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Cosplay: From Fandom to Identity

Cosplay: From Fandom to Identity

Watch depthRADIUS Share |Archives Cosplay: From Fandom To Indentity Written By techgnotic (https://www.deviantart.com/techgnotic) Goddess with Black Wing by lady-narven (https://www.deviantart.com/lady-narven) Welcome to a whole new level. Cosplay is taking over the world and our only surprise is what took it so long. There is so much to explore in this current Cosplay crusade. Let’s take a look beyond the headlines and thriving Con event circuit and get to the heart of what makes Cosplay so special to so many around the Earth Sphere. This is your chance to share with us the important elements, storylines, issues, and community members you would like to see highlighted. To get this party started we’r
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~~ .cute.sexy.bitchy.me! ~~
A.B. Communication Arts grad from UST. Cum Laude. Now part of the Client Services Management team. Works in a BPO Company. Fashionista! Kikay galore! Gay (well not in terms of orientation lah~ but happy)!

Works in the fields of advertising, marketing, films, public relations, broadcasting, media, BPO, contact center, the likes!

Loves watching movies. Cosplayer. A bit child-like but hella workaholic! Loves playing PSP games and arcade. Loves Dance Dance Revolution! Dancing in general hurhurhur~ Woohoo!

Mixed Chinese, Spanish, Filipino, and Indian.
Naturalized Filipina. Chinese by blood ...

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Cosplayers Community Site Cure

Finally created a DA account for my cosplay stock. A few friends have invited me a loooong time ago but I haven't found time lah! Maybe now I can maintain this then ho ho ho. (^_^)

Current Residence: Philippines
deviantWEAR sizing preference: Medium
Favourite genre of music: pop, rock, alternative, rnb
Favourite photographer: Erving Go, Kiko Francisco, JM Chua, Zell De Belen, Kira Hokuten
Operating System: MS
MP3 player of choice: iPod, Samsung
Favourite cartoon character: Betty (Archie Comics)

Favourite Visual Artist
Lady Gaga
Favourite Movies
Transformers, Alvin and the Chipmunks, Il Mare, Ditto, Sky of Love, Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Harry Potter Series
Favourite TV Shows
Supernatural, Ghost Whisperer
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
Pussycat Dolls, Black Eyed Peas, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Beyonce
Favourite Books
Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Five People You Meet in Heaven
Favourite Writers
J.K. Rowling, Mitch Albom
Favourite Games
Street Fighter, Xmen, DDR, Warcraft, Starcraft, Diablo, Pokemon, Tekken, Bravestory, Patapon
Favourite Gaming Platform
Sony PSP
Tools of the Trade
Adobe Photoshop
Other Interests
working, shopping, gaming, net surfing, cosplaying, blogging

Cosplay Contests - Please Support (^.^)

Cosplay Contests - Please Support (^.^)

Been busy (a lot) at work lah~ But I'm still thankful that there's still a lot of there who support my cosplay works (despite my absence in the scenes lately hehehe) ... So thank you very much (^_^) There are two (2) recent contests I've been a part of (and I haven't really gotten the chance to promote it that much hehe) so allow me to promote it here ... (1) CCY 2011 - as Jean Grey So ... you liked this deviation? :thumb216388129: I also did! Thanks to KiraHokuten (https://www.deviantart.com/kirahokuten) for this wonderful shot! And this has given me the opportunity to join once as, our annual local Cosplay Costume of the Year awards for the Best Female category. To v

Missing AFA? Some Updates Instead!

Missing AFA? Some Updates Instead!

Yes, I am missing AFA this year (T_T) For like the 3rd time I wanted to attend? *sigh* I am sooo geared up. Had my passport renewed early this year. Blocked off all other plans for November. Made 3 costumes ready ... And then ... poooff! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ COSPLAY ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Ok ... by now I've accepted the fact that I will be missing AFA (again) this year. :( I was soooo rushing and preparing but then just when I was about decided to book and reserve lodging, I found out I have an important project to work on at the office ... and since my work is a priority for me, I scratched it off my agenda alre

2011 Cosplay Updates - 3rd to 4th Q (REALLY NOW!!)

2011 Cosplay Updates - 3rd to 4th Q (REALLY NOW!!)

So it's been quite some time as well since I updated my DA ei? I got some new skin, hooray! I love 2NE1 and so does my sistser LiZhong (https://www.deviantart.com/lizhong) so I decided to finally change it after my Lady Gaga one hehe. So where do I start? I guess I'd like to thank all those who :+fav: my works and :+devwatch: me! Even though I haven't been that active for months, the viewers and watchers are still there. So thank you for your appreciation of my works too. :) Hmmm, I dunno what I'll do in exchange hehe ... uhmmm, maybe a cosplay plan of your choice? But I need to familiarize myself with the characters of course hehe. :) But really, thank you very much! :h

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darquielHobbyist Artist
Happy B-Day!
happy birthday miss ^^
darquielHobbyist Artist
Happy B-Day!
darquielHobbyist Artist
Happy B-day!
darquielHobbyist Artist
Happy B-Day!
rahul-k-makHobbyist Artist
Very exciting profile I have ever seen on deviantart, fav + you here. www.dailywallpapers.site
chenmeicaiHobbyist General Artist
Gee thanks! :) I've been out of DA for quite some time now hahah. Thanks a lot!