A Look at Otaku Expo Reload 2017

The Otaku Expo Reload 2017 at the Mega Trade, SM Megamall was held for two days, from August 12 to August 13. The whole event was, at most, average in size. Not that small, as it occupied two halls, yet at the same time not that big, unlike the regular conventions held in the south. Though the usual anime merchandise flooded the whole venue, what made this event special was the shows featured at the stage. Other than the usual cosplay competition, which by the way showed off a lot…

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A Look at HistoryCon 2017

On first glance, History Con looks like a mess of things. You have sports fans on one side, comic book geeks on another, car aficionados walking about, and artisanal foodie fans enjoying random foodstuffs. It had one of the broadest mix of audiences I’d ever seen, and I was tempted to label it as confused and lacking identity, before I realized it did have something. History Con was the most eclectic bunch of nerds (or geeks) I’d ever seen. The one thing that unified everyone at History Con was their…

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Accel World VS Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight

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Total ScoreAccel World VS Sword Art Online: Millennium Twilight (アクセルワールド VS ソードアート・オンライン 千年の黄昏?) is an Action RPG published by Bandai Namco Games for the PlayStation Vita (PS Vita) and PlayStation 4 (PS4) as a crossover game adaption between the Sword Art Online and Accel World franchises. Our story starts out with an amazing JPOP anime opening scene, pumping you to play the game. Energized, we then see our metallic hero Silver Crow getting lost at the new world we all know as Alfheim Online, cut over to the next scene,…

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GLOW

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Total ScoreWe all grew up with wrestling. You were either one of those who continually scoffed at it as the man version of a TV soap opera, or an avid fan despite knowing it as the man version of a TV soap opera. Point being, Wrestling has been an iconic pop entertainment these past decades. Which brings us to the birth of GLOW – the new Netflix dramedy about a real-life 80’s female wrestling league, and why it’s one of this year’s must-watch Netflix series. “But Brenda, I’m not into…

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Lego Quest & Collect

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Total ScoreLego has created games that many of us love, some not as much. Here we have one of their latest games to come out, and this time it’s available on your smartphones. Lego Quest & Collect‘s story begins with Scarlet the guardian of Brickworld and the master brick, and her showing us the players what its significance in this world is. Just like in normal villain fashion, Mad Creator appears to try and take it from her so that they can take over Brickworld, fortunately she is saved by…

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