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'Plants vs. Zombies 3' soft launches in Philippines, Ireland, and Romania

Feb 27, 2020 - 6:33 PM

Seven years after 'Plants vs. Zombies 2' and several spinoffs later, the series makes a return to classic PvZ gameplay

PVZ 3. Image from EA

Jasmine Alkhaldi nails Olympic cut, sets PH swim records thrice

Dec 09, 2019 - 2:21 PM

'This one is a tough race because because all of us were so close, so to get a medal here, I’m very happy,' says Philippine swimming star Jasmine Alkhaldi

OLYMPIC QUEST. Jasmine Alkhaldi moves a step forward to qualify for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Rappler screenshot

WATCH: E3 2018's South Hall featuring Square Enix, Capcom, Ubisoft booths

Jun 13, 2018 - 12:42 PM

Get a load of what these game makers have in store for fans at E3 2018!

RESIDENT EVIL 2. Capcom's booth was highlighted by the remake of the Playstation classic and a new Megaman game. Photo by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

The big announcements at EA Play ahead of E3 2018

Jun 10, 2018 - 2:25 AM

Learn more about what Electronic Arts has in store for gamers ahead of E3 at its EA Play press conference

EA PLAY. Electronic Arts' presentation for E3 is gearing up! Screenshot from YouTube stream.

Rappler Game Night: 'UFC 3'

Feb 10, 2018 - 7:00 PM

We try out the game's 'Knockout Mode' where it's all kicks and punches and knees and elbows while Snoop Dogg does the commentating

East Asia Summit to slam murder of Kim Jong-Nam

Nov 12, 2017 - 8:15 AM

Leaders of the East Asia Summit make a call to 'prohibit the use of chemical weapons and toxic materials as weapons,' a draft statement shows

SLAIN BROTHER. A man watches a television showing news reports of Kim Jong-Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, in Seoul on February 14, 2017. File photo by Jung Yeon-Je/AFP

Trump to skip key event in PH 'purely for scheduling reasons'

Oct 26, 2017 - 6:46 PM

US President Donald Trump will be in the Philippines only from November 12 to 13, and will skip the East Asia Summit on November 14

AMERICAN LEADER. US President Donald Trump speaks during a briefing on hurricane relief efforts in Dallas, Texas, on October 25, 2017. Photo by Jim Watson/AFP

Trump in PH November 12-13, will skip East Asia Summit

Oct 25, 2017 - 1:07 PM

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will likely attend the major summit in Trump's stead, says Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano

[E3 2017] Electronic Arts begins E3 with its big guns

Jun 11, 2017 - 3:27 AM

Electronic Arts takes out its big guns from a Battlefield 1 expansion a new game from Bioware called Anthem and a ton of Star Wars Battlefront II

EA at E3. Electronic Arts opens E3 with its pre-event press conference. Screen shot from YouTube livestream.

US fighter planes arrive in Philippines for training mission

Jun 16, 2016 - 6:24 PM

The Philippines longtime ally deploys the aircraft to train Filipino pilots as Manila remains locked in an increasingly tense maritime dispute with Beijing

US FIGHTER PLANE. An EA-18G Growler assigned to the Wizards of Electronic Attack Squadron (VAQ) 133 launches while Sailors taxi another EA-18G Growler assigned to VAQ-133 to an adjacent catapult on USS John C. Stennis' (CVN 74) flight deck. Photo from the US Navy

EA shows new E3 trailers for Battlefield, Mass Effect, and more

Jun 13, 2016 - 9:50 AM

Mass Effect FIFA Star Wars and other games get some time in the limelight ahead of E3

SMILE! An asari from Mass Effect smiles for the camera. Screen shot from Mass Effect trailer on YouTube.

Historic ASEAN summit opens under shadow of terror

Nov 21, 2015 - 8:13 AM

UPDATED Here s what s on the table and what s at stake for the Southeast Asian bloc

ASEAN SUMMIT OPENS. Armed Malaysian soldiers and police officers secure the area outside the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center, the venue of the 27th ASEAN Summit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, November 19, 2015. Photo by Rungroj Yongrit/EPA

One night with 'Heneral Luna'

Nov 15, 2015 - 3:16 PM

As an actor ayoko ma stuck sa isang role [But] I am a citizen of the Philippines before an actor says John Arcilla on his role as Antonio Luna

F--k for Forest, other novel campaigns for environment

Apr 22, 2015 - 8:58 PM

While most of us are busy separating our biodegradable from our non biodegradable trash running miles in glorified fun runs and teaching our kids to recycle their juice packs some take environmental activism to a whole new level

Photo from fuckforforest.com

Webhits: To future generations

Apr 22, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Watch spoken word artist Prince Ea in this public apology

Indonesia wRap: 21 April 2015

Apr 21, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Serangan bom di Sana a akibatkan 2 WNI terluka PIM 1 kebakaran akibat kompor meleduk dan Polda Metro Jaya tutup 6 ruas jalan utama Jakarta selama KAA

Ledakan bom di dekat KBRI Yaman mengakibatkan kerusakan di Gedung KBRI. Sumber foto Facebook Muhammad Wazier Hidayat

Ea Marie Torrado: Young and cutting-edge

Apr 03, 2013 - 6:17 PM

April is International Dance Month Meet a young Filipina dancer choreographer who is blazing the trail of a new dance genre

FINDING HER LANGUAGE. 'I choose contemporary dance because of its big room for discovery and exploration, and the challenge of setting the parameters in that big room.' Photo from Ea Torrado's Facebook page

The promise of Daragang Magayon

Feb 26, 2013 - 11:16 PM

The production team should be lauded for taking off from a much loved indigenous tale amidst the massive Hollywood ification and Disney fication of our culture in contemporary times

A PROMISE UNFULFILLED? Ea Torrado as Magayon in 'Daragang Magayon: Ang Istorya ni Mayon.' Photo courtesy of Rina Angela Corpus

Video Game 'Medal of Honor: Warfighter" to feature Basilan mission vs Abu Sayyaf

Apr 17, 2012 - 12:08 PM

The next Medal of Honor video game features missions against the Abu Sayyaf