#PokeConPH2023: A Pokémon Extravaganza Uniting Fans of All Ages
#PokeConPH2023, a highly anticipated event organized by the dedicated team at Pokémon Philippines, took place on May 13, 2023, at Upperbox in Greenhills, San Juan City. This incredible gathering brought Pokémon Filipino enthusiasts of all ages together for an unforgettable celebration.
As the doors swung open, eager fans flooded the vibrant venue, ready to immerse themselves in the world of Pokémon. The atmosphere buzzed with excitement, setting the stage for an extraordinary experience.
A wide range of captivating activities catered to the diverse interests of Pokémon fans. The Video Game Tournament, featuring the popular game Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, provided a platform for skilled trainers to showcase their strategic prowess in intense Poke’ battles.
Cosplay enthusiasts transformed into their favorite Pokémon characters, adding a touch of magic to the event and captivating fellow attendees. The highlight of the event, the epic Quest Game, transported participants into an adventure brimming with challenges and rewards.
Artist and Merchant Booths adorned the venue, offering an enticing array of Pokémon merchandise and collectibles. Attendees also had the opportunity to explore an exciting assortment of products and offerings, courtesy of the talented artists and all-time Pokemon fans.
Special guest Klariz Magboo aka DJ Kara, known for her FIlipino iconic voice as Ash and Delia Ketchum, delighted fans with her vibrant personality and infectious energy. Attendees were also captivated by her presence, adding an extra dose of excitement to the #PokeConPH2023 experience. Likewise, Jeff Utanes, renowned as Team Rocket’s James and fondly referred to as “Goku ng Pinas,” impressed attendees with his remarkable voice acting skills and directorial expertise, creating unforgettable memories for fans.
In a heartwarming gesture, fans received a video greeting from Sarah Natochenny, the English voice of Ash. Furthermore, Sarah expressed her gratitude and extended her wishes to meet the Filipino Pokémon fans in person in the future, emphasizing the global impact and unity fostered by the Pokémon franchise.
Throughout the event, a sense of camaraderie enveloped the attendees as they engaged in animated discussions and shared their love for Pokémon. #PokeConPH2023 became a testament to the enduring popularity of Pokémon in the Philippines, uniting fans and creating lasting connections.
As #PokeConPH2023 drew to a close, both organizers and attendees felt a profound sense of fulfillment. The event celebrated the beloved Pokémon franchise while highlighting the unwavering dedication of Filipino Pokémon fans. Also, the spirit of Pokémon thrived, ensuring a bright future filled with shared passion and cherished memories.
With the invaluable support of sponsors such as Canon, EPlayment, Sip Water, and Yobick, alongside event partners Quantum and my brand, FLEEK, #PokeConPH2023 showcased the unifying power of Pokémon. This remarkable gathering also reinforced the legacy of the franchise and its ability to bring people together, fostering lasting connections and creating unforgettable experiences.