“Samurai X” pair from Mindanao to represent region in the 2019 World Cosplay Summit Philippines Nationals
In other news related to the World Cosplay Summit in the Philippines, the 2018 Mindanao Cosplay Summit hosted the 2019 Mindanao Preliminaries.
Held at the City Hall of Tagum in Davao del Norte last December 26 to 27, 2018, the preliminary round gathered three pairs from the region for the chance to join other finalists in the National Preliminaries to be held this year.
Among the three pairs, Team Full House of Leonyl Tupasan and Keeshia Crysstele Ledesma are selected to proceed to the nationals, portraying Kenshin Himura and Makoto Shishio from the classic Rurouni Kenshin franchise.
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The World Cosplay Summit in the Philippines is handled by a committee formed by two organizations: Anime Alliance Philippines (based in Manila) and Ambox Events (based in Davao). Official updates are posted on Facebook.
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