As the winter Comic Market convention in Japan looms on the horizon, here’s a new clip that takes a look back at the incredible video game-inspired cosplay of last summer’s Comiket. Enjoy after the jump!
Japanese cosplay costume and goods company Cospa today announced the release of school uniforms for cosplay from two popular TV anime series, Aria the Scarlet Ammo AA and To Love-Ru Darkness 2nd. Both girls uniforms will be released from the company's "Cospatio" brand in the end of February 2016. Check the details after the jump.
Tokyo-based cosplay costume/goods company ACOS, which has 13 stores across Japan, has opened a special page for its new official cosplay costumes inspired by the ones that the nine members of μ's were wearing for the insert song "Angelic Angel" in the Love Live! The School Idol Movie film. Check the details after the jump!
Japanese publisher Shimusamu Media is attempting to engage an audience of cosplayers with a new bi-monthly magazine publication entitled Cosplay Channel. Hit the jump to dress up.
Greater Tokyo's Kawasaki hosts one of Japan's largest Halloween parades, with thousands of holiday cosplayers marching down the streets. This year they doubled down with a second Halloween parade just for Star Wars fans, featuring more costumes, bands and even floats modeled after traditional Japanese nebuta. Get a look after the jump.
Five-member cosplay dance unit ArsMagna will release their 1st major album "ARSWORLD" from Universal Music Japan on November 11. Now you can check all 12 songs from the album with a 90-second preview posted by the record company on its official YouTube channel.
In commemoration of Naruto Uzumaki’s birthday, Tokyo Otaku Mode recently held a photo shoot and parade at New York Comic Con that attracted a gathering of over 100 Naruto fans. Read TOM's report and watch video footage of the event after the jump!
Cosplay Fabrics has announced a partnership with noted cosplayer Yaya Han to bring specialty materials to Jo-Ann’s Fabric Stores across America is spring 2016. The line will include materials such as 4-way Stretch Spandex and 4-way Jumbo Spandex in a wide variety of colors. Coatings available on these stretch materials will be options such as foil and PU leather. More after the jump.
A veritable army of cosplayers is preparing to take Ikebukuro by storm, because once again Nico Nico is sponsoring the annual "Ikebukuro Halloween Cosplay Fest". Hit the jump to learn more.