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San Diego Comic Con 20110

// August 2, 2011

The San Diego Comic Con is a convention with a quite long history, ’cause believe it or not, it has been running for more than 40 years now! It started out with an attendance of 145 people in 1970, which has since gone up to more than 130000+ people in 2011, thus reaching the status of the largest convention going on in America today. [..]

Cosfest X.10

// July 28, 2011

This year in Singapore, during June 25-26, took place the 10th anniversary edition of Cosfest. We have previously featured Cosfest in Cosplay Gen #02, and from the looks of it, the event is only getting better and better each year! The event is highly centered around cosplay, as such an event name would imply, and not only does it gather a lot of talented cosplayers from Singapore, but from neighbouring countries as well. [..]

ToyCon 20110

// July 15, 2011

At the end of June, in the Philippines took place the 10th edition of ToyCon (Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention), a yearly event that attracts toy, comic, manga, anime, movie, game and pop culture ethusiasts all over the country. Hosted within Megatrade Halls 1-2-3, a name whose resonance seemed to anticipate a great event, the convention also had some very important cosplay highlights. [..]

AnimeNEXT 20110

// July 2, 2011

On June 10-12, at Garden State Exhibit Center from Somerset, New Jersey, USA, took place the 2011 edition of AnimeNEXT, a convention that provided loads of activities and entertainment for all the supporters of manga-anime culture. [..]


Do you remember Mel and Bel, the two mischievous twins who brought so much distress among the members of Q-Cosushinkai? Oh well, they return in the 8th episode of Cosplay: The Series, but this time in a more peaceful manner. To everyone’s surprise, Vincent announces that their upcoming performance will also include Melinda, and Belinda (Mel and Bel). [..]


She studied photography and design at Parsons, graduating in 2007. She has an experience of over 10 years in the field of photography, being specialized in documenting cultures and places. She is currently one of the most talented cosplay photographers in the USA, and one sought by many cosplayers for her beautiful photos, which always prove her understanding of characters and her talent for amazing compositions. That’s right, we are talking about Judith Stephens, whose photos were also featured in Cosplay Gen. [..]

FanimeCon 20110

// June 10, 2011

On May 27-30, at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center took place the 2011 edition of FanimeCon, the largest anime convention in Northern California, in which over 16 000 fans could take part in a wide range of activities (varying from different panels, and artists’ alley, to games, music, and parties). Of course, cosplay could not miss from such an event, so the visitors could enjoy the Cosplay Spectacular Masquerade, or Akihabara-style FaniMaid Cafe, which this year celebrated its fifth birthday! [..]


As the title itself announces, the 6th episode of Cosplay: The Series brings Dark Clouds on the Horizon. I’m sure you all remember the thirty days deadline imposed on the cosplay club by the school headmistress. Oh well, the time is up, and they finally receive their club room back, as Mrs. Kartini is pleased with their work. [..]

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