Filipina Cosplayer Jia Gold Bustamante Wins Asia Cosplay Meet Championship

The first weekend of July 2010 was phenomenal for Filipina cosplayers. On Saturday, Filipina cosplay sisters Alodia and Ashley Gosiengfiao judged the cosplay competition at the Singapore Mascot Parade. On Sunday, Filipina cosplayer Jia Gold Bustamante won the cosplay competition at the Asia Cosplay Meet.

Jia, an avid anime and gaming fan, portrayed the armored gynoid KOS-MOS from the PlayStation 2 science-fiction role-playing game Xenosaga III. From the pretty lights on her costume to the stoic expression on her face, Jia cosplayed her character with stunning accuracy and flair. She’s one of those rare cosplayers who pays attention to every single detail of her portrayals. Click here to continue reading “Filipina Cosplayer Jia Gold Bustamante Wins Asia Cosplay Meet Championship”…

Life-Size Gundam Moves

The life-size RX-78 Gundam replica in Odaiba looks awesome in pictures, but it looks even more awesome in motion. Here it is showing off its lights, mist machines, sound effects, and head movements.

It’s not flying around yet, but there’s still time for Japanese engineers to work on that. The Gundam Big Expo convention starts on August 21st.