This year’s Animania seemed a little smaller than last year. And I said that last year too! Not a good trend eh? Nevertheless, I hit the timing jackpot, because there was no shortage of great cosplay at all.
My first Smash! was on the weekend, and what a cold day it was!
Last year was my first Supanova, and I really had my hopes up for this year. When it started raining cats and dogs on Saturday, I was really worried. Luckily it was clear on Sunday, and it seems both day’s worth of people turned up at once!
Another year of Animania and I was glad to see so many familiar faces out there (in great new cosplay)! I arrived a bit after 2pm and the first thing security said to me was “You’re so late”! I’ll try to be earlier for the main event in September! A big thanks to all theContinue reading “Animania アニマニア mini 2012”
This year’s Animania seemed a little smaller than last year. Despite that, there seemed to be more characters that I couldn’t identify! I could only assume they were all Pokemon characters…
This was my first Supanova, and I must say I was impressed. While Japanese anime provide lots of cosplay opportunities, I had always thought western TV to be relatively lacking in ‘costumes’, being made up of mostly cop shows and reality TV. However, the quality of cosplay I saw on the day blew away allContinue reading “Supanova スーパーノヴァ 2011”
Japan – Kingdom of Characters is an exhibition by the the Japan Foundation Sydney. Through the end of May, life-sized figures of famous Japanese characters and information panels will be on display at the Japan Foundation Gallery in Chifley Plaza. There will also be free anime screenings and lectures every Wednesday night throughout the exhibition.
March brings us Animania mini in Sydney 2011. It was quite a bit smaller than the main event last Sept, and due to the never ceasing rain these few weeks there didn’t seem to be many big props around. Nevertheless, there were still some good cosplayers there, and a few I recognised from the previousContinue reading “Animania アニマニア mini 2011”