“I’ve always felt like a Malaysian. I was born and raised here.”
20-year-old gamer Muhammad Aiman Hafizi Ahmad, who was born in Malaysia and raised in the city of Taiping, sat for every local public school examination, and even moved to another state to pursue his esports career at eighteen.
Yet, when he was given the chance to represent his country at the international stage thrice, he couldn’t go because he was stateless and did not have a passport.
Born to an Indonesian mother, Aiman was adopted by a Malay family when he was only ten days old.
Baby Yoda has helped Disney+ take home its first Emmy during the Creative Arts Emmys virtual presentation.
Star Wars: The Mandalorian took home awards for cinematography, production design, sound editing and sound mixing, as well as a big win in the ‘Outstanding Special Visual Effects’ category.
The Disney+ show beat out Stranger Things, Watchmen and Westworld to take home the gold, no doubt helped by internet sensation Baby Yoda.
Elsewhere, Watchman took home four wins in cinematography, costume, picture editing and sound mixing, making it the other big winner of the night.
Disney recently launched the Season 2 trailer
Fargo and Legion showrunner Noah Hawley has confirmed that his Star Trek movie would feature an entirely new cast, won’t feature captains Kirk or Picard, but would connect to the existing canon along the way.
Hawley’s Star Trek movie has been put on the backburner, but the director insisted to Variety that it’s still a going concern, just in stasis for now. Hawley has finished the script, which will include a new crew (as hinted at previously), but will connect to the existing stories in a similar way to how he approached his first season of Fargo.
In partnership with Riot Games Southeast Asia, Epulze has announced that The Royal SEA Cup is the latest addition to the Valorant Ignition Series.
Offering a US$25,000 prize pool, the competition will take place from September 21 to 27.
The Royal Cup will have 16 participating teams, including 12 direct invitees and 4 top teams from the open qualifiers. Open qualifiers will run on September 19 and 20.
In the main event, 4 groups of 4 teams per group will go through a Best-of-2 Round Robin group stage.The top 2 teams from each group will then go head-to-head in a