Cosplay

Cosplay Photographer Launches Successful Kickstarter Photobook Project

Project Bazooka SushiMonsterCosplay Photographer Eric Ng’s dream is about to unfold! He has started a Kickstarter project for his very own cosplay photography book called Project: Bazooka – Epic Cosplay Photography. In Project: Bazooka, Ng hopes to publish his Project:Bazooka photobook that highlights the talented cosplayers featured in his photos. The book has a total of 156 pages which boasts over 65 cosplayers! How cool is that?

Project: Bazooka is budgeted at 7,500 USD which already covers the printing and publishing of the book. Keep Reading

Cosplay

Asgard Anime’s How To Cosplay: Psylocke

Guide to cosplay psylockeNot too long ago, a friend of mine asked me this question: How do you cosplay? As a cosplayer myself, a lot of things ran into my head.

The answer to my friend’s question is Asgard Anime’s brand new segment called How To Cosplay. Our maiden article features Psylocke from Marvel Universe’s X-Men. Enjoy.

I. KNOW YOUR CHARACTER

This is the ultimate bread and butter of all cosplayers. Your costume is just a costume unless if you bring life into your character. Keep Reading

Cosplay

White Pom Pom Proudly Wears Survey Corps Attire

Pomeranian Shingeki CosplaySeid ihr das Essen? Nein, wir sind der Jäger!

Just how adorable is this? 30miomio3030 has put their white Pomeranian under the cosplay spot light decked out in the signature green cloak of the Survey Corps (調査兵団) from Shingeki no Kyojin (進撃の巨人). This pom pom, who posed proudly as seen on the photo on the top left, came with its very own Three Dimensional Maneuver Gear (立体機動装置) to complete the full Shingeki get up! Keep Reading

Anime Expo

Cagayanime Ready To Make Waves In Cagayan De Oro

Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines will be experiencing a brand new otaku expo thanks to CDO Kintaku and it’s called Cagayanime 2014! Asgard Anime takes a trip down to Wonder Land to chat up with CDO Kintaku’s Cheshire Cat to shed some 101 on this must-see event.

Asgard Anime: How was Cagayanime born?

Cheshire Cat: Cagayanime was born from passion, determination, dedication, and of course love for our hobbies. Keep Reading

Conventions

Butuanime 2014 – Spreading The Love Of Cosplay, Anime, Manga And More

Butuanime has come a long way and Butuan City’s signature event that celebrates the otaku culture is back with Butuanime 2014! Asgard Anime catches up with one of Butuanime’s organizers, Zenon Hernandez, to give you a lowdown on what Butuanime is all about.

Asgard Anime: How did Butuanime come about?

Zenon Hernandez: Butuanime first started as a small event here in our locality. It was first an organization launch back then in 2012 and not officially [called] Butuanime. Keep Reading

Conventions

The Philippine Cosplay Convention Hits Lucky Number 7

Heads up, Filipino cosplayers! The Philippine Cosplay Convention is back! Cosplay.PH has worked side-by-side together with Hobbiworx, Inc. and Robinson’s Place Manila to bring cosplayers and congoers together under this free event. This year’s Philippine Cosplay Convention is celebrating its seventh year since its first successful kick start in 2008.

Test your skills and passion for cosplay in the cosplay contests laid out for PCC 7! Categories such as individual and group cosplay are present with unique categories added, namely the Historical Cosplay and Filipino Cosplay, to pique your interest and keep you on their toes. Keep Reading

Anime News

Naruto’s Shadow Clone Jutsu Makes Massive Impact In Philippine Festival

KAGE BUNSHIN NO JUTSU! (影分身の術)

The Philippines is known for their colorful festivals and Iloilo City’s Dinagyang Festival is just one of the many feasts celebrated in the country. What makes this year’s Dinagyang festival more special is that a large number of Naruto Uzumaki’s (うずまき ナルト) Shadow Clones have come from Konoha (木ノ葉隠れの里) to Iloilo City – complete with the Kyuubi (九尾)!

The Naruto Shippuden (-ナルト- 疾風伝) inspired street performers are members of the TRIBU PAGHIDAET – a dedicated group of students hailing from La Paz National High School, Iloilo City. Keep Reading