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Cosplay Mashups
Whenever I'm on Facebook or Instagram, I love it when cosplayers have creative minds. In the almost four years that I've been doing cosplay, I've only done two cosplay mashups. I'll get to that shortl...
Cosplaying: Inside and Out
The second you walk through the doors, you feel at home. You spend months preparing for a convention, spend paychecks on cosplay, and put your blood, sweat, and tears into this passion. And to spend y...
Lee Williams20 days ago
Peace, Love, and Comic-Con!
It kind of all started when I went to the first MCM Comic-Con in Manchester several years ago. It was also my first comic-con and I went on my own, I didn’t dress up and I spent about £10 buying a coo...
Power to LGBTQ+ Cosplayers Everywhere
June is the start of Pride Month and it's an important month for the LGBTQ community. Pride Month is celebrated every year in June to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots. It was a tipping point for the Gay...
How to Prepare for Your First Convention
Attending conventions and meeting people are the two things I love the most about being a cosplayer. Every time I go to a con, it's like being at a party and seeing people in their costumes. If you're...
Prince Taburyka month ago
My Masquerade With Furries
Firstly, let me point out that quite a sizable amount of people have NO idea what the community of furries is actually like, and as such only attach the oversexualized and crazy (like the alt-furs, do...
All About Texxx-Man Cosplay
I have been a content creator and writing stories on Vocal since March of this year, and I'm glad that I get to talk about topics that I'm passionate and love to talk about. Most of those stories are ...
Preparing for My 5 Year Cosplay Anniversary
It's hard to believe that I've been doing cosplay for almost four years. Looking back at my pictures from the different conventions I've attended over the years shows how much I've grown, not only as ...
Armored Blue Ranger Cosplay
2017 was a great year for me in cosplay. Meeting people and having the time of my life. There was one particular cosplay that I wanted to do for months and that was the Armored Blue Ranger. The reason...
Cosplay = Confidence
Back in 2013, one of my friends introduced me to cosplay, and at the time, I didn't know what it was. So I went online and searched images of people doing cosplay. I was impressed and wanted to dress ...
In Defense of Sexy Cosplay
Cosplay is a way to express ourselves and also stepping outside of our comfort zone. In this article, I'll be talking about why I defend cosplayers who choose to do it. I've been a cosplayer for almos...
Texxx-Man Cosplay2 months ago
Cosplay DIY: Zombie Mario
I debuted my first cosplay mashup: Zombie Mario at GlitchCon 2015. I also took part in my very first cosplay contest, and while I didn't win, I received a standing ovation. I'll be writing an article ...
Texxx-Man Cosplay2 months ago
Being a Cosplayer and on the Autism Spectrum
When I was five years old, I was diagnosed with Asperger. It's a developmental autism spectrum disorder. It impacts the individual's ability to communicate and read social situations. It’s mild, meani...
Andrea Dawson2 months ago
Cosplay Celebration: How to Throw a Geek Cosplay Party
Cosplay is bigger than ever. It attracts millions to conventions every year, and cosplay parties are becoming more and more popular among the geek set. If you're looking to create your own cosplay par...
Crochet Cosplay2 months ago
What Draws People to Cosplaying?
“OMG, look at those freaks! LOL, they’re all dressed up, wow. They’re so f*cking weird.” Two kids —maybe in their late teens, early 20s—get off the train and take the long escalator up towards Peachtr...
Crochet Cosplay3 months ago
Can You Cosplay from 'Black Panther' If You're White?
Black Panther is out, and white cosplayers are asking, "How can I cosplay from Black Panther?" and I'm over here like..."We gave you two characters. Pick one - buff White dude or skinny White dude...I mean...let me be helpful." After watching the movie, I definitely see every single last cosplay that I want to do. I want to do everything from Angela Basset's white dress we see her in when T'Challa returns to Wakanda to Killmonger's jean jacket and Timberland boots. I just want to cosplay the who...
Berinice Wilson5 months ago
Jacoby (Jack Frost)
Jacoby is the one friend that has been with me since September of 2017, when things, I thought, were turning great for me in college. As it turns out, I had been cutting myself, trying to commit suicide once again. When I met Jacoby, he was very handsome and kind. But when I video chatted with him in November, I was completely nervous to talk to him. I was just thinking to myself: This is Jacoby (Frostplay on YouTube), one of the best cosplayers in the world. We both video chatted and I thought ...
Nomadic Bard5 months ago
Ways to Cosplay for Beginners
Greetings readers! Whether you're interested to take on cosplay for the first time or curious about it and want to know more, I will share a bit of what I know based on experience and lessons learned ...