Illustrator and Meme Superstar Mel Kishida Shows Off Latest Cosplay

"Hanasaku Iroha" original character designer goes shock rock meets pro-wrestler for Aomori event

Mel Kishida is a talented illustrator whose work provided the original character designs for Heaven's Memo Pad, RDG Red Data Girl, Hanasaku Iroha, and the Atelier game series.



He's also a shameless cosplayer whose outfits have earned internet infamy, particularly on Japanese blogs. Recently, he debuted his shock rock meets pro-wrestler best for an Aomori event, where he appeared alongside Yu Kobayashi (Attack on Titan's Sasha) and host Stephanie Ayumi.



Yu Kobayashi's event sketch...


Some of his earlier hits...


via SGCafe


Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

Other Top News

Sort by: