Cosplayers rejoice! The official red eyeglass frames for Rei Ryugazaki from Free! are finally available! Now you can accurately recreate and reenact detective Rei action, in theory. If that's not enough, you can play Rin by dropping the official swimming competition trophy to the ground like you could care less, have your friends wear the official medal and say "Rin, you've changed!" Check them out after the jump!
Anime merchandise and apparel manufacturer Cospa will be releasing costume sets under their Cospatio high-quality cosplay brand name based on “Kantai Collection”. YATTAR JAPAN brings us pics and info after the jump!
You're only young once, but as Tomoaki "Master Roshi" Kohguchi demonstrates, you can cosplay forever. This week, businessman/cosplayer turned 64 this week, much to the delight of his online fans. Celebrate after the jump.
Last month’s Katsucon released more than a metric ton of fun and fantastic cosplay into the Earth’s atmosphere. Now, a pair of collaboration videos from OTL Productions and MLZ Studios have preserved the memories of great costumes from Attack on Titan, Frozen, League of Legends, and lots more. Watch after the jump!
In January, anime cosplay outfit and accessories seller Cospa revealed its 10 best-selling ensembles for 2013. Despite being released in December, KanColle's Shimakaze made the list. The next ship daughter to inspire a Cospa release is Kongō, the the indestructible mountain who lent her name to class a battleship that was among the most heavily armed ships in any navy when built. Get a look after the jump.
So far, no one has confirmed if the popular and successful Cure Sunny cosplay runner completed in the February 23rd Tokyo Marathon, but other costumed competitors were spotted in the World Marathon Major event, including a Colossal Titan, Spirited Away's Kaonashi (No-Face), and even Jesus Christ! Get a look after the jump.
Japanese cosplayer and former member of cosplayer idol group Panache, Akira Itsuki must love Sailormoon very much! She not only purchased the already sold out official collaboration lingerie series by Peach John, she recently modeled all of the sets and posted pictures on her Twitter account, demonstrating the cosplayer's typical sensitivity to changing hairstyles according to which character's lingerie set she's wearing. Check out the photos after the jump!
Nozawa Onsen is a hot spring and ski resort village near Nagano, and while Tokyo was getting buried in snow, waffry and a group of otaku enjoyed a bit of internet fame with their trip hit the area's slopes cosplayed as characters from Kan Colle, Haruhi, Touhou Project and Attack on Titan. Get a look after the jump.
The last cosplay video of Yakusoku No Kizuna from the Beyond The Boundary anime I posted was slightly NSFW and hurt many readers eyes in the process, but this time you can watch this video with safety. Central California based cosplay performance group MIRAI STARS, consists of Crunchyroll Cosplay Ambassador, IchiGoGo! Twins and Shiawase cosplay previously posted a dance video of the song earlier this month, and now the reenactment video shot and edited by Dphotog is available. Watch it after the jump!
It's been said that the most beautiful girl in cosplay is a guy and best looking guy in cosplay is a girl. Putting those high expectations aside, let's say you want to crossplay (meaning cosplay the character that is the opposite of your gender), which Shonen anime you would like to cosplay from? That's the question asked online to 1,054 registered Goo Ranking female users and the results are after the jump!
At the rate this is going, soon we'll need to hold an Attack On Titan cosplay video world series! This new video is done by a Finnish cosplayer and this is "Attack On Titan on figure skating", which was a performance done at Yukicon in Finland. Watch the performance in its entirety after the jump!
A new full production cosplay video of Jiyuu No Tsubasa from Attack On Titan has surfaced from Germany. The video features 7 cosplayers and is shot at a location that very closely resembles the setting in the anime and not only do you see the wide plains, brick houses and deep woods just like in the show, but there are also horses! Check out the amazing production below! Check out the amazing production after the jump!