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Smart powers ToyCon 2016 + Pop Life FanXperience

by SMART Public Affairs | Jun 06, 2016
[6 June 2016] Smart is dishing out perks and prizes in PH’s biggest toy and pop culture celebration.

ToyCon 2016 Smart

Pulling out all the stops in supporting the passions of Filipinos, unrivaled mobile services provider Smart Communications is powering the much anticipated ToyCon 2016 + Pop Life FanXperience, dishing out awesome prizes for subscribers headed  to the biggest toy convention and pop culture event in the country.

Happening at the SMX Convention Center on June 10 to 12, ToyCon 2016 features a grand showcase of toys, games, movies, cosplay, anime, and collectibles, as well  as special segments with celebrities, comic artists and creative directors from iconic TV show and films.

Snag free tickets, limited edition toys

If you are a Smart subscriber, you can get a chance to win ToyCon 2016 tickets by posting a photo of you dressing up as your favorite character, or by sharing a screenshot or photo of your favorite video game or toy with the hashtag #SmartTOYCON.

At the event, be sure to drop by the Smart Zone, where you can instantly register for a chance to win exciting prizes such as Smart Bro Pocket WiFis, limited edition jackets, toys and gaming gears. You can also purchase a Smart SIM, load or subscribe to a new Smart Postpaid Plan for a chance to snag these exciting prizes.

To get instant photo-souvenirs, you and your friends can get inside Smart’s larger-than-life toy boxes of iconic shows like Game of Thrones, Lego and X-Men, and use #SmartTOYCON for your Instagram posts.

Hodor, Superman, Twilight wolves

A pop culture haven, the three-day event will be graced by Hollywood actors including Kristian Nairn (Game of Thrones); Dean Cain (Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman); Daniel Logan (Star Wars); Bronson Pelletier and Kiowa Gordon (Twilight); Thai heartthrob Maurio Maurer; and R&B artist Frankie J, among others.

ToyCon 2016 will also feature a 25-foot Voltes V statue, a Stan Lee Excelsior exhibit, and themed zones from the biggest entertainment brands like Marvel, DC, Game of Thrones, Walking Dead Cartoon Network, Capcom, Namco and DOTA, among many others.

Ultimate fan experience with Big Bytes 50

For the ultimate fan experience at the event, be sure to load up with Smart Big Bytes 50, which now lets you enjoy 2x data with 700MB for your dose of surfing, and access to top apps like Facebook, Instagram, Viber and Twitter, plus additional 600MB for streaming your favorite videos on YouTube and iflix – valid for three days for only P50. Just text BIG 50 to 9999.

For more of Smart promos that let you live out your passions, follow its official accounts on Facebook (, Twitter and Instagram (@SmartLife).