2nd March 2012 – Guest appearance at SunnyCon!
I’ve been invited as a guest to SunnyCon at the end of this month! I’ll be running a cosplay panel about competitive cosplay, covering the different competitions that run in the UK, and I’ll be sharing my experiences from ECG and giving out tips and advice for preparing yourself for a cosplay competition. I’m really excited to see the costumes that will be showing up at SunnyCon, because they have a cosplay competition where the grand prize is… £2000!!! WOW!! With runner-up prizes of £1000 and £500? Oooft!! Sounds like something you’re interested in? Hop over to their website and check it out
27th November 2012 – World Cosplay Summit selections at Hyper Japan!
This weekend at HYPER JAPAN, Exelia and I were selected to represent the UK at World Cosplay Summit 2013! We qualified in our Eiko and Vivi costumes from Final Fantasy IX. We’re so honored to have this amazing opportunity to go to Japan to represent our country and we’re already hard at work to ensure we make everyone back at home proud. You can track our adventure on our WCS Team UK 2013 facebook page where we’ll be posting progress images, tutorials, photo shoots and sneak-previews of our costumes for Nagoya!
22nd October 2012 – Interview with SuperMassive in their PlayEXPO movie!
The awesome guys from SuperMassive asked me to provide an intro for their short documentary, you should check these guys out because they’re really cool!
12th October 2012 – Guest appearance at Manchester Play Expo!
Hey everyone! I’m excited to announce that myself and members of the HYPER JAPAN team will be making a guest appearance at Play Expo this weekend in Manchester!
Myself, Leolarua and Nomes will be attending to talk about our experiences at European Cosplay Gathering. We’ll also be running some panels, covering topics like how to start off as a new cosplayer, wig styling and make-up for cosplay. Additionally, the talented Sephirayne will be running a panel about how she made the armour for her Sephiroth costume, Emily from the Hyper Japan team will be hosting a zombie make-up panel sponsored by Capcom and Resident Evil, and Frederica la Noir will be running a panel on cosplay jewellery! So there’s lots to see and do this weekend!