exact, 13 – 15 July 2018. (http://www.asiacomiccon.com/)

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The Origins
Not to be confused with ComicCon Asia (https://comiccon.asia/), the Manila SUPER event that Stan ‘The Man’ Lee is  headlining, Asia Comic seems to be hailing from Thailand… which in the past has a been another source for pop culture fans to rejoice – *WINK Thank you* Japan Expo Malaysia 2017 and *WINK Thank You* Japan Expo Thailand 2018 (which featured AKB48… fans went nuts). Despite Thailand having 2 existing ‘Comic Cons’ – Thailand Comic Con and Bangkok Comic Con, only the former has managed to survive since it’s debut in 2014 . Bangkok Comic Con ran from 2015 and stopped at 2016. In 2018… Bangkok Comic Con returns with a twist… they are joining forces with Thailand Comic Con for a mega event on 21 – 23 April!

IRONICALLY Part 2
So despite these 2 existing Comic Cons hailing from Thailand, this Asia Comic Con that’s being held in Bangkok and in KL is NOT organised by the initial two folks haha I mean that’s from what I can gather anyway. Anyone know more?

Which brings me to my first question? So who are these guys? And then my second question – how can I help them? The latter is kinda impossible since I don’t have the answer to the first question haha

Great Expectations
Anyhow from what it reads, the event is promising a “WORLD CLASS Comic Con” experience. For my expectations? I am expecting quite a bit!! Haha I am expecting (hoping rather) that missing element that even Singapore’s STGCC doesn’t have – Hollywood Star power guest! This elusive element is really what I think makes a legit “Comic Con”… especially if you are referring to San Diego Comic-Con aka Comic-Con International…. the longest running comic convention in the world.

Can’t Hardly Wait
With the event just 5 months away, I SO looking forward to the guest announcements in the days to come! Fellow friends and fans will be holding on to the dream of a legit Comic Con in Malaysia, REJOICE… and again I say rejoice! And to the organisers, whoever you are – THANK YOU!!

– The Captain –

Dear Asia Comic Con organiers – if you’re reading this please reach out to us. We would love to hear from you 🙂 We are fans, we are excited & we want to help. Thank you! 😀 = popculturefun.my@gmail.com

#AsiaComicCon #ComicCon #TheCaptain #PopCultureFunMY #ThailandComicCon #BangkokComicCon #SunwayPyramid #SunwayPyramidConventionCentre #Thailand #Malaysia #ComicConMalaysia #MalaysiaComicCon


Marvel Legends Black Panther series arrives

r8Kuala Lumpur, 1st February 2018: A fortunate stroll thru Toys R Us let to this discovery!

THE 2018  VALENTINE MOVIE: With the movie coming soon… I was wondering when was the new Marvel Legends series will hit shelves. I’m sure the specialty stores would have already got them but that’s not what I post about here anyways xD Of course if any of your speciality stores wanna work together with us, do let us know! Our email is PopCultureFun.MY@gmail.com

“..get this man a shield!”
We’ve already got friends posting photos of the Avengers: Infinity War ML figures from Australia… with the greatest reveal being, besides what characters / version, Captain America’s new shield …aka the Wakanda shield… aka “get this man a shield!”. *Honestly, as a Captain America fan I am guessing that this shield included in the Avengers: Infinity War ML figure is the shield that Cap initially uses to fan off wave 1 of the baddies… then later in the movie T’Challa will say “…and get this man a shield” – which will end up with the reveal (which MCU boss Kevin Fiege is saving for us) Caps new shield!! I am guessing it will be Caps Energy Shield or Caps ‘The Captain’ Shield (black, red, white)… or a bit of both… being Caps energy shield with ‘The Captain’ design or colours!! I think bossman Kevin Fiege is too intelligent to let something like Caps shield leak via Hasbro Toys / Lego!! After 10 years and 15 movies… their are very sneaky… very sneaky indeed! Haha Fun trivia. So you heard it first here as The Captain is calling it!!

Anyways… again, our post here at Pop Culture Fun – Malaysia is about a) What toys we can find straight on the retail store shelves b) Right here in Malaysia. 😊

r9So again, I was fortunate enough to walk into a Toys R Us only to see the new Marvel Legends Black Panther series about to be put on the racks!! Woo hoo! If you’ve seen the ML Civil War series Black Panther then you’re probably not all that curious to know what this figure looks like. And again since only 3 of the 6 new figures in this wave are actually from the upcoming Black Panther movie… the Hasbro guys are gonna split the ‘movie’ selection into two as they did with the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol.2 figures.

SO, WHAT’S IN THE BOX
One of the happy feels to be present and actually see what’s in the box / case / carton is to know for sure what’s there. Knowing the methods of the Hasbro folks, they might do a switcheroo in the packing! The Americana reviews or intel could be different from the Asian markets… just as how pricing and selection can be different between Malaysia & Singapore. – see article: Star Wars Toys Malaysia Doesn’t Get!!

In the box are 2x Black Panther, 2x Erik Killmonger, 1x Nakia, 1x Black Bolt, 1x Invincible Iron Man, 1x Sub-Mariner. The Build A Figure (BAF) is Okoye. r7

IN THE BOX, THE FIRST LOOK
Looking at the Black Panther in the box, it looks pretty similar to the Civil War series version but if you put them side by side… then the details, patterns and ingrained textures become more evident. Surprisingly eve the silver lining on the helmet / mask is significantly different. The ‘movie’ version comes with an extra pair of hands (fists) and a unmasked head sculpt with beard / goatee… compared to the ‘civil war’ clean shaven head with no extra hands. r4

OUT OF THE BOX
From what I have briefly read online, fans have said that the newer version has better pose-ability compared to the ‘civil war’ version. This will be a crucial point for the collector fans… those who leave them in the box & those who take the figures out of the box 😀 I am the former, so it most likely means I won’t  be getting this version or any of the characters from the movie.THE OTHERS IN THE SERIES
With that said, the other non-movie figures are looking very VERY nice! After revisiting the comics & watching the entire 8 episodes of the TV series INHUMANS… this is the Black Bolt, I know… and this this the Black Bolt I remember! Worthy to carry the title KING of the Inhumans!! r2

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Some Jack Kirby art from Fantastic Four #83

Also, that Sub-Mariner figure! Fuyo! I think he might the least clothed Marvel Legends figure of the Hasbro era… and he is totally pulling of the buff bod compared to DC’s King of the Seas! Again, the Sub-Mariner is a of some royalty being the Prince of Atlantis.

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Just like this figure, he doesn’t need some fancy shiny armour to make him look badass. It’s just naturally present! John Buscema and Sol Brodsky did a great job setting this precedence, SALUTE!

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Some trivia for non-fans… as a Captain America fan, I read a lot about Namor The Sub-Mariner because he was very tied with the rediscovery of Captain America in the ice. Later, he also teams up with Cap as a member of The Invaders against the axis powers! Then I also read the Fantastic Four whom also had a lot of encounters with the Sub-Mariner too… most notably kidnaping Sue Storm twice in attempts to court her. DUDE! What chu doing lah? Haha

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Here at Pop Culture Fun MY, we don’t just want to post news of what the world is getting and what Malaysia is NOT getting -__- so as the titled says – this is the stuff that has LANDED here in Malaysia retail outlets… and we’re not talking about specialty toy stores either. They would have their own FB page website.

This article is not sponsored by store, supplier or even Hasbro themselves. However if any of you guys are interested to collaborate, do email us at popculturefun.my@gmail.com

Thanks for reading! Please LIKE and SHARE! 😊 Have a good week!

#BlackPanther #Hasbro #HasbroMalaysia #HasbroMY #MarvelLegends #BlackBolt #SubMariner #Namor #PrinceNamor #InvincibleIronMan #IronMan #Okoye #ErikKillmonger #Malaysia #PopCultureFunMY #TheCaptain #TheInvaders #FantasticFour


Mighty Muggs 2018 Have Landed!

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Original article here: Pop Culture Fun Malaysia = Mighty Muggs 2018 Have Landed!

re 1Kuala Lumpur, 8 January 2018: Just a week into the new year, I was walking thru Aeon Sunway Pyramid and caught a glimpse of a very small size Hasbro box reading “6 Pcs” and “MARVEL CLASSIC”. Wait a minute. I haven’t seen this before.

THAT HASBRO BROWN BOX
Obviously my eyes are searching to see if it says Marvel Legends and in particularly the earlier X-Men wave which I am still hoping to get Deadpool and to see (for the first time), a Deadpool on the retail store shelf that isn’t sold in SET or sold by scalpers! haha

re 3Anyhow the box read MVL MIGHTY MUGGS AST and it drew me closer. All the thoughts were jogging thru my head… trying to figure out what Wave was this? What characters? I didn’t even know that this project was CONFIRMED revived other than just sample photos last year. And from those photos, they didn’t look interesting. Then there is also the pricing issue… that usually is the deciding factor.

I was surprised that I saw it first at Aeon and not Toys R Us as we know that TRU just takes in so much stock of Hasbro, Mattel and Lego products. It really was a pleasant surprise to bump into this as I am a BIG collector of the original Mighty Muggs (2007)… so so on the Mini Muggs and very rarely Micro Muggs because it was more like the Iron Man Micro Muggs -__-

DESCRIPTIONS
So this is the official Wave 1 – Marvel Mighy Muggs (2018) MARVEL CLASSIC line up in the box of six figures. 2x Captain America, 1x Groot, 1x Hulk, 1x Spider-man, 1x Black Widow. RM59.90 each. Each character comes with 3 facial expressions. Just push the head down to switch it. Reminds me so much of the He-Man (and the Masters of the Universe) character toy – Man-E Faces. Though appearing rarely in the cartoon series, most kids just had to have this toy figure because – you change his face = THAT’S COOL!! haha. re 2

THOUGHTS ON THE ITEM
The first reaction to the images that surfaced last year was that the look of the art work. Something about it that didn’t jazz attractively enough for me. Some friends were spot on when they said.. the characters now have a Disney touch to the way they look, and I do agree. I felt it had more cartoony / kiddy style then a comic / cartoon style which was what drew us to it the first time round. This and the fact that it was priced affordably for the average spending fan!

FAN INSIGHT
On a closer look as Captain America fan, this version does look a lot like the Captain America: The First Avenger movie (WWII) costume version rather than what it says on the box – ‘Marvel Classic’ haha unless this has now become a ‘classic’ hit for fans… and they only plan to release ONE version of Cap (yea right), then ok lah hehe Exect many more versions & in different colours … metalic… non metalic… exclusives SDCC, Toys R Us, Walmart, Walgreens, PX Previews, Entertainment Earth etc. the list goes on haha

Really didn’t plan to add to the list of Stuff To Buy but the price was pretty decent, it was Captain America and its a Mighty Muggs reiteration :/

THE GOOD
Am glad the Muggs are back as it all came to an abrupt stop back in the original run… for no apparent reason. So I hope it continues to run long & wide. Happy 10 years later reboot #MightyMuggs

THE BAD
Yet another new item to put into the collection checklist. For it to come back from the dead is as good as in a new licensee producing something cool x__x haha #BadFortheWallet #Pokai #SuckMyMoney RM59.90 for each is pretty decent price for a cute chibi licensed collectible like this.

re 5Here at Pop Culture Fun MY, we don’t just want to post news of what the world is getting and what Malaysia is NOT getting -__- so as the titled says – this is the stuff that has LANDED here in Malaysia retail outlets… and we’re not talking about specialty toy stores either. They would have their own FB page website.

This article is not sponsored by store, supplier or even Hasbro themselves. How ever if any of you guys are interested to collaborate, do email us at popculturefun.my@gmail.com

Thanks for reading! Please LIKE and SHARE! 🙂 Have a good week!

#Hasbro #HasbroMY #Malaysia #Aeon #AeonSunwayPyramid #TheCaptain #CaptainAmerica #Marvel #MightyMuggs #MiniMuggs #MicroMuggs #PopCultureFunMY #BlackWidow #Hulk #Spiderman #Groot


Events List 2018

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Hey everybody, it’s The Captain here. Just like last year, the 2018 events has started rolling out since October 2017! So here you go, this is the EVENTS LIST 2018 by us at Cosplay-Fun Malaysia. Don’t forget to check out the POP Watch Events List 2018 here!

 

You can BOOKMARK this page, as we will not be changing the URL this year. Please come back to visit as the list will be updated from time to time. Please support & ‘LIKE’ our FB page to get more frequent updates and interesting reads.

Facebook: Cosplay-Fun Malaysia
Twitter: CosplayFunMY
YouTube: CosplayFunMY

As usual the events listed in GREY are NOT YET CONFIRMED or TO BE ANNOUNCED but we are hoping they will have them again this year 🙂 Do feel free to contact us [cosplayfun.my@gmail.com] if you would like your event to be listed or unlisted. We want to give the community something to look forward to!

We added a version on Facebook too on our sister site Pop Culture Fun – Malaysia. This list however, only includes events that have been announced in full as in it the event has a name, date, venue and a FB link to direct the fan enquiries to!
Here is the link: Cosplay-FUN Malaysia events list on FACEBOOK

A BIG THANK YOU to all the folks from all over the world for visiting & re-visiting our page. Holler out to the top 12 Visiting countries:
1. Malaysia.
2. USA.
3. Singapore.
4. Japan.
5. Indonesia
6. Philippines.
7. Australia
8. Thailand
9. Great Britain
10. France
11. Hong Kong
12. Germany
Visitors as of end 2017
We wish you all a very prosperous & blessed 2018 to you all!!

Lots of Geek Love!
– The Captain –

#MalaysiaACGEventsList2018 #EventsList2018 #CosplayEvents2018 #MalaysiaCosplay #PopCultureEvents #MalaysiaAnimeEvents #MalaysiaACGEvents #PopCultureFunMY #PopCultureFun #TheCaptain #AnimeEvents

 

Gunpla Expo Malaysia 2018
1 – 10 June
East Atrium, MyTown KL
https://www.facebook.com/litttaksdnbhd

MOEPA 2018
9 – 10 June
Dream Mansion, PENANG
https://www.facebook.com/events/2086997261511730/

 

Asia Comic Con
8 – 10 June
Royal Paragon Hotel, BANGKOK (THAILAND)
https://www.facebook.com/events/154421831937244/

Kaijucon (Table Top Hobby Convention) 2018
9 – 10 June (postponed from 5 – 6 May)
KDU University College Glenmarie (campus) Shah Alam. https://www.facebook.com/events/2106591246292258/

Asia Game Festival 2018 (SINGAPORE)
9 – 10 June
Suntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Centre
https://www.facebook.com/AsiaGAMEFest/

JMP Natsu Rock 2018 in Singapore
22 June
Siloso Beach, SENTOSA Island
https://www.facebook.com/events/335483610310901/

Natsu Matsuri 2018
22 – 24 June
Klang Parade
https://www.facebook.com/events/1807662585960988

Kikasai 2018
23 – 24 June
USCI University (KL Campus)
https://www.facebook.com/events/399595757130939/

Cosplay Festival 3
23 – 24 June
The Rift, Mid Valley Megamall
https://www.facebook.com/events/166815134028583/

GAX (Game & Anime Expo) 2018 
23 – 24 June
Berjaya Times Square, KL
https://www.facebook.com/events/112730049542110/

Japan Otaku Matsuri 2018
30 June – 1 July
Summit USJ, Subang Jaya
https://www.facebook.com/events/793731917479265/

Comic Art Festival KL 5 (CAFKL5) 2018
30 June – 1 July
Atria Shopping Gallery, Damansara Jaya
https://www.facebook.com/events/221377901945026/

Cosplay Junction 2018
30 June – 1 July
Cititel, PENANG
https://www.facebook.com/events/2016842365264155/

Natsu Bunkasai 2018
TBA June
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Kampar PERAK
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C3 AFA Bangkok 2018 Due to recent announcement  I ❤ Anisong at Asia Comic Con, this is redundant.
TBA June
Royal Paragon Hall – Siam Paragon, Bangkok THAILAND
https://www.facebook.com/animefestivalasia
Site: http://www.animefestival.asia

Penang Anime Matsuri 2018
7 – 8 July
Setia SPICE Convention Centre, PENANG
https://www.facebook.com/penanganimematsuri

Cosfest 2018 Reunite
7 – 8 July
1 Pasir Ris Clos, SINGAPORE
https://www.facebook.com/events/1070461413092369/

Harajuku Fashion Walk Singapore #27
7 July 2018
4pm – 6:30pm
Merlion Park

https://www.facebook.com/events/194009674760458/

Asia Comic Con Malaysia 2018
13 – 15 July
Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre
https://www.facebook.com/events/1592582054112604/

Anime Saiko 2018 – KL
14 – 15 July
Sunway Velocity, KL
https://www.facebook.com/events/2033057283372337/

World Cosplay Summit – Malaysia Qualifier 2018
14 – 15 July
Venue: SOMEWHERE in Malaysia
https://www.facebook.com/WCSummitMalaysia/

Visual Arts Expo (VAX) 2018
21 – 22 July
Shah Alam Convention Centre
https://www.facebook.com/events/201796600567104/

Bon Odori Shah Alam 2018
21 July
7pm – 9:35pm
Kompleks Sukan Negara Shah Alam (Panasonic)
https://www.facebook.com/events/812363175641006/

Bon Odori Penang
21 July 2018
6pm – 10:30pm
Esplanade
http://www.visitpenang.gov.my/download2/Calendar-of-Events-2018.pdf

LiSA Live is Smile Always – Asia Tour 2018
21 July
Siloso Beach, SENTOSA Island
https://www.facebook.com/events/237292120351574/

Japan Expo Malaysia 2018
27 – 29 July
Fahrenheit 88 & Pavilion KL
https://www.facebook.com/events/1955692548028402/

AsiaPop Comicon Manila 2018
27 – 29 July
SMX Convention Centre, Manila PHILIPPINES
https://www.facebook.com/apccmanila/

Cosplay Commuter 2018
TBA July
1pm – 8pm
Evolve Concept Mall LRT Station
https://www.facebook.com/themagicrain/

HMM: Secret Garden
TBA July
1pm – 8pm
Avenue K
https://www.facebook.com/themagicrain/

JCos Cosplay Gathering 2018
TBA July
12pm – 5pm
Plaza Pelangi, JOHOR BAHRU
https://www.facebook.com/JCos.Club/

 

C2AGE 2018
TBA July
HELP University (HU), Subang 2, Subang Bestari
https://www.facebook.com/C2AGE/

Hotshotz Asia 2018 (eSports Festival Main Event)
TBA July
10am – 8pm
KDU Glenmarie Campus
https://www.facebook.com/HOTSHOTZ.ASIA/

World Cosplay Summit FINALS 2018
28 July –  5 August
Aichi Arts Centre, NAGOYA, JAPAN
https://www.facebook.com/WorldCosplaySummit/

MARI Cosplay Event II (NCE II) 2018
4 – 5 August
Angsana Ipohn Theme Space Park
https://www.facebook.com/events/198342887420384/

Comic Fiesta Mini (JOHOR) 2018
11 – 12 August
Capital 21 Shopping Mall, JOHOR
https://www.facebook.com/events/165642837457130/

Radwimps Asia Live Tour 2018 (SINGAPORE)
13 August
Zepp@BIGBOX Singapore
https://www.facebook.com/japanmusicfestival/

Animagaki 2018
18 – 19 August
Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre
https://www.facebook.com/events/200751943870333/

C3AFA x GameStart Jakarta 2018
31 Aug – 2 Sept
Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE)
https://www.facebook.com/animefestivalasia/

History Con MALAYSIA 2018
TBA August
MAEPS, Serdang
https://www.facebook.com/HISTORYasia

Taylor’s Bunkasai 2018
TBA August
Taylor’s College (SS15 Campus), Subang Jaya
https://www.facebook.com/jcctcsj/

Nowadays Anime Festival 2018
TBA August
Quill City Mall, KL
https://www.facebook.com/Nowadays-1370680372992177/

OtaFair (OtaFuse Mini Event) 2018
TBA August
Suria Sabah Shopping Mall
https://www.facebook.com/otafuse/

Selangor Cyber Games 2018
TBA August
Paradigm Mall
LINK

CosManiac (SABAH) 2018
TBA August
Palm Square, Centre Point (Kota Kinabalu)
https://www.facebook.com/sabahacg

Anifest 4
TBA August 2018
Summit USJ, Subang Jaya
https://www.facebook.com/anifestmalaysia/

Ani Carnival 2018
TBA August
Han Jian College
https://www.facebook.com/Toaruhobbypage/

OTAFUSE 2018
TBA September
5 & 6 Flr, Suria Sabah Shopping Mall
https://www.facebook.com/otafuse/

Comic Fiesta Mini 2018
TBA September
Straits Quay Convention Centre, PENANG
https://www.facebook.com/ComicFiesta/

Carmina In Nocté 2018
TBA September
5:30pm – 11pm
Level 4, Jeffrey Cheah Hall, Sunway College
https://www.facebook.com/danceinginthenight/

Bon Odori 2018 PUBLIKA
TBA September
5pm – 10pm
The Square, Publika
https://www.facebook.com/PublikaGallery/

Singapore Toy, Games & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2018
8 – 9 Sept
TBA Marina Bay Sands
https://www.facebook.com/singaporetgcc/

Vocaloid Cafe 2018
8 September
10am – 4pm
Happ Cafe
https://www.facebook.com/events/920948051418193/

Comic Fiesta Mini (Penang)2018
15 – 16 September
Straits Quay Convention Centre, PENANG
https://www.facebook.com/events/1839418046358259/

StamaX (Sandakan, Toys, Anime, ModelKits, Action Figures Expo)
15 – 16 September 2018
9am – 9pm
Dewan SRJK Chi Hwa
https://www.facebook.com/events/2062328130711884/

COSFEST SEA: The Majestic Voyage of Dreams
16 – 19 Sept 2018
Singapore – Phuket
https://www.facebook.com/CosfestAsia

Chara Expo 2018 (SINGAPORE)
TBA Sept
Suntec City
https://www.facebook.com/charaexpo/
http://www.chara-expo.com/

JAPANESE FILM FESTIVAL 2018 by Japan Foundation KL
TBA September
Klang Valley, PENANG, Kuching, SARAWAK, Kota Kinabalu, SABAH
LINK

Doll Furiimarket by DollFest MY
TBA September
RUANG, Subang Jaya
https://www.facebook.com/dollfest.malaysia/

KotaKomik 2018
TBA September
Level 1, Metropoint Complex, Kajang (SELANGOR)
https://www.facebook.com/kotakomikmalaysia

Japan x Malaysia Friendship Concert 2018
TBA September
Sunway Lagoon Surf Beach
https://www.facebook.com/FriendshipConcert

Anime & Cosplay Event (ACE) 2018
TBA October
HELP College of Arts & Technology (CAT)
https://www.facebook.com/AnimeCosplayEvent/

Aki Festival
6 – 7 October 2017
Taylor’s University – Lakeside Campus
https://www.facebook.com/OfficialAkiFest/

Ballare – Suit Up & Dance
7 Oct 2017
Crystal Crown Hotel, Petaling Jaya
https://www.facebook.com/projetdechateau/

KL Sci-Fi Convention 2018
TBA October
Technology Park Malaysia, Bukit Jalil
https://www.facebook.com/KLSCIFI/

Game Square 2018
TBA Oct
KDU Glenmarie Campus
https://www.facebook.com/KDUGAYA/

Malaysia Hobby Expo 2018
6 – 7 October
MAEPS, Serdang
https://www.facebook.com/myhobbyexpo

GAME START 2018 (SINGAPORE)
13 – 14 October 
10.00am to 8.00pm
Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hall 401 – 403
https://www.facebook.com/GameStart.Asia/
http://gamestart.asia

UTAR Bunkasai 2018
20 – 21 October
UTAR Sg Long Campus
https://www.facebook.com/events/1655403497877017/

MGACE 2018
TBA Oct
Evolve Concept Mall, PJ
https://www.facebook.com/MGACE.MY/

KL Comic Week Mini 2018
TBA Oct
Midsummer Night Cafe, Taman OUG, KL
https://www.facebook.com/pg/ComickerUnion/

Radical Anime Games Expo (RAGE) 2018
TBA October
10am – 6pm
Ballroom, The Pines Hotel (MELAKA)
https://www.facebook.com/ragendary/

Japan Manga Otaku Exhibition (JMOE) by TARUC
TBA October 2018
Tunku Abdul Rahman Uni College, KL
https://www.facebook.com/JMOETARUC/

Cosmart 2018
TBA October
MyTOWN Shopping Centre, KL
https://www.facebook.com/ComicFiesta/

Indonesia Comic Con 2018
TBA October
Jakarta Convention Centre, INDONESIA
https://www.facebook.com/IndoComicCon/

Level Up KL 2018
TBA November
Venue: Connexion Conference & Event Centre, Bangsar South, KL
Link: https://www.facebook.com/lvlupkualalumpur/

CXM (Cosplay Exhibition Miri), SARAWAK 2018
TBA November
Venue: Bintang Megamall, Miri
https://www.facebook.com/cxmiri/

OHARA Cosplay Competition by Citta Mall 2018
TBA November
1 – 5pm
CITTA Mall, Petaling Jaya
https://www.facebook.com/CITTAMall/

Western Assemble 2018
TBA November
KL & Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall (KLSCAH), KL
https://www.facebook.com/WesternAssemble/

Comic Play at Publika 2018
TBA Nov
Publika, KL
https://www.facebook.com/PublikaGallery/

UniKL Cosplay Day 2018
TBA November
9am – 5pm
Universiti Kuala Lumpur
https://www.facebook.com/UniKLAnimationClub/

Festival of Animation & Games (FANG) 2018
TBA November
Akademi Seni Budaya dan Warisan Kebangsaan Malaysia (ASWARA)
https://www.facebook.com/fangyeartwo/

J-Fest 2018
TBA November
9.00 am to 5.00 pm
Foyer Engineering, UiTM Shah Alam
https://www.facebook.com/JapaneseFestival2017/

CyberFest 2018
TBA Nov
Empire City, Damansara KL
https://www.facebook.com/CyberFestAsia/

Malaysia Hobby Expo 2018
TBA November
10am – 10pm
Hall A, MAEPS Serdang
https://www.facebook.com/myhobbyexpo/

East Coast Collectors Toy Fair (KUANTAN) 2018
TBA November
8am – 7pm
Caribbean Room, Bukit Gambang Resort City KUANTAN
https://www.facebook.com/ECCTOYFAIR/

C3 AFA Singapore 2018
30 November – 2 December
SUNTEC International Convention & Exhibition Centre SINGAPORE
https://www.facebook.com/animefestivalasia
Site: http://www.animefestival.asia

Gunpla Expo 2018 Malaysia
Gunpla Builders World Cup
TBA December
10am – 9pm
MyTown Shopping Centre, KL
https://www.facebook.com/litttaksdnbhd/

Anime Saiko Johor
TBA December 2018
Forest City, JOHOR BAHRU
https://www.facebook.com/saikoanime

Otakyun! 2018
TBA December
City One Convention Centre, City One Megamall
https://www.facebook.com/AnimeGathering/

Cosplay Party 4.0 by Klang Parade 2018
TBA December
1pm – 5pm
Klang Parade, KLANG
https://www.facebook.com/myklangparade/

Big Bad Wolf Sale 2018
TBA December
Mines International Convention Centre (MIECC)
https://www.facebook.com/bbwbooks/

HobbyCon XII
8 – 9 December 2018
Likas Sports Complex
https://www.facebook.com/hobbycon/

EOY Cosplay Festival 2018
TBA  December
Marina Barrage, SINGAPORE
https://www.facebook.com/theeoy/

UMS Japanese Cultural Night Bon Odori 2018
TBA December
5pm
Padang Kawad, UMS
https://www.facebook.com/jcc.ums/

Comic Fiesta 2018
22 – 23 December
KL Convention Centre, KLCC
https://www.facebook.com/events/318216405375520/

Bounenkai 2018
TBA December
11am
The Whiteaways Arcade
https://www.facebook.com/Toaruhobbypage/

 

=================Past Events===============

Marvel Fan Assemble Day by Cosfest Asia
13 January
Madame Tussauds, SINGAPORE
https://www.facebook.com/events/661459527575927/

Malaysia Cyber Games 2018
13 – 14 January
Dewan Tun Hussein Onn, PWTC KL
https://www.facebook.com/events/941583505966805/

Otaku-Con 2018
20 January
Level 4, Summit USJ, Subang Jaya
https://www.facebook.com/events/1163548057112237/

ESL One Genting 2018
26 – 28 January
Arena of Stars, Resorts World Genting
https://www.facebook.com/events/1977049705873611/
https://www.facebook.com/events/140482493349453/

Japan Expo Thailand 2018
26 – 28 January
Central World, Bangkok
https://www.facebook.com/events/1279583798835721/

Miyamoto Saki 2nd KL Fan Meet 2018
27 January
Isetan The Japan Store KL
https://www.facebook.com/events/624652264591176/

Anime Majime Cosplay Gathering 2018
27 January
11am – 7pm
Level 1, Era Square Terminal 2 (SEREMBAN)
https://www.facebook.com/events/1649658358428705

Pokemon Run Carnival Carnival SINGAPORE 2018
27 January
2pm – 8pm
Marina Barrage, SINGAPORE
https://www.facebook.com/events/1998698673709045/

Featheronium 2018
4 February
MPH, Multimedia University (MMU) Cyberjaya
https://www.facebook.com/events/901330230041996/

24th Harajuku Fashion Walk 2018 (SINGAPORE)
10 February
4 – 530pm
Merlion Park, SINGAPORE
https://www.facebook.com/events/142534559746271/

C3 AFA Hong Kong 2018
9 – 11 Feb
Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre
http://www.c3hk.com.hk/revamp/2018/

Kartun dan Hobi (KEDAH)
1 – 5 March
Ruang Legar, Star Parade (Alor Setar)
https://www.facebook.com/rumahkartundankomikmalaysia/

VBG Japanese Animation Merchandise Fair
2 – 11 March 2018
Atria Shopping Gallery, Damansara Jaya
https://www.facebook.com/animationmerchandise

UNMC Bunkasai 2018
3 March
11am – 6pm
University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) Semenyih
https://www.facebook.com/events/359873947812492/

Cosplay Festival 2 (Selayang Mall)
10 – 11 March
Selayang Mall, Batu Caves
https://www.facebook.com/events/169326380340222/

Animuzic Night 2018
10 March
7pm – 1030pm
Skyark Event Spaces, KL
https://www.facebook.com/events/144561049554398/

Penang Yosakoi Parade 2018
10 March
4pm – 11pm
Esplanade, PENANG
https://www.facebook.com/events/136452693647366/

Coswalk Convention SAIKO 2018 (C2S)
17 – 18 March
Straits Quay, PENANG
https://www.facebook.com/events/2005185026364135

Sakura Matsuri: Anime Garden
17 – 18 March
Gardens by the Bay,, SINGAPORE
https://www.facebook.com/events/222497871630081/

HY Live in Singapore 2018
17 March
Zepp@BIGBOX Singapore
http://japanmusicfestival.asia/hy2018
http://www.apactix.com/events/detail/hy-2018

Dataran Pahlawan Anime Fest 2018
24 – 25 March
Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall
https://www.facebook.com/events/175186453262997/

Spring’s Subcultures 2017 (SABAH)
24 – 25 March
Dewan Foo Chow, Kota Kinabalu
https://www.facebook.com/events/177978392798252/

ComicCon Asia
24 – 25 March
SMX Convention Centre, SM Mall of Asia
https://www.facebook.com/events/1690367131037926/

CTFKL 4 (Collectors Toy Fair KL)
31 March
Menara TM Convention Centre, KL
https://www.facebook.com/ctfkl/

Crtl+Alt Gaming 2018
31 March – 1 April
Jeffrey Cheah Hall, Sunway College
https://www.facebook.com/events/1790405794595302/

Amazarashi x Aimer Asia Tour 2018
31 March
Zepp@BIGBOX Singapore
http://www.apactix.com/events/detail/axa-2018

MIYAVI “DAY 2” World Tour Singapore 2018
1 April
Zepp@BIGBOX Singapore
http://www.apactix.com/events/detail/miyavi-2018

TAGCC (Toys Anime Games Comic Con) 2018
7 – 8 April
Mid Valley Exhibition Centre
https://www.facebook.com/tagcc.my/

HaruFest 2018 by GACC 2.0 (MELAKA)
15 April
10am – 7pm
Exam Hall, Multimedia University Melaka Campus
https://www.facebook.com/events/269568420242676/

Dollfest Malaysia 2018
28 April
11:30am – 5pm
RUANG, Subang Jaya
https://www.facebook.com/events/1668673746507849/

JL Fest 2018
28 – 29 April
SJKC Lai Meng, Bukit Jalil
https://www.facebook.com/events/1987199174938600/

Bangkok Comic Con x Thailand Comic Con 2018
27 – 29 April
Royal Paragon Hall @Siam Paragon, BANGKOK
https://www.facebook.com/events/427046954394095/

OMG – Otakus, Makers & Gamers (SABAH) 2018
TBA April
10am onwards
Exhibition Hall, Suria Sabah Shopping Mall

Season4Otaku 2018 – Summer Party
5 – 6 May
10:30am – 6pm
Grand Pacific event hall, Evolve Concept Mall, PJ
https://www.facebook.com/events/328604294323247/

Star Wars Run SINGAPORE 2018
5 May
F1 Pit Building
https://www.facebook.com/events/1997991253775365/

DOUJINMA 2018 (SINGAPORE)
5 – 6 May
HALL 6, SUNTEC City
https://www.facebook.com/doujima.sg
http://www.doujimasg.com/

Anifest 2018
12 – 13 May
Summit USJ, Subang
https://www.facebook.com/anifestmalaysia/

Call of Duty: World War II – 2018 Asia Championship
12 May
11am – 6:30pm
Battle Arena Malaysia, Jaya Shopping Centre PJ
https://www.facebook.com/events/167908177243208/

PlayStation League Asia 2018
(FIFA 18 Global Series Qualifiers)
13 May
Battle Arena Malaysia, Jaya Shopping Centre PJ
https://www.facebook.com/events/365662767247898/

HYDE Acoustic Concert Tour 2018 – Live in Kuala Lumpur
12 May
MCA Hall, Jalan Ampang
https://www.toyboxprojects.com/hyde-2018

Creators Super Fest by AFA
12 – 13 May
Pullman Grand Ballroom, Jakarta, INDONESIA
https://www.facebook.com/creatorssuperfest

MY Idol Party Vol.1
13 May 2018
KL Live, Kuala Lumpur
https://www.facebook.com/events/314173185715876/

Momiji Riken Mura
19 – 20 May
New Era University College, Kajang
https://www.facebook.com/events/1600240563344411/

AMG-Chan 2018
26 – 27 May (postponed from 12 – 13 May)
Concourse area, South City Plaza (changed from IM4U Sentral)
https://www.facebook.com/animangaki

Baozi & Hana Fan Meeting in Malaysia
26 May 2018
10:30am – 5pm
MyPrivateSpace.Asia, Kuala Lumpur
https://www.facebook.com/events/1613668328747575/

Linked Horizon Live Tour
(Shingeki No Kiseki Memoirs)
Mini Live Show in Singapore
26 May 2018
6pm
Zepp@BIGBOX Singapore
https://www.facebook.com/animefestivalasia

NAFA x Cos-A-Fair
26 May 2018
NAFA Campus 1, Foyer SINGAPORE
https://www.facebook.com/events/183753455527013/

World Cosplay Summit SINGAPORE Prelims 2018
27 May
Zepp@BIGBOX Singapore
https://www.facebook.com/animefestivalasia/photos/pb.91683256021.-2207520000.1524199953./10155218494251022/?type=3&theater

 


Star Wars Toys Malaysia Doesn’t Get! – 2017

Original article from Pop Culture Fun – Malaysia = HERE

Kuala Lumpur: 31 August is known to Malaysians as a…. PUBLIC HOLIDAY first haha What’s the occasion? Hari Merdeka… Independance Day for folks in Malaysia! This year, 2017, it had another cause for celebration – Force Friday II!

What is Force Friday?
Basically Force Friday is an event where Star Wars licensees launch all the new series / season of  Star Wars merchandise / toys / collectibles. It is a globally synchronized event organised by selected toy retailers (the big named ones), who use a ‘stroke of midnight unveiling’ style event aka ‘midnight launch’. The festivities on the list include crowd interaction fun games, activities,  trivia quiz, costume contest, which is held through the time of 10pm – 11:59pm. This can be very testing because the mall / shops close at 10pm, which means air-conditioning is shut down. Woe to the costumers!

So Malaysia’s Force Friday II took place in Mid Valley’s Toys R Us outlet. The gathering was a much anticipated one as it gave friends & fans  yet a another date on the calender to geek out!! The others are May 4th (May The FOuRth) or May 6th (revenge of the SIxTH), Star Wars READS, The Road to [Next Star Wars Movie]… and now Force Friday and other Star Wars movie anniversary. This year was a grand year as 2017 marked the 40th anniversary release of Star Wars: A New Hope.

_DSC7894Coincidentally, Tourism Singapore & Disney worked out a 3 year deal that will place Star Wars attractions at various locations in Singapore, launched on Force Friday II. This event is called Experience the Force SINGAPORE. Famous vehicles (and other displays like character statues) from the Star Wars universe, from miniature models to full sized 1:1 scale, will be build and placed at selected locations thru out Singapore and will be moved from location to location as time goes by.

So I was fortunately that Experience the Force SG, also ran through STGCC, which I was making my trip to. STGCC is Singapore Toys Games Comic Convention aka Singapore’s Comic Con.

Force Friday II Singapore was held in ION Orchard and the Experience the Force SG were held there itself within the mall as well as the whole entire street walk way on ION Orchard and the cross section of Orchard Road & Scott’s Road.

RELATED ARTICLE: Have fun with the AR elements of Experience the Force SG, even without going there! #FindTheForce 

Now that the back ground is set, back to the topic above.

I’ve heard friends & fans say before, that here in Malaysia we don’t get certain items / certain models of collectibles. Dollar for dollar, items in Malaysia were cheaper after conversion. Example a Hasbro 3.75″ figure would cost RM40, the same figure would cost S$20. So if you convert by some 2.85 Ringgit to the S$ dollar… it would be cheaper for Singaporean collectors to cross the border & buy in Malaysia. So in this light I think it’s a fair trade off for Malaysians. We don’t get everything, but for what we get (basic stuff), it’s slightly cheaper.

Regional Price Change
Then from 2015 I started noticing a big change at the pricing, the regional pricing and of course the weak Ringgit getting weaker. Now it seems that basic figures in Malaysia have gotten a price hike almost twice in a year which was 2016. Example Marvel Legends 6″ figures from RM79.95… jumped to RM99.95 and then to RM139.95. From 99.95 to RM139.95 within the same year, from one Marvel movie to another. Ridiculous.

Mean while, in Singapore Marvel Legends 6″ are priced at S$39.90 which converting at 3.12 still equals about RM 124.80. The difference is still about RM15 at the high of 3.12. This goes the same for the beloved Star Wars Black Series 6″ figures. And at the end of the day we still don’t get those special triple pack, or two pack or collectors edition. This really has Malaysia friends & fans angered.

The Stuff Malaysia Doesn’t Get
At least for Marvel fans, we can still get most of the Marvel stuff released by Hasbro but our Star Wars friends & fans are not so fortunate. Most of it is Hasbro stuff, though not all of it are. So here are the items that we spotted at Force Friday Singapore that Malaysia didn’t get…. nor do we know if we’ll ever get. #DamnTheMan

  1. The Black Series: Centerpiece – Darth Vader.
    FANS PISSED OFF – HIGH – [Level 10 of 10]
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  2. The Black Series: Centerpiece – Luke Skywalker (Hoth Snow Speeder Pilot).
    FANS PISSED OFF – HIGH – [Level 10 of 10] IMG_20170908_120705 - Copy
  3. The Black Series: Luke Skywalker X-34 Land Speeder
    FANS PISSED OFF – HIGH – [Level 8 of 10] Possibly because they might already have the SDCC 2017 Limited Edition version!
    IMG_20170908_120834
  4. The Black Series: Rey’s Speeder (Jakku)
    FANS PISSED OFF – HIGH – [Level 8 of 10]
    IMG_20170908_120846
  5. Electronic PORG.
    FANS PISSED OFF – MID – [Level 7 of 10] Either you love them or hate them. Time will tell.
    IMG_20170908_124404
  6. NERF Rey’s Blaster (Island Journey)
    FANS PISSED OFF – HIGH – [Level 8 of 10] Because it’s remembered as a the last souvenir handed personally by the great General & Smuggler Han Solo
    IMG_20170908_124314
  7. BB-8 2 in 1 Mega Playset
    FANS PISSED OFF – MID – [Level 6 of 10] Old skool fans love these big play sets as they were one of the more innovative evolution of the era of just figures and vehicles, back in the 90s.
    IMG_20170908_124149
  8. Nerf Poe Dameron Blaster
    FANS PISSED OFF – MID – [Level 6 of 10] Not so hyped as Poe has yet to use his blaster as of Ep7. Who knows in Ep8
    IMG_20170908_124519
  9. Forces of Destiny (Dolls) – Princess Leia (Endor Adventure with Wicket, Hoth with R2-D2)
    FANS PISSED OFF – Uncertain- [Level Unknown] Sentiment & nostalgia because she was the fans first Princess of the galaxy! On the other hand, doll figures don’t usually sells so well.
    IMG_20170908_121051
  10. Forces of Destiny (Dolls) all the other LADIES! – Rey (Jakku / BB-8), Jyn Erso, Sabine Wren, Ahsoka Tano, Hera Syndulla, Padme Amidala.
    FANS PISSED OFF – Uncertain – [Level Unknown]

    IMG_20170908_121040

    Only managed to see Rey (Jakku) with BB-8 at the time.

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