One of the most awaited event in Philippine pop culture for this year, ToyCon 2013. But before the main event, here is the teaser: BLAST OFF! The ToyCon 2013 Launch Event. An event of toys and collectibles, comics, cosplay, and meet and greet with the queen of Philippine cosplay: Alodia Gosiengfiao.
It’s a grand gathering of toys and childhood memorabilia aficionados. With lots of pocket events for everyone: Take snapshots with Cosplayers, relive film favorites, dabble in the toy customization or sketching workshops, marvel at featured toys collection, and check out the long line of collectible merchandise available and of course the meet and greet with famed cosplayer Alodia Gosiengfiao.
Date : May 25, 2013, Saturday 12:00 – 10 pm
Venue: The Plaza, Newport Mall Resorts World Manila
Panel talks at 1pm
Press con at 4pm
12 Noon – 3:00 PM : Cosplayers Photo-op, Panel Discussions, Film Showing, Toy Customization workshop, Artists sketching and workshop, Toy groups feature collections, selling activities
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM : MAD SCIENCE
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM : TOYCON 2013 Press Conference
5:00 PM – 6:00 pm : Mini Cosplay
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM : Alodia’s Meet & Greet
7:00 PM – 10:00 PM: Film Showing, Games, Auctions
The main event – 12th Philippine, Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention aka Philippine ToyCon
will be on June 14-15-16, 2013 at Megatrade halls 1-2-3 in SM Megamall
See you there!
ToyCon 2012 Coverage posts:
- Kamikaze playing at the Gaming Girl Cosplay Competition
- Group Cosplay Competition (Featuring Dancing Transformers routine)
- Booth Babe Competition
- Day 1 Coverage (Retailers day, GI Joe Dioramas by TS118, Toy Collectors Gallery, etc…)
- ToyCon 2012 Press Conference
Credits: Photo and poster provided by Toycon organizers.