Viewing Party – Anime Meets Hip-Hop

Viewing Party – Anime Meets Hip-Hop

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Melkweg and The Tropenmuseum have joined forces and they are trying to entertain and educate you with more Japanese culture. If you haven't seen Cool Japan in the Tropen museum, you can still do so till September 1st. In October Melkweg is starting showcasing its first edition of 'Anime Meets Hip-Hop' with Anime 'Afro Samurai' . Afro Samurai アフロサムライ Is a legendary manga and anime series from Takashi Okazaki. In 2009 a sequel was released with this film, with the voices of Samuel L. Jackson and Lucy Liu. The soundtrack in the Anime movie is done by Hip-Hop Legend The RZA from Wu-Tang Clan. In a strange world of swords, guns, and kimonos, cell phones and cybernetic body parts – a black samurai, Afro Samurai, seeks revenge from a man named…
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Geek Things to do in Cologne – Gamescom, Meltdown Cafe and more

Geek Things to do in Cologne – Gamescom, Meltdown Cafe and more

Geek Things To Do, Weekend Tip!
August is an important geek and game month in Germany because of the world largest game event, Gamescom will start. This geek guide will help you spot some cool geek spots and geek things to do in Cologne - Germany. With more than 300.000 geeks visiting that week to check out their favorite game, play upcoming games or do business. What is this 'Gamescom' you speak of? Gamescom is a yearly big European trade fair for digital games. Big names like Sony PlayStation, Microsoft Xbox, Nintendo Switch and PC come together to highlight new and upcoming games or DLC (downloadable content). Everything around the game scene including selling games, game development, game/geek community, game news, game accessories, e-sports and more. You get the picture. It's basically the E3 for Europe.…
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Geek things to do in Amsterdam – Cool Japan

Geek things to do in Amsterdam – Cool Japan

Geek Things To Do
The second edition of Cool Japan is in Amsterdam. In 2017 I visited the museum in Leiden where they showcased Cool Japan for the first time. We could enjoy everything Japanese culture, geek, games, entertainment, JPOP, Anime/Manga and more. Amsterdam offers cool geek things to do and you still have time to visit the Tropenmusum edition Cool Japan till September 1. Dive into The exposition room where you see figurines like Mario, Gundam, Evangelion, Pikachu and so much more. On a bigger screen, you see different kind of Anime that gives you more inspiration to see more Anime. Every room has a different highlight, one room has a big samurai warrior in the middle of the room. Surrounded by Cook & Becker Street Fighter Fine Art collection. All your heroes…
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What’s it Like: Visiting London Film & Comic-Con 2019

What’s it Like: Visiting London Film & Comic-Con 2019

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This year, I attended the 2019 edition of London Film And Comic-Con was held at Olympia London, London and lasted from 26th-29th July. The three-day event, ranked fairly high on the list of places I never thought I’d find myself. I've always wanted to visit the LFCC, especially for their exclusive guest Talks, which offers attendees the opportunity to meet their favorite actors and actresses and ask them questions. This year, included big names in Hollywood, like Jason Mamoa, Tom Ellis, Ben Barnes, Gina Torres and more. I was so excited, and looking forward to finally meeting with some of them. Who am I with, The Dirtees? Accompanying me, throughout my time at the convention, were Frida, and Melvin from Dirtees. This was the first time I got to have proper conversations and…
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