Creativity celebrated at Fan Expo Canada 2018 in Toronto
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Fan Expo Canada ran in Toronto last weekend, from Thursday to Sunday, spread over both multi-storey buildings at the . The event is one of North America's largest pop culture events, with panels, product unveilings, screenings, an artists' alley, and celebrity autographs.
Featured programming included reunions of cast members from Doctor Who ., , , and . Other cast panels included , , , and . Attendees could have their portfolios reviewed by staff from Marvel and DC Comics, speed date others of the same sexuality, or try a
The end-of-summer event is one of three held in Toronto by convention firm, a list that also includes the springtime Toronto Comic Con.
Wikinews was there, and captured some of the cosplay creativity and booths full of products new and old.
Peekaboo Cosplay as "Glitterbomb Jessica", based on Jessica Rabbit
Faraway Cosplay as Ariel from The Little Mermaid
Dayna the Sloth as Nightmare Ysera from World of Warcraft
Quarter_year_cosplayz as Toothless the dragon
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Funko Pop display
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Dragonball Z display
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Alpha Flight action figures unveiled at the event
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Rogers built a structure nearby, including a SpongeBob-themed room.
- Toronto Comicon celebrates characters from screen and page — Wikinews, March 28, 2018
- Tim Curry, TV premiere screenings, cosplay feature at Fan Expo Canada — Wikinews, September 6, 2017
- Marshall Ward. "Fan Expo Canada is a celebration of unabashed pop culture nerdiness" — , August 28, 2018
- Friday Fan Expo Canada schedule, Informa, 2018.
- Saturday Fan Expo Canada schedule, Informa, 2018.
- Sunday Fan Expo Canada schedule, Informa, 2018.
- Peekaboo Cosplay
- Faraway Cosplay
- Dayna the Sloth
- Jennocide Cosplay
- Lisa Mancini
- Quarter Year Cosplayz