Matthew “Maguma” Lewis is a 32 yr old cosplayer from Los Angeles, California. Since his very first convention at Anime Expo 2005, Maguma has found an overabundance of challenges, joy, and fulfillment in the world of cosplay! Throughout the years, he has participated in award-winning Masquerade performances, a variety of events, and many cosplay panels. Additionally, he has participated in cosplay centered TV shows, has worked with anime productions, video game companies, volunteered at conventions from coast to coast, and served as a member of the Executive Committee for Animé Los Angeles.
Outside of Cosplay, Maguma is a digital artist/character designer and very invested in the Fighting Game Community. This has led him to begin developing his very own fighting game, Burning Souls, combining his love of art and fighting game classics.