170shares The highly anticipated Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) returns bigger and better as it celebrates its 10th Birthday at Sands Expo and Convention Center, Level B2 across Halls D,E & F on the 9th & 10th of September. Whether you’re an avid comic junkie, die-hard collector, gaming enthusiast or just keeping up with the pop-culture scene, be prepared for an extravaganza of star-studded guest list, exclusives and collectibles, epic installations and displays, engaging stage programmes, and thrilling gaming content which will keep you enthralled over the weekend! There’s no better way to kick-start the celebration and excitement leading up to the 10th edition. You’d Recognise These Faces (…or their work at least) FRANK CHO Writer . Comic Book . Comic Strip . Illustrator . Known for his newspaper comic strip series, Liberty Meadows and the popular character Brandy Carter, Frank Cho, the Emmy Award-winning and critically acclaimed writer and illustrator joins the STGCC 2017 guest list. Cho has worked on various popular titles such as Mighty Avengers, Spider-Man, X-Men, Shanna the She-Devil, the Hulk and Savage Wolverine for Marvel Comics. As of this year, he is the cover artist for Harley Quinn at DC Comics. Brewing in the pipeline are several creator-owned projects, Skybourne at Boom Studios, Guns & Dinos at Image Comics, and World of Payne with novelist Tom Sniegoski for Flesk Publications. ARTHUR ADAMS Creator . Artist . Writer . Longshot . Monkeyman & O’Brien A talent and a creator, Arthur Adams’s highly distinctive pencilling and detailed artwork is what fans cannot get enough of. Since blasting onto the comics’ scene back in 1985 with his critically-acclaimed limited series Longshot, Adams became an immediate fan-favourite whose works have been in high demand. He has drawn everything from Fantastic Four, Batman & Superman to Spiderman, X men, Godzilla, Vampirella, Excalibur, and the Hulk. JOYCE CHIN Artist . Penciller . Marvel Covers . SuperGirl . Wife & Mother Behind every meticulously drawn heroine, lies a brilliant creator. Joining the STGCC 2017 guest list is California native Joyce Chin who has been working as a creator in comics since 1995 when she pencilled several issues of Guy Gardner: Warrior for DC. Since then, she has accumulated many titles under her belts, including the interiors and covers of stories for the Hulk, Red Sonja, Vampirella, Green Lantern, Xena, Spider-Man, Superman, and Witchblade, with a variety of publishers. Joyce is kept busy pencilling and inking a number of covers for Marvel including X-Men, Thor, Wolverine, Moon Girl and Ms Dinosaur. You can view the full STGCC 2017 guest list here! Not just Comics and Toys… This year, Games have LEVELED UP Are you game enough? – This year, the “G” in STGCC will dauntlessly be levelled up & buffed. Gaming fans can look forward to an exhilarating programme of curated gaming content and enjoy the Good Game Experience (GGXP) at STGCC this September 9 – 10! Be the first to experience latest games, gaming products and merchandise brought to you by international and local game developers and publishers. What’s more, gather your team and battle it out at the eSports tournament to emerge victorious. “STGCC celebrates our 10th Anniversary this September. Dedicated to all our fans, we’d love to mark this milestone with them by throwing the wildest bash. The Force is especially strong with us this year and fans can anticipate more galactic excitement when we reveal details in the coming weeks. That’s not all; the G in STGCC will level up for our gaming fans out there. Look out pop culture fans, get psyched to be thrilled this September!” said Lin Koh, Assistant Project Director, Pop Culture Cluster, Reed Exhibitions Singapore. Beat the crowd and get your tickets prior from 8 June 2017 onwards at the official ticket retailer, Action City. Online ticketing opens end of June. Stay tuned for more announcements in the next few weeks! Pre-show At-show STGCC 1-day Ticket S$19 S$21 STGCC 2-day Ticket S$28 S$30 Win Tickets to Singapore Toy, Game and Comic Convention (STGCC) 2017! Here’s your chance to win a pair of tickets to the 10 anniversary of STGCC. justsaying.ASIA, courtesy of STGCC, will be giving away a pair of 1-day tickets to five winner to share the occasion with his partner/friend/bud/geek-in-arms. All you have to do, is complete these small social actions. 1. ‘Like’ the justsaying.ASIA FB page if you haven’t already done so; 2. ‘Like’ and ‘Share’ the Facebook post 3. ‘Tag’ your ‘Partner-in-Geekdom’ you’d like to go to STGCC 2017 with. Contest closes Tuesday 22 August 2017. Winners will be contacted via Facebook. This contest is only open to residents of Singapore.