The Resurrection of Mara JadeMore Like This
The Resurrection of Mara Jade
Like millions of kids growing up in the 1980s, I spent many happy hours imagining what it would be like in the rosy future when George Lucas made new Star Wars movies. It was almost as difficult and delicious to imagine as adulthood.
Return of the Jedi came out in 1983, but many, many years would pass before we had new stories. In the meantime, we created our own stories with fan art, fan
-Cosplay Bullying PSA-As of recent I have noticed a continuing trend of cosplayers who deem themselves "professionals" bullying other cosplayers. They throw out demeaning insults like, "your cosplays suck", "your not a real cosplayer because you bought your costume items and didnt make them", "your too fat for that", "your not the right race/color for that", "your not good at making props, you should give up", "your not allowed to create your own versions of characters", "your not on my level" & "I'm so much better than you"....More Like This
All I can say is that this has to stop. This is wrong. Since when did having fun, letting go and enjoying "make believe costume time" become such a horrendous, hateful, drama-filled competition? What gives people the right to bash other people, or to tell them they are "doing make believe wrong"? When did the egos become so unbelievably huge??
Cosplaying is supposed to be about having fun, about being someone else, about creating something awesome and showcasing what you Made. W