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Author: Wei Hao Tan

Contra: Return comes to SEA on Mobile

Garena has announced the start of the South-East Asia pre-registration for Contra: Return (Contra), the highly anticipated mobile game from the classic “Contra” franchise, co-developed by both Tencent’s Timi Studios and Konami. The free-to-play SEA server is slated to release for the countries of Singapore, Malaysia, Philippines, Indonesia and Thailand. Players who pre-register now will receive diamonds, gold and other bonus in-game items for free upon the launch of the game. Contra: Return is different from previous Contra instalments in various aspects: Rech-fictional elements Modern game modes Updated game graphics “Ultimate” abilities Contra: Return also sports the following Modes...

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[Hyperplay] Sovereign Shares Their Thoughts on Hyperplay

Singapore competing in Hyperplay – [Credit: Hyperplay 2018] On 4 August 2018, Singapore’s Sovereign (SVR) put an a commendable performance against the then-undefeated Vietnam’s Super Star Destroyers (SSD) in the Singapore Indoor Stadium in front of thousands of fans. They ultimately lost to SSD 2-0 but they most definitely won the hearts of the crowd. We spoke to SVR for their thoughts on the game as well as Hyperplay. First of all, it was a much closer series against Vietnam than the results suggested. I’m sure you have gained quite a number of fans from the match alone. What...

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[Hyperplay] Malaysia takes down Philippines, Advances to Finals

Earlier today, Malaysia’s Kuala Lumpur Hunters faced off against Phlippines’ Acclaim EmpireX in the Semi-Finals of Hyperplay. In it, Philippines took the first game against KLH, but KLH came back swinging, taking a close Game 2 before hitting the final nail in the coffin in Game 3 as Ozoraveki took a Quadra Kill. We spoke to KLH after their match for their thoughts on the match as well as Hyperplay as a whole. First of all, Congratulations on the win. What do you say is the team condition right now? SOUPerior: We’re happy we made finals and very relieved as...

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[League of Legends] Resurgence Reclaims Throne as Top Team in Singapore

Last Sunday, the Singapore Qualifiers for Globe Conquerors Manila (GCM) culminated in a showdown of the two powerhouses Sovereign and Resurgence once again. Only this time, Resurgence; true to their name, came back to take back their title as King of Singapore in a clean 3-0 sweep. We speak to Resurgence Coach Jia Lun “Rayne” Ang on their thoughts after the match. Q: First of all, congratulations on the very convincing win against Sovereign. After so many hard-fought battles, RSG are now back at the top. What would you say the team condition is right now? We’re so relieved...

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[FIFA ESPORTS] Paris Saint-Germain to Work with Team Flash for 2018 Asia Summer Tour

Paris Saint-Germain’s men’s team will be on its summer tour from the 25th July to the 4th August 2018. The team will be in Singapore from the 25th July to 1st August where they will participate in the International Champions Cup (ICC) against Arsenal (28th July) and Atletico (30th July) before making its way to Shenzhen, China to compete in the Champions Trophy against AS Monaco (4th August). Throughout the tour, Paris Saint-Germain will organise events and digital activations to engage its supporters and to develop the brand in Asia. On the 29th July at Clarke Quay in Singapore, Lucas « DaXe » Cuillerier...

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