The 17th annual World Cosplay Summit is heading to venues in Nagoya from July 27 - August 04, 2019, and this year's events include the World Cosplay Championship, the One Piece-themed Cosplay King Grand Prix, online photo and video contests, and more. Hit the jump to learn more.
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As reported, two voice actors from the One Piece anime: Toshio Furukawa (72/Portgas D. Ace) and Toru Furuya (65/Sabo) will serve as judges for the final round of the memorial cosplay contest "One Piece Cosplay King Grand Prix." The contest's official website has posted message videos from the two to the participants all over the world with English subtitles. Check out their messages after the jump!
World Cosplay Summit Executive Office announced on March 1 that two voice actors from the One Piece anime: Toshio Furukawa (72/Portgas D. Ace) and Toru Furuya (65/Sabo) will serve as judges for the final round of the memorial cosplay contest "One Piece Cosplay King Grand Prix." Hit the jump for more details.
Dreaming of the ultimate duelist's uniform? Cospatio is preparing to release an officially licensed Revolutionary Girl Utena costume, and pre-orders are now open! Check out photos after the jump.
The World Cosplay Summit's executive committee chairperson Tokumaru Oguri announced at the "HokoCos - Minami Otsu Street Pedestrian's Paradise Cosplay-" event on Sunday that its new event "World Cosplay Summit 2019 in Tokyo" is scheduled to be held at Tokyo Dome City on July 27 and 28, 2019. Learn more after the jump.
In cooperation with the World Cosplay Summit, a worldwide memorial cosplay contest "One Piece Cosplay King Grand Prix" is planned to be held in 2019 to celebrate the One Piece TV anime series' 20th anniversary. The contest for One Piece character cosplayers welcomes participants from all over the world via the Cosplayers.Global website. Hit the jump for more details.
After a two year hiatus from appearing in costume in public, Tokyo governor Yuriko Koike once again showed off her cosplay skills when she appeared dressed as Maetal from Leiji Matsumoto's classic science fiction manga / TV anime, Galaxy Express 999, on the closing day of the "Ikebukuro Halloween Cosplay Fest 2018" event, which was held in East Ikebukuro Central Park on October 28, 2018. Hit the jump to learn more.