KuroNekoCon has invited many guests over the years. Voice actors, authors, artists, cultural guests, and many more have brought their unique stories and life experiences to share with you.
Uptown is a cosplayer that has become renowned for their highly successful character panels and award-winning lip sync battle performances. They host many main events and emcee at conventions around the Pacific Northwest and share their panels, reviews, tutorials, and advice with their broad audience as a YouTuber and social media icon.
Uptown has been creating their own costumes and styling wigs by hand since they began in 2012, and have cosplayed for events as many popular characters, most notably Chat Noir from "Miraculous Ladybug", Viktor Nikiforov from "Yuri!!! On Ice", Death the Kid from "Soul Eater", and Tsukiyama Shuu from "Tokyo Ghoul".
With a love for creativity and a passion for hands-on crafts, KionCloud found themself intrigued with the idea of cosplay when it was first introduced into their life. Kion began their own cosplay journey in the autumn of 2013 about a year after discovering the exciting new hobby.
They enjoy honing their skills in the many artistic aspects of cosplay encompassing making costumes, creating YouTube videos, as well as in-person performances in front of audiences. While attending several cosplay and Japanese cultural conventions throughout Washington and Oregon, Kion has participated in many live events including cosplay chess and several in-character panels. In addition to enjoying the various facets of cosplay they also strive to be a positive influence in the cosplay community and enjoy the interactions they have with their followers on social media platforms such as Instagram. KionCloud loves meeting and seeing new faces so don’t hesitate to say hello!
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