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A Brief Visit to a Festive eSporting

Penang eSports Festival finally begun its debut, the of its kind of all the events ever held on my island.

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Due to schedule clashes, I’ve only managed to drop by for a couple of hours.

Accompanying me are my companion, his spouse and his son, for a brief experience on site. (more…)

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eSporting with Guest Cosplayers

Coming this September, the AFA affiliated event, Penang eSports Festival kick start its virgin journey.

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Aside from various tournaments and a Creator’s Hub to explore on site, a trio of guests will grace the event as well! (more…)


eSporting on the 9th Moon

Earlier today during the 2nd day of  I Love Anisong Matsuri Malaysia 2019 (Which unfortunately I didn’t attend), a small announcement was made on Anime Festival Asia’s official Facebook account: Penang eSports Festival’s finalised date of commencement and venue!

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Currently, not much info has been released aside from the official website, which is penangesports.com…

Since it’s only two months away, news will be updated after ILAMY, so do stay tuned for more.


Announcement of ILAMY2019

Although PAM has been cancelled/postponed to the coming year, it seems it has been replaced with a new event, with the venue shifted to Kuala Lumpur this time around…

Announced last weekend, the I Love Anisong Matsuri Malaysia 2019 will happen this June, and judging from the title itself, we can probably assume that it will be more focused upon concert this time around, although currently the officials are accepting applications for their Creator’s Hub corner. There will be exhibitions as well, I suppose…

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Unfortunately, I can neither attend this event, nor can I C3AFA2019, due to a high probability I’ll catch a tour to Japan at the end of the year. It is an invitation from a close friend of mine for decades.

While still in the planning stage, I would like to preserve my funds for the big trip itself, as it’s been my raison d’être to finally visit the Land of the Rising Sun…


Postponement of PAM2019

In an unfortunately announcement, it seems  that Penang Anime Matsuri 2019 has been cancelled postponed…

Even the affiliated logo on AFA’s official site has been removed…

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Many speculated that this is due to the negative pressure from the recent incident involving a local immigration raid at a ACG event. However the official assures us that the management has always been diligent and abide by the law.

The postponement is actually to coincide with the Experience Penang Year which falls on the year 2020. Expect a much bigger excitement than previous years!