Over the weekend, collectible figure event Wonder Festival steamrolled through Japan. We've already seen the figures. Now, let's have a look at the cosplay. These are figurines, real-life ones.
There are a wide array of gaming related cosplay, like Metal Gear Solid and Pokémon as well as movie, anime and manga characters.
At events like Wonder Festival and the Tokyo Game Show, cosplay is becoming increasingly important year after year, drawing big crowds in its own right.