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Meagan Marie Cosplays as Valkyrie Wonder Woman, Reilena as Thor

We are truly living in the Golden Age of Cosplay.

Not a week goes by, it seems, that some group of cosplayers and photographers does not go for broke and set a new gold standard for the...

Harley Quinn Makeup Tutorial Final Picture

Just as butterflies know, change is fascinating and provokes an air of mystery, as well as beauty. Make-up has the power of transformation that can be used for fantasy or real life and, when done...

Animazement 2015 Antler-Horned Woman Cosplayer

Beat Down Boogie, the guerilla movie-makers with a nose for cosplay, have been doing yeoman's work lately. We recently featured their video wrap-up of...

Immortan Joe from "Mad Max: Fury Road"

“Man was born free, but is everywhere in bondage outfits,” French philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau declared some 200 years before the 1979 theatrical release of Mad Max.

Okay, so we added...

DC Bombshell Wonder Woman Art by Ant Lucia

Designer Ant Lucia — and DC Comics — hit a homerun a couple of years back with the creation of the DC Bombshells statuettes line (still available from...

Táy Máy Tò Mò Cosplaying Lina from DotA2

Defense of the Ancients 2 has become one of the most popular MOBAs in a short period of time, and like its competitor League of Legends, has inspired some amazing cosplay. With...

Captain America Costume as Motorcyle Leathers

Fashion designer and leather craftsman David Pea is living The Dream. His company, UD Replicas, creates a constantly expanding line of officially licensed...

Cosplayer Ryoko Demon

Ryoko Demon is part of the cosplay and performance team, R&R Art Group. She hails from Russia and has been cosplaying since 2002. Her first cosplay experience is what else, but where her...

Sheik with Harp from "Ocarina of Time"

Legend of Zelda: The Ocarina of Time, released for the Nintendo 64 in 1998, holds the Guiness Book record for "Best-Reviewed Video Game" of all time, and remains one of the most...

The Doctor's 12th Costume

With the much anticipated new season of Doctor Who returning in the fall, the 12th Doctor, Peter Capaldi will be making his first-ever San Diego Comic Con appearance next month.

"Tales of...

Wasteland Warriors

Are you in need of armor but have no smithy skills to speak of? Give foam a shot. It's lightweight, easier to work with and blacksmith apprentice is a tough job. As...

Steampunk World's Fair 2015 - Girl with Glowing Eyes

You can barely swing a parasol over your head at any comics or anime convention without hitting 2 or 3 steampunk cosplayers, so it's no surprise that this retro-futurist Victoriana sub-niche would...

Hugh Jackman as Wolverine, Displaying His Claws

On the one hand, we are starting to lament the injection of electronics into the cosplay hobby as it raises expenses and can detract from the traditional crafting.  On the other hand, these things...

GWAR Guitarist

Hard rock band GWAR, who are continuing on despite the tragic death of their leader Dave Brockie aka Oderus Urungus in early 2014, have spent decades offering an alternate take on musical theatre...

Samuel L. Jackson as Col. Nick Fury

Last July, at Comic-Con in the Southern California coastal town that derives its name from the German word for a whale’s vagina, at least according to The Anchorman, everybody’s favorite badass...

Commander Holly Rocket Raccoon Cosplay

Are you new to cosplaying or just want to get into it? Not sure how to start? The best resource out there (other than us, that is) is other cosplayers. One of the greatest things about the cosplay...

Mad Max

Post-apocalyptic cosplay and fashion have never been as in vogue as they are this moment. One undeniable reason was the hype leading up to, and the subsequent gushing reviews for, "Mad Mad: Fury...

Mr Met Mascot Cosplay by AJ Mass

If there's one essential fashion tip to be gleaned from the colorful world of professional sports mascots – you know, the slapstick San Diego Chicken or the green and goofy Phillie Phanatic – it...

Jinx Cosplay

Kyman Cheng is a photographer operating out of the Netherlands.  Back in October of 2014, Cheng noticed that, while cosplayers in the US and Asia seemed very heavily represented in print and other...

Hawkgirl Cosplay

There's a lot to love about Hawkgirl. And if you disagree, all...

Taylor Swirft in "Bad Blood"

Not since the glorious '80s has a music video been this stylish -- or violent.  Combining all the edgier fashion tropes from  Aeon Flux, Underworld, Kill Bill, Resident...

Tom Grey, Sonya Belousova and The Cosplay Piano

The brainchild of Los Angeles independent filmmaker Tom Grey, the YouTube channel known as Player:Piano Videos offers an irresistible series of professionally-produced music videos paying homage...

Elsa Cosplay by Angela Clayton

Angela Clayton is a self-taught 18-years-old prodigy whose skills as a seamstress will, quite simply, blow you away. Hailing from Long Island, New York, Angela started out making cosplay gowns...

Star Wars Imperial Stormtroopers

Michael Kaplan was the Costume Designer for both recent Star Trek movies, as well as I Am Legend, Armageddon, and the seminal Blade Runner. His has now the plum...