Commercializing cosplay: There’s yen in fun

Cosplayers are shifting from superfans to pros, but Japan was beaten to the punch when it came to a cosplay talent agency

June 24, 2018 2:57 PM (UTC+8)
Wakanda Storm and Black Panther are seen at the Tokyo Comic Con 2017. Photo: Jake Adelstein
Wakanda Storm and Black Panther are seen at the Tokyo Comic Con 2017. Photo: Jake Adelstein