15 reasons to go to a Asia Pop Comic Con Manila this weekend

September 17, 2015 9:18 pm

Karen Kunawicz

Karen Kunawicz

Let’s get true to a answers 1. You’ll assistance put Manila on a general comic criminal map. If it all works out, we’ll get an Asia Pop Comic Con (APCC) 2016 with hopefully some-more internal and general guests, some-more panels and some-more exhibitors.

APCC will be outrageous and will cover a worlds of comics, film, toys and collectibles, animation, games, cosplay and superheroes from both easterly and west.

2. Marvel and Avengers fans—there’s going to be a hide demeanour during Captain America: Civil War on Saturday afternoon. The initial time such footage will be expelled in a world!

3. Paul Bettany (whose latest large purpose is as “Vision” in Marvel’s Avengers) will be here for a panel, print ops, an designation event and a accommodate and greet. Nathalie Emmanuel from Game of Thrones will be during APCC along with Colton Haynes from Arrow, Chad Michael Murray from Agent Carter and Jeremy Shada of Adventure Time.

VampyBit Me—who had a uncover on ‘The Nerdist’ was recently featured on CNN

VampyBit Me—who had a uncover on ‘The Nerdist’ was recently featured on CNN

4. Whilce Portacio (Marvel, Image) is so vehement to be home. He’ll be during APCC all 4 days prepared to hold bottom with fans and speak emporium with professionals. Also design to see David Mack (Kabuki, Daredevil), David Yardin (Age of Ultron, Guardians of a Galaxy), Carlo Pagulayan, Leinil Yu, and many other comic artists who have done their symbol in a industry.

5. Toy enthusiasts and collectors be alerted: there will be criminal exclusives and fondle debuts during APCC. Designer J’Ryu and Simone Legno (Tokidoki) will be in a house. Also demeanour out for Hot Toys, Lego, Marvel and Star Wars booths.

6. Tom Woodruff (Starship Troopers, Alien 3, X-Files) and Amalgamated Dynamics will be here to vaunt their impression effects and animatronics. There will also be a special screening of Woodruff’s “demon noir fantasy,” Fire City: End of Days this evening.

7. The cosplay foe aka The CAGE (Cosplay Authority Global Challenge) will be distinct any other. The tip esteem is $10,000—close to half a million pesos. The leader also moves on to contest during The CAGE in APCC Abu Dhabi in December. Expect tip cosplayers to move their A-Game to this competition.

8. Speaking of cosplayers—international cosplay favorites like Vampybit Me, Allison Harvard (America’s Next Top Model) and Bill Doran (Punished Props) will have a row contention with other cosplayers and will also be among a judges of The CAGE.

9. If you’re into sports—football actor and wrestler Bill Goldberg will be here to foster his new film Checkpoint. There will be a preview of a film and a discuss with a whole cast.

J’Ryu has is a rarely accomplished, internationally famous engineer with a gusto for a eerie. Here he is with his special book ‘Dunny.’

J’Ryu has is a rarely accomplished, internationally famous engineer with a gusto for a eerie. Here he is with his special book ‘Dunny.’

10. For those who are kids during heart, there will be a fireworks arrangement on Saturday night. It competence be a bit like being in Disneyland.

11. For those who wish to see what it takes to mangle into a universe of comics, DC Entertainment’s Senior Vice President, Hank Kanalz and Marvel’s Vice President of International Development and Brand Management, C. B. Cebulski will indeed have their eyes open for new talent.

12. If we are a geek, or a fan child or even a nerd, we will be among “your people.” Show this city your numbers! (Though we have to contend a numbers might be distributed during a Manila Book Fair and a Best of Anime circuitously as well).

13. Many of a guests, designers, crafters, artists, celebrities in a margin will be on palm to discuss directly with anyone interested—if we run into J’Ryu for example, he will rivet in a prolonged review with we about his work, and a “Dunny” he has brought with him. He is impossibly accommodating.

14. If you’re into that arrange of thing (a garland of lovable guys with opposite looks singing and performing), Jeremy Shada’s band, Make Out Monday will be on theatre Saturday and Sunday. They’ve been tweeting about their arriving performances.

15. We only haven’t seen anything utterly like it before.

Asia Pop Comic Con Manila happens this weekend, commencement currently from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and by Sep 19 and 20 during a World Trade Center on Macapagal Boulevard in Pasay City. Tickets are labelled during P500, P800, and P1000 and are accessible on site and on line. For some-more information record on to www.asiapopcomiccon.com.

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