Posts Tagged ‘cosplay’

Shore Leave 2016

Posted on July 18th, 2016 under , , , , , , . Posted by

So I got back from this year’s Shore Leave convention and had an absolute blast. The highlight for me was getting to meet Michael Forest, the actor who played Apollo in the classic Star Trek episode “Who Mourns for Adonais?” and reprised the role in th…

Romics spring 2016

Posted on May 4th, 2016 under , , , , , , . Posted by

So it is spring and time for another Romics, the comic fair of Rome. Bigger every time but not so great and big as Lucca Comics & Games. However there were a lot of things to do and watch. 5 enormous pavilions to live. We started at the 10 in the morning and we left […]

Let’s Play Dress Up, Wargaming Meets Cosplay

Posted on April 16th, 2015 under , , , . Posted by

Geek culture has really come out of the closet in the past decade and many aspects of sci-f/fantasy related hobbies have lost the stigma they may once have had. I regularly play boardgames with work colleagues and I openly discuss the fact that I paint little toy soldiers, something I’d have probably kept quiet five […]