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Gangplank Galleon All Day Every Day: Ogiue Maniax Status Update for September 2018

The summer is coming to an end, but here I am still feeling jitters from the August Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Nintendo Direct. I was stoked when they announced King K. 360 more words

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Mecca of Mecha: Otakon 2018

2018 marked the second year of Otakon in Washington, DC, as well as a year that posed some unique challenges. Scheduled for the same weekend as a nearby white nationalist ally, the potential danger cast an uneasy cloud over both a multicultural city and an anime con that typically attracts people from a wide variety of ethnic backgrounds. 2,275 more words

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Rolling into productivity for the end of summer.

The last two weeks after my vacation have been remarkably productive. My final summer vacation usually revolves around attending Otakon, a convention centered on Japanese animation and culture. 450 more words

Tamamo Cat

Be warned, this is a huge post with a lot of images! Scroll to the bottom to see the images at Otakon.

My big costume this year was Tamamo Cat from Fate Grand Order. 804 more words

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Otakon 2018

Otakon 2018 has come and past and I didn’t write a single thing for this blog in 2018 until now. My cosplay adventure this year was crazy, maybe not so much as making Tali last year, but it was another rounds of “firsts” for me cosplay wise. 146 more words

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Otakon 2018 Panel: Kawamori Shoji's History of Macross

In my estimation, the biggest guest of Otakon 2018 was Kawamori Shoji, creator of Macross, Aquarion, AKB0048, Escaflowne, and even early Transformers designs such as Optimus Prime and Starscream. 1,629 more words

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Otome Heaven at Otakon 2018 ~ Guest Post by Kelsie!

Kelsie here, ready to share my experience from Otakon 2018! I am oh so tired but my heart is full even if my wallet is a little less full. 1,217 more words

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