Cosplay is all the rage in the United States but most don't know that it actually originated in Japan, Cosplay is quite popular in the United States because more people have embraced it but as popular as it is, Cosplay in the United States is still restricted to certain times of the year.
Which is very different from what happens in Japan, Cosplay events and even Cosplayers themselves can be seen strutting their stuff on the streets, as well as acting out their anime characters. In the United States Cosplayers or Cosplay events, are only seen at conventions.
But take note, you donít only have to make your costume to win, you must also strut your stuff in the competition, by acting and talking like the Character of the costume. The feeling is high as you get a big boost, with officially becoming a regular Cosplayer and that makes it more fun.
There are various conventions held in Japan for Cosplay exhibitions, an example is the
Cosplayers are people who wear any of the Anime or Manga gear, they can be found almost anywhere in Japan because the main drive of this fashion are Japanís youths, so donít be startled when you see Cosplayers, in action or strutting their stuff on the streets of Japan.
Cosplayers also have their regular hangouts, where you see them in their numbers, such a place is in Tokyoís Akihabari and Harajuku districts, one can really get lost in Cosplay world, as there are a lot of cosplay cafes, where you find the waitresses serving in costume!
Also there are some Cosplay parties, which are held in some nightclubs as well as parks in Japan.
If youíre interested in Cosplay or any of the events, then why not brave it out at the conventions in