GameCon 2017: Creating a Bigger Gaming Community

Gamecon’s first ever event was held in SM Megamall’s Event Centers last <>. Although it wasn’t as huge as the usual growing conventions here in the Philippines, it’s definitely a great step in the right direction.

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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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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.

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Promstuck Thoughts and Reminiscing

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Promstuck started 5 years ago. I became Homestuck trash 4 years ago. My very first meet up with all the Homestuck trash like me is the second Homestuck ball. It was named Grand Homestuck Ball. GHB for short. It was an amazing event. I knew 4 people out of the 80 or more who came. But It was like having instant friends. Everyone was welcome because everyone shared a common love of this webcomic that took up the internet and our hearts in storm. Fast forward to 4 years later and I’m part of the committee driving to make the best and grandest Promstuck ball the community has ever seen. Why? Because this was going to be finally the final Promstuck Homestuck PH is ever going to host.

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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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Hoard Box is Love

Why You Should Get One Right Now!

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If you’re anything like me, you’ll love discounts, sales, and coupons to spas, restaurants, and shops. You also have this insane obsession with trinkets, household items (I’m a collector of cookie cutters), and body products. Like me, you also love comic books, fandom merchandise, and the geekiest things you can get your paws on.

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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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Dungeons and Dragons: Character Creation

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This isn’t really a “How to Make Your Own D&D Character” article per se. It’s mostly me, geeking out and telling the whole world how I make my characters in D&D. You will learn my techniques in making quirky, life-like characters in D&D.

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My Top Picks: Board Games for Three

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I just love love love playing board games. Seriously, I can spend an entire day just playing and not notice the time passing by. It’s addicting and fun. And I just love board games make you think and strategize. But not all board games are well, fun. Here are my favorite board games that you can play with 3 players and above!

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