mikuru asahina cosplay costume

Most cosplayers take their interpretations from anime, cartoons, comic books, television series and video games, but others also come up with their own character. After a two-year hiatus, the Corpus Christi Comic Con returned with a three-day event featuring celebrity guests, panel discussions, vendors, video games and tons of cosplayers. The Caller-Times wanted to showcase the work and creativity cosplayers put into their outfits, so here are 12 people we spoke with and their advice on the performance art.