I've stopped counting events . I attend a few each year now. aswell as host best part of 8 meet up a year in my home town.
First Anime convention Amecon 07 (age 25)
First Cosplayed at Ayacon 09 (age 27)
First Cosplay Janni of El-Hazard, inspired to cosplay the character after seeing the Bugrom Thumping AMV.
Favorite completed cosplay are Brook and Black Jack.