Convention Coverage

Anime Boston 2014: Cosplay Megaton!


Anime cons and cosplayers go together like peanut butter and chocolate. Every year, cons across the country offer cosplayers a venue to strut their stuff and show off their absolute best work. Anime Boston is no exception. This year, the Hynes Convention Center’s halls were buzzing with activity. Cosplayers representing any show you could think of (within reason!), from Sailor Moon to Kill la Kill.

Below, we’ve collected our best cosplay shots from the convention. I’d like to thank every single attendee that’s featured here. You’re all incredible!

When one goes to anime con, he can expect to see all manner of cosplayers, representing everything from anime to Star Wars. This year, Anime Boston‘s halls were packed with costumed crusaders, just about all of whom were happy to pose for a quick photo or two. Many thanks to the many attendees that are featured in this segment!

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Samantha Ferreira

Samantha Ferreira is Anime Herald’s founder and editor-in-chief. A Rhode Island native, Samantha has been an anime fan since 1992, and an active member of the anime press since 2002, when she began working as a reviewer for Anime Dream. She launched Anime Herald in 2010, and continues to oversee its operations to this day. Outside of journalism, Samantha actively studies the history of the North American anime fandom and industry, with a particular focus on the 2000s anime boom and bust. She’s a huge fan of all things Sakura Wars, and maintains series fansite Combat Revue Review when she has free time available. When not in the Anime Herald Discord, Samantha can typically be found on Bluesky.

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