E: Your APCC Manila 2017 Guide

AsiaPOP Comicon or APCC Manila 2017 is all set for Weekend Domination

From August 25-27, SMX Convention Center will come alive with the country’s biggest pop culture event of the year! For everything – movies, comics, television, gaming, cosplay, will be present and so should you!

Experience! APCC Manila

Wanting to see celebrities? Watch the CAGE cosplay competition – with guests Alodia Gisiengfiao, Myrtle Sarrosa, Pion Kim, Jin, Canvas Cosplay and Haiden Hazard. At the same time, get a full blast of talented cosplayers showing off their costumes, talents and charm! Not satisfied? No problem! Finally see your favorite artists and artists in the flesh- DC’s Cyborg a.k.a. Ray Fisher, Supergirl’s Superman Tyler Hoechlin, Overwatch‘s Gaku Space. They would also have local celebrities, Julia Baretto and Joshua Garcia. APCC Manila 2017 is made to have something that will make you giddy with excitement!

If that is not enough, Marvel‘s super-exclusive and limited showcase Hall M is coming back for the third time. All to bring you exclusive content the likes of which no one else in Asia has seen yet. It has been said that a preview of Doctor Strange is going to show?

Hall N is for Netflix where several cast members of its hit series Stranger Things are coming to play! Meet Noah Schnapp, Joe Keery, Dacre Montgomery and Sadie Sink! Stick around for a screening of Death Note movie too.

Listen! APCC Manila

J-pop idol Serena Kozuki will be on board for some rockin’ tunes. Stay for the amazing panels on a variety of different topics. ABS-CBN’s top fantasy-horror saga La Luna Sangre with the creator and several members of the cast. They say Daniel Padilla and Kathryn Bernardo will also be present.

More panels include a topic on toy design by none other than Simone Legno, Jason Freeny and Quiccs. Social Media influencers like Cha Ocampo, Janina Vela and Patrice Averilla will be holding some question and answers. The world of comics is well represented at a panel with Artgerm, Carl Potts, Rodney Ramos and Whilce Portacio!

Drop by the workshops and you might bump into Shoji Kawamori, long time mecha designer and Macross saga creator.

Interact! APCC Manila

APCC Manila this weekend got game demos and gaming competitions, interactive booths, exhibits, meet-and-greet sessions and all sorts of other wild and wacky things! Don’t forget your camera phone at home so when you post any photos or status, don’t forget to tag #asiapopcomicon #apccph2017

Buy! APCC Manila

The whole of SMX is rented out all for the event and many of these spaces are for selling booths. Loaded with all sorts of awesome merch to geek out on: shirts, comics, toys, games, you name it! There’s bound to be something for you to take home to remember the weekend by.

So many things to do!

So here is the schedule:

APCC Manila Friday-Saturday

APCC Manila Sunday