Role-Playing for Fun and Profit: Cosplay, 1st Edition

  • Jennifer Culp
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  • ISBN-10: 1499437153
  • ISBN-13: 9781499437157
  • DDC: 793.93
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Cosplay is a blend of costume and play that has taken off in popularity around the world. This fascinating volume introduces readers to the cosplay world, letting them know the history of this creative outlet and how some people made it into a lucrative business. Whether the reader is interested in costumes, makeup, acting, photography, or some other aspect of cosplay, this book will provide inspirational and practical examples of people who have made careers in this field.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A History of Cosplay.
2: Cosplay Today.
3: Playing Dress-Up for a Living: Careers in Cosplay.
4: The Craft of Cosplay.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Other Backmatter.