Tag: Cosplay

Jamie Lee Curtis Shows Up At 'Warcraft' Premiere In Cosplay

Although actress Jamie Lee Curtis isn't in the 'Warcraft' movie, that didn't stop the actress from showing up at the film's premiere in full-on cosplay. She dressed up as an orc from 'World of Warcraft.'

Geek June 7, 2016

Cosplayer Loses Piece Of Eye After Contacts Mishap: How To Wear Contact Lenses Safely

A Houston cosplayer could lose an eye after a mishap with his red cosplay contact lenses over Memorial Day weekend. Don't risk your eyes: here's how to safely wear contact lenses for cosplay.

Geek June 1, 2016

'The Legend Of Zelda' Cosplay Sword And Shield Available Soon

Attention costumers: online gaming retailer Merchoid recently added a few new cosplay accessories to its 'The Legend of Zelda' merchandise line, including the Master Sword and Hylian Shield from 'Skyward Sword.'

Geek April 26, 2016

'Fallout' Cat Is Ready To Take On The Wasteland

Watch out Raiders, Super Mutants and Deathclaws, there's a brand new wanderer in the wasteland. This 'Fallout' cat cosplay is not only purrfect, but also screen-accurate, complete with a Pip-Boy.

Internet Culture April 6, 2016

This Cosplayer Used A Hoverboard To Fly Around Taipei As Goku From 'Dragonball Z'

A cosplayer in Taipei decided to put a new spin on the much-maligned hoverboard by dressing up as 'Dragonball Z' fan favorite Goku and turning the board into a fluffy yellow nimbus cloud.

Movies/TV Shows February 10, 2016

‘Dragon Ball’ Fan Turns Hoverboard Into Nimbus Cloud, Rides It Around Taipei

What do you do when you have a hoverboard and are a big fan of ‘Dragon Ball’ series? Make your own Nimbus Cloud, of course!

Geek February 10, 2016

Check Out This Incredible 'Fallout 4' Nick Valentine Cosplay

Great cosplay takes time, effort, and a whole lot of dedication ... but this Nick Valentine cosplay from 'Fallout 4' looks like it used a bit of magic, too.

Internet Culture January 15, 2016

Man Dressed As Darth Vader Tries To Rob Convenience Store, Defeated By Salad Dressing

A man dressed as Darth Vader attempted to rob a convenience store but failed after getting hit by a jar of salad dressing. If only he had the Dark Lord’s abilities, he could have overcome the force of the store's employee.

Internet Culture November 26, 2015

This Battle-Friendly Foam Lightsaber With Lights And Sound Effects Is The Safe Alternative To The Plastic Toys

A live-action role-playing weapons-maker has started a Kickstarter campaign to fund the development of a foam lightsaber that is equipped with lighting and sound effects for safe gameplay.

Internet Culture November 6, 2015

Zombie Card Game 'Z. Year One' Uses Photos Of Cosplayers For Card Art

'Z. Year One,' described as 'Magic: The Gathering' meets 'The Walking Dead,' will be released as both a tabletop game and as a video game. One major selling point of the game is that it used actual pictures of cosplayers as card art for both humans and zombies.

Video Games November 5, 2015

Movie Theaters Are Banning Lightsabers And Masks From Select 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Screenings

Cinemark Theaters and AMC quietly announced that lightsabers and other weapons won't be allowed for the screening of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens,' but costumes are still OK.

Movies/TV Shows November 2, 2015

Theaters To Enforce Dress Code For 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Screenings?

You can’t wear that! 'Star Wars' fans trooping to see 'The Force Awakens' may have to be more mindful of what they are wearing as cinemas may be enforcing dress codes during screenings.

Geek October 29, 2015

Tawnie Bow Poised Atop A Growing Market For Cosplay Wigs

Tanya Mangiafico of Tawnie Bow Studios is at the helm of a growing wig business catering to cosplayers, fans who dress like comics and anime characters at conventions and other events.

Arts & Culture October 27, 2015

Thrift Store Shopping With An Expert Cosplayer

Cosplayer Tea Berry-Blue combs through the thrift shops of Greenwich Village for definitive costume pieces.

Movies/TV Shows October 23, 2015

Step Aside Cosplayers, This Corgi Wears All 13 'Doctor Who' Costumes Best

Wally the Corgi pulls off 13 of Dr. Who's most memorable looks in this video that takes you through five decades of the Time Lord's escapades in the Tardis. Starring Wally of Instagram fame, check out Who wore it better.

Geek October 20, 2015

Get Your Halloween Inspiration From These Awesome Cosplayers From New York Comic Con

Cosplayers show off their amazing costumes at the Javits Center during the 2015 NYCC. Take a look at some of the awesome costumes to get you motivated for Halloween

Movies/TV Shows October 14, 2015

Cosplay Supplies Coming To Jo-Ann’s Fabrics Stores Nationwide

Cosplayers who don't live in New York or L.A. usually struggle with finding the right fabrics for costumes. However, next year, Jo-Ann’s Fabrics will start carrying cosplay-specific fabrics for all costuming needs.

Movies/TV Shows October 13, 2015

Mark Ruffalo And Jared Leto Wore Masks To Mingle With Cosplayers At NYCC 2015

Actors Mark Ruffalo and Jared Leto decided to mix with the masses at NYCC — in stealth mode, by donning masks — and had some fun with it via social media.

Movies/TV Shows October 12, 2015

'Lord Of The Rings' Fans Recreate Middle-Earth Battle

One of the greatest battles for Middle-earth was re-enacted by hundreds of LARPers in the Czech Republic.

Geek October 3, 2015

This 9-Foot Hulkbuster Costume Shoots Real Lasers From Its Eyes

Your homemade costume can't deal with this humongous homemade Hulkbuster costume. Standing over nine feet tall, it's fully articulated and can shoot lasers from its eyes. For real.

Movies/TV Shows October 2, 2015

This 'Metal Gear Solid' Cosplay Is Unbelievable

As cosplayers continue to hone their craft, fans get to see more and more complex costumes — and this Raiden cosplay from the Tokyo Game Show is proof.

Geek September 22, 2015

Cosplay 101: How To Create A Costume On A Budget

If you're interested in cosplay, but don't want to invest a lot of money into it, don't fret: there are ways to pull together great costumes on a limited budget. Here's how.

Movies/TV Shows September 15, 2015

Paralyzed Student Turns His Wheelchair Into Amazing 'Mad Max' Cosplay

There are thousands of cosplayers who make amazing costumes, but few can up the ante like Ben Carpenter — his 'Mad Max' cosplay is unlike anything you've ever seen.

Movies/TV Shows September 11, 2015

Japanese 'Destiny' Ad Uses Cosplay And Live Action In Funny Video

A comical Japanese ad takes 'Destiny: The Taken King' and turns it into some live-action cosplay in the middle of a coin-operated laundromat.

Geek September 11, 2015

A Japanese Company Came Out With 'Attack On Titan' Pet Cosplay Costumes

If you've ever wanted to dress your corgi up in 'Attack on Titan' Levi Ackerman's patent green cloak, now is your chance.

Movies/TV Shows August 31, 2015

Man In Stormtrooper Outfit Walks 645 Miles to Comic-Con In Honor Of Late Wife

In honor of his late wife, this man walked 645 miles to Comic-Con in his Stormtrooper cosplay.

Geek July 10, 2015

10 San Diego Comic-Con Tips For First-Timers

Going to San Diego Comic-Con for the first time? Be ready, be smart, be prepared. Here are ten crucial things you must know — that none of the official Comic-Con materials will tell you.

Movies/TV Shows July 7, 2015

Capcom Is Making An Official Wearable Mega Man Helmet Just In Time For Comic-Con 2015

Soon, you will be able to look just like the robot video game character. This is the next best thing to actually being Mega Man.

Geek July 7, 2015

3D Printer Recreates Batman Costume, Complete With Fireballs And Easy Mobility

Three design companies have teamed up to create the ultimate Batman cosplay costume, all with the help of a 3D printer.

Movies/TV Shows June 25, 2015

Check Out The Awesome Cosplay From The Superman Celebration

This past weekend marked the annual Superman Celebration in Metropolis, IL, where cosplayers showed off their finest recreations of comic book characters. Here are just a few of the awesome costumes we saw there.

Movies/TV Shows June 15, 2015

Check Out 'The Witcher 3' Cosplay: Ciri, Triss Merigold And More

These 'Witcher 3' cosplayers took their game to the next level by becoming their favorite characters in the real world!

Geek June 4, 2015

Flame Con Is The First Queer Con Mecca, Get On Its Level

It's here, it's queer, and it's going to blow your mind. New York City holds its first LGBT-centric event with discussion panels and a cosplay pageant.

Movies/TV Shows June 3, 2015

The Best Photos From Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con

In case you missed out on this weekend's Wizard World St. Louis Comic Con, here are photo highlights from all three days, featuring a variety of fandoms, fun and celebrity guests.

Movies/TV Shows May 26, 2015

The Best Star Wars Celebration Cosplay From This Past Weekend

This year's Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, California, was a huge fit, especially with cosplayers, who brought the best of their costumes to show off to other fans of all things Star Wars. Here are some of the best.

Movies/TV Shows April 20, 2015

Over 100 Cosplayers Post Photos As Misty From 'Pokemon' In April Fools' Day Prank

Every year, the Internet outdoes itself with April Fools' Day shenanigans. However, one of this year's best pranks could be over 100 people cosplaying as like Misty from 'Pokemon' and posting photos, all in the same pose.

Movies/TV Shows April 3, 2015

These Jawdropping Photos Turn Ordinary People Into Superheroes In The Sky

It's not uncommon to see superheroes take to the skies in movies and comic books. However, this amazing new photo series from photographer Benjamin Von Wong shows ordinary people can do it too.

Movies/TV Shows February 25, 2015

These Cosplaying Guinea Pigs Win The Internet

If you're one of those people who like looking at photos of cute animals in costumes, you're in luck: there are now photos of cosplaying guinea pigs on the Internet.

Internet Culture February 25, 2015

Check Out The Awesome Cosplay From Gallifrey One, North America's Largest Doctor Who Convention

North America's largest 'Doctor Who' convention, Gallifrey One, brings out some of the world's best Who-related cosplay. Here are just a few of our favorite costumes from this year's con.

Movies/TV Shows February 18, 2015

Real-Life Peter Griffin At NYCC: The Best Cosplay Ever

A lot of time and dedication goes into each and every single cosplay, but few pull it off as well as one Robert Franzese - a.k.a. Real-life Peter Griffin.

Internet Culture January 7, 2015

This Cosplayer 3-D Printed His Own 'Arkham Origins' Batsuit

Although 3-D printing at home is still a relatively new concept, one UK cosplayer figured out how to use the technology in his favor by printing a batsuit, the costume worn by Batman in video game 'Arkham Origins.'

Geek January 6, 2015

Can Margot Robbie Top These Harley Quinn Cosplayers?

Harley Quinn is finally coming to the big screen in 2016's 'Suicide Squad.' Here are 10 outstanding cosplays that actress Margot Robbie will need to top if the filmmakers want to get her look just right.

Movies/TV Shows December 5, 2014

Rule Halloween parties with these Halloween makeup tutorials from YouTube

Be the scare of the party with these amazing halloween transformation YouTube tutorials.

Internet Culture October 27, 2014

Watch: Mr. Incredible fights Batgirl, and only Chewbacca can break it up

What happens when two costumed characters at the Hollywood Walk of Fame get into a violent fight? Chewbacca steps in to save the day, of course.

Internet Culture October 23, 2014

New York Comic Con 2014: See the best cosplay

New York Comic Con is the place to be to immerse yourself in your favorite fandom. Here's photos of fans who take that to the next level with their elaborate cosplay.

Geek October 13, 2014

Check out all the awesome cosplay from Wizard World Nashville Comic Con

As with any comic convention, Wizard World Nashville Comic Con brought out the cosplayers. From pretty sailor soldiers to superheroes and villains, cosplay was front and center at the weekend event.

Geek September 29, 2014

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