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Why Cosplayers Work For Free

Why Cosplayers Work For Free

If you’re at all interested in cosplay then you’ve probably heard the rumours of so-called “professional cosplayers” — people like Jessica Nigri and Yaya Han who make costumes and fly around the world, presumably making bucketloads of cash from it. Yet the reality is that the number of people actually…

PAX Australia Through A Cosplayer’s Eyes

PAX Australia Through A Cosplayer’s Eyes

It’s hot. It was raining ten minutes ago and I’ve just returned from touching up my smudged makeup in the bathroom — only to start sweating it off again the minute I get outside. I’m waiting for my friend who has spent the whole morning applying her full body paint,…