Tag Archives: Group

Upcoming Event: Anime Idol Convention 2020

It’s again time for the idols to shine and take the spotlight as Anime Idol Convention returns for its second year of showcasing talent and spreading the love and support for anime idols throughout the community. Make sure you don’t miss out on this extravaganza dedicated to all anime idol fans, enthusiasts, cosplayers, and fanartists coming this March 8, 2020, at Bayanihan Center, Pasig City.

Girl Group JAPH Dolls Named as New Ambassadors for Audition Next Level

Playpark’s AUDITION NEXT LEVEL gets an added boost as the first half-Japanese and half-Filipina girl group JAPH DOLLS official joins its family as brand ambassadors. The talented dance group was first introduced to the community at the Playpark All-Stars 2018 Kickoff last March 4, 2018 at SM North EDSA. As brand ambassadors, JAPH DOLLS will continue to delight Audistas and music enthusiasts all over the Philippines as they join Audition Next Level’s rise in the country and in Southeast Asia.

Japanese Girl Rock Band SCANDAL Set to Perform in Manila for the First Time


Fans of Japanese music have been waiting for ages for this moment, and Primetrade Asia Inc., organizer of some of the biggest events in the country, notably the “Best of Anime” in our community, has just announced that Japan’s #1 all-female rock band, SCANDAL, will finally be performing in the Philippines for the very first time on June 24, 2018 at SMX Convention Center Manila.

One Punch-Man Cosplay Photoshoot


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We had the unexpected but nevertheless fortunate opportunity to meet some of our really great cosplayer friends while covering an unrelated event early this year.  They tell us that they just got to know of each other online and had decided to meet up and probably have a shoot together.  They have become prominent cosplayers of characters from the wildly popular Japanese webcomic, manga and anime One Punch-Man, and they have had much fun portraying some of their quirky but memorable cast.

Extreme Moments: Castaways


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A total of 61 intrepid souls sailed off to distant Fortune Island off the coast of Batangas for one of the most ambitious collaborative efforts the Philippine cosplay community has ever seen. Extreme Moments: Castaways pushed the limits of creativity, skill and imagination of cosplayers and photographers alike in an out-of-town outdoor adventure of a lifetime.

Best of Anime / BOA 2015: Day 0 with STARMARIE Fanmeet and Ingress


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Best of Anime/BOA 2015 happens this weekend, and with arkadymac.com as an official media partner, we were there to give our readers a sneak peek into what to expect for this much-anticipated yearly event for fans of Japanese pop culture everywhere.