These Ingenious Cosplayers Ruled Anime Expo 2016

If Anime Expo were renamed "Cosplay Expo," we wouldn't be mad.

Over the long weekend, the biggest anime and manga convention in North America convened in L.A. with cosplayers from all over showing up to rep their fave characters with creative homemade outfits. These are not your average costumes.


Mercy and a Gender-Swapped D. Va from Overwatch

Double Butterfrees

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Punch-Out's Little Mac and the Squirtle Squad

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Jinx from League of Legends 


Kuzco and Yzma from The Emperor's New Groove

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Misty and Her Togepi


Warrior Princess Zelda and Captain Falcon

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Beauty and the Beast's Princess Belle


Warrior Versions of Charizard, Venasaur, Pikachu and Blastoise

And Last But Not Least, a Dancing Deadpool

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