As far as cosplay goes, San Diego Comic-Con is one of the prime spots for costuming in the country. Attendees of the world's largest comics convention go all out, incorporating lighting, mechanics, and lots of papier-mache into their costumes. During out trip to San Diego Comic-Con 2013, we learned a lot about what to do (and what not to do) in the wild and wonderful world of cosplay. Suit up for these 10 lessons in cosplaying.
Gender Bending Is Cool.
He-Ursula? She-Joker? He-Harley Quinn? You go, Glenn Coco.
Use Your Imagination.
No one needs to see another Wonder Woman costume. So if Sharknado is your favorite movie, dress as a sharknado.
Be Prepared to Get Stopped.
We all love Game of Thrones, but come on! The incest twins?
No one has the nerve to run into a dress like this. Respect.
Group Costumes Are Always More Fun.
Even though someone really should have been the Tenth Doctor and not the Eleventh . . . Just sayin'.
Revisit Old Halloween Costumes.
Even semi-sentient time and space ships. (Note how the one on the right is bigger on the inside.)
When All Else Fails, Be Bacon.
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