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► Confidence in Cosplay | Anime Fest Panel

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It’s Superheroesque’s first panel! This panel was at Anime Fest in Dallas, TX called “Confidence in Cosplay.” Enjoy! Panelists Liz | LizLocksley.com Mia | xo Mia Camille | Samurai Pizza Kitten Cosplay (Facebook) Starman | My Geeky Geeky Ways

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Happy Things (vol. 2)

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Hello and welcome to your dose of happy on the internet! This is a regular installment designed to give you a mood boost – news, videos, stories, websites, and tools that induce smiles. If you have any suggestions for the next installment of Happy Things, shoot us an email! Lupita Nyong’o and Gwendoline Christie are in the new Star Wars ...

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60+ Totally Valid Reasons to Cosplay

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Liz, Mia, and Peony You like or relate to the character You like the character’s design or outfit You like cosplaying in a group with your friends You want to dress up with your friends You want to dress up at all You like Halloween You like transforming into someone else You like showing your appreciation for your favorite creator, ...

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Happy Things (vol. 1)

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Hello and welcome to your dose of happy things on the internet! This is the first of a regular installment designed to give you a mood boost – news, videos, stories, websites, and tools that induce smiles. If you have any suggestions for the next installment of Happy Things, shoot us an email! source Everything is awesome! This playlist is full ...

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Sluts Ruin Everything (or: Dissecting an Anonymous Comment on the Internet)

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I am lucky that I have not been the victim of much internet or in-person bullying (as an adult, anyway – my childhood was a different story!). In the geek community, and especially when it comes to cosplay, internet comments can be somewhat brutal. For someone who is very vocal about their hobbies like myself, it’s easy to feel vulnerable, ...

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Cosplay & Self Esteem

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Cosplayer: Kim Bishop as Mitsuru Kirijo from Persona 3, Photo: AR Photography I have written and rewritten this post many, many times. Cosplay has made such a huge impact on my life in ways that I don’t always feel comfortable sharing with people. But today, I want to tell you a little bit about my personal experience with cosplay. Let me ...

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Girls Don’t Read Comics (Obviously)

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From Humble Beginnings Once upon a time, I dated someone who was really into comics. Compared to other areas of geekery, comics seemed so vast and impossible to start. Do I have to read from the very first issue ever onward? Do I really just jump in? It seemed especially intimidating to be a girl interested in comics – every ...

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How to be a “Real” Geek

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Last week, it was the day we were all waiting for – SDCC badge day. Hundreds of thousands of geeks all around the world were gathered in a virtual waiting room, hoping their luck would result in a pre-reg badge to San Diego Comic Con. Naturally, I was on Twitter through the whole nerve-wracking exchange. It was an incredible experience ...

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