Tied to the "The World of Hideaki Anno" showcase, the 27th Tokyo International Film Festival teamed up with the World Cosplay Summit to present 44 international cosplayers from the United States, Brazil, China, Thailand, Indonesia, Australia, Denmark and Italy. Get a look after the jump.
This weekend, representatives from 22 nations gathered in Nagoya to crown the champions of the 2014 World Cosplay Summit. Thousands gathered to watch the contestants join the annual parade to the Osu Kannon temple, and following being judged by a panel that included classic voice actor Furuya Toru, Nek and Niki of Team Russia took home the top prize. More after the jump.
It's only been a month since the last event, but, already around the globe, teams are being picked to represent their countries at the 2014 World Cosplay Summit. A new promo video hypes what is arguably the world's most prominent cosplay competition after the jump.
Around the globe, teams are being picked to represent their countries at the 2013 World Cosplay Summit, set to take place the first week of August in Nagoya, Japan. A new promo video hypes what is arguably the world's most prominent cosplay competition. The WCS itself has also revealed a set of four mascot representative, designed by illustrator Mel Kishida (Hanasaku Iroha). Check it all out after the jump.
The folks behind the international World Cosplay Summit competition have developed a "Pilgrimages" web tourism promotion series. Take quick visits to locations featured in anime, manga, and videogames such as Koyoen Station, Kyoto, Washinomiya Tokyo and Ikebukuro. Check them out after the jump.