Don’t miss the newest collectibles at the TagCom’s 12th year

SM Megatrade Hall 3 | Apr 21 - Apr 22, 2018
Event Details

Wear your best as Hobby at Worx proudly presents the 12th TagCom Toys and Hobbies Convention! Don’t miss it out this coming April 21 and 22 at  5th Level, Megatrade Hall 3, SM Megamall.

12th TagCom

The 12th TagCom is a two-day event of festivity of collectors and toy enthusiasts. Over 50 booths of toy sellers and retailers will be present in one convention. This event will be an opportunity for hobbyists, collectors and casual goers to get the chance to have an array of toys and collectibles that they will surely enjoy.

Expect this big event to have an exciting lines of activities for the attendees!

  • Collectors display and exhibit of life-sized statues.
  • Toy Auctions
  • Gundam Caravan
  • Artist Alley
  • and a lot more suprises that awaits for you!

Photo via Tagcom

What to expect at the 12th TagCom?

Don’t miss out as there’ll be a lot of fun activities, contests and surprises that you can only experience at 12th TagCom!

Wanlu and his puppets, the artist who’s famous for his variety of Entertainment and Artistry such as Puppetry, Ventriloquism and Magic, will be there as a guest! Kalis Clan and V’s Clan would also be there as a guest performers.

Love Dance PH are also attending this two-day event. Expect that the booths will have activities including Door Prize, Crew Attendance Reward, Selfie Event, Cubi Bingo, Cubit Packages , Lucky Pick for attendees to enjoy!

There will also be a Cosplay Competition that will be judged by Ikang Dupet, Daph Cortes and Sekishinkou!

Photo via cosplay

Cosplay Competition

Cosplay Guidelines for the 12th TagCom (Toys and Hobbies Convention)

1. Registration begins at 10:00am and closes at 2:00pm on April 21, 2018.
2. Participants must be in costume upon registration. To avoid inconvenience, participants should arrive at the venue in costume.
3. The participants must have the following upon registration:

  • Two (2) copies of a full body picture of the character. 
  • Registration forms. The participant should fill out the registration form provided at the event itself. It will be submitted upon registration together with the full body picture of the character.

4. The Cosplay Catwalk will be start at 4pm. Individual cosplayers are given a maximum of 0ne (1) minute stage time. Failure to comply with the time limit will result to the disqualification of the cosplayer from the competition.
5. Cosplayers will judge during the Cosplay Catwalk, from which the Best Male, Best Female, Best Child will be chosen.

6. The winners of the Cosplay competition will be decided by the judges in terms of these criteria:

  •  Characterization – the cosplayer’s resemblance to the reference character in terms of personality and behavior.
  • Costume and Craftsmanship – resemblance of the costume to that of the reference character. Quality of the costume and visual appeal.
  • Overall Appeal- innovativeness, creativity, and audience appeal. This including the catwalk presentation for individual cosplayers.

Criteria Breakdown

  • Individual Cosplay:
  • Characterization=35%
  • Costume =35%
  • Overall Appeal=30%

Modify to the Max with Diecast Mod Contest

Attendees can also have the chance to win an airbrush from Hobbiworkz. Open to all brand of Diecast. (around 1:64th scale plus or minus) Submission of entries is on April 21, 2018 at SM Megatrade Hall 3. All entries will be accepted within 11am to 4pm.

There will be two categories on this contest. The Best modified and Best in Paint/Detail. First place winners will receive an airbrush from Hobbiworkz, while 2nd and 3rd winners will receive a certificate.


1. Scale must be around 1:64 plus or minus, 1:43/50 and HO scale are excluded.
2. Diecast only, no plastic body.
3. No diorama, preferably no base. If mounted on base 3×31/2 inchs maximum, no additional points for base.
4. Maximum of 2 entries per person.
5. 5 entries to open a Category.
6. Pullout of entries is on April 22, Sunday starting 7:30pm to 9:00pm.
7. Organizers have the right to use winning entry as poster material on future events.
8. Winning entries of any past events of Hobby @ Worx are not allow to join.

Judging criteria:

  • 25% Paint job 
  • 25% Detail 
  • 30% Skill of construction
  • 20% Accuracy

Customized Action Figure Contest

Customized Action Figure Contest will have two categories.


  • Will be for figures between 6″ to 10″ only.
  • Custom figures must be articulated.
  • Purely mechanized figures are not qualified such as Gundams and Robots.


  • Will be for figures 3.5″to 5″ only.
  • Custom figures must be articulated.
  • Purely mechanized figures are not qualified such as Gundams and Robots.

Additional informations:

  • Base, base stands and accessories will not be part of judging.
  • Judges may articulate the figure to check for fine details.
  • Names or respective logos of the contestants must not be on the display area.
  • Maximum two entries per category.
  • Non-Manila residents can still participate on the event through an attending representative.

Criteria for Judging:

  • Sculpting – 35%
  • Overall paint job – 35%
  • Creativity -30%


Event Details

What: 12th TagCom Toys and Hobbies Convention

When: April 21-22 2018

Where: 5th Level, Megatrade Hall 3, SM Megamall


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