Monday, September 08, 2008

Plug: Manila International Book Fair “Book Your Cosplay Contest”

September 13-14, 2008
SMX Convention Center

Bay Area, Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines

100% Free to Join! P20,000 in Cash and Prizes at Stake!
Two Categories: Individual (on Sept 13) and a Special Group Category (on Sept 14)!
Cosplayers can join both!
Pre-Registration available Here:

To those who'd love to join but is having a difficult time to think of who to go as, here are some ideas to help you along:

1. Filipino Literature: Florante from Florante at Laura | Characters from Noli Me Tangere
2. Great Books, Ancient: Heroes from Iliad, Greek and Roman folklore
3. Great Books, Medieval: Dante's works (Inferno, Purgatorio, Paradiso), Le Morte D'Arthur
4. Great Books, Modern: Charles Dickens Jane Austen etc
5. Plays: Shakespeare and other playwrights
6. Asian Literature: Ramayana, 1001 Nights, Tale of Genji, etc.
7. Best sellers: JK Rowling, Tolkien, Agatha Christie, Robert Cook, Paulo Coelho, etc
8. Graphic Novels: Sandman, 300, DC/Marvel Comics
9. Children's Classics: Narnia, Little Women, Little Lord Fauntleroy, A Little Princess, The Secret Garden, Etc.
10. Poems: Pablo Neruda, etc
11. Also included: Japanese manga / comics

Again, those mentioned above are meant as an example, but you are not limited to those titles/authors


Anonymous said...

good luck , cosplayers:)

Anonymous said...


I'm a big fan of Paulo Coelho! You will love this! He's the first best-selling
author to be distributing for free his works on his blog:

Have a nice day!