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Star Wars cosplay: The Knights of Ren come to life with Adam Savage Why are they called "The Knights of Ren?" and why are they loyal to Kylo Ren? We can make guesses about these things, but we do know that their origin seems to tie-in with Ben Solo's fall to the dark side during his time spent training to become a Jedi Knight under the tutelage of Jedi Master Luke Skywalker.

Ai-Kon Winnipeg 2019 I've always made it a point to make sure I attend Ai-Kon, Winnipeg's annual anime and Japanese culture convention. It always runs on a weekend in July from Friday all the way until Sunday. Unfortunately I did not make it to the Saturday one as I had prior commitments but I made the most out of it.

Super detailed Overwatch Junkrat cosplay might be the best yet Jester Junkrat comes to life in one cosplayer's incredibly accurate outfit.

The Traditional Catholic Weeb Speaks: FAN EXPO HYPE!!! Summer's almost coming to an end, school's about to start, and for most of us August is a time to get our summer lists out and finish as much as we can from that list before those hot, warm days give way to cooler, depressing days.

Demon Slayer Gets Eye-Popping Makeover in this Aged Up Nezuko Cosplay Demon Slayer, if nothing else, is a tale of tragedy. Beginning with a young swordsman named Tanjiro discovering his deceased family being taken from him by a demon, the boy is granted small comfort when he realizes that his sister Nezuko managed to survive.

My Hero Academia Reveals a New Power Couple With This Brilliant Cosplay Like any popular anime franchise, a number of fans will "ship" some of their favorite characters, imagining them in a pairing in both continuity tales and sometimes outside of continuity stories.

IGN & Cyberpunk 2077 Cosplay Party at Pax West IGN is proud to partner with CD Projekt Red to host a Cyberpunk 2077 Cosplay party at PAX West on Friday, August 30 at 8:00pm PST.The party is 21+ and a PAX West badge is not required to attend. Each person can register for themselves at the Eventbrite page for tickets, but additional guests are not allowed without their own RSVP.

Queen 'Vicstrawia' and her 'Grainadier' Guard My in-laws live in a village which holds a scarecrow competition each year. This year the girls and I thought we'd help out and make our own for them. For those unfamiliar with this kind of competition - see this example. Bad puns for the scarecrows are a feature of this kind of festival.

Police Warn Raleigh Locals of Military Cosplay at Rainbow Six Siege Event - Digital Trends This weekend's Rainbow Six Siege Major esports tournament in Raleigh, North Carolina, prompted the local police to give residents a heads-up about cosplayers. As Rainbow Six Siege is a military-themed game, cosplayers could be wearing military uniforms while toting fake firearms.

It Was Me, Dio in This Gorgeous Genderbent Cosplay Dio Brando is perhaps the most evil and recognizable villains in the JoJo's Bizarre Adventure roster. The villain of both the first and third season of the franchise, Brando eventually figures out a way to turn himself into a vampire thanks in part to a magical stone mask that he adds to his collection.

Video: The amazing cosplay of Con of Thrones 2019 Game of Thrones fans stepped out in style as their favorite characters at Con of Thrones. Some of their work is truly remarkable.

This is Halloween Halloween is the superior holiday. Change my mind. I'm not here to convince but I am definitely here to talk about one of my favorite things, Halloween. There are so many reasons from Fall weather to pumpkin decor to trick-r-treating in the Magic Kingdom.

Numskull Designs releasing a series of cosplay ducks that pay tribute to various video games A thriving community of fans devoted to everything Nintendo.

Attack on Titan Fandom Divided Over Fan's "Sexy" Soldier Cosplay Attack on Titan's fandom is a big one, and it grows larger every day. Over the years, thousands of fans have come to create works inspired by the series, and cosplay has been a big focus for fans. However, it seems one cosplay has come under fire by some fans for its so-called sexy take on the Survey Corps.

Romantic Naruto Cosplay Imagines Sasuke, Sakura's Wedding Naruto fans may not be into the series for its romance, but the shonen has dabbled with love more than once. Over the years, the series has made a slew of couples who've raised their own children by the time Boruto rolls in.

My Hero Academia Cosplay Puts Wicked Genderbent Spin on Toga Toga is arguably the most popular villain within the ranks of the League of Villains in the My Hero Academia franchise. Fans are drawn to the teenager who has the terrifying ability to transform into her victims after she's ingested their blood.

A few thoughts on attending conventions overseas When I got back from my trip to Sydney a month ago, a number of friends asked how attending SMASH was. While answering those questions at the time, I didn't think I had a lot to say so I condensed my thoughts into a few sentences. Passing conversations at cons - and in general - can be so quick!

Naruto Cosplay Perfectly Genderswaps Hatake Kakashi Naruto cosplay may seem like a dime a dozen, but each look is unique. Fans put serious thought into each cosplay they do whether they're casual or not. Of course, there are trends which cosplayers like to check out, and the most popular nowadays is gender bending.

TUBBZ Cosplay Ducks from Numskull Have you ever seen ducks cosplay as your favorite book, video game or movie charactes? Well, TUBBZ has some awesome ducks for you!

Cosplay Goes to the Supreme Court The Supreme Court is considering a case that will set the standard for when clothing and costume designs can be covered by copyright—and when people who mimic them can be sued for potentially enormous damages.

Detroit: Become Human Connor Cosplay Costume and make-up by Connor Coulson. Photography and editing by Marla Bishop. Locations: Perth Esplanade, Perth Library.

Doom: Doomslayer cosplay by Scrap Shop Props Doomguy, also known as DM1-5, DOOM Marine; The Slayer; the Doom Slayer; the Unchained Predator and the Hell Walker is the mysterious protagonist of the first-person shooter Doom series; he's brought to life by the very talented cosplayer and costume creator Scrap Shop Props in the following photoset.

New Red Hood Cosplay Photos Prove Jensen Ackles Has to Play Jason Todd Supernatural star Jensen Ackles' latest round of photos dressed up as Red Hood are proof he should play a live-action Jason Todd.

Neon Genesis Evangelion: Asuka Langley cosplay by Shiro The Second Child and the pilot of the Evangelion Unit 02, Neon Genesis Evangelion protagonist Asuka Langley Sohryu, comes to life courtesy of cosplayer Shirogane-sama in the following photoset. Asuka was born to an American father and a German mother.

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