Tagged Anime Detour

This Week in Geek (08/01/16–08/07/16)

Welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, August 1st through Sunday, August 7th. Tabletop Tuesdays What: Meetup, Gaming When: Tuesday, August 2nd at 5:00 p.m. Where: GlitchHQ Glitch (a nonprofit that “promotes the exploration of digital games as a culture, career, and creative practice) invites you to join them “for a casual night of board games” at GlitchHQ on the first and third Tuesday...

Cos-Buyer Beware!

As Con Season 2k16 kicks off and we look toward Anime Detour in just under a month, it’s doubtless that many cosplayers new and experienced are beginning to feel the pressure when it comes to finishing their costumes. It is usually around this time that cosplayers start looking to outside sources to help alleviate their workloads. While it’s fairly common for a cosplayer to purchase part—or even the entirety—of a costume for various reasons, it is an unfortunate reality...

Minnesota Conventions to Cosplay at in 2016

Update 1/23/2017: Looking for 2017 convention information? Check out “Minnesota Conventions to Cosplay at in 2017!” It’s a new year, and that means it’s time for 2016 Cosplay planning! There’s not much going on in these short, cold days of Minnesota winter—but come March, cosplay-friendly Minnesota conventions will already be starting up. Here’s a helpful list of conventions in Minnesota you might be interested in visiting and cosplaying at this year. Click on the convention’s name to visit its website,...

This Week in Geek (05/25/15–05/31/15)

Happy Geek Pride Day and welcome to This Week in Geek, your guide to events of interest to the Minnesota geek community for the week of Monday, May 25th through Sunday, May 31st. United Geeks of Gaming Game Designer Session What: Meet-Up, Gaming When: Tuesday, May 26th at 7:00 p.m. Where: Event Horizon The Geek Partnership Society’s United Geeks of Gaming group meets up monthly for board gaming, card gaming, roleplaying, and video gaming events and weekend extravaganzas. One such event...

Get Your Minnesota Social Video Gaming Fix

Video gaming is one of the largest industries in the world, bringing in over ten-billion dollars per year in revenue. With over 70% of US households owning at least one gaming system, it is no wonder why the industry has gotten so large. Prior to the video gaming boom, there was no greater enjoyment than destroying your friends in a Goldeneye deathmatch, or a race in Super Mario Kart. There was something magical about being able to see that mortified...

Cosplay Event Alert! Outpost Anime on January 24, 2015

Here’s a quick event update from your friendly neighborhood cosplay columnist. We still have a few months before convention season really kicks into gear here in the Twin Cities. Thankfully, Anime Twin Cities has got you covered.  On January 24th, they will be hosting a winter event that’ll feed that cosplay (and general anime geekery) craving you’ve been having all winter.  Here are the details of what they’re calling, “Outpost Anime.” Outpost Anime January 24, 2015 1:00 PM –...

Minnesota Conventions to Cosplay at in 2015

Hello, dear denisons of the MN geek & cosplay community.  I’m Brichibi Cosplays, and I’d like to welcome you to Cosplay Positive, where we live by one simple message: to love your cosplay is to love yourself. Now that the new year has finally begun, it’s time to get into the meat, potatoes, and pocky of the cosplay scene: conventions!  What better place to show off your love for teenage ladies defending love and justice, or men dressed as...
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