The 2nd Annual Children’s Reality Telethon Dec. 19

On December 19th, Tainted Reality will be hosting its 2nd annual Children’s Reality Telethon. The event will be a 24 hour video game and music broadcast to raise money for the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia! Hosts will play a variety of games from a vast array of classic and current systems, hold contest giveaways, welcome on special guests and performers, and perform special mini events and pranks to reward donators. Perks will also be provided to donators based on their dollar amount submitted, which include the opportunity to control the broadcast for 30 minutes, create custom video game challenges to test the merits of the hosts, and special thanks shout outs live during the broadcast.

Special Appearances by:
Angel Rodriguez – The Director of Awesome at ScrewAttack.com
MarzGurl – Internet Personality on Channel Awesome
Calluna – Internet Personality on Channel Awesome
Rerez – Gaming Personality on Youtube
Lovely Heart Maid Cafe – Japanese style maid cafe from Norfolk, VA
and more to come!

Make Donations at: Generosity.com
Where to watch: Tainted Reality Twitch channel
When and what time: Saturday, December 19th at 6pm Eastern (3pm Pacific) to Sunday, December 20st at 6pm (3pm Pacific)
Viewers don’t have to wait for the broadcast to donate! Donations ahead of time are encouraged to unlock goals!

Goals:
$200 – The Lovely Hearts Maid Cafe presentation video
$300 – The Raw Onion Challenge
$400 – Calluna Live Skype Appearance
$600 – Live Game with MarzGurl
$700 – The Rocky Challenge
$800 – Live Game with Rerez
$900 – Celebrity Impersonation Challenge
$1000 – Live Game with Angel Rodriguez
$1100 – Cotton Mouth Challenge
$1300 – Roger Gets A Goddamn Pie To The Face
$2000 – Grand Prize (TBA)
and more to come!

Give-away Prizes:
Nintendo Entertainment System w/ Excitebike

Attendees can RSVP on the event’s Facebook Event Page

K-Stomp Ends The Summer With A Monster K-Pop Celebration August 29th

 

Summer is winding down, but K-Stomp won’t let Summer 2015 end without a BIGBANG! Four DJ’s will slam the dance floor with the latest hits from EXO​, BTS, F(x), 4MINUTE​, 소녀시대(Girls’ Generation)​, and 샤이니(SHINee)​!

RSVP at our Facebook Event Page!

Encouraged Dress (Not a dress code)
Korean street fashion, Japanese street fashion, cosplay, visual kei, lolita

Fashion Contest
Strut your stuff in our Korean/Japanese fashion contest where you can win a bunch of cool prizes, including free snacks from the Asian Snack Bar, and a copy of a SHINee’s Odd! This is a free format fashion contest and all Asian themed styles are welcome to compete!

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Tournament
This is the biggest prize for our tournament yet! Battle it out with your friends on our 10ft tall projection screen displayed above the main stage to prove who is the champion of Smash At Stomp! Winner will walk away with a $100 cash prize!
Tournament Sign-Up: 9pm-10pm
Tournament Starts: 10pm
Buy-In: $5 (does not include club entry fee)
Full bar for 21+ attendees! CASH ONLY!

DJ’s:
Roger Shackelford​ – K-pop / J-pop / Electro House
DJ Genki – J-Core / K-Pop Remixes
DJ Lotus – K-pop / J-pop
Hayden Glenn Imella – K-pop / J-Core / Hardstyle

GLOW STICKS AND OTHER GLOW GEAR AVAILABLE ON SITE

Vendors Selling: K-Pop Merch, J-Rock CD’s, Japanese Snacks, Handmade items

18+ to enter. 21+ to drink
Entry: $10

Syokudaikakkokai 2nd maxi single “Kimi o Kaden ni Shite Ageru (I’ll Make You an Appliance)” on sale August 26, 2015

“So that even if I stood frozen yesterday, I can stand up today…” Syokudaikakkokai, the group that looks like no more than your everyday behind-the-times salaryman band from deep in the world of white face paint, returns with new canon that surpasses their previous release, [Kagurazaka EXPLOSION]! Sobbing corporate slaves and sneering brutes… We’ll make you into appliances too!

※If an advance order is placed together with an order for an item in stock, both items will be delivered together when the item on advance order is officially released. Therefore, it is recommended that advance orders are placed separately.

July 12, 2015 at the live venue
August 26, 2015 in stores
CD number: SWSD-3
Label: Starwave Records
Distribution: FWD Inc.
Price: 1,296yen (tax in)

CD Playlist:
01. Tobiorita boku wa terebitou ni tsukisasaru
02. Reizouko no nakade…
03. Omaemo kaden ni shiteyarouka
04. Kimi wo kaden ni shiteageru
05. Akumano Kajitsu

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Get Otakon Started Right With K-Stomp on July 23rd

This year, K-Stomp is THE pre-game party to hit up before the convention begins! Starting immediately after the Matsuri, come and join us as we blast the latest and greatest K-pop and J-pop! Four DJ’s will slam the dance floor with the latest hits from EXO, BTS, F(x), 4MINUTE, 소녀시대(Girls’ Generation), and BIGBANG!

Door prizes and attendee prize packages provided by Otakon!

RSVP at the Facebook Event Page!

Encouraged Dress (Not a dress code)
Korean street fashion, Japanese street fashion, cosplay, visual kei, lolita

Fashion Contest
Strut your stuff in our Korean/Japanese fashion contest where you can win a bunch of cool prizes, including free snacks from the Asian Snack Bar, and a copy of a BIGBANG’s Made Series – A! This is a free format fashion contest and all Asian themed styles are welcome to compete!

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Tournament
This is the biggest prize for our tournament yet! Battle it out with your friends on our 10ft tall projection screen displayed above the main stage to prove who is the champion of Smash At Stomp! Winner will walk away with a $150 cash prize! Friends can’t make it? They can watch the tournament live on our Twitch channel!
Tournament Sign-Up: 9pm-10pm
Tournament Starts: 10pm
Buy-In: $5 (does not include club entry fee)
Twitch Channel Link: www.twitch.tv/tainted_reality

Full bar for 21+ attendees! CASH ONLY!

DJ’s:
Roger Shackelford – K-pop / J-pop / Electro House
DJ Genki – J-Core / K-Pop Remixes
DJ Lotus – K-pop / J-pop
Hayden Glenn Imella – K-pop / J-Core / Hardstyle

GLOW STICKS AND OTHER GLOW GEAR AVAILABLE ON SITE

Vendors Selling: K-Pop Merch, J-Rock CD’s, Japanese Snacks, Handmade items

18+ to enter. 21+ to drink
Entry: $10

Misaruka WDP Limited DVD “World Domination Project” Exclusively Released To Starwave Records Online Store and Live Venues

On sale at live venues from July 12 through July 14, 2015, and via the online shop for a limited time

Misaruka WDP is the new formation of the singer Rui and the lead guitarist Rin from Misaruka. Misaruka is a Visual Kei band form Japan who started their activities in 2008. Since they joined the record company Starwave Records in 2011, their popularity never stopped to increase. After many CD/DVD releases, many videos, and a number of one-man performances around Japan, they are now well known in the VK fandom for their dynamic performances, and respected by all in the industry. Misaruka WPD, which contains the 2 most popular members from Misaruka, is ready to rule the world!

DVD Playlist:
01. -Calling-
02. Segula
03. -Rogation-

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“Starwave Records Vol.4”, Celebrating the Label’s 5th Anniversary on sale September 9

An omnibus DVD commemorating the 5th anniversary of the founding of Starwave Records! The 4th omnibus DVD released by Starwave Records, celebrating 5 years since it was founded, features music videos from 11 artists!

DVD playlist:
01. Synk;yet / Messiah
02. Misaruka / -The butterfly effect-
03. Tokami / Luminescence
04. THE SOUND BEE HD / DARKNESS WORLD
05. Scarlet Valse / Story
06. Calmando Qual / Nega x Nega x Nega
07. Magistina Saga / Invisible wall
08. LIV’ERT / Black Out
09. Syokudaikakkokai / Kagurazaka EXPLOSION
10. nue / Siren
11. MAJOLICA / Gokusai

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Release event:
August 7,2015 Ikebukuro EDGE (Starwave Fest Vol.11)
August 8,2015 Ikebukuro EDGE (Starwave Fest Vol.12)

Magistina Saga To Release 4th EP “Allium” on July 8

“Do those feelings make you stronger, or weaker?”
Magistina Saga’s 4th mini-album contains 6 tracks including the previously unreleased [Shiro], plus a music video featuring the band’s new costumes. The album’s musical arrangements express a new color never before seen since Magistina Saga’s beginnings, each laying open a world view on intersecting feelings between men and women using a different theme. As with their previous release, production and sound arrangement are provided by Yuu of THE SOUND BEE HD. Pre-sales will begin at the sponsored live show at Ikebukuro RUIDO K3 on June 16, 2015.

CD Playlist:
01. wor/d
02. UNFAIR
03. Hakari ni kakeru utsuwa
04. Invisible wall
05. Shiro
06. intertwine

DVD Playlist:
01. Invisible wall (MV)

Line-up:
Vocal: Iori
Guitar: Urugi
Bass: Kyo
Support Drums: Takurou

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The Smash At Stomp Returns To K-Stomp on June 27

The Summer Of Smash has begun, and Tainted Reality is bringing it full force with the return of The Smash At Stomp on June 27th! Competitors are welcomed to battle it out with their friends on K-Stomp’s 10ft tall projection screen displayed above the main stage to prove themselves champion! The winner will walk away with a $50 cash prize!

Best of all, if your friends can’t make it, they can watch the tournament live on our Twitch channel!

In between matches, competitors will be treated to a 10,000 wat sound system as DJ’s spin the best in K-pop and J-pop, and a full bar with drafts, shots, and mixed drinks. (Please note the dance floor music and the tournament are not separate, and will be running congruently)

Super-Smash-BrosDate: June 27th
Place: Club Orpheus. Baltimore, MD
Sign-Ups: 8pm-9pm
Tournament Starts: 9pm
Club Entry Fee: $10 (18+)
Tournament Buy-In: $2

For more information, check out the Facebook Event Page.

K-Stomp Returns To Baltimore on June 27

The Stomp is back in Baltimore this June, and we are bringing the noise to Club Orpheus! Join us as 4 DJ’s spin the most prominent K-pop artists from BIG BANG, BTS, B.A.P., f(x), Super Junior, Exo, 2NE1, and many more as well as J-Pop and EDM hits! RSVP at the Facebook Event Page!

Encouraged Dress (Not a dress code)
Korean street fashion, Japanese street fashion, cosplay, visual kei, lolita

Fashion Contest
Strut your stuff in our Korean/Japanese fashion contest where you can win a bunch of cool prizes, including free snacks from the Asian Snack Bar, and a copy of a Super Junior’s latest album, Mamacita! 

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Tournament
This is the big show! Battle it out with your friends on our 10ft tall projection screen displayed above the main stage to prove who is the champion of Smash At Stomp! Winner will walk away with a $50 cash prize! Friends can’t make it? They can watch the tournament live on our Twitch channel!
Tournament Sign-Up: 8pm-9pm
Tournament Starts: 9pm
Buy-In: $2

Full bar for 21+ attendees! CASH ONLY!

DJ’s:
Roger Shackelford – K-pop / J-pop / Electro House
DJ Genki – J-Core / K-pop
DJ Lotus – K-pop / J-pop
Hayden Glenn Imella – K-pop / J-Core / Hardstyle

GLOW STICKS AND OTHER GLOW GEAR AVAILABLE ON SITE

Vendors Selling: K-Pop Merch, J-Rock CD’s, Japanese Snacks, Handmade items

18+ to enter. 21+ to drink
Entry: $10

Club Orpheus
1003 E Pratt St.
Baltimore, MD 21202