Detective Pikachu: review

The premise of Detective Pikachu is nothing Pokemon fans haven’t seen before. It borrows story elements from established Pokémon game storylines. However, the movie makes up for this familiarity through the novelty of 3D animated Pokémon and their ‘realistic’ rendering. The movie boasts excellent animation detail, and a fun story, delivering a fairly entertaining and wholesome…

Doujin Market: Singapore’s Pop-Culture Event

Doujin Market, Doujinma for short, came back again this year! The annual event was held on 4 and 5 May, from 12pm to 7pm, at Suntec Convention and Exhibition Centre. It featured mostly anime or anime-related merchandise from various artists and creators. Admission was free! Isn’t that great? Photo credit: (top to bottom) ladderbros instagram,…

League of Legends MSI 2019: Teams to look out for

It’s that time of the year again. Thirteen teams hailing from various regions duke it out in the Mid-Season Invitational (MSI) 2019, one of the biggest tournaments League has to offer, second only to Worlds itself. Let’s take a look at the five teams representing the major regions, and what they’re bringing to the table.…

Mob Psycho 100: Season 2 Review

Warning: spoilers ahead! Mob Psycho 100 (MP100) season 2 has recently concluded with a 13 episode run, leaving fans satisfied, and yearning for more of this wacky yet heartwarming series. Filled with amazing fight scenes, insightful lessons, and relatable characters, MP100 has etched its way into my heart, making it one of my favorite anime…

BTS is back, and bigger than ever

BTS is back, this time with a mini album, MAP OF THE SOUL: PERSONA, and it is no surprise that the boys are making waves both locally in their home country, South Korea, and internationally. In just a week of its release, BTS has been breaking records and they don’t seem to be stopping either.…

どろろ [Dororo]: Half Season Review

Set in feudal Japan, Dororo (どろろ) follows Hyakkimaru, on his journey literally to find himself. Though only half of the slated 24 episodes have been released, the smoothly animated fighting scenes and engaging storyline has left me craving for more. Lets start from the beginning, I like how the anime starts with a complete background…