Geeky Adventures


4 Things I Learned from Cosplaying in APCC

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APCC is one of the biggest cons geeks looked forward to this 2016. With its huge success last year, more people wanted to come this year, too. Boy, did they ever come. The crowd was huge! Rightly so, an awesome event had arrived again in Manila and we loved it!

I haven’t cosplayed in so long and thought the opportunity perfect for coming back even just one last time. Read my takeaways on cosplaying in APCC.

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5 Melancholic Books to Read on Rainy Days

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Rainy days are just the perfect time to cuddle up and read. The best reads that suit this gloomy atmosphere are melancholic books. Maybe its the combination of the cold, lazy weather and the dark, hazy sky. But those books always give this weird heavy satisfaction after closing it on weathers just like now. Get your comforter and hot chocolate ready, unveiling the melancholic books to read on rainy days.

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The Geek That I Am

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This is my Facts about Julia Antoinette / About Me: Geek Edition. Basically, I talk about all the geek things I love and rant about those I hate, and try to do everything in a nutshell. And this is a loooong post. Like three times longer than my normal posts. (more…)


Ball Pit Manila Experience

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When we were young and carefree, we used to go to playgrounds with these really big pools filled with colorful plastic balls. We’d play with the other kids, pretend we’re at sea, and have the time of of short lives. Then we grew up. And playing in those icky ball pits with the toddlers seem so uncool. Even though your heart shouted that you wanted to have fun there, your mind was saying no. Not anymore.

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Mediocre Monster

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You know how in RPGs, you encounter random weak monsters while walking? And if you manage to defeat them, you get exp and loot? Like when you’re grinding before a big boss battle you try to encounter as much of them as possible? There is this awesome game that lets you play as that guy.

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My Picks: Top Komiket 2016 Comics

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Komiket is now in its second year! The Komiket 2016 was held last February 20 in Eton Centris. Aside from the usual indie comics, story compilations, stickers, trinkets, art prints were also part of the merchandise. But of course, I mainly go to these conventions for the comics. Here are my top comics from Komiket 2016.

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