School’s out and it’s almost December – which means it’s time to have fun and play. If you are unsure of what to do with your kids for this school holiday, fret not! Head on down to Marina Bay Sands Halls A, B and C and join in the pop culture extravaganza at Singapore Comic Con (SGCC) 2019. Back for its 12th edition, SGCC is Southeast Asia’s ultimate celebration of both Western and Asian pop culture. Happening from 7 – 8 December 2019, SGCC 2019 is the perfect place for the whole family to geek out and let their hair down!
Date: 7 & 8 December 2019
Time: 10am – 8pm daily
Venue: Marina Bay Sands Expo Halls A, B and C
Admission: Charges apply. Tickets available on Klook.
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Here are the top 5 activities to do with your kids at SGCC 2019:
#1 Experience Tabletop Gaming
Old school is the new school with the Tabletop experience at SGCC 2019. Brought to you by Gamersaurus Rex, visitors of SGCC are able to explore the fun of tabletop gaming. Among games to look forward to are Dungeons & Dragons, Warhammer 40,000 and A Song of Ice and Fire Miniatures Games. Families can also bond with one another and get creative by painting the figurines which they can take home as memorabilia. Beginner sessions for each game will also be available for those who are just starting out.
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#2 Gotta Catch Em’ All with Pokémon
Pokémon trainers and fans, be sure to gather at SGCC this year! Families can look forward to the Comic Con Pokémon Championship Series Special Event featuring the standard format Pokémon Trading Card Game and Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon on Nintendo 3DS. Participants stand a chance to win prizes and also fast track their invitation to the Pokémon World Championships by earning up to 200 Championship Points.
#3 Witness the Highly-Anticipated Finals of PVP Esports @ SGCC and Championships of Cosplay (CoC) 2019
Visitors will also be able to witness all things esports at PVP @ SGCC, including the exhilarating finals of Singtel’s PVP Campus and Corporate Leagues. Watch the teams go head to head in Mobile Legends: Bang Bang and Dota 2. That’s not all! Visitors can also look forward to global celebrity appearances, panel discussions, showcases and exclusive giveaways from renowned brands.
Cosplay fans can also gawk at detailed costumes of cosplayers who will be taking centre stage at the finals of CoC 2019. Be sure to come early on Sunday, 8 December at the main stage audience area to check out the awesome cosplay works, starting at 4.30 pm!
#4 Meet & Greet with Guests
Visitors will be in awe of this year’s star-studded line-up of guests! Families can bond over meet & greet sessions, Q&A sessions and exclusive panels over the weekend. Among guests that visitors can get up close and personal with include comic creators Yasmine Putri, who has worked on DC’s limited series, DCeased; Koh Hong Teng, Singapore’s first comic creator to win an international award from Japan; and Illustrator Sarah Andersen who is well known for her webcomic Sarah’s Scribbles. In addition, you can also snap selfies with cosplayers Astarohime and Jin (behindinfinity) who will be impressing the crowd with their elaborate and mind-boggling costumes.
#5 Grab the Latest Geek Merchandise
Your trip to SGCC 2019 would not be complete without taking home the latest geek merchandise on offer. From games and toys to collectibles and comics – visitors can pick and choose from a myriad of items from exhibitors such as Mighty Jaxx, SaberMach and Poster Hub. While you’re at it, be sure to also get your hands on exclusive T-shirts designed by renowned guests, Tara McPherson, Muffinsaurs and Peach MoMoKo.
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