Cosplay

Wicked Wig Cosplay Night

Not wanting to wait for Halloween to arrive, Cherry-Jelly Productions and Anime Jungle hosted a costumed pre-Halloween event called “Trick or Cosplay?” Japan’s Assist Wig Sale and Exhibition – Wicked Wig Night - (Try saying that ...

Halloween Costume Contest Comes to Your Local Comic Shop

The leaves are starting to turn, a crisp note has returned to the air which means only one thing… time to dust off your best Halloween costume! Coming to a comic book store near you is the chance to participate in a nationwide Halloween ...

13 of the Best Hunger Games: Catching Fire Beauty Tutorials

Fans are certainly going to be excited when The Hunger Games: Catching Fire comes to theaters November 22. However, if you’re a true fan, you probably aren’t waiting until the film comes out to show your love. You’re probably ...

Japan Expo 1st Impact

Japan Expo celebrates both traditional and popular Japanese culture with a central focus on anime, manga, music, and video games. Japan Expo holds three events in Europe, two of which are in France with the third in Belgium, their original Paris ...

Heroes of Cosplay: SyFy Show Goes Behind the Scenes

The world of cosplay has long been seen as filled with dorks, nerds, and yes, even geeks. Despite those who participate in the hobby spending untold amounts of both money and time on their creations, cosplay hasn’t had a real moment in the ...

Geek Picks Special Prize Winner at Comic-Con 2013 Masquerade

Yep, we weighed in on the annual costume showcase. Co-hosted by the husband-and-wife duo of Phil and Kaja Foglio (studiofoglio.com), the San Diego Comic-Con Masquerade is traditionally a raucous affair featuring creative makeups, comedic skits ...

Cobra 1st Legion (and GI Joe) Team Up to Help Those in Need

Much like the 501st garrison that dresses up as Imperial troopers, representing Star Wars fandom, members of the Cobra 1st Legion put on the costumes of their favorite heroes and villains to bring joy to others and, of course, have a little fun ...