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Checking Out the Inaugural Gamer Comic Expo! The conventions in Miami that I'm most familiar with are SuperCon and Animate, but I often don't attend these events. However, as one of the resident gamers at Beneath the Tangles, I was intrigued when I heard about Gamer Comic Expo.

World Cosplay Summit Comes to Tokyo in July 2019 On November 11,"HokoCos - Minami Otsu Street Pedestrian's Paradise Cosplay-", Japan's largest open street cosplay event closed motor traffic through the main street in Nagoya-city in Aichi Prefecture for four hours, and attracted 200,000 audience including cosplayers and photographers.

Cheers, Love! Overwatch Cosplay Battle Voting Is Open Here are the teams and their choices:. Four of the six countries are officially represented in-game by a character. Strangely, these respective teams didn't all get the opportunity to represent one of their futuristic homegrown heroes. The newest hero Ashe isn't among the choices, either.

Sam Smith’s Latest Style Muse? Gloria Estefan The sequin-adorned, cream-color jacket that Estefan wears in her "Conga" music video seems worlds away from Smith's menswear staples, but the pop star does actually incorporate more sparkle into his wardrobe than you might think-he has a certain penchant for wearing red-hot high heels that would look at home on Dorothy Gale from The Wizard of Oz.

League Of Legends K-Pop Cosplay Moves Fast Cosplay moves fast in 2018, and you need look no further for evidence than the fact we’ve already got people dressing up as K/DA’s Akali, the K-Pop group that is now the best thing about League of Legends.

The Final Countdown for the G.I.Joe: Flashback Kickstarter Campaign It's the final countdown for the G.I.JOE: Flashback Kickstarter Campaign! With just under 3 full days left to go, it's now or never for a film that dares to explore what happened to core G.I.Joe characters during their tour in Vietnam.

Blizzard Announces Official Overwatch Cosplay Battle The Overwatch Cosplay Battle is the first official cosplay tournament hosted by Blizzard.

The downright best cosplay we saw at Grand Rapids Comic Con 2018 Cosplayers did not disappoint at Grand Rapids Comic Con 2018. There were so many creative people who came to the event at DeVos Place this past weekend from all over the state to enjoy the pop culture event filled with artists, celebrities, games and more.

Cosplayer Feature! I'm a huge advocate of Cosplay Positivity and I started a page on Facebook called "For the Love of Cosplay!". It's meant for any body type, gender, race, age or skill level to be able to submit their work for all to see! I believe everyone has a fan and should be recognized for their hard work so I'm here to give them a chance to do it!

Chanel’s Boy.Friend Watch Wins Top Honor in Geneva Chanel's angular, blackened Boy.Friend, beat out some stiff competition in the Ladies' category of the Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève on Friday.

Cosplayer of the Week! Steven is a 21-year-old anime, manga, and overall Japanese fanatic. Steven's interest in the subject started at a young age, stating "I grew up watching Pokémon and Yu-Gi-Oh, as well as playing the card games. I started seeking out more and more interesting shows when I was around 16 years old".

Sakimichan Hades from Disney's Hercules Wig Tutorial This wig tutorial is pretty hard-core for a wig, so I definitely do not recommend it for beginners! It was created by Jak Cosplay and teaches you how to create Sakimichan’s version of Hades f…

2018 Adelaide Supanova Adelaide Supanova is held at the Adelaide Showgounds which is a great event space. Two big interconnected buildings in use, plenty of food options inside and $10 all day parking right next to the venue.

Cosplay comes to the Texas Renaissance Festival Now in its second year, the Texas Renaissance Festival's new Heroes and Villians weekend welcomes festival-goers to wear their best cosplay gear. This means that the likes of Captain America, Wonder Woman, and Jon Snow from "Game of Thrones" end up rubbing shoulders with the usual cast of RenFest characters.

The Elizabeth Rage cosplay collection Pinup Princess Leia by @elizabethrage 3D printed blaster by @ltoycreations Photo by Surfside Images #Leia #Starwars #princessleia #pinup #cosplay #starwarscosplay #StarWarsHype #NerdyDozen #comictoonsbabe. A post shared by Rage on Jan 5, 2016 at 3:49pm PST.

Azula Cosplay: The Shirt The first layer of Azula's outfit consists of a matching shirt and pants. In my previous post, I walked through making the pants. Today, I'll show how I made the shirt. To recap, I used a burgundy, paisley-print fabric for both garments. The pattern gives the costume some extra depth, and I think it looks like smoke.

Ghosting Is there a week where the cosplay community doesn't have a controversy of some sort? It's kind of exhausting, right? So let's first define ghosting, which in this situation isn't quite the same as in the dating world.

BlizzCon 2018's Cosplay Was Out Of Control Other shows might be bigger, but every year Blizzcon brings out the absolute best in cosplay. It was held earlier this month at the Anaheim Convention Centre, and many of the top cosplayers not just from North America, but from the rest of the world made the trip to show off their love for Overwatch, StarCraft, WarCraft and Diablo.

MST3K's Kinga Forrester Coat Whew, it's been a busy fall. Between tons of duties at work, and learning how to prep a home for the winter, we've had our hands full here.

She's A Star - 13th Doctor Cosplay Shoot October became a pretty busy month for me. In the space of 2 weeks I had planned 3 photoshoots - The first was a duo set featuring Steph Barker and DW2012's Megan Shirley but today I want to talk about my middle shoot of the month with my good friend Meera.

Cosplay does not make you special Last Saturday, I went to Oni-Con in Galveston, Tx! While I took a lot of pictures that day at and around said conventions, there was something that I wanted to say before I tackle that. If you are at a convention, you might end up having your picture taken, or there might be video of you.

'Naruto': Model Barbara Palvin Stuns With Spot-On Gaara Cosplay Halloween might be over, but the holidays best looks will live forever online. As the weeks have passed, photos of some spot-on anime costumes have gone live, and it looks like Naruto got a special nod this year by one in-demand model.

Cosplay Music Video From MCM London Comic Con Features Sexy & Talented Cosplayers Sneaky Zebra is back at it again with a cosplay music video from MCM London Comic Con. It captures some truly stunning cosplay.

Cosplay Video Shows the Best Part of AlienCon Is the Costume Contest AlienCon, a sprawling conference for all-things extraterrestrial, features three days of panels, autographs, and sci-fi celebrities, but the best part of the Ancient Aliens event may just be the costume contest.

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