Euro Cosplay news!
Article by Tom Phillips (drowned_panda) posted Tuesday 19th October 2010
The final weekend of October (29th - 31st) sees massive MCM London Expo return, with the added addition of playing host to the Euro Cosplay Championships. Expo goers will be treated to a range of cosplay talent across Europe, with Cosplay Island users SephNoir and Fatkraken representing the UK.
A host of international guests will be judging at the event, as well as hosting panels.
Famous American cosplayers Jia Jem (www.jiajem.com) and Ginny Mcqueen (www.ginnymcqueen.com) will be there. Jia is well known for the amazing range of costumes she has turned her hand to and Ginny, who has been cosplaying for tweleve years now, has done everything from modelling to TV work.
Yuki, one of Brazils best known cosplayers will also be here. Yuki (www.yukicosplay.com) has represented Brazil in the World Cosplay Summit and regularly performs at Video Games Live events over the pond.
And finally Goldy, Japan's own master of Gundam and mecha costumes will be in attendance. Visit http://gaogaygar.fc2web.com/Englishcosplay01.htm to view his outstanding work. Goldy will be hosting a special hands on workshop to give you a taster of how he makes his amazing costumes!
Also, the Totally Cosplay area will be host to lots of other fun stuff over the weekend too, look out for games, a themed photo shoot area, mini cosplay parades, workshops and panels over the weekend!
For further information visit the MCM Expo website here - http://www.londonexpo.com/