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Zenkaikon 2018 Weekend Cosplay Gallery by KBV Photography

Posted  May 17, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

The last gallery from Zenkaikon 2018 is the second by KBV Photography and covers Saturday and Sunday at the Lancaster, Penn., event. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Cosplay Crew, RachniQueen, Cosmonaut Cosplay, opheliaccat, Sakuraharunogirl, comrade.kiwi, red_beanie_days, Lady Ava Cosplay, Oshi, sabyr_snikt, actualyohane, mad_doctor_mark, Red Card, and many more. Photo gallery tips: Once the page loads the images, you will see the Forward and Back navigation arrows above the image, in case […]

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Zenkaikon 2018 Friday Cosplay Gallery by KBV Photography

Posted  May 16, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

Our second set of galleries from Zenkaikon come from one of our longest-serving team members, KBV Photography. She traveled to Lancaster, Penn., a she has for us for many years, and got photos from all three days of the event. Cosplayers in this gallery from Friday include RachniQueen, gc_chan_cosplay, riyuski, loveslastlullaby, ladyleocosplay, sabyr_snikt, lyrabirdcosplay, Hikaru Cosplay, Miss. Erisaka Blu, and many more. Photo gallery tips: Once the […]

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Solo Services Star Wars Legacy Well, With Little Innovation

Posted  May 15, 2018  by  Geez Alize

I can remember entering the first Star Wars movie I ever saw, hair done up like Princess Leia, with sheer excitement that I didn’t understand at such a young age. I recall feeling the same while entering Star Wars: The Force Awakens with a newfound feeling of “they better not screw this up.” So when […]

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Zenkaikon 2018 Cosplay Gallery by Adam Etheridge

Posted  May 10, 2018  by  Adam Etheridge

Zenkaikon, a multi-genre convention which celebrates anime, science fiction, and general pop culture, returned to the Lancaster County Convention Center for its 12th show. Held on the first weekend in May this year, this is the latest in the year that the convention has been held since moving to the Lancaster venue in 2013. The […]

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Free Comic Book Day 2018 at Double Midnight Comics, Part 3

Posted  May 9, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

The last of three galleries from Free Comic Book Day at Double Midnight Comics in Manchester, NH, includes probably more of our regular cosplay friends the previous two. Which if you know how long it takes a cosplayer to get ready, it should be no surprise that they typically show up later in any given day. During the […]

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Free Comic Book Day 2018 at Double Midnight Comics, Part 2

Posted  May 8, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

At this year’s Free Comic Book Day at Double Midnight Comics in Manchester, NH, I took a few more pictures of cosplayers and costume contestants than last year. The number of galleries is the same at three, but each has a few more images than the same one last year. The second of three galleries includes cosplayers J+C Cosplay, Zombie […]

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PAX East 2018 Sunday Gallery by FirstPerson Shooter, Part 2

Posted  April 23, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

We have now reached the final gallery from me of cosplay photos taken at PAX East 2018. We will have more galleries from Zephyrlynk Productions as well as more Feature Sets from Wonderllama Photography. But what a way to end the con — getting a chance to shoot photos of Maul Cosplay. Literally minutes before I broke […]

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PAX East 2018 Feature Set: SoulCalibur with Bethany Maddock & Mikal Mosley, by Wonderllama Photo

Posted  April 22, 2018  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

Bandai Namco was at PAX East 2018 with a demo of their upcoming game SoulCalibur VI. What better way to show off a highly anticipated new release than by having two incredible cosplayers, Bethany Maddock and Mikal Mosley, create all-new cosplays from the upcoming game?  Bethany made a stunning Sophitia, along with her iconic Omega sword and […]

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PAX East 2018 Sunday Gallery by FirstPerson Shooter, Part 1

Posted  April 21, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

Sunday at PAX East 2018 was more crowded on the show floor itself than any Sunday I’ve ever seen. But the overall crowds were smaller than Saturday or Friday as is the case with most cons. I still took enough photos of cosplayers for two galleries for the day. Among the cosplayers in this gallery are Petry […]

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PAX East 2018 Saturday/Sunday Photos by Wonderllama Photography

Posted  April 20, 2018  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

On Saturday and Sunday at PAX East 2018, I spent much of my time taking photos for Featured Sets, since FirstPerson Shooter was able to attend and hold down the fort at our usual spot. But I did take enough random hall shots to complete a gallery for the two days. Included in this gallery are some […]

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PAX East 2018 Saturday Gallery by FirstPerson Shooter, Part 3

Posted  April 19, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

As the day wound down on Saturday at PAX East 2018 the costumes continued to be amazing, and the photos sometime got a little loopier — or maybe the photographers did. In this set you’ll see my teammate Wonderllama Photography directing a couple of pink furry creatures from Fortnite, and the amazing Shashin Cosplay Photography getting his Pokemon […]

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PAX East 2018 Saturday Gallery by FirstPerson Shooter, Part 2

Posted  April 18, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

The second gallery from Saturday at PAX East 2018 has all sorts of amazing cosplays, and a few from a group that will tug at your heart strings. The group that contains Grinning Hazard Cosplay and Vee Cosplay — both featured in this gallery — among others, are cosplaying as mashups of Pokemon and D&D characters. The […]

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PAX East 2018 Saturday Gallery by FirstPerson Shooter, Part 1

Posted  April 18, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

Requirements of my day job kept me from attending Thursday or Friday of PAX East 2018, which was a great frustration for me. I knew that our content would be well taken care of by Gregg of Wonderllama Photography in my stead, but I missed some great friends and awesome cosplay. While things seem to start […]

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PAX East 2018 Friday Pics by Wonderllama Photography, Part 2

Posted  April 17, 2018  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

Up next from PAX East 2018 is part two of our Friday galleries. We had quite a few cosplayers come by our spot in the North Lobby, despite the worsening weather outside. In this gallery are cosplayers Steel Shield Cosplay, Sisu Cosplay & Craft, Madame Zombie Cosplay, Mink the Satyr Cosplay, Grinning Hazard Cosplay, GiveWave Studios, Carley Winn Cosplay, Millettant […]

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PAX East 2018 Friday Pics by Wonderllama Photography, Part 1

Posted  April 16, 2018  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

PAX East 2018 Friday featured some truly amazing cosplay. Despite the early spring sleet and snow flurries, the crowd was still huge and the cosplayers weren’t scared away. One major highlight was an insane Fiddlesticks from League of Legends, hopping around the lobby on spring-loaded stilts. Cosplayers include Drew the Costumer, ElectronWarrior Cosplay, MicroKitty Cosplay, PileoFrox, Trial of the Jillu, Vault Fox, Faerun […]

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Garden State Comic Fest Grows in Atlantic City

Posted  April 13, 2018  by  Adam Etheridge

The first weekend of April was probably the biggest one of the year so far for fans of comics, cosplay, anime, and video games. With numerous conventions being held across the country (many of which were covered by other members of Nerd Caliber), there was something for just about everyone. Being based in New Jersey, […]

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Sunday Gallery by Zephyrlynk Productions from Anime Boston 2018

Posted  April 13, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

The final gallery from Anime Boston 2018 is from Sunday and shot by Jake of Zephyrlynk Productions. Again Jake was able to get photos of cosplayers I missed while i was manning our table promoting our own Cosplay And Photography Expo. Cosplayers in this gallery include High Maharajah Cosplay, Natalie Fuinha Cosplay, Vault Belle Cosplay, Blue Eyed Fairy Cosplay and More, Riveth Cosplay and Photography, ShotCaller […]

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PAX East 2018 Thursday Pics by Wonderllama Photo

Posted  April 12, 2018  by  Gregg "Wonderllama" Snider

Another PAX East has come and gone. PAX East 2018 was chock full of impressive cosplay and eye-popping game releases. With the exception of Sunday, the crowd seemed smaller than in previous years, which was likely the intention of expanding the expo to four days from the previous three. That new day, Thursday, was a […]

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Anime Boston 2018 Masquerade by Prime Cosplay & Photography

Posted  April 12, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

Next up in our coverage of  Anime Boston 2018 are photos from the Masquerade on Saturday evening. Unfortunately our man Steven from from Prime Cosplay and Photography couldn’t stay for the entire rather lengthy event (OK, I couldn’t wait any longer and pulled him out, to be fair), but we did get this gallery of cosplayers in the Fashion Show part, […]

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Saturday Gallery by Zephyrlynk Productions from Anime Boston 2018

Posted  April 11, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

Saturday at Anime Boston 2018 saw Jake of Zephyrlynk Productions wandering all over not only the Hynes Convention Center, but out into the mall at Prudential Place as well. This allowed him to grab all sorts of interesting poses and angles in his photos of cosplayers, something I was less able to do while at our table promoting our own […]

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Friday Gallery by Zephyrlynk Productions from Anime Boston 2018

Posted  April 10, 2018  by  Rodney Brown

The first of a bunch of galleries by Jake of Zephyrlynk Productions is made up of the shots taken on Friday at Anime Boston 2018. While I was at our table in Con Row promoting our upcoming Cosplay And Photography Expo, Jake was wandering all over the Hynes Convention Center grabbing photos of cosplayers that I never saw. We will […]

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