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Cosplay Pics From C2E2

How come you aren't dressed up, right now?

They might as well have added a third “C” to C2E2’s name to reflect all the cosplay parading around the show. Of course, as this was the Chicago Comics & Entertainment Expo, anime/manga characters didn’t comprise as a big portion of the selection and, thus, I don’t have as many photos to share with you lunatics as usual.

That’s fine, though. Quality over quantity, right? Look through the roll below and you’ll see fans expressing their love for BLEACH, NARUTO, FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST, POWER RANGERS and others in a fashion most creative and aesthetical.

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Wudzon April 15, 2012 at 3:50 p.m.

Wow, the Shogun of Harlem? That's pretty fantastic, and surprisingly accurate! I hope there was at least one Bruce, that whole movie is a masterpiece.

Count_Zeroon April 15, 2012 at 5:52 p.m.

@Wudz: You beat me to it. But, yeah, that was a very impressive piece of cosplay as Sho'Nuff.

Eyzon April 16, 2012 at 2:06 a.m.

Plenty o' kickass costumes :)

AgentJon April 16, 2012 at 11:29 p.m.

Ah man, no one took photos at Sakuracon, huh?

takashichea moderator is online on April 17, 2012 at 12:33 a.m.

1st row:

  • Voltron robot
  • Hughes? (I don't what FMA character wears sunglasses)
  • ?
  • Snake of Metal Gear Solid
  • ?
  • Tommy the white tiger ranger from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers

2nd row:

  • ?
  • Bowser from Super Mario bros
  • Roxas from Kingdom Hearts
  • Megaman
  • ?
  • Hello Kitty?

3rd row:

  • Dhalsim and Chun Li from Street Fighter
  • Link from Legend of Zelda
  • Mario and Luigi from Super Mario Brothers
  • Tommy the green ranger from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers
  • ? Guessing this character from Super Sentai
  • Naruto

4th row:

  • Akatsuki member
  • ?
  • Vash from Trigun
  • Sailor Moon
  • Misty
  • ?

5th row:

  • ?

Those are my guesses.

Daniel_Newton moderator on April 20, 2012 at 11:16 a.m.

It's the white Power Ranger! Oh god parts of my childhood are flashing before my eyes. I has a big shampoo bottle in the shape of the white ranger. That gets weirder the more I think about it.

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