Friday, August 8, 2014

Studio Ghlibi - The Wind Rises

If you are an avid anime fan, I am sure that you will recognise the character Totoro (from My Neighbour Totoro) which is made famous by Hayao Miyazaki and produced by Studio Ghibli.

As many great animated film done by Hayao Miyazaki, such as Spirited Away. His final work, The Wind Rises is a multi-award wining Japanese animated historical drama film. The Wind Rises was released in Japan by Toho on July 20, 2013, and by Touchstone Pictures in North America on February 21, 2014 and the UK on May 9, 2014.

The Wind Rises is a fictionalized biography of Jiro Horikoshi (1903–1982), designer of the Mitsubishi A5M and its successor, the Mitsubishi A6M Zero; both aircraft were used by the Empire of Japan during World War II. The film is adapted from Miyazaki's manga of the same name, which was in turn loosely based on the 1937 short story The Wind Has Risen by Tatsuo Hori. It was the final film directed by Miyazaki before his retirement in September 2013.

The Wind Rises was the highest-grossing Japanese film in Japan in 2013 and received critical acclaim. It won and was nominated for several awards, including nominations for the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature, the Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film, and the Japan Academy Prize for Animation of the Year.

The Wind Rises is rated at 89% 'Certified Fresh' on Rotten Tomatoes and received high praises from various film critics. Check out the trailer of The Wind Rises below:-

DVD release of The Wind Rises will be available in Animangaki event at Sunway Pyramid Convention Center this weekend at only RM29.90. You can also grab them at Speedy and Popular outlets nationwide. Do leave a comment in the comment section below if you have watched the film. I would love to read the feedback from you guys.

.: Peace Out :.

Friday, June 20, 2014

ONE Fighting Championship™ and AMC Live Group Form Partnership in China

ONE Fighting Championship™ (ONE FC), Asia’s largest mixed martial arts (MMA) organization with a 90% market share, announced today that they have agreed to a blockbuster deal with world-renowned event promoter, AMC Live Group. This historical partnership marks the entry of ONE FC into China, the world's most populous country.  ONE FC will be holding an unprecedented ten events a year in ten different cities across the country, starting with 4 events this year.

AMC Live Group is the premier event promotion in Asia. Since its establishment in 2009, AMC Live Group has expanded its business to encompass all components of live entertainment, from large-scale variety shows, fan clubs, signings, artist management and endorsements, corporate image planning and marketing, public relations, event planning and execution, choreography, ticketing and equipment leasing. The organization has successfully organized concerts and tours for international superstars such as Elton John, Faye Wong, Eason Chan, Jay Chou and Stefanie Sun.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Wilson SET Tennis Racquet Malaysia Launch @ National Tennis Centre

On March 29th, I was at the National Tennis Centre to witness the launch of Wilson's new Spin tennis racquets under the Spin Effect Technology (SET) family, namely Juice, Steam, Pro Staff and Blade.

The launch was also attended by Mirzan Tun Mahathir, Chairman of Tennis Malaysia and President of the Kuala Lumpur Lawn Tennis Association.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

iPmart Discount Code with Unlimited Usage

Online shopping is no longer a new lifestyle habit for us anymore. It's way more easier, cheaper and time saving. We don't really need to risk ourselves driving out to the store, pay for the parking fees and even get stuck in the traffic jam. For those who prefer to shop for electronic gadgets online must have heard about this site called iPmart.

Here's a good news for all my readers, you can now get an unlimited usage of RM15 discount for minimum purchase of RM100 on iPmart by simply keying in the code when you check out with your purchases. I've attached the discount code below.

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