A lot of our readers have been asking on the latest updates on Rehman Rashid’s health. Here is the latest update from his brother, Rafique: Greetings all. Sorry for the… Read more Update #3 on Rehman Rashid’s Health
Most Malaysian manga fans were upset with the recent closure of both Comic House & Tora Aman, who produced Malay translations of popular Japanese comics. This meant that fans could… Read more Comic Paradise to continue publishing Malay-translated Manga?
Tora Aman, a local comic publisher most popular for their Malay translation of Doraemon comics, have shut down. This comes within just a few months of the closing of Comic… Read more Saying Goodbye to Tora Aman after almost 24 years
Marianne Lau Pin Leah and Lam Mei May formed the group back in 1996 initially calling themselves ‘Brodwyn’ before renaming it to ‘Juliet The Orange’ in 1999, around the time they dropped… Read more Remember Juliet The Orange’s Eyelash? #blastfromthepast
You might have already read it in the local newspapers. Last week, Mrs Hew, from Lat’s Kampung Boy passed away. Can’t remember which one is her? She passed away at her… Read more Mrs Hew, of Lat’s Kampung boy fame, dies at 80
Imagine no further. Fishball’s latest book does just that. My Giant Geek Boyfriend was launched at the Mabopa Bookfest at Sunway Putra Mall last weekend. It’s the debut comic of… Read more Can you imagine life with a Giant & Geeky Boyfriend?
If you are looking for contemporary urban novels in Malaysia, the first name that pops up for many would be Fixi. Fixi was Launched by Amir Muhammad in 2011 and… Read more A short Q&A with Amir Muhammad of Fixi
Image from Rehman Rashid’s Facebook page.As you know, Rehman Rashid suffered a heart attack recently. We had posted about this a couple of weeks back. We’ve just received an update… Read more An update on Rehman Rashid’s Health Condition
Absent Without Leave, directed by Lau Kek Huat, was banned in Malaysia due to the whole communist issue. The movie is set during the Communist Insurgency and recounts the stories of the… Read more Why is this movie banned in Malaysia? Can you watch it for free?
Looking for a fun way to discover Kuala Terengganu? This is the perfect book for you. This travelogue-comic was first released by Maple Comics in December 2014 with a reprint… Read more Kuala Terengganu in 7 Days by Mimi Mashud
Another blast from the past. This time we’ve picked “Suci Dalam Debu” by Iklim. Not sure if you remember this song. The first two lines has always stuck to me..… Read more Suci Dalam Debu – Iklim #blastfromthepast
Malaysian Book Publishers Association (MABOPA) will be organising a book fair this 22-26 February 2017 at Sunway Putra Mall, Kuala Lumpur. There are quite a number of activities planned especially on… Read more Mabopa Bookfest @Sunway Putra Mall
I remember getting a copy of this from my Uncle who was working at the New Straits Times at that time. We were living in Kuala Krai, Kelantan and he… Read more Looking back at another classic, Mat Som
Late last year, Fixi announced that they were temporarily closing down their physical shop at Jaya One. They continued to sell books through their online store (http://fixi.com.my/) and subsequently opened a… Read more Get your local fix from Fixi’s new store