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PlayStation VR First Impressions and Thoughts

PlayStation VR First Impressions and Thoughts

Last July 28, 2016, PlayStation Asia announced availability and pricing of the PlayStation VR for Asian countries. On July 30, the announced that the PlayStation VR was going to be on display for trial at SM Megamall, at the Sony Store, starting July 31. I immediately made plans to go. I needed to experience VR for the first time, even if I'd be watched by dozens of people. Read more

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Proposed Spoiler Rules

Proposed Spoiler Rules

It's the same old story every time a new highly anticipated movie or game or TV show comes out. Despite multiple warnings on Facebook and Twitter accounts and multiple unfollowed former friends, people are going to post details or tell revealing in-jokes which can be considered spoilers. Stories and experiences get ruined, egos inflate, defenses go up, and friendships end. There are many reasons why people spoil things. It can be because some don't know what constitutes as a spoiler. Others... Read more

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PlayStation VR Launch Date and Price for Asia

PlayStation VR Launch Date and Price for Asia

The PlayStation VR finally has a launch date and price for Asia! The announcement was done at an event held in Singapore. You can find the details of that here.  It will launch on October 13, 2016 at select Sony stores in Hong Kong, The Philippines, Singapore, Korea, China, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia, and Taiwan. That means the Asian release coincides with the US and UK release. Huzzah! Read more

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San Diego Comic Con 2016 Best Bits

San Diego Comic Con 2016 Best Bits

San Diego Comic Con 2016 is upon us! And as always, there is just a landslide of awesome news for comics, TV shows, movies, video games, and merchandise. In this small corner of the Internet, let's talk about the best bits that excited our geeky little hearts. I'll try to post as many stories here as I can, but because there's going to be so much, I'll try to stick to the stories I think you'll find most interesting. Read more

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Good Smile Company Nendoroid Mega Man Review

Good Smile Company Nendoroid Mega Man Review

I have been a Mega Man (Rockman) fan for as long as I've been a gamer. One of the very first games I ever played was the original Rockman in 1989 (it launched in 1987 in Japan). And weirdly enough, I've never owned a Mega Man action figure, though there are plenty to choose from. But collecting Marvel Legends got in the way of getting Mega Man or gaming figures in general. I mean, I ain't made of monies. But now... Read more

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Marvel Heroes 2016: Iron Man Lore-Friendly Beam Weave Hybrid Build

Marvel Heroes 2016: Iron Man  Lore-Friendly Beam Weave Hybrid Build

Marvel Heroes 2016 is a game I've been playing since launch, though I did quit for a little bit back when Marvel Heroes was still a diamond in the rough. I even wrote a review about it, which I agree was a bit of a knee-jerk reaction from me just because I was disappointed it wasn't as good as Marvel Ultimate Alliance. I was hating on it because of the genre of the game. Eventually, I wrote a revisit review... Read more

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Harry Potter Funko Pop! Wave 2 Is Out

Harry Potter Funko Pop! Wave 2 Is Out

Hey everyone! I just wanted to show you guys the new Harry Potter Funko Pop!s which were released recently. Pre-ordered mine from Big Boys Toy Store (Why can't it just be a Big Kids Toy Store?) and had no problems claiming them.  The Harry Potter Wave 2 Funko Pop!s set includes the following figures- 10 Harry Potter in his Triwizard uniform 11 Hermione Granger in Yuleball outfit 12 Ron Weasley in Yuleball outfit 13 Draco Malfoy in Hogwarts uniform 14 Luna Lovegood in Hogwarts uniform 15 Albus Dumbledore in... Read more

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Kobalt - Bim's Corsair Carbide Spec M2 Micro-ATX Build

Kobalt - Bim's Corsair Carbide Spec M2 Micro-ATX Build

In 2006, I built my very first PC. It, at the time, was a fairly impressive machine. I used a Core 2 Quad back when Core 2 Quads were new. It served me faithfully for 10 years or so. During that time, every now and then, I would play around with the idea of upgrading my rig, researching on parts and prices. After getting married in 2015, I had saved up enough funds to finally get a new rig.  I immediately... Read more

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Top 5 Cinemas in Metro Manila

Top 5 Cinemas in Metro Manila

When going to the movies, a huge part of the movie-going experience is the quality of the cinema itself. A great movie in a crappy cinema can make for a horrible experience, which tends to sway a person's opinion on the movie itself. That's why if you're serious about having the absolute best experience (or close to it), you should totally read on. Having been to multiple cinemas in Metro Manila and having a really particular taste in them, I have... Read more

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Who Is Dr. Strange?

Who Is Dr. Strange?

By the Hoary Hosts of Hoggoth! Quite some time ago, Benedict Cumberbatch was announced as the lead for Marvel's Dr. Strange. Then a couple days back, the very first trailer dropped. Ever since then, Cumberbatch and Dr. Strange fans have been in a constant state of giddiness because, as far as anyone can tell, Cumberbatch nailed it. But who is Dr. Strange exactly? While comic book fans totally know who Strange is; the good doctor has gotten involved with almost all... Read more

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Illustrated Edition Now Available in Manil…

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Illustrated Edition Now Available in Manila!

If you haven't heard yet, it's about time you get in the loop. The illustrated version of the first book in the Harry Potter series is now available in the Philippines! And at Php1600+/-, it's even cheaper here than if you get it in the US (SRP is $39.99 and at P46 to $1, that's about 1800 something local bucks). There are two titles available, the British version "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" and the American version "Harry Potter and... Read more

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Should you or should you not get the Harry Potter Funko Pops?

Should you or should you not get the Harry Potter Funko Pops?

Hey Potterheads! This particular geekdom has been running a little dry these days- the last book was released 8 years ago, the last movie was shown 4 years ago, and let's be honest, Pottermore didn't exactly fly. We get tidbits of news from JK Rowling every so often like when she revealed that Dumbledore is super gay, and that she almost killed off Ron Weasley (//_T) but the Harry Potter world has been relatively quiet until Funko announced in February... Read more

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Witcher 3 XP Exploit - 18,000 XP Per Hour

Witcher 3 XP Exploit - 18,000 XP Per Hour

Witcher 3: The Wild Hunt is one of the best reviewed video games of the current generation. It's up there with giants like The Last of Us, GTA V, and Journey. Each quest is masterfully crafted, making side questing a joy. Unfortunately, there are only so many quests and the way xp works in this game makes leveling up quite controlled. Once you level past the threshold for quests, you're only awarded a measly 1 point xp. Good thing there's an... Read more

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Ant-Man: Marvel’s Dark Horse Delivers

Ant-Man: Marvel’s Dark Horse Delivers

Photos Courtesy of Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (Ant-Man) Ant-Man. Who, you might ask? If you were asked to name a superhero, he would probably not be the first one that would come to mind. I guess someone who could shrink to a size of an ant would not have the same recall as a billionaire flying around in a tech suit or a green behemoth who can crush you in his sleep. Even though I knew Ant-Man from the comic... Read more

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Marvel Legends Thor/Odin Series Review

Marvel Legends Thor/Odin Series Review

Baaaah! I miss writing for Geek Out! and man, it's nice to be back! So, it's been a nice start for this year, release wise but financially overwhelming. Three Marvel Legends Infinite Series releases within 3 months and I'll be honest with you, that is something you don't experience regularly. For this wave, we got a good set of figures lined up and another great set of figure to add to your Spider-Man related displays and Rogues gallery. Characters Ultimate Spider-Girl Daredevil Spider-Man (Pizza Spidey... Read more

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TOYCON 2015

TOYCON 2015

The Philippine TOYCON, Asia’s biggest and longest running convention for toys, anime, comics, cosplay, gaming and anything and everything related to hobbies and collections is now on its 14th year of thrilling fans and aficionados alike. It is, simply put, the biggest pop culture event in the country. This year’s TOYCON highlights the World of DC Comics with its colorful characters upholding justice with a grand exhibit from Pacific Licensing. Also get a chance to own cool licensed DC Hoodies from... Read more

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Fallout Shelter is Tiny Tower 2.0

Fallout Shelter is Tiny Tower 2.0

How many of you remember hearing about a great new mobile game and then giving it a try after a few months of hype only to find yourself neglecting the app after a few weeks of grinding? That was my experience with Tiny Tower, a business simulation game released by Zynga in 2011 that was more of an exercise in tedium and your ability to check your phone every 10 minutes rather than a game. Fallout Shelter is the newest... Read more

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The Continued Reinvention of Poker Games

The Continued Reinvention of Poker Games

It’s just another day: you wake up, wash your face, brush your teeth, and then get on your phone to go through your social media notifications, scowling in disgust as you notice that one of your friends has sent you yet another game invite to play one of those poker games on Facebook. Why can’t they just take a hint? There’s nothing that could ever get you to play that game, right? If you’re not into poker, you’re just not... Read more

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