This Blog Skipped 2016 And It’s OK

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Hello! I don’t know if you noticed but the last entry on this blog was posted December 29, 2015. I completely missed out on 2016. Sorry for that — or you’re welcome, if you didn’t want this site to come alive again. Since I missed writing about things in 2016, here’s a quick list of some of the things that …


Update Like A Collectiboss

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I hope everyone’s enjoying the holidays! This is my first and only post for 2015. Hooray? I’m just here to let you guys know that I’m still alive and this blog is too. You know, just in case you’re keeping a Bloggers Who Still Blog Because They’re Still Holding On To The Idea That Blogging Is Still Relevant In 2015 …

Funko Pop! Weeping Angel - Holidays

Happy Holidays, Everyone!

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Hey, everyone! I hope you’re all enjoying the holidays! I just want to thank all the collectors who purchased stuff from Collectiboss, especially those who spent some time talking to me about Pops and this hobby that has brought the passion for toy collecting in Filipinos to new heights. Conversations about the hobby you love with the people who share …

The Pros and Cons of Asia Pop Comicon Manila

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I’ve never been crazy about local geek conventions. I’ve attended a few just to see what’s out there, but I always felt local conventions leaned more towards commerce rather than the celebration of fandom. That’s why I didn’t buy my ticket to Asia Pop Comicon Manila until days before the event. I only gave in because I was told Nathalie …