Cosplay Girls by DH Publishing
Japan's Live Animation Heroines

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See Reader Rating

Synopsis

Japanese pop culture at its most fun, a first peek into this hot new trend. Cosplay is the diminutive for costume play, where Japanese fans of animation, video games, and manga comics -- especially women-- dress up in the latest outfits of their heroines. Devotees spend countless hours and hard-earned yen transforming themselves into their favorite characters. Cosplay Girls offers 300+ full-color photos of young women who have re-invented themselves as street-fighting tough chicks, emerald-haired princesses, spunky schoolgirls, and faux-fur kittens--as well as a few things you have to see to believe! Includes:
* Cosplayers who explain their obsession in their own words
* helpful Cosplay tips
* historical perspective
* vintage Cosplay photo collection
* 23 outrageous sections of cosplay fantasy

Review
...delivers with an attractive presentation. -- Trevor Darlington, The Garry Show
 

About DH Publishing

See more books from this Author
Cocoro Books is based in Tokyo, specializing in visually stunning books about Japan's vibrant pop and anime subcultures.
 
Published November 26, 2011 by DH Publishing. 96 pages
Genres: Political & Social Sciences, Humor & Entertainment, Arts & Photography, Comics & Graphic Novels. Non-fiction

Reader Rating for Cosplay Girls
75%

An aggregated and normalized score based on 6 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes


Rate this book!

Add Review
×