As we previously announced in our Cosplay Mania ’11 post, the folks over at Cosplay Mania held a photography contest which the Cosplay Gen staff got to judge. The decision was pretty a tough one to make, considering there were a lot of great photos among the 20 contestants who submitted their photos, but in the end we managed to select 3 winners out of them! We’re proud to announce that the first place winner will be featured on a two-page spread in Cosplay Gen #05! [..]
I’m sure you all remember the Q-Cosushinkai crew, who were the protagonists of Cosplay: The Series. To the joy of many of you, they returned in a second season packed with adventure, thrill, and surprises who will definitely take your breath away. [..]
Her Hong Kong cosplaying expertise reenacts stylish and sophisticated male characters from a wide selection. Ishida Mitsunari from Sengoku Basara 3 comes to life after tedious and relentless work and advanced armor making. We learn that good backdrops and proper locations are hard to find, but once you’re there, nothing can stop her becoming Hotaru from Zone-00, a rather slick and complicated kind of guy. Tailored smoothness comes to town. [..]
We know we have a considerable lag in updating our website and answering the tons of e-mails addressed to us, and we would like to sincerely apologize for this inconvenience. Of course, there is a sane reason for all this, due mainly to a very hectic period, with lots of things happening – we will talk about them in detail in some further posts. [..]
Freshly arrived from the printers, Cosplay Gen #04 invites you to discover the wonderful stories of cosplayers and photographers from all he corners of the world, presenting you with names such as Yuegene Fay (TH), Kira Winter (CH), Hagaren (CH), Meagan Marie (USA), or Shuichi Shindou (RU), among others.
The time has almost come for one of the most important cosplay events in Europe: on October 29, the second edition of EuroCosplay Championships will unfold within London MCM Expo, an event that will take place on October 29-30 at Excel London. [..]
Cosplaying and holidays can have a lot in common if you are ready to prepare well beforehand. Leather and furs in hot summer, and sleeveless in the winter because you can’t be choosy if you’re close to the perfect backdrop. Infectious enthusiasm and a supporting crew is the fuel behind every effort put into refined and exquisite propmaking. Cosplaying in Hong Kong and elsewhere is much more than mere competitive drive or just wanting to outshine everybody else. [..]
Cosplay Mania is an event held annually in Philippines since 2008.
This year’s Cosplay Mania was held during October 1 and 2 at the SMX Convention Center at the SM Mall of Asia complex. As the name implies, the event is highly centered around cosplay, with all sorts of contests such as a Cosplay Tournament of Champions; a Costume Building Contest; a cosplay video contest etc.; and activities such as cosplay workshops, Cosmaker Battle Royale, Team Cosplay Checkmate among others. [..]