Character Acting in Cosplay

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

Suitable for All Ages

If you're having trouble creating new poses for yourself or embodying the personality of your character then this should be your first stop in taking your cosplay game to the next level. Don't let your hours of research, crafting and sewing flounder in your next photo as you struggle to try to pose and make the proper facial expression. Learn from other cosplayers as you learn to get in character and have fun while doing so.


Coffee Break at Anteiku

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

16+ (not recommended for those under 16)

Do you enjoy ask panels? Do you enjoy Tokyo Ghoul? Coffee Break at Anteiku is here for you! Join your favorite ghouls and ghoul investigators in a fun, interactive panel filled with hilarious improv games, a tell-all Q&A session, and much more. Who will prove to be the best, ghouls or investigators? Enjoy a coffee break at Anteiku and find out!


Con Friendly Costumes & Props

2 hours

Photography OK, but no video recording.

Suitable for All Ages

It's great to have super accurate costumes and props, but it doesn't do you any good if they get confiscated at the door! Come check us out for tips and techniques for building convention friendly costumes and props! We will cover tips for making costumes that are comfortable in the summer heat, travel friendly, and won't break the first time you get hugged, all without sacrificing the look or quality! Convention proof your work!


Cosplay Documentary Screening

2 hours

Sponsored by Cosplayer Nation.

Photography OK, but no video recording.

16+ (not recommended for those under 16)

Cosplayer Nation is one of the first feature length documentaries about cosplaying in America. It covers the history, the challenges, and how cosplay is changing America.
Check us out: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4280436/


Face Your Cosplay Fears

1 hour

Sponsored by Luluko.

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

Suitable for All Ages

To scared to heat up your glue gun? Terrified of dealing with haters? Cosplay can be intimidating, but it doesn't have to be. Hosted by cosplayer Luluko, this is a safe space where cosplayers of all levels can ask any questions they have about cosplay and the community.


How to Read Sewing Patterns

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

Suitable for All Ages

Frustrated with your sewing patterns? Done trying to guess what all the strange dots and lines mean? Join me as I decode it all! From the packaging to the pattern pieces themselves, learn all you need to know to get you started on using sewing patterns!


Love Live! Q&A

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

Suitable for All Ages

Come join your favorite idols for an hour of excitement and fun! Wonderful ë_'s members Honoka, Kotori, Umi, Hanayo, Rin, Maki, Eli, Nozomi, and Nico are here and ready to answer your questions and attend to your dares! Enjoy some entertainment from amazing cosplayers!


Welcome to Ikebukuro!

1 hour

No restrictions on video recording or photography.

16+ (not recommended for those under 16)

Have you ever wanted to play truth or dare with Izaya Orihara? Or perhaps you'd like to see what's under Celty Sturluson's helmet? Then come visit Ikebukuro and find out for yourself in a 1-hour panel filled with fun games and quirky improv! We will be ready to take all your questions, attempt all your dares, and permit one lucky fan to beat Shizuo with his own stop-sign!