Croft Family at Conventions

COMMUNITY COSPLAY GATHERINGS Meagan Marie, Crystal Dynamics and XBox organize cosplay gatherings and events wherever and whenever possible, cosplayers would get to meet each other, Meagan herself, sometimes even Camilla Luddington, Rhianna Pratchett, Noah Hughes, Earl Baylon or Brian Horton, they get to take professional photos, everyone would get the star treatment and usually end the night with a community dinner. Check back here to see where and when the next one is. CROFT FAMILY ALBUM This was a croft cosplay gathering at Paris Games Week 2015 Another at Eurogamer…

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How to cosplay like a human being at conventions

Jenn Croft guest post – How to cosplay like a human being at conventions In reading one of the recent articles by Molly McIsaac on iFanboy.com titled “How to Behave Like a Human Being at Conventions”, I have to admit to being put off by some of the things that were talked about and it is probably not how you would expect. I am a cosplayer who has been costuming since 2000, and have been attending conventions in costume since 2002. I have experienced every type of behavior listed in…

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My First Convention – Sara Croft

My First Convention – PAX East 2015 Sara Croft Everyone thinks it’s absolutely ludicrous that someone who runs a website like mine has never been to a convention. Before PAX east 2015, I’d never known the joy of being in a place where everyone was like minded, was there to express love for games, costuming, and general nerding out. I won’t bore you with the details, but there has always been some kind of obstacle in my way, so after a few times of trying, I gave up. So you…

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How to prepare for conventions

What you need to know about Conventions By Sara Croft & Carla Lemley A convention means a large gathering of people with the same interests or agenda, e.g. The San Diego Comic Convention, The Star Trek Convention. Conventions are extremely fun, you have all these like-minded people who are there for the same reason you are! If you are attending in a costume, be prepared to pose for pictures, be kind to strangers who want a photo with you, don’t ignore them, also be prepared to be touched by them,…

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