Arrowland by Gandiva: A shot at being Hawkeye


If you were to ask me who my favorite superhero is, I’d probably scream “SPIDER-MAN!” before you could even finish your question. Somewhere in my top 10, though, is a pretty underappreciated Marvel hero who tends to be the butt of most jokes at Avengers parties: Hawkeye. Aside from his devil-may-care attitude and ability to make a purple costume look cool, I […]

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Industriya Marikina: A Father’s Day buffet like no other

Somewhere along a peaceful street in Marikina sits a rather charming and sophisticated establishment that offers delicious and flavorful dishes hailing from different parts of the world. Industriya Marikina Restaurant and Events Place is noteworthy because of its overall design, which embraces the look and feel of establishments in the 1940s. Fun fact: Industriya Marikina stands on what used to be a leather […]

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GEEK TOOTH: A sweet time in BGC, thanks to Mrs. Fields Cafe

It’s no big secret that I’m a sucker for sweets. There’s a particularly weak spot in my weak spot for cookies. Chocolate chip cookies are the best remedy for any bad day, weight gain and diabetes be damned. That’s why I was thrilled to spend my afternoon with some college friends and the very accommodating (and dare I say, sweet) folks […]

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GEEK TOOTH: Subspace Coffee House – The Perfect Space to Geek Out!

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Looking for an awesome place in the Ortigas/Pasig area where geeks and pop culture fans – especially K-Pop fans – can enjoy delicious food, great coffee, and their fandoms in peace? Subspace Coffee House is the brainchild of Thor Balanon and Wilmer Lopez – a spin-off (in true comic book fashion!) of their home and furniture shop, Space Encounters. It’s funny, actually; people kept […]

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GEEK TOOTH: Uno Morato – Geeks, Grub, and Gaming (and Galactus, Too!)

A little over a year ago, I was hooked on HeroClix. So hooked, in fact, that I wrote an article about it over at FlipGeeks (click here). At the time, I had a regular gig drawing comic strips for a…really rich client. Me being the conscientious and responsible young man I was, I promptly blew about half of my total […]

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