Wow! Blizzard and Legendary released the first movie trailer for Warcraft the Movie over the weekend at Blizzcon 2015. With the tagline Two Worlds, One Home, the Warcraft movie is set around the timeline of the First War between the Orcs and Humans and will feature Anduin Lothar and Durotan as the two main characters.

Watch the Warcraft: Movie trailer below courtesy of YouTube

This is really exciting and honestly for me, the trailer raised more questions than answers. I understand that the movie was in the works since 2009 (to be directed by Sam Raimi) and I am just happy that after all the setbacks, this movie will be soon be a reality.

For the Alliance side, we are expected to see Medivh (Ben Foster), King Llane Wrynn (Dominic Cooper), Khadgar (Ben Schnetzer), Taria Wrynn (Ruth Negga), Varian Wrynn and Moroes (Callum Keith Rennie) in addition to Anduin Lothar (Travis Fimmel). For the Horde side, the movie will cast Toby Kebbell as Durotan, Robert Kazinsky as Orgrim Doomhammer, Daniel Wu as Gul’dan, Anna Galvin as Draka, Clancy Brown as Blackhand, and Terry Notary as Grommash Hellscream. Truly an EPIC line of characters for both Alliance and the Horde.

The movie is set to be released on June 10, 2016. As an avid warcraft fan, I will post more updates here at soon.

Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void Opening Cinematic

The Swarm brought ruin to our world. Our proud people became refugees. And yet, they could not shatter our unity. For we are bound by the Khala. The sacred union of our every thought and emotion. Today we retake our homeworld. And with it, our legacy!

I really love the Protoss so when my brother told me that Blizzard released a new opening cinematic for Starcraft 2 Legacy of the Void 2 weeks ago, I immediately searched for it and watch it right away.

I was really amazed!!! I love the golden armor of the Protoss, the charging of the ever reliable zealots. And I also realized that the sentinels are cute in animation. Of course most of the Protoss fanatics who watched it will be mesmerized when “the merging is complete” and Archons will shout “Power overwhelming!!!“. Bad luck for the Zerg, they let the Protoss build a pylon so this will be a warping galore for the Protoss.

I believe the cinematic is set in Aiur, and it seems the Protoss is focused to reclaim their old stronghold. I wonder why there so few zergs than usual, maybe their Queen took the Swarm to deal with the other greater enemy.

For more Legacy of the Void backstory, enjoy this video posted by Blizzard today…

I am excited with Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void and I can’t wait for the November 10, 2015 launch!!!

Hope you liked my Starcraft post here at

List of Official Holidays in the Philippines 2016

Malacañang announced the list of Philippines Holiday 2016 last week. And as a public service to my readers who are searching for 2016 Philippine Holidays, I am posting the list here at

As per Proclamation No. 1105, s. 2015, here is the Official Holidays in the Philippines in 2016

January 1, 2016, Friday – New Year’s Day (Regular holiday)
January 2, 2016, Saturday – Additional special non-working day

February 8, 2016, Monday – Chinese New Year (Special non-working day)
February 25, 2016 – EDSA People Power Revolution (Special non-working day by virtue of Proclamation No. 1071, s. 2015)

March 24, 2016 – Maundy Thursday (Regular holiday)
March 25, 2016 – Good Friday (Regular holiday)
March 26, 2016 – Black Saturday (Special non-working day)

April 9, 2016, Saturday – Araw ng Kagitingan (Regular holiday)

May 1, 2016, Sunday – Labor Day (Regular holiday)

June 12, 2016, Sunday – Independence Day (Regular holiday)

August 21, 2016, Sunday – Ninoy Aquino Day (Special non-working day)
August 29, 2016, Monday – National Heroes Day (Regular holiday)

October 31, 2016, Monday – Additional special non-working day

November 1, 2016, Tuesday – All Saints Day (Special non-working day)
November 30, 2016, Wednesday – Bonifacio Day (Regular holiday)

December 24, 2016, Saturday – Additional special non-working day
December 25, 2016, Sunday – Christmas Day (Regular holiday)
December 30, 2016, Friday – Rizal Day (Regular holiday)
December 31, 2016, Saturday – Additional special non-working day

Other holiday proclamations will be issued by Malacanang Palace (e.g observance of Eid’l Fitr and Eidul Adha) soon and I will update them here at too.


World of Warcraft: Legion is the next WoW Expansion

Blizzard announced the next World of Warcraft expansion at Gamescom 2015 in Germany over the weekend!!!


Image Credits: Blizzard

World of Warcraft: Legion is the sixth expansion and it feature the Burning Legion as main nemesis!!! Watch the announcement trailer below courtesy of Youtube

World of Warcraft: Legion features a new hero class Demon Hunter and level cap to 110 among other notable features. Sticking to the Warcraft lore, only elven (night elves and blood elves) are the races qualified to be Demon Hunter, so good job Blizz! Also I believe Gamescom, Europe’s biggest trade fair for interactive games and entertainment is a perfect place to announce Legion, as it shows that the WoW MMORPG is really a global game.

Here is another video of Legion, this time the teaser!

Yeah! I’m excited about this expansion and I hope I can return to the Warcraft world before the World of Warcraft: Legion rolls out.

For more details please visit Legion’s official site:

Hope all you WoW Fanatics are excited too!!!

July 17, 2015, Friday is a Holiday in the Philippines

Its official! July 17, 2015, Friday, is a holiday in the Philippines for the EID’L FITR (Feast of Ramadhan). Malacanang announced this today and posted it in the official website.

Quoting the website:

Proclamation No. 1070, s. 2015
Signed on July 6, 2015



WHEREAS, Republic Act No. 9177 declared Eid’l Fitr (Feast of Ramadhan) as a regular holiday throughout the country;

WHEREAS, Eid’l Fitr is celebrated by the Muslim world for three (3) days after the end of the month of fasting;

WHEREAS, the entire Filipino nation should have the full opportunity to join their Muslim brothers and sisters in peace and harmony in the observance and celebration of Eid’l Fitr, and

WHEREAS, in order to bring the religious and cultural significance of the Eid’l Fitr to the fore of national consciousness, it is necessary to declare Friday, 17 July 2015, as a regular holiday throughout the country.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BENIGNO S. AQUINO III, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by law, do hereby declare Friday, 17 July 2015, as a regular holiday throughout the country in observance of Eid’l Fitr (Feast of Ramadhan).

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.

Done in the City of Manila, this 6th day of July, in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Fifteen.


By authority of the President:

Executive Secretary

Hooray for another long weekend holiday for PH!
For more details please visit

Angry Birds Fight Cheats and Tips

I was on a lookout for a good free iOS game early this month and I noticed this new game from Rovio: Angry Birds Fight!

Angry_Birds_Fight splash

Quoting Rovio blog

We are incredibly excited to announce that Angry Birds Fight! will be launched in the Asia Pacific region on May 7th! The game will be available from the Apple App Store and Google Play, and will introduce Japan, China, Korea, and Taiwan, among other counties, to the frenzied player-versus-player gameplay of Angry Birds Fight!. See the first gameplay trailer below for a glimpse of the action!

Wow! Cool! First launch in my region!


I also noted that I have not posted some gaming related items here at so I am sharing some Angry Birds Fight Tips and Cheats.
For starters just try to the game via installing it from Apple App Store and Google Play. Again install from official sites only :)

Then first Angry Birds Fight Tip for the day will be to log in every day and go to your gift box and get your Free Angry Birds Fight Diamonds to celebrate Angry Birds Fight 1st 3 million downloads.


Will post more Angry Birds Fight Tips and Cheats in the future

Sam Mendoza SMS Scam 2015… Still alive and kicking

I receive several reports that a certain Sam is making some SMS Scam rounds again this year.

Several years ago I created a blog post awareness about an SMS Scam featuring one Sam Mendoza. She patterned it from a similar scam a year before (the Marie Velasco SMS Scam in 2009). That blog post got some 200+ replies from readers and the scam site kept on jumping and moving to several free domain ( domain redirects).

So fast forward to 2015, I checked the supposedly “Plea for help” website and behold… its the same old scam of Sam Mendoza in 2009. Same picture. Same old set of credentials and Transcript of Records. Oh wait,  there have been some updates on the year of birth and some changes and twists in the words describing her supposedly need for help in return of doing special favors (hehehe) to those who would help her. But overall still the same pathetic “Angel crying for help” epic fail scam.

Read for yourself below and compare it to my Sam Mendoza 2010 scam post.

An angel crying for help…

I don’t know if what I’m doing is right but I just need guidance and little chance in life…

I’m a girl from Bacolod City, Negros Occidental. Orphaned since high school but still surviving. I’m a College graduate / DOST Scholar. Dito po ako lumaki but my family is really from Surigao. I can’t trace back my relatives there anymore… Ngayon, naka-boarding house lang po ako because before, nangungupahan lang din kami ng kwarto nung buhay pa parents ko..

Nag-apply po ako ng work sa San Miguel Bacolod plant and they told me na walang masyadong computer job vacancy ang plant nila because beer factory lang daw po sila. Though i-foforward daw po nila sa main office sa ortigas ung application ko and after a few weeks, I was asked for a final briefing interview sa Ortigas. I-hihire na daw po ako dahil ok naman daw ang interview ko dito sa plant nila sa Bacolod…

… The problem is di ko po kayang pumunta… Di ko na po alam ang gagawin at this point. I don’t have the basic means to go to Manila. I don’t have any relatives na malalapitan dito. Ito siguro ung something for me na “so close, yet still so far..”. Kung may makabasa man pong tao dito sa ginawa kong blog, I’m asking for a little help lang po sana. Mabigyan lang po sana ako ng chance na makapunta ng Manila and to get the job na inapplayan ko po sana..

May matutuluyan naman po ako (pero pansamantala nga lang) sa Novaliches kung sakali. Siguro po, if dumating man sa point na kailangan kong ibaba at ipagpalit ung sarili ko… gagawin ko., makapunta lang po ng Maynila.

Hindi ko na rin naman po sana gagawin tong magmakaawa at humingi ng tulong sa ibang tao kung binigyan lang sana ako ng Diyos ng magandang buhay at hindi katulad ng sitwasyon gaya nito… Desperate na po ako…

Wow she did not run out of tears after 5 long years of crying (and scamming), and I believe we have a new Guiness record here 😀

New URLs/domains include the ff:

So again: Hello there Sam the Scam! better luck next time!

To all my friends and readers: this Sam Mendoza is a scam so please do not entertain any solicitation from her. And please do spread this awareness campaign against this Sam Mendoza scam.

Read the following post from my archives:

If you have received the same scam, or have a new site hosting/containing her scam, please feel free to leave some comments below. Thanks!

Pahiyas Festival 2015

Here’s another Post Picture Now Blog Details Later post featuring my very own province.

Raven and I went to Lucban, Quezon last week to attend the Pahiyas Festival 2015. Its been ages since I last visited Lucban for a Pahiyas festival and we were very happy to experience the different displays for the Pahiyas, the wonderful food and all the activities. I am posting these six photos as a prelude to a future blog post here at

Le Chevrerie Resort and Spa, Anilao, Mabini, Batangas

Here’s another Post Picture Now Blog Details Later slash free six pics mashup post :)

For Raven’s birthday we went to Anilao, Mabini, Batangas and had a relaxing and fun-filled weekend at Le Chevrerie Resort and Spa. I am posting these six photos as a teaser for a future blog post here at

Thanks to the Le Chevrerie staff for making our stay memorable!

Misibis Bay Resort, Cagraray Island, Bacacay, Albay, Philippines

Here is another Post Picture Now Blog Details Later post with some free six twist. We recently went to Bicol, and had a weekend at Misibis Bay Resort in Cagraray Island, Bacacay, Albay, Philippines. I am sharing these wonderful six photos as a sampler and placeholder for a future blog post.