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  • Beyond the Con #11

    Beyond the Con #11

    Its the beginning of August and there is a lot to talk about, amongst the smattering of Heroes (hard...

  • SMASH 2018!!

    SMASH 2018!!

    SMASH! Another year another action packed weekend from the team behind the Sydney Manga and Anime Sh...

  • Beyond the Con #10

    Beyond the Con #10

    Beyond The Con 10! Well we got there, ten glorious posts down and hopefully at least ten more to go....

  • Bethesda E3 Stream Review!

    Bethesda E3 Stream Review!

    Bethesda Softworks launched their way into E3 2018 with a bang! Being one of the biggest gaming deve...

  • Beyond the Con # 9

    Beyond the Con # 9

    Beyond The Con 9 9th of June 2018 Another fortnight or so and a bunch more news and people to thank ...

  • Beyond the Con# 8

    Beyond the Con# 8

    Beyond The Con #8 25 May 2018 Another week and a bit and a whole bunch of pop culture news and inter...

  • Beyond the Con #7

    Beyond the Con #7

    Beyond the Con #7 15th May 2018 Well its already Mid May 2018, just a few weeks away from the very m...

  • Cosplay Catch-up with Leroy, Sharingan Siren & Tarla Trent

    Cosplay Catch-up with Leroy, Sharingan Siren & Tarla Trent

    A convention or an event is not complete without the heart that brings it to life which is basically...

Sydney OZ Comic-con Wrap up 2014

We’re in the thick of Con season in Australia, with popular conventions like Supanova and Smash out of the way it’s nice to have a bit of a break before kicking into high gear with the EB Games Expo and PAX. However, forget all of that, let us celebrate the birth of Oz Comic-Con in Sydney with a great big ... Read More »

Oz Comic Con Brisbane 2014 Wrap up!

Oz Comic Con finally arrived for the very first time in Brisbane and was held in a fitting venue, the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre at South Bank. Oz Comic Con is a different con experience for the locals used to the monopoly of Supanova Pop Culture Expo. OZCC caters to a wide range of fandom genres, although it does ... Read More »

World cosplay Summit Team Interview

  INTERVIEW WITH WCS TEAM AUSTRALIA 2015 Recently at SMASH, the World Cosplay Summit preliminary was held in order to choose Team Australia, the national team for World Cosplay Summit Grand Final in Japan next year. This year, taking out very difficult competition was Team Argh- Natalie Bottle and Lucy Posner- also known by the cosplay monikers I-Artemis-I and Cosplawyer ... Read More »

SMASH wrap up with MaxHP Interview

Hi All, Video wrap-up of SMASH is now available. Check it out for interviews and general hijinks. Basic summary of SMASH 2014: well organised event and good location. lots of group anime cosplays. ARTS AND CRAFTS ROOM OMG possibly more photographers than cosplayers -lots of families – family type environment . . . every few minutes bumping into someone you know ... Read More »

SMASH 2014

Another year of SMASH has come and Beyond Cosplay was there all weekend taking down the awesomeness that the Sydney Cosplay community had to offer. SMASH 2014 differed from any other SMASH year, and for any other con for that matter, so if you (unfortunately) missed it, don’t worry. Beyond Cosplay has you covered, just check out our Flickr! The ... Read More »

SMASH!! preview

So this is happening tomorrow and Sunday the 9th and 10th of August 2014   http://www.smash.org.au/   We will be there with our costumes, video cameras, microphones and big ass still cameras to bring you all the action! Watch out for incoming pics, wrap ups and general SMASH related shenanigans and feel free to come up and say hi to ... Read More »

The Interview with Reuben ‘Deadpool’ Rose

INTERVIEW WITH REUBEN “DEADPOOL” ROSE Recently, headlines were made internet wide that a Deadpool cosplayer was mistaken by train commuters as armed and dangerous due to his cosplay weapons being on display. Headlines like these.. Deadpool arrested on Sydney train: Police alerted to superhero armed with guns, grenades and ninja swords Deadpool: Sydney Police Attempt to Arrest Cosplayer on Train ... Read More »

An interview with a Sith lord..Darth Aquilus

Becoming a medieval Sith In the spirit of Star Wars and everything in the star wars universe, and as the reporter for everything Star Wars here at Beyond Cosplay, I’ve managed to get in contact with someone who was very unique at Supanova Sydney this year, and asked him a few questions. Thanks for your time, let’s start with the ... Read More »

Batman 75th Anniversary Trivia night

  Held midweek on the 23rd of July in the intimate atmosphere provided by ‘The Factory’ in Marrickville this event brought together nearly 100 people to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of Batman. It was a full house and everyone had a rocking good time with the night moving along quickly thanks to the steady hand and dulcet tones of Seizure ... Read More »

Making Cosplay – Gender Bending

Hey guys! Welcome back for a new load of reading, so this time I have decided to tackle the taboo topic of “what is “gender bending” So what is “gender bending”? To gender bend, you take a character of one gender and redesign it to the opposite gender. I have done this a few times and I love it! There ... Read More »