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Logan plotline (POTENTIAL SPOILERS)

The feels is definitely in this trailer, and while this isn’t anime, but it’s relevant to me and it’s my blog :P

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The REAL budget level guide to enjoying Tokyo for Singaporeans

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I’ve done plenty of solo trips in the last couple of years – my last trip in 2013 was 21 days, SGD$2000 all inclusive. Went to 3 concerts, partied twice, ate comfortably too. While travelling on an extreme budget may seem like a dream to some cash strapped people, but it sure isn’t enjoyable, as it is a waste of time.
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I’m 30! Reflections time

For those who know me personally, I turned 30 about a month ago. Yes, a milestone in my life where my career should be taking off by now.

But let’s go away from such things and focus on my journey to my hobbies, shall we?
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Japanese concerts in Singapore – what fans should know

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Just having experienced two major Japanese concerts recently, it made me look back as to how successful the past solo and mixed concerts are. And frankly, it isn’t exactly good. Why? Well, here’s the basic structure as to how concerts are brought over to fans typically.

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Fall 2014 Anime overview – picks and flops

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Anime held during Fall are usually plentiful and usually contain the highest quality anime among other seasons of the year. Here are some of the picks and flops that I’ve managed to catch over the past two weeks.

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Figure Fun: Snow II

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How do you feel when your ‘usual’ seat is taken?

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Figure Fun: Snow

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Are there times when you’re sitting all alone and suddenly someone talks to you in your head?

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Gunpla Build Fighters – 9 episodes on

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Yes I know this isn’t Build Fighters, but Gundam Breaker’s concept is very similar

So pretty much every person who remotely knows about Gundam and Gunpla started watching Build Fighters. So what makes it so alluring and entertaining? And what exactly is the special formula for it? We dissect the past episodes to see what ticks its viewers.
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Hideo Kojima speaks up for blatantly having MGS V characters to be “more erotic”

Last week’s STGCC was superb and fun, but I will get back to a proper report over the weekend.

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Instead, today I will write about a recent twitter post about Hideo Kojima’s outburst to have his designers create Metal Gear Solid V’s characters to be more erotic.

What I’m going to talk about is how cosplayers are already doing what Kojima pointed out, and simply giving what the fans want.

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Gunpla Mod – Pacific Rim’s Gipsy Danger

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So it is known that Pacific Rim’s director Guillermo Del Toro is quite the otaku. Having referenced several mecha designs for the movie from the Super Robot and Real Robot genres (Super Robot Wars fans will understand these terms ;D), I am hyped up to do my own version. With the spare Gunpla parts I have.

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