Our Favorite Cosplay From Sakura-Con 2019

Cosplay GalleryA showcase of some of the best photos and video from cosplay events around the world. Credits provided where possible, but if we’ve missed something [let us know and we can add](mailto:plunkett@kotaku.com)!   Seattle’s Sakura-Con is one of the biggest anime shows of the year, …

Some Of The Best Star Wars Cosplay For 2019

Cosplay GalleryA showcase of some of the best photos and video from cosplay events around the world. Credits provided where possible, but if we’ve missed something [let us know and we can add](mailto:plunkett@kotaku.com)!   Earlier this month, Chicago played host to Star Wars Celebration 2019, the …

Al Bundy Costume Guide

Learn how to dress like Al Bundy from Married With Children Al Bundy is the unfortunate patriarch of the Bundy household. He’s the breadwinner of the family and doesn’t seem to mind too much…but certainly takes solace in his alone time watching Psycho Dad and …

Our Favorite Cosplay From WonderCon 2019

Cosplay GalleryA showcase of some of the best photos and video from cosplay events around the world. Credits provided where possible, but if we’ve missed something [let us know and we can add](mailto:plunkett@kotaku.com)!   WonderCon is one of America’s biggest nerd shows, with over 50,000 fans …

Interview with KaniDay

It’s time for another interview, this time with KaniDay! She’s a talented cosplayer from Alabama, who loves just having fun and checking out lots of conventions! KaniDay as Uraraka from My Hero Academia What are you excited to be working with in the future and …

cosplayinamerica: I originally planned on doing a cosplay that…

I originally planned on doing a cosplay that allowed me to be comfortable at the convention….and then I saw Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse. As soon as I saw Kingpin I thought, I MUST BE HIM. I fell in love with his character design and loved …

Cosplay Is Outgrowing Cosplay Conventions

Cosplay ShowcaseKotaku’s Cosplay Showcase is a feature that highlights the unique work of cosplayers, artists and photographers as they seek to tell new stories and push the boundaries of the craft.   For decades, cosplay conventions have followed the same basic formula: everyone goes to a …

Convention Hotels: Tips for Budgeting

Now while I could immediately start up with the whole… fill your room past capacity and split the cost part, we’re not going to do that. ; P Conventions usually have a list of hotels working with them that have a select block specifically set …

Black Cosplayer Gives All Her Favorite Characters ‘Poofy, Curly Hair’

Photo: Jasemine Denise Photography Most of the time when you see a cosplayer, they’re wearing a wig. One thing you might not have noticed is how often those carefully styled wigs are straight hair, even on anime characters whose hair grows up and out like …

Our Favorite Cosplay From IKKiCON 2018

Cosplay GalleryA showcase of some of the best photos and video from cosplay events around the world. Credits provided where possible, but if we’ve missed something [let us know and we can add](mailto:plunkett@kotaku.com)!   IKKiCON is an anime convention that was held in Austin from December …