Cosplay Mania ‘12 is the Philippine’s premiere event for cosplay and cosplaying enthusiasts. As Cosplay continues to rise as a creative hobby for the young and old, the event continues to draw bigger crowds, with a top attendance amounting to more than 14,000 attendees.
Cosplay Mania will be held on September 29-30, 2012 at Function Halls 3 to 5, SMX Convention Center. That’s in SM Mall of Asia Complex, Pasay City, Philippines. Cosplay GEN is delighted and honored to be a media partner of Cosplay Mania ‘12!
Event attendees are in for a treat with Cosplay Mania’s exclusive line-up of activities and events: Project Cosplay Solo and Group, Cosplay Checkers, Costume Building Contest, Photo and Video Contests, Costume Workshops, Cyberzone Cosplay Grand Prix and the much awaited Cosplay Tournament of Champions 3 Finals. In addition, there will also be band performances, local and international exhibitors, special guests from the international cosplay community… and more surprises!
KANAME☆ video greeting
Renowned Japanese cosplayer KANAME☆ will be coming to Cosplaymania’12 and it is his first time coming to the shores of Manila. He is known worldwide for his cosplay as Cloud Strife from Final Fantasy VII Advent Children, Kurosaki Ichigo from Bleach and the most recent cosplay as Ragna the Bloodedge from Blazblue.
REIKA video greeting
Japanese Cosplayer 麗華 REIKA will coming to Cosplaymania’12! Known for her Barnaby Brooks Jr. from Tiger and Bunny, Snow Villiers from Final Fantasy XIII and Fan Favorite Cosplay, Ren Jinguuji from Uta no☆Prince-sama♪. REIKA has shown dedication for Cosplay by actively posting her Cosplay photos daily on Facebook page and Twitter.
REIKA visited various Cosplay Events from Thailand, Singapore and China. Now she is excited to come down to Manila!
Singaporean Cosplayer : JESUKE known in Deviantart for her Dark Mousy from DN Angel, Squall Leonhart from Final Fantasy 8 and Sakata Gintoki from Gintama! She is also a returning Cosplaymania’10 Guest and she will be back for more in Manila!
The event has many more surprises prepared for you. Just check their website!