Geek Crusade: Join The Crusade

Jun 29th, 2013 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 5 min read

This is my new project: Geek Crusade.com, a brand new site for geeks in the Asia-Pacific, that will cover the latest movie, TV and comics news. It will also organise geek events such as the Singapore Zombie Walk.

Iron Man 3 review

Apr 25th, 2013 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 6 min read

Verdict: Four stars out of five. This is a very different Iron Man movie from its predecessors, with some bold and risky moves. There are strong performances all round from Robert Downey Jr, Gwyneth Paltrow, Ben Kingsley and Guy Pearce. The surprise twist in the middle will surprise and disappoint in equal measure.

The Six Best Geek Movies Of 2012

Dec 30th, 2012 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 6 min read

It’s that time of the year again, when endless lists of the best this and the worst that start circulating round and round the Internets like a dog chasing its tail. So like any ironic, postmodern hipster wannabe, and since this is a geek blog, I shall join the crowd by presenting my six best geek movies of 2012.

Marjorie Liu

A Chat With…Marjorie Liu

Sep 16th, 2012 A Chat With.., Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 18 min read

She was the one that got away: but for a scheduling conflict, Astonishing X-Men writer Marjorie Liu would have been gracing this year’s Singapore Toy Game and Comic Convention (STGCC). But I was fortunate enough to land the next best thing: a phone interview with the 34-year-old.

STGCC

STGCC Epilogue – In Pictures

Sep 3rd, 2012 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 7 min read

So the Singapore Toy Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) is over. That can only mean one thing: it’s time to ogle the convention all over again in pictures. I didn’t take very many photos, and I’ve realised that it’s time to get a cam that performs better indoors, but here are some of the highlights of my STGCC experience.

Singapore Toy Game And Comic Convention 2012: Comic Panels To Watch

Aug 26th, 2012 Featured, On Pop culture incoherentboy 5 min read

So the annual Singapore Toy Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) takes place this weekend (Sept 1-2), and the excitement is mounting among fanboys. If you’re reading this and you’re not a Singaporean geek, STGCC is basically our version of the San Diego Comic Con, albeit on a much smaller scale. Last year’s convention drew around 30,000 people to Suntec. But since the mall is undergoing an overhaul,…