Ani-Mia has appeared on the cover of Dynamite's Vampirella in December of 2017, Archie Comics #700 in September 2018, Bettie Page #1&3 in 2021, Vampirella #67 in September 2021 and Siria #1 in Winter 2019 from the VP/EOC of Aspen Comics.
Mia is also cosplay writer for print magazine, Otaku USA Magazine for 7+ years, with mail subscriptions of over 350,000 as well as online readership. Ani-Mia is also a comic writer and the author of Bettie Page and the Bigfoot Bandits published by Dynamite Comics
Yaya Han is a cosplayer, designer and author with more than 20 years of activity in the fandom
world. Yaya has made 400 costumes, been featured in two US Network TV Shows and
countless magazines, books, newspapers and online media outlets, and she appears as a guest
and speaker at hundreds of events all over the globe. Over the years, Yaya’s work has impacted
cosplay profoundly and has helped shape it into a commercial industry. Yaya is the first
cosplayer to bring branded cosplay-focused sewing and crafting products such as fabrics and
trims to the mass retail market. She is also the first to chronicle a cosplayer’s life story and the
evolution of modern cosplay culture in a published book, “Yaya Han’s World of Cosplay” -
available world wide.
Stephanie (Suteroozu) began cosplaying in 2013 & streaming in 2016. She turned her love of content creating into a full-time career in 2018! She loves making original costume designs, such as her Meta Knight & Toothless cosplays! When she’s not creating content & streaming on Twitch, she loves to travel, hike, & ride her motorcycle. Her biggest accomplishments to date are: guesting internationally at Stan Lee’s Super Con in Saudi Arabia, Interviewing with Cleveland’s Fox 8 News, & working with Henchman Studios at E3.
With more than a decade of experience in both modelling and fashion, Bre Poisonne has a robust professional resume that includes working on costumes and props for movies, TV, and more. Bre is known especially for their latex work, including 2B (NieR: Automata), Panther (Persona 5), and Lio Fotia (Promare).
Cosplayer, YouTuber & Waifu Aficionado
Attending geek-centric social gatherings since the release of Hello Kitty: Roller Rescue on Nintendo's short lived Gamecube (aka 2005), D-Piddy’s unique take of the morally ambiguous Deadpool has infused levity and multi-fandom awareness to a character many fans have admired for years. Although he began making YouTube videos as a joke, D-Piddy now produces digital media that spans various genres within pop culture, sometimes collaborating with the likes of Marvel Entertainment, Square Enix, VIZ Media and UNIQLO, to name a few. As his notoriety grew, so did his repertoire of embodying other famous fictional characters. He also enjoys working with like-minded individuals, occasionally featuring notable cosplayers to join the shenanigans.
Entertaining an audience of millions connected through the pocket dimension we call the internet, D-Piddy now believes he’s destined to save the world as he travels the universe on his trusty robot unicorn, the Mikazuki 5, always on the lookout to discover new meanings to life, in the pursuit of knowledge, adventure and love.
BRYCE CASE JR.
Hacked into Nasa. Bitcoin Baron.
YTCracker is the de facto leader of a movement hacking the planet since before 1999. As a nerdy performer and a DJ he has played on stages all around the world. This former cracker is known for hacking into the websites of several federal and municipal governments in the US when underage. Since then he's been a major proponent of network neutrality and an internet free of censorship.
Tine’s been cosplaying since 2009 and have cosplayed from games like League of Legends, Legend of Zelda, World of Warcraft, Dota 2 and done some passion projects from animes and shows like Tokyo Mew Mew, Boku no Hero Academia, Ranma 1/2 and My Little Pony. I have a wide range of interests within gaming and cosplay and usually work with projects that are of personal interest to her and that she’s really passionate about.
She’s a lifelong gamer who started out with Mario and Duck Hunt on NES, then moved on to computers with Red Alert and since then have owned most consoles from Nintendo and is personally a huge fan of Zelda, League of Legends and Warcraft. She’s have made lots of friends from the gaming and cosplay community that have turned out to be some of her best friends to this date. “I love meeting new people and being apart of the awesome gaming/cosplay community that just keeps on growing. I have always loved being creative since I was a little kid, so being able to make my favorite characters come to life is such a wonderful experience.”
Utahime is an streamer, actress, model and dancer that discovered her passion for cosplay while attending her first convention, Anime Expo. She enjoys attending various comic book and anime conventions across the country and has been a featured guest, panel host, and cosplay competition judge. Utahime's cosplays have been featured in media outlets such as Cosplay Alliance Magazine, the L.A.Times, Popsugar, Supernews Live, Temple of Geek, Inven Global, Voyage LA magazine and Cosplay Culture. Utahime hopes to inspire others with her message that anyone can cosplay regardless of their ethnicity, gender or background. Recently, Utahime became passionate about playing Dungeons and Dragons and TTRPGs after learning to play with her close friends. She loves bringing her characters to life through cosplay and role playing, she has participated in various campaigns and charity streams, and was recently featured on DnD Beyond in an article celebrating Latinx creators in the TTRPG community.
You can catch Utahime on Twitch playing in the campaigns for “Vault” on The Initiative Order and “Ecriom Expeditions” on DM_Screening or on her own channel, UtahimeCosplay, where she streams various video games with her community.
The Cosplay Bunny
Award-winning cosplayer and full-time content creator The Cosplay Bunny is local to our Las Vegas event! Her career began in the film industry working on feature length films at 16 years old as a SPFX makeup artist, and has since transitioned into fabrication and more!
COSTUME ARTIST, FITNESS CYBORG
Alicia Marie is a costume cosplay artist, RPG performing artist, a fitness cyborg, and the author of The Booty Bible. Her incredible cosplays can be found on her Instagram with over 228,000 followers.
Zabracus (Za-Bruh-Cuss) is a level 30 professional nerd from Salt Lake City, Utah. She streams Magic: the Gathering Arena on Twitch as a Twitch Partner and was a part of the Fade2Karma (F2K) stream team. Known for her genderbends and armor builds, her cosplay repertoire includes Goku, Zatanna, (S)He-Man, Alleria Windrunner & more. As a voice and commercial actress, she has produced ad content for mobile games like Angry Birds 2, Lemmings, Candy Crush Saga + more. In her spare time, Zab is a book enthusiast, foodie, corgi lover, and dungeon slayer. An entrepreneur at heart, Zab co-owns Super Sonic Speed Dating and Nerdvana Talent (established 2015), in which she unites the geekdoms and promotes talented artists, respectively. Zab has been cosplaying since 2013 and streaming since 2017.
PastelJellies Cosplay is a local vegas cosplayer who has been cosplaying since 2013. She enjoys crafting cosplays from a wide variety of Fandoms from marvel to anime to video games. She has won awards in the Wondercon Masquerade and a few smaller cosplay contests. You also might find her designing original costumes and characters in her free time using primary sewing techniques and foamsmithing.
You can find her work mostly on her Instagram and tiktok.
Actors like Olivia Hack, Greg Ayres, Phil Lamarr, and many more can be found on our actors list.