The Ratchet RetroCast Ep 58The RetroCast is coming at you live again from Anime Weekend Atlanta 2015! This week Q and Strangeway are joined by Dakoma Sanchez and Dorian Chase to discuss the growing world of Cosplay. We cover the origins of the term as well as the beginnings of cosplay at conventions to the now very trending phenomenon. Tune in for a fun filled and informative episode!

Show Notes
The History of Costuming
Where did Cosplay Come From?
WorldCon Archives (be sure to check the first costumer from 1939)
The other side of the cosplay culture
But Cosplay used to be much harder kids

Final Thoughts
“Spookeasy” Electro Swing Atlanta, Oct. 23rd
Lady Helhath on Instagram
Dorian Chase on Facebook