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    Saturday March 21, 2015
  • FEATURE: AnimeJapan 2015 Photo Report : Company Booth Cosplayers

    The six halls of Tokyo Big Sight were full of anime/manga fans

    AnimeJapan 2015, one of the largest anime/manga related commercial events in Japan, is now being held at the Tokyo Big Sight convention center, and this year's Public Days are March 21 and 22. Many company booths have well-dressed cosplayers to promote their latest titles and products. Check the photo report after the jump!

  • Thursday April 24, 2014
  • "Natsume Yujin-cho" Cosplayers Needed for Upcoming Manga 18th Volume

    The series will have 10 million print run in September

    Japanese publisher Hakusensha is now seeking cosplayers to be featured in the promotional poster for the upcoming 18th volume of Yuki Midorikawa's popular fantasy manga Natsume Yujin-cho, which is scheduled to be released in Japan on September 5. Hit the jump for more information.

  • Thursday March 6, 2014
  • VIDEO: IKEA Promo Explores Cosplayer's Bedroom Clutter Problems

    Meet Frank the Cosplayer: civil servant by day, cosplayer by night

    In IKEA Singapore's latest Bedroom Stories promo, we're introduced to Frank the Cosplayer: civil servant by day, cosplayer by night. Frank's passion for cosplay was taking over his bedroom, but IKEA has a proposed solution. Get a look after the jump.

  • Monday September 3, 2012
  • VIDEO: Megurine Luka Wins Cross-dressing Cosplay Contest

    More than 500 people enjoyed the cross-dressing performances

    The Washimiya area in Saitama prefecture has been famous as the hometown of the Lucky Star characters. In addition to the Lucky Star-decorated mikoshi (portable shrine), another popular event at Hajisai, the autumn festival in Washimiya, was a cross-dressing cosplay contest called "Washinomiya Miss Con." Check the winner's performance video after the jump!  

  • Sunday June 24, 2012
  • VIDEO: Famous Japanese Cosplayer Enako Having Fun in Thailand

    Aichi-native cosplayer welcomed by the Thailand fans passionately

    A famous Japanese cosplayer Enako was invited as special guest for ISUZU COMIC PARTY 34 which was held at Central Plaza in Khon Kaen, the Kingdom of Thailand, on June 16 and 17. The documentary video on YouTube shows us how the Thailand fans gave her a hearty welcome at the event. Check the video after the jump!

  • Wednesday March 14, 2012
  • Worldwide Vocaloid Photo Contest Winners Announced!

    Cosplayers from USA, Germany, Mexico, Japan, Brazil, and more!

    Mikubook, a worldwide SNS operated by Crypton Future Media and a cosplay magazie Cosplay Gen, had held a Vocaloid cosplay photo contest "Community's Choice - VOCALOID Edition" from January to February in 2012. Finally, the winners selected by online voting were announced. The 1st winner is an American cosplayer Aicosu who cosplays as Hatsune Miku Append. Check the top 10 winners from all over the world after the jump!

  • Monday December 12, 2011
  • VIDEO: Cosplay Performance at Kobe Cosplay Collection 2011

    Japanese cosplayers enjoy catwalk and stroll on Sunday

    Kobe Cosplay Collection 2011, which was held at Kobe Fashion Museum on December 11, was one of the popular Cosplay events in the Kansai area. Kobe Shimbun has posted two video reports of the event on YouTube. Watch the Japanese Cosplayers' festival after the jump.

  • Wednesday November 16, 2011
  • FEATURE: Newest Cosplay Video Clips from USA, Thailand, Japan

    Cosplay is something you must see and join

    Cosplay craze is getting bigger and bigger all over the world. Following the previous cosplay video reports from UK, Italy, Spain, here's the latest clips from "MX Pacific Media Expo 2011" in Los Angeles, USA, "Japan Festa in Bangkok 2011" in Bangkok, Thailand, and "The 4th Chinese Cosplay Asian Games" in Tottori, Japan. Can you find your favorite character's cosplay? Let's try after the jump!

  • Monday November 14, 2011
  • VIDEO: Kobe Cosplay Collection 2011 PV

    Cosplayers can enjoy catwalk on the stage

    Kobe Cosplay Collection is a yearly cosplay fashion show event held at Rokko Island in Kobe-city, started in 2009. The third event is scheduled to be held on December 11. Each year they produce a promotional video featuring their famous local cosplayers for the event. This year's PV was already posted on YouTube yesterday. Check the PVs and the highlights from the past year's events after the jump!   

  • Wednesday October 26, 2011
  • VIDEO: Messages from NY Cosplayers to Japan

    At New York Comic Con on October 13-16

    RocketNews24NY has posted a 5 minutes and 55 seconds video clip called "Messages from American Cosplayers to Japan" on YouTube today. It was filmed at New York Comic Con and New York Anime festival on October 13-16. The cosplayers conveyed their love, passion, and gratitude for Japanese pop culture on their own ways. Check the message video after the jump!