#cosplay

3 Ways to Get “Lit” in Your Cosplay

If you're going to Comic-Con International in San Diego, or any other fandom convention, this summer, consider these book-inspired cosplay ideas.

I Can’t Believe I Wasn’t At BookCon This Weekend

Here's what we missed at New York City's BookCon last weekend: author sightings, cosplay, and more.

The Cosplay in This Year’s #28DaysOfBlackCosplay is Fantastic

Amazing black cosplayers sharing their work in #28DaysofBlackCosplay.

#28DaysOfBlackCosplay is Happening Now on Twitter

The #28DaysOfBlackCosplay hashtag is happening on Twitter right now, in honor of Black History Month. Here's a roundup of some excellent contributions, and an introduction to the hashtag.

Why I Cosplayed As My Favorite Fictional Character Even Though I Am Socially Anxious

Why one reader decided to cosplay as her favorite comic book character, even though she doesn't like attention.

Why Thought Bubble Might Be the Best Place to be a Comics Fan

Another reason to visit the UK: Thought Bubble, a week-long celebration of comics!

Kid-Sized Cosplay with a Cause

Photographer Josh Rossi photographs kids with severe illnesses dressed as superheroes.

Amazing Cosplay from #28DaysofBlackCosplay

Check out some of our favorite shots from #28DaysofBlackCosplay.

Bitch Planet Cosplay as a Woman of Color

Patricia did not expect the response she got when she cosplayed as an inmate from BITCH PLANET.

Con-versations: Chatting with Creators at Phoenix Comicon

Sometimes it's hard to remember why you go to comic-cons...until you start talking to creators about their work.

How to Cosplay Without Weapons

FlameCon has announced they are banning all gun props because of Orlando. We discuss why it's a great move, and how to cosplay without weapons.

Five Existential Convention Crises

Sometimes attending a comic con can lead to convention crises. Thomas recounts 5 common thoughts from attendees.

Comics Fetish: Volume 68

Cosplay Questions, Anti-Book Clubs, and More!

Our special guest co-host this week is the wonderful Rincey Abraham. We discuss topics such as: respectful cosplay, keeping books damage-free while traveling, and the best way to start an "anti-book club."

Lines Drawn in the Desert: 3 Days at Tucson Comic-Con