Images Anime Cosplay Girls in Tokyo Seem to Fit a Stereotype Nat B 4 years ago 7 Comments Facebook Prev Article Next Article Previous 1 2 Facebook Prev Article Next Article Related Posts Norman Rockwell’s Batman Paul December 31, 2012 A Gallery of Awesome Marvel Spatter Art Paul August 2, 2012 And Cosplay Fail of the Year Goes To… Paul May 12, 2010 What Do Five Million Legos Build? An Entire Goddamn X-Wing Paul May 24, 2013 When Superheroes Hit Middle Age Paul October 12, 2012 GIF of the Week: The Coolest Fish Tank We’ve Seen So Far Nat B July 9, 2012 About The Author Nat B More from this Author I'm into 80s movies like Rocky IV, video games like Double Dribble, and completely ignoring everything past the year 2000. rearadmir0l The problem I see is that 90% of those people were dudes. Marco Now, I think most of those are Booth Babes Steve You took pictures of it, so I will go out on a limb and say “photographic evidence constitutes proof”… Coxon The last one is Betty Suarez (from Ugly betty) cosplayer Lman I just came back from Japan last week. The women out there a just as beautiful as depicted, and there are lots of ’em. The quirky personalities are super cute, too. Cosplay culture is more mainstream out there than in the US. If you want to know how some of the youth dress, search out the term “harajuku”. You’ll find that while that style is common out there, it might be considered cosplay in the US. I’m not saying everyone out there dresses like that, because there are also a lot of business suits and sailor schoolgirl outfits too. But if I had a 5 yen piece for every Squall Leonhart or Selphie Tilmitt I saw there, I could afford another Japanese vacation. Veronica W. I don’t even see what your question is. It’s a subculture, there isn’t any mystery about it. Lost Link Yes. It is real.