Encantadia Fan Art: The 2020 Rebirth

True to their place among Philippine pop culture symbols, characters from the Encantadia saga continue to be a frequent subject matter used for making visual art. Now that ‘Encantadia 2016’ is being retelevised by GMA, there could be a #EncantadiaFanArt challenge going around on the internet again, albeit understated. For your pleasure, we’ve collected this…

Encantadik Shows You Can Turn Your Doodles to Aesthetic Art

A 21 year old art enthusiast from Mandaluyong unearthed drawings of his own from 11 years ago, something he himself laughed about and almost can’t believe he really made. In 2009 Joe Navarra drew characters from two of Kapuso Network’s groundbreaking fantasy shows. On an unusual canvas which was his sister’s diary, he doodled Alwina…

The Ice Queen Sister of Cassiopea: Encantadia Theories

A 7-Minute-Read #EncantadiaTheory by Encantadia Saga — I intended to tell the following theories in the third P.O.V. collectively, but as I swerved to a lot of what-ifs, that changed and I decided to divide it in sections. Pore over, ka-Enca. THEORY No. 1 Nandra Back when Encantadia was in its early epoch of establishing…

Team ‘E’ Shared a Thank You Note and a Season 2 Concept Art

Our previous blog opportunely reached the team that pioneered Encantadia. Direk Mark Reyes gave a sympathetic thank you message to us and to all fans of the Philippine fantasy legend that celebrated yesterday its 15th crystal year. He commented on our Facebook post: Avisala! First of all, thank you for keeping the love for Encantadia…

The Little that We Know about Encantadia Season 2

Let’s look back at what the triumvirate of behind-the-scene Encantadia gods — Director Mark Reyes V (‘Emre’), Lead Visual Artist Noel Layon Flores (‘Arde’), and Headwriter Suzette Doctolero (‘Ether’) — had stated about the adoyaneva or future of the Kapuso telefantasya. EMRE The clamor for Season 2 had its peak just when the remake-sequel (requel)…

Akin si Amihan

Can Amihan return to the Promised Land? This Tagalog fanfiction short story by The Chronicles of Encantadia evokes two different possible ways she’ll be able to go back once again to the world she’s sacrificed her life for. Narinig ko ang malumanay na pagbukas ng pinto ng aking silid. Bago ko pa man lingunin ang…

Ang Aral Ng Apat Na Brilyante

Ang gintong aral ng mga Brilyante ng Tubig, Lupa, Apoy, at Hangin ay itinuro ni Reyna Amihan sa tagapagmana niyang si Lira bilang paghahanda ng batang Diwata sa kanyang pagiging isang ganap na Sang’gre, sa kanyang paglalayag patungong Devas, at sa kanyang pagtuklas at pag-alam sa paraan ng pamumuhay sa mundong hindi man niya kinagisnan…

Kabanata 1 – Ang Brilyante ng Apoy

Kabanata 1 – Ang Brilyante ng Apoy Malalakas na hiyaw ng isang babae ang sumasabay sa pag-alab muli ng pinakamalaking bulkan sa Lupain. Ilang siglo na ang nagdaan simula nang mabuhay muli ang Bulkan ng Hathoria. At gaya ng mga likas na kababalaghan sa Lupain, ang pagputok ng bulkang gaya nito ay takda ng isang…

The Promise of Mulawin VS Ravena (Teaser Review)

May 5, 2017, we witnessed the first teaser of the next big thing in GMA’s primetime block: Mulawin VS. Ravena. It is so fateful that Encantadia concludes its run on the same month the original series aired in 2006, to give way to the first breakthrough fantasy series of GMA that ushered in a golden…

Game of Gods

An #EncantadiaTheory by Encantadia Saga [Bathalang Keros] Bilang isang bathala, hindi ba nararapat lamang na may mga sumasamba sa’yo? Bakit ka pa naging bathala kung wala ka namang mga alagad o disipulo? Sa ibang mitolohiya, ang isang bathala ay nanghihina o namamatay kapag kaunti na lang o wala nang sumasampalataya sa kanya. Ngunit iba si…

Ong-Bak, Encantadia amongst launching games for Nintendo Switch SEA

Nintendo Co. Ltd – The largest Japanese multinational consumer electronics and video game company will be launching the worldwide-phenomenon Nintendo Switch specifically for Southeast Asia (SEA) with not just one, but three original titles from, of course, Southeast Asian countries; The Legend of Ong-Bak; Shutter: Photographs; and Tales of Encantadia, as tweeted by Nintendo twitter…

AzPiren

I don’t really know why I am writing this. I don’t write about love teams, real or fictional. Maybe I write this now because I am the first to use the hashtag, #AzPiren, in social media posts and the first to make a meme out of the photos of this newest Encantadia couple. And as…