Every year, cosplayers from multiple countries compete to become the top representatives of their country, getting to travel to and compete in the World Cosplay Championship hosted by the World Cosplay Summit taking place in Nagoya, Japan. On the stage of the Aichi Arts Center, the representatives combine performances with costume craftsmanship, in order to win it all. The final seventeen countries with representatives competing in the 2nd Stage, were the following: Myanmar, France, Mexico, Puerto
Welcome to our improved featured series we will be running focusing on geeky creatives in not only cosplay but also art, music, and writing. We will be interviewing and showcasing these amazing creatives and how they got to where they are now. It's important to support your local and up and coming creatives. They are the backbone of our wonderful community and one of the main reasons we continue to grow and thrive like we
Another year has gone by, another great event at Taiyou Con. We have been covering Taiyou Con for 6 years now so there's nothing new we can say about an event that continues to get better every year and has become one of the premiere conventions in the Valley of the Sun. So please sit back, and enjoy these awesome photos that our editor and photographer at D9 Photography took during the event. Make sure to
Hello to all you Fans, Dorks, Geeks and Nerds out there in Fanland and welcome back to another amazing adventure of Fanboy Rant. In this week's adventure, your Fanboy gets the pleasure of getting to sit down with the intriguing Phony Ghost Cosplay. We talk about her arrival on to the con scene, what started her in cosplay, what some of her amazing fandoms are and what we can expect from her in the future. So until next
Greetings fellow geeks! We have the immense pleasure of introducing you to our Featured Cosplayer this week, Sunchild Cosplay! She is a professional cosplayer hailing from the east coast who has competed in and won many masquerades in her rather short career cosplaying so far. She has family on the west coast though and reached out to our editor and photographer while visiting in Arizona over the winter season to do a photoshoot with her Bombshell
Courtesy of the wonderful people at the Lights of the World event, we got to do a fun holiday photo walk late last year. With over 10 million lights, acrobats from China, authentic Chinese food vendors, and carnival rides, this was an event like no other. Joined by photographers Chocozumo, Orange Slice Media, Cole Bekah Photography, and D9 Photography, we were able to capture the magic of the event with some amazing local cosplayers. Check out the photos
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Hello fellow Geeks! It's that time again - take a seat and grab that bowl of popcorn because you're in for a real show-stopper today! Coming to us all the way from the "Land Down Under" (yes, I'm talking about Australia) is the amazing cosplayer, Maantaocos! After getting to talk with Maantao for some time, I discovered that not only is he a talented cosplayer, but also an all-around wonderful person! It's always really great