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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The Cosplay Ambassador Program

How Crystal Dynamics is involving cosplayers in game promotions all over world and strengthening the bonds of our community. [ By Sara Croft – Written in Jan 2016 – Updated and posted Sept 2016 ] 2015 and 2016 have been amazing years for Lara Croft cosplayers, Thanks to the tireless efforts of Meagan Marie, XBox and Crystal Dynamics, cosplayers have been promoting the games all over the world through something called the Cosplay Ambassador Program. It’s an exciting and really wonderful way to involve the community of massively talented people…

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The Importance Of Cosplay

The Importance of Cosplay and Why You Should Try It. I’ve been sitting on this article for about a year, I started it right after i went to PAX EAST 2015, and never got around to posting it. Attending my first convention back then solidified my beliefs and love for cosplay, and so here it is Cosplay is an outward expression of passion, respect and love for your favorite movie, game, TV, anime or comic character. It is a live tribute to a persona, fictional or real, that had a…

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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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What Makes a Good Cosplayer

Believe it or not, being a great cosplayer has nothing to do with your costume being accurate, or how good your pictures are, or how famous you are or even how fit and pretty you are. It has everything to do with being a nice , decent human being to your fellow cosplayers, helping them realize their goals, treating them like brothers and sisters not competitors, even if you enter a competition together, it has to be all in the name of fun. It’s got nothing to do with what…

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