Cosplay

Crunchyroll Remains a Game Changer For A Modern Anime Convention Experience

Why do you go to conventions? Cosplay? Panels? Guests? There are a lot of good reasons to spend three days surrounded by anime. However, Crunchyroll saw a unique experience to move in on a very specific need that has only started to be filled by other conventions.     Not only did Crunchyroll Expo make history by becoming New Crunchy City, but it catered to the needs of anime connoisseurs who want...[Read More]

Everything Wonderful about D23 2019

Hey all! Tidesiren here with another year under my belt in attending D23 Expo! Now, I’ve loved Disney for years, since I was old enough to enjoy the colors and moving pictures on the television screen, so when I say it is continuously the perfect con for the Disnerd in you, I’m not kidding!  Though this year I only attended a few hours on Sunday, as full event badges had sold out before I could ge...[Read More]

Saboten 2019 Photo Gallery!

Hello friends! We hope you are all doing well and are ready for some fantastic photos! We unfortunately could only afford to send one staff member to Saboten this year due to financial reasons. Of course we chose our homie, Chocozumo, to capture the best aspects of one of Arizona’s largest Anime conventions! Chocozumo In general smooth. Security was thorough, no construction across the stree...[Read More]

Dragon Con 2019 Is Still Exactly What Everyone Is Describing: Your Family Party Con! 

Hey everyone! I am SO sorry for not getting to you sooner! While traveling, I have been attending a con each weekend for 4 weekends straight and it has been a lot to report and keep track of!  For years, Dragon Con has created its own reputation to be the con to attend if you are looking for the widest variety in cosplays, celebrity talents, and if you are looking for a big party! For my birthday ...[Read More]

Long Beach Comic Con 2019 – A Great Beginner’s Con

By Sailor Doom Have you ever wanted to attend a Comic Con but you’re not sure where to begin? Does the thought of attending one of the greats like San Diego Comic Con or Los Angeles Comic Con terrify you? I have the perfect con for you! Long Beach Comic Con is a fantastic Con for beginners! This was my first time attending LBCC  and it was a lot smaller than I had expected it to be but it definite...[Read More]

10 Black Kings and Queens of Cosplay Vol 1.

Cover photo by Chocozumo Ladies and gentlemen, thank you so very much for being here today! We’re gonna highlight the hard work and talent of 10 incredible, fantastic, outstanding, amazing black cosplayers from coast to coast. Our list is not in any particular order and these are not the end all be all but merely a taste of some beautiful human beings. Please give them all of the love and su...[Read More]

5 Things I Wish I Knew Coming Into Cosplay

Veteran cosplayer, Heartless Aquarius, provides insight on what she wish she knew coming into cosplay! This is sage advice that will no doubt help many new cosplayers who are looking to make their hobby as enjoyable as possible! 1) Practice makes perfect Cosplay always takes practice whether it’s with doing makeup, sewing, prop making, etc. It’s all a learning process. You’ll pick up new skills an...[Read More]

Cosplayer of the Week: Illuminaughty Cosplay

Good day to you all! We have another wonderful, amazing, fantastic human being for you by the name of Illuminaughty Cosplay! She hails from Arizona and has a burning passion for gaming! Our homie, Schrei205, got to interview her earlier in the year at Taiyou Con and we can not wait to show you! Having over four years of cosplay experience, she puts her heart and soul into her work and it shows! Ge...[Read More]

Cosplayer of the Week: Utahime Cosplay

Utahime cosplay is with out a doubt one of the best cosplayers around. The woman has style, she has grace, and she has cosplays so good that they’ll melt your face! I’ve been a fan of her work for a long time and I encourage you to follow her as well! Imagine my surprise when I found out that not only would she be a Cosplay Senpai at Anime Expo 2019 but our homie Shelby McWeeb was a go...[Read More]

Mad Monster Party Returns to Arizona For A Hauntingly Good Time

Written by Elyssa Mad Monster is back in Arizona! This horror, sci-fi, and fantasy themed convention is a cool escape in the blaring summer heat of Arizona. From Costume Contests, to Celebrity Q&A’s, this is the perfect spot for any fan of the genre. Not only will you have the opportunity to meet well known celebrities, you’ll also see them enjoying the convention themselves.  The convention w...[Read More]

Tony and Z0mbyte Tackle San Diego Comic-Con 2019

Hey, y’all! It’s me! Z0mbyte!  Back from sunny San Diego! For us geeks, it is the home of SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON! The ultimate and certainly massive, once in a life time experience (more if you’re lucky) for any nerd.  It has been at the top of my bucket list to attend SDCC and immerse myself in what I’ve only lived vicariously through social media and stories from friends. Dreams do come true when t...[Read More]

Causeplay: Cosplay for a Cause

By James Ramos The sunny state of Arizona hosts a flourishing cosplay community who cosplay for a cause. People from all walks of life gather throughout the year to celebrate their love of their fandoms. There is no wrong way to cosplay, and there are as many reasons to do it as there are people who do. For some, it is a means to give back to their community.  One such group is the Arizona Avenger...[Read More]

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