Posts tagged "anime central"

Explaining cosplay to co-workers

New costume for Chicago Comic Con I didn’t think it was a huge secret that I frequently dress up in costumes for fun, but a lot of people I work with had no idea…until now. Recently, some of the guys at work were talking about Chicago Comic Con, and they asked if I would be... Read more »

Martial Arts Training with a REAL Power Ranger

In 2008, a few Power Ranger actors came to Rosemont for Anime Central. Jason David Frank (Tommy), Karen Ashley (Aisha), Steve Cardenas (Rocky), and Robert Axelrod (voice of Lord Zedd) were the ranger guests. Being a huge Power Ranger fan, I was very excited to have the actors visiting my home town area. In 2007 I... Read more »

Feeling Out of Place

For those who don’t know Anime Central, or ACen, is just around the corner…Well actually it’s a little less than 3 months away (May 14-16, 2010), but that is plenty of time to toss together any last minute costumes! ACen is the 5th largest anime convention in North America. I’ve gone to ACen 4 times,... Read more »