Not in San Diego? Still like cosplay and comics? Hot Picks crew member Menachem Luchins is hosting a super cosplay event TODAY 7/27 at ESCAPE POD COMICS! Details:
Here’s the official rumpus, along with some awesome pix of some awesome cosplayers!
Event details, from Menachem his own bad self:
*THIS IS A FREE EVENT* (though there is a $5 suggested donation)
Today, July 27, come get your geek on at Escape Pod Comics from 1-5 PM, 302 Main St., Huntington Village, N.Y. Dress to impress in your best costume or creation!
Here’s the Facebook event page! Phone: (631) 923-1044
– EVENT DETAILS –
FEATURING our very own LOCAL COSPLAYERS: Inochii / Nerdy Lolita, Mooseychan, Bree Faith (Brittany Lauda – Voice Actress), and More! And COSPLAYERS: KO Cosplay, Marie Grey, OTP Cosplay (Wild Cat Cosplay and Stark Raving Cosplay), Cozpho Photography and (Toshi Salvino the) Dollfille.
ALSO: our very own Maid Cafe with free treats from Urban Coffee and live DJ sets by M.E.M.E. and ORBiTER (https://soundcloud.com/mikahFSmusic).
$2 Raffles, Photo Station and TWO FREE comics for everyone in costume!
Schedule of events:
Escape Pod Comics opens at 11 am and closes at 9 pm, all are welcome and encouraged to come early and stay late!
1:30pm: Marie Grey Cosplay Why I Cosplay: One Cosplayer’s Story.
2:30 pm: Hugo McCarthy Possible lecture: horror make-up and special effects with drug store supplies Apprentice under Vince Collura of ActionVanceFX and Wren Budd, and Intern at GutRotFX
3:30 pm: Being the OTP: Cosplaying as Couple: Wild Cat Cosplay and Stark Raving Cosplay discuss different aspects of cosplaying as a couple from trials and tribulations to the excitement and joy when hard work pays off.
4:15 pm: Performance/service by Maid Cafe cosplayers
5 pm: Wrap Up, Raffle Drawing, Q&A With KO Cosplay/Cosplayers