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New posters released together with the commencement of Victory Tour!

With 9 exact months to go till the official release of Catching Fire in the US, The Capitol PN has tweeted about the commencement of the Victory Tour and the poster.

PANEM ALERT: President Coriolanus Snow is pleased to announce this year’s Victory Tour, featuring Katniss Everdeen & Peeta Mellark – Victors of the 74th Hunger Games! The Capitol PN demands that all districts prepare accordingly. Inquire with your local district officials for further instructions.

Updated with extremely high resolution (4050×6000) version of the poster below!

Victory Tour Katniss Everdeen Peeta Mellark Close Up

The really, super pretty (in my opinion) poster of Peeta and Katniss. (Which is also posted on Facebook.)

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This poster is released on Hitfix.

Interesting isn’t it? Well. I am certainly glad to see promotions to start so soon on Catching Fire! 😀 Below are a few points i have noted from the posters. (Which is absolutely my own, and do not represent the site as a whole.) MIGHT be spoiler-ish.

  • The white roses in my memory seems to be connected to a certain person in the series. Wonder if that would be why it is placed there?
  • Judging from the photos that we have seen of the set, it certainly doesn’t seem like this set of clothes that Katniss was wearing.
  • Would this also mean that they are going to rope in the individual district mayor, Facebook, Twitter?

What do you think? Do tell us in the comments below or tweet us! 😀

The Hunger Games DVD and Blu-Ray are now available. “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” is scheduled for release on 22 November 2013 in USA.

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Credits: Hitfix via The Hob, Down With The Capitol. The Capitol PN Facebook via Twitter. Twitter.

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VIDEO: The Hunger Games Behind The Scenes Clip On Designing The Capitol

IGN revealed a new exclusive behind the scenes The Hunger Games clip which can be found on The Hunger Games Blu-Ray though we are not sure if this will be available on Singapore’s edition.

The Hunger Games, rated PG13, was released on 22 March 2012 and DVD and Blu-Ray pre-orders are now available. “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” is scheduled for release on 22 November 2013 in USA.

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China Glaze Singapore: “Capitol Colors” Coming Soon To Singapore

While we had reported reviews for China Glaze’s ‘The Hunger Games’ movie inspired “Colors From The Capitol”, also known as “Capitol Colors” nail collection, China Glaze Singapore announced on their official Facebook page that “Capitol Colors” nail collection will be arriving in Singapore soon.

Although the release date for “Capitol Colors” is stated to be March 1, 2012, in the press release, China Glaze Singapore said they “will reconfirm the availibility of these collection in Singapore ASAP”.

We certainly hope they will be available in Singapore soon!

Check out the color swatches for “Capitol Colors” after the jump.

The twelve colour samples released so far!

As mentioned in a previous article, you can find China Glaze in these Sephora outlets in Singapore at these places :) :

  • Takashimaya S.C. B1
  • ION Orchard L1
  • Great World City L1
  • Marina Bay Sands B2

China Glaze can also be found in selected Watsons stores.

‘The Hunger Games’ will be released in Singapore on 22 March 2012.

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter (@HungerGamesSG) as well as ‘Like’ us on Facebook for the latest updates!

PHOTOS: All Lacquered Up Reviewed China Glaze’s “Colors From The Capitol” Collection

While Bella Sugar has a video review on several colors from “Colors From The Capitol” nail polish collection by China Glaze in collaboration with Lionsgate for ‘The Hunger Games’ movie, All Lacquered Up reviewed all 12 colors from “Colors From The Capitol” nail collection with photos of what each color looks like on actual nails and applications tips.
 
 

China Glaze Luxe & Lush (District 1 – Luxury) is the FLAKIE top coat. I know all you flakie fans have been freaking over this and since we’re in the midst of a giant flakie movement I’m sure this color will sell fast. In the bottle you can see flecks of fiery orange, blue and a lilac leaning pink in a milky base. I thought it would pair well with Dress Me Up but I wanted to show you other options so I included a black (ChG Liquid Leather) and pale blue (ChG Sea Spray). I think I expected it to explode over black but it kind of fizzled out like an expired firecracker. I love it over the other two though.

 
 

China Glaze Stone Cold (District 2 – Masonry) surprised me as I wasn’t expecting to see a matte in this collection but it makes total sense to have this graphite glitter dry with a matte finish. It’s so asphalt-esque I can’t stand it. Though very similar to Nubar Matte Midnight. Like most mattes, the formula is a bit thick and goopy so use thin coats and workly quickly since mattes dry fast.

 
 

China Glaze Riveting (District 3 – Technology) is a jelly-fied gem. A sister to two classic China Glaze jellies, Orange Marmalade and Orange-Pacific this color has one thing going for it the others lack, pigment. It’s magical. Two coats and it’s on! LOVE!

 
Visit All Lacquered Up to read reviews and see pictures on all 12 colors for “Colors From The Capitol”!

According to All Lacquered Up, “Colors From The Capitol” will be released in USA during mid-March. We hope it will be released in Singapore soon!

As mentioned in a previous article, you can find China Glaze in these Sephora outlets in Singapore at these places :) :

  • Takashimaya S.C. B1
  • ION Orchard L1
  • Great World City L1
  • Marina Bay Sands B2

China Glaze can also be found in selected Watsons stores.

‘The Hunger Games’ will be released in Singapore on 22 March 2012.

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter (@HungerGamesSG) as well as ‘Like’ us on Facebook for the latest updates!

Source: All Lacquered Up via Down With The Capitol.

VIDEO: Bella Sugar Reviews “Colors From The Capitol” China Glaze Nail Collection

We had reported Lionsgate will be collaborating with China Glaze to present “Colors From The Capitol” and Effie Trinket is the face for the nail polish line.

The twelve colour samples released so far!

Bella Sugar reviewed several colors from “Colors From The Capitol” collection for their Bella Beauty review segment so you can get to see what the color looks like when it’s applied on to the nails!

According to China Glaze Singapore, “Colors From The Capitol” will be made available in Singapore in a matter of time. We will update you as soon as it’s release!

As mentioned in a previous article, you can find China Glaze in these Sephora outlets in Singapore at these places :) :

  • Takashimaya S.C. B1
  • ION Orchard L1
  • Great World City L1
  • Marina Bay Sands B2

China Glaze can also be found in selected Watsons stores.

Will you be buying or are you giving this nail collection a miss? Tell us by leaving a comment below!

‘The Hunger Games’ will be released in Singapore on 22 March 2012.

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter (@HungerGamesSG) as well as ‘Like’ us on Facebook for the latest updates!

Source: Bella Sugar via Hunger Games Fireside Chat.

Today: The Odds Are In “The Hunger Games” Favor

We have missed an article in Today newspaper introducing “The Hunger Games” that was published on January 11 so here it is.

"The Hunger Games" featured in Jan 11, 2012 edition of Today

In case the photo isn’t clear enough, here’s a transcript of it provided by Today Online:

The Hunger Games: They are calling it the new book-to-film Harry Potter or Twilight. And for very good reason. The Hunger Games – the first book of The Hunger Games Trilogy, a young-adult science fiction series written by Suzanne Collins – has been on the New York Times bestseller list for more than 100 consecutive weeks.

The film version tells the story of how the government of dystopic Capitol mandates that each of its 12 districts pay tribute by sending one teenage boy and girl to compete in the annual Hunger Games, a fight-to-the-death live televised event. Oscar-nominee Jennifer Lawrence reportedly pipped 30 other starlets including Hailee Steinfeld, Abigail Roberts, Saoirse Ronan and Chloe Moretz to play Katniss Everdeen, the heroine who volunteers to take her little sister’s place when the latter gets chosen in the lottery to participate in the Games.

Also starring Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth and Woody Harrelson, the film’s sequel, based on the second novel, Catching Fire, has already been officially announced and will be released next year. Harrelson revealed that he has signed on for four films, so it looks like the series will be going all the way, with the final book, Mockingjay, adapted into a two-parter.

“May the odds be ever in your favour”, runs a quote from the book. We’re betting it already is. GENEVIEVE LOH | Opens: March 22

Personally speaking, I think the odds are certainly in “The Hunger Games” favor.

‘The Hunger Games’ will be released in Singapore on 22 March 2012.

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New Still Of Effie Trinket, Haymitch Abernathy And Katniss Everdeen In Capitol

While we are all hoping for new ‘The Hunger Games’ trailer, hoping for more information about ‘The Hunger Games’ soundtrack and whatnot, here’s a new still to tide everyone over while we wait!

‘The Hunger Games’ will be released in Singapore on 22 March 2012.

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Source: Daily Blam via Down With The Capitol.

Effie Trinket: The Capitol’s New Cover Girl For China Glaze’s Capitol Colors!

As we had previously reported earlier, there was some drama around China Glaze collaboration with Lionsgate to produce a ‘The Hunger Games’ related nail polish line. However, it looks like the nail polish line is confirmed with a new exclusive picture straight from the Capitol via Hollywood Crush!

It seems that District 12’s escort, Effie Trinket, is finally getting the attention she’s always wanted. Today, MTV released an advertisement for ‘The Hunger Games’ nail polish line, Capitol Colors, featuring Elizabeth Banks (Effie Trinket).

Effie Trinket (Elizabeth Banks) for Capitol Colors

If you are wondering if that is Elizabeth Banks in the picture, well, she has confirmed that it’s indeed her via her official Twitter.

Here’s what Hollywood Crush has to say:

Just look at Ms. Trinket in this photo! Her perfectly-curled hair is a very soft shade of pink, further accented by a purple head piece and a fuchsia top. Effie’s makeup is equally bold, with hot pink eyeshadow above and below her eyes, plus matching lipstick (not to mention those feather-like adornments on her eyelashes). The ad features small swatches of what we presume to be the official 12 colors to be launched as part of the “Capitol Colours” line, as well as the leading and clever tagline “What will you be wearing to the opening ceremonies?”

According to the news from the Capitol, the 12 polish colors will represent each of the 12 districts, which will allow the citizens of Panem to show support for their favorite tribute leading up to the Games on March 23. Inside sources tell us to expect more news updates from the Capitol as they continue to roll out additional promotions in the coming weeks.

As stated in our first report on China Glaze nail polish line, Capitol Colors is expected to be released by February. China Glaze Capitol Colors line should be on sale in all Sephora outlets in Singapore.

Here’s a list of Sephora outlets in Singapore:

  • Takashimaya S.C. B1
  • ION Orchard L1
  • Great World City L1
  • Marina Bay Sands B2

We had went to Sephora stores and we found China Glaze nail polishes are priced at around S$18 to S$20 per bottle. We assume this would be the price range for Capitol Colors nail polish line too.

One of Down With The Capitol readers, Ash, pointed out that the false lashes Effie Trinket (Elizabeth Banks) is wearing could be found in Sephora stores. “Deer & Butterfly Eyelashes” by PAPERSELF is priced at US$19 (around S$25) per set.

Will you be getting a bottle or two when line is released?

Don’t forget to follow us on Twitter (@HungerGamesSG) as well as ‘Like’ us on Facebook for the latest updates!

Confirmed: Hunger Games-inspired nail polish from China Glaze!

So, Lionsgate has FINALLY announced and confirmed the official nail polish colours and names for The Hunger Games, “Colours of the Capitol”. They’re working with China Glaze to release a series of Hunger Games-inspired nail polish, and the colour samples are definitely looking good!

The twelve colour samples released so far!

If you take a closer look at the names of the polishes, you’ll notice that each of the 12 polish colours seem to represent each district according to Shylah from Down With The Capitol.

Dress Me Up: District 8 (textiles)

Foie Gras(that’s French for duck/goose liver): Possibly District 10 (livestock)

Fast Track: District 6 (transport)

Hook and Line: District 4 (fishing)

Stone Cold: District 2 (masonry)

Smoke and Ashes: District 12 (coal mining)

Agro: District 11 (agriculture)

Mahogany Magic: District 7 (lumber)

Harvest Moon: District 9 (grain)

Riveting: District 3 (electronics)

Electrify: District 5 (power)

Luxe and Lush: District 1 (luxury products)

However, there are STILL rumours that this wonderous line of polishes may not be released! (Devastating, I know.) Hollywood Reporter states that

Los Angeles-based American International Industries, which says it is the country’s largest privately-held manufacturer of personal care and beauty products, filed a lawsuit Wednesday in LA Superior Court. The company claims that it closed a deal in late October to create a Hunger Games-branded version of its “China Glaze” nail polish, as well as contribute to the promotional campaign for the adaptation of the popular Suzanne Collins novel that Lionsgate is hoping will be a mega-blockbuster movie series similar to Twilight.

But shortly after Lionsgate executives signed the contract, according to the complaint, the studio made statements to the press that the deal was “not happening,” and asked American to say that the parties “were merely ‘discussing’ a ‘possible’ promotional deal.” American says it refused to lie, prompting a Lionsgate attorney to send an email on Nov. 17 saying that the studio was “terminating” the contract.

(BTW, I know some of you felt horrid at the comparison to Twilight. I know EVERYTHING. *narrows eyes*)

HOWEVER, DO NOT FRET! Lionsgate has announced in a recent press release that the nail polishes WILL be released on March 1, 2012!

SANTA MONICA, CA (December 9, 2011) – Lionsgate announces that it has partnered with worldwide beauty brand China Glaze on a collection of nail polish to debut in conjunction with the March 23, 2012 release of THE HUNGER GAMES.

In keeping with the powerful themes and messages of the story, the collection of nail polish will be inspired exclusively by one of the book’s distinct settings- the Capitol of the nation of Panem. Awash in lavish fashion, food, and entertainment, Capitol citizens enjoy extreme cosmetics and body modifications, bold wigs, and outlandish costumes.

The collection of colors will be available at specialty beauty retailers beginning on March 1, 2012.

As mentioned in a previous article, you can find China Glaze in these Sephora outlets in Singapore at these places :):

  • Takashimaya S.C. B1
  • ION Orchard L1
  • Great World City L1
  • Marina Bay Sands B2

Do tell us which colour is your favourite! I’d really like to know! 🙂

‘The Hunger Games’ Teaser Poster, Motion Poster, Countdown Widget And Official Website

This is yet another of our catching up post since these notable revelations had happened before Hunger Games Singapore is 100% on the track.

First of all, if you haven’t check out ‘The Hunger Games’ official movie website yet, you should totally do so now!

The Hunger Games Countdown Widget
Unfortunately, WordPress does not allows embedding of flash items so to get the code for this widget can be found at ‘The Hunger Games’ official movie website.

The Hunger Games Motion Poster
Unfortunately, WordPress does not allows embedding of flash items so to get the code for the motion poster can be found at ‘The Hunger Games’ official movie website. You can also see the motion poster in action at Yahoo! Movies where it first debuted on July 19, 2011.

A day after The Hunger Games motion poster made its debut, Lionsgate released the first ever official teaser poster on their official The Hunger Games movie Facebook page.

Check it out after the jump!

The Hunger Games Official Teaser Movie Poster

You should really click on that cool teaser poster above for the full sized version so you can ogle at it. It’s huge!

That’s the end of this catching up article! If you haven’t watch the first official The Hunger Games teaser trailer yet, you should totally go ahead and check it out here!

-Vanora(Admin)

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