The Cosplay Masquerade - only on Otakus and Geeks! (1/4)

The Cosplay Masquerade - only on Otakus and Geeks! (1/4)

Anime conventions are synonymous with Cosplay, and Anime NYC didn't disappoint on that front. A whole evening was dedicated to cosplayers, but not only were they showing off their costumes, there was singing, dancing, roleplay and contests galore!

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Cosplay Masquerade (4/4)

Cosplay Masquerade (4/4)

Anime conventions are synonymous with Cosplay, and Anime NYC didn't disappoint on that front. A whole evening was dedicated to cosplayers, but not only were they showing off their costumes, there was singing, dancing, roleplay and contests galore!

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Cosplay Masquerade (3/4)

Cosplay Masquerade (3/4)

Anime conventions are synonymous with Cosplay, and Anime NYC didn't disappoint on that front. A whole evening was dedicated to cosplayers, but not only were they showing off their costumes, there was singing, dancing, roleplay and contests galore!

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Cosplay Masquerade (2/4)

Cosplay Masquerade (2/4)

Anime conventions are synonymous with Cosplay, and Anime NYC didn't disappoint on that front. A whole evening was dedicated to cosplayers, but not only were they showing off their costumes, there was singing, dancing, roleplay and contests galore!

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Panels - Or The Realm of Insider Secrets (Part 3 of 3) Anime NYC Coverage

Panels - Or The Realm of Insider Secrets (Part 3 of 3) Anime NYC Coverage

Anybody can watch anime, read manga, or buy a costume. That's easy. What's not so easy is knowing what happens behind the scenes. It's like someone trying to glimpse into a limo with tinted windows - you're not going to see much, unless the window gets rolled down.

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Anime NYC Coverage - Artist's Alley (Part 2 of 3)

Anime NYC Coverage - Artist's Alley (Part 2 of 3)

Anime NYC wasn't all about merch and swag. On the creative side of things, there were many talented people there ranging from voice actors to independent artists; some who were very well known, and others who were flown in straight from Japan - all of them titans of their respective industries.

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Anime NYC Coverage - The Expo Hall (Part 1 of 3)

Anime NYC Coverage - The Expo Hall (Part 1 of 3)

The first ever Anime NYC at Jacob Javits for all things anime. This part covers the Expo Hall where you can buy anime goodies, food, and play coin-op and board/card games for free. (Part 1 of 3)

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Cosplay at Otakon 2016 - Invasion of the LED!

Cosplay at Otakon 2016 - Invasion of the LED!

No convention is complete without our CosPlayer photos! One thing I'd like to mention is that there always seem to be advances in Cosplay construction, and for the past few  years, designs in the use of worbla and foam have been getting fairly sophisticated in all areas - armor, weapons, wearable creatures such as dinosaurs... the whole lot.

I've now noticed a big advance on another theme: LED lighting.

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Katsucon Cosplay 2016 (Part 2 of 2)

It's Sunday at Katsucon, and with less than two hours to shoot, *I* had to hustle this time around to take photos before heading back to NY. Here are the Cosplayers and costumes for your viewing pleasure.

Sunday Cosplay Photos! NY Comic Con (Day 4 of 4)

Sunday Cosplay Photos! NY Comic Con (Day 4 of 4)

This is it, the final batch! Welcome to Sunday's selection of photos taken by our friend, Young Jeohn.

Want more or don't see your photo here? Check for updates at:
http://youngfromnewyork.com/nycc2015pics/

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