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  • Gcheung28

    The first-ever The Her Universe Fashion Show debuted at San Diego Comic-Con last night! Sponsored by Her Universe, Hot Topic and Nerdist Industries, there was a packed house and 36 stunning “Geek Couture” designs at the Grand Hyatt Hotel Harbor Ballroom. Only two designers could ultimately win the grand prize – the opportunity to design a fashion collection with Her Universe Founder Ashley Eckstein for specialty retailer, Hot Topic! Actress Ashley Eckstein is the Her Universe Founder and was the Fashion Show Host last night, and was joined by a panel of celebrity judges.

    During the fashion show, Eckstein made a surprise announcement regarding a new collaboration with legendary Japanese animation company, Studio Ghibli, for an exclusive line…

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  • XD1
    Marvel Joins Cosplayers for San Diego Comic-Con in Episode #2 and #3 of
    Marvel Method: Cosplay

    New York, NY—July 18th, 2014 — Marvel Method: Cosplay – Episodes #2 and #3 are now live! Marvel Method: Cosplay is the first Marvel Original Video Series to go inside the process of building a Marvel costume, culminating in its big reveal at San Diego Comic-Con 2014. Every episode fans will get an inside look at the process of character selection, wearable design and fabric construction all leading up to the final reveal on the opening full day, Thursday, of San Diego Comic-Con at the Marvel booth (Booth #2329) on Marvel LIVE!.
    Join Lorraine Cink, Host and Writer of Marvel's The Watcher, and Judy Stephens, Associate Producer/ Cosplay Expert, as the…

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  • Gcheung28

    Marvel + cosplay = genius! Marvel Method: Cosplay is the first Marvel Original Video Series to go inside the process of building a Marvel costume, and it culminates in its big reveal at San Diego Comic-Con 2014. Debuting July 8th on and on Marvel’s YouTube Channel, every Tuesday and Thursday, fans will get an inside look at the process of character selection, wearable design, and fabric construction which all leads up to the final reveal on opening day of San Diego Comic-Con at the Marvel booth!

    Join Lorraine Cink, Host and Writer of Marvel's The Watcher, and Judy Stephens, Associate Producer/ Cosplay Expert, as they seek out help and advice from professional costumer, Carly Bradt; Wig Expert, Katie Hondrogen; and professional Cospl…

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  • Brian Linder

    Wikia’s preparing to take San Diego Comic-Con 2014 by storm along with a legion of #WikiaLive superfans! We know many of you are already going, but WE WANT YOU to enlist in our “Fan Army.”

    Tell us you’re going by filling out this form and -- as we’ve done in year’s past -- we’ll do what we can to give those of you among our ranks an awesome fan experience. That may include VIP perks like celeb meet ‘n’ greets, party access, and other fun opportunities!

    We’ll start right now! We have room for six Los Angeles-based fans to ride in our train down to San Diego (departing the morning of Wednesday, July 23)... absolutely free! We’ll even throw in a ticket BACK to L.A. (we’re not gonna leave you stranded). The first six Angelenos to sign up will re…

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  • XD1

    Anticipation for Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy is reaching the next level as the movie's August 1 release date fast approaches. And Skype is giving fans TWO fun ways to share the excitement!

    Lucky fans will have a chance to connect with the cast of the film via a live Skype Group Video Call during the press day on July 19th.

    Check out the Hero Hub ( to find out how you can take part. The competition runs June 26th - July 11th.

    MORE... Skype is searching for the five best Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy cosplayers. And there are prizes!

    Fans are being invited to send a picture of themselves via Skype in their best GOTG cosplay.

    The best will be asked to record a Skype Video Message as their cosplay character. S…

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  • Pedroshelly.martin
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  • Brian Linder

    Today, ReedPOP, the world’s leading purveyor of pop culture events, and Wikia, the social universe of fandom and the ultimate source for powerful and relevant game expertise, announce the debut of a new cosplay championship at this year’s C2E2 in Chicago. The inaugural C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay will be the biggest and most prestigious costume contest in the United States, where veterans of the cosplay circuit and amateurs alike will battle it out for a shot at seizing the Crown and over $10,000 in cash and prizes. RedEye, part of Chicago’s Tribune Media Group, will serve as media sponsor for the inaugural event.

    For the first time ever, C2E2 will invite cosplayers from across the U.S. to travel to the Windy City and have their cre…

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  • Acardwell415

    The Wikia team just got back from an amazing weekend hanging out with fans at New York Comic Con 2013, and had the pleasure of hosting TWO outstanding cosplay contests while we were there. Each day, we were treated to 30 dazzling contestants who had clearly put a lot of blood, sweat and tears into crafting some incredible costumes. Our winners won great gear provided by our sponsor SteelSeries!

    Now go check out the photos from the show!

    All photos by Darlene Phan .

    Our Grand Prize winner was Shyaporn Theerakulstit as Khan Noonien Singh.

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  • Acardwell415


    2. Promotion Description. The Wiki Cosplay Contest Online is a contest where individuals who create an account and make a high quality entry to the contest will be eligible to enter our grand prize of $100 via Visa gift card.

3. How To Enter.

    • Users need to create a new login profile using the Theatrics login system on Users will need to record a video of themselves in their cosplay costume, and then publish it via the show at
    • Users are asked to also peruse other entries, and click "vote" for their favorite entries.
    • Submission period will end on November 3.

    The authorized account holder (the “Entrant”) must meet the eligibility cr…

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  • Acardwell415

    UPDATE #3: We have a winner! The finalist with the most votes is...

    Jessica (Frekki) as Thresh from League of Legends!

    Go to  Wikia Cosplay Contest Online to see all 3 finalists. And thanks to everyone who voted!

    Calling all Wikia cosplayers!

    This year, Wikia's hosting a live Cosplay Contest at New York Comic-Con, but we didn't want to leave our online users out of the fun.

    If you’ve spent the past year sculpting the ultimate Iron Man armor or have put countless hours into perfecting every stitch of your Joker suit, it’s time to strut your stuff for Wikia's fans in our Wikia 2013 Cosplay Contest Online!

    In order to compete, you’ll need to create a roughly 30-second (or less) VIDEO entry of yourself in costume, telling us about your amazing creati…

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  • Acardwell415

    At this weekend's Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2), Wikia Live brought fans together live with a series of programs, including a live hosted "Qwizards: Sci-Fi" game show and an amazing "Expert Showcase: The Walking Dead" panel with show star Chad Coleman. But perhaps our wildest and most colorful event was the Wikia Heroes & Villains Cosplay Challenge!

    Thirty contestants entered, but only one could walk away with our Grand Prize of $250. Take a look at some of the photos of the amazing contestants and their costumes below! The winner was Christine Miles with her stellar TARDIS console costume, complete with blue lights and police-box bolero.

    Our runner-up winners were just as impressive: Crowd Favorite went to KC Gamalinda as Optimu…

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  • Bchwood
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  • Asnow89

    You've probably watched Iron Man and thought, "Wouldn't that be cool in real life?" Fantasy is a reality now thanks to Advancer Technologies!

    The Iron Man cosplay, as shown in the video below, can actually control robotic exoskeletons. The system uses energy from human muscle reactions. The power is called electromyography.

    While the suit cannot shoot off a laser beam every time you flinch, or fire missiles from your shoulders, it is highly advanced technology that could change the future of robotics and the technology world.

    Now, you are probably thinking that an Iron Man robotic suit will cost millions of dollars. Guess what? You can make it yourself at home. How cool is that?! It is a very modified version of what you think of when someone…

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  • Cos2gether


    June 11, 2012 by Cos2gether





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