(July 21, 2011) Quezon City, Philippines – Two prominent groups in the Philippine cosplay scene, Cosplay Network Philippines and Anime Alliance Philippines, will be holding a “cosplay event that people won’t ever forget”. Dubbed “Fantasy Quest”, the event will be held on July 23, 2011 at Fernbrook Gardens.
Fantasy Quest promises to be a breathtaking event for cosplayers and guests alike, with the event being held at the enchanting Fernbrook Gardens, a Victorian-themed wedding venue located in Porto Fino, New Alabang. In attendance will be some of the Philippines’ finest cosplayers such as Jin Joson, as well as two of Thailand’s best cosplayers:
Yuegene Fay – Thailand’s representative to the World Cosplay Summit for 2007, 2009 and Tourism Authority of Thailand’s Cosplay Ambassador for 2010.
Yolkler – Thailand’s representative to the World Cosplay Summit for 2007
Who will be sharing their knowledge to the attendees in a workshop for cosplayers.
A number of Japanese pop and rock groups will be playing in the afternoon, among which is Novus Luna who provided music to the 2010 movie RPG Metanoia. Following this is one of the highlights of the day which is the open cosplay pageant where attendees will strut their stuff on the catwalk in their best costumes. Capping off the day’s events is a once-in-a-lifetime cosplay ball, where cosplayers and guests alike can mingle and socialize in a Victorian-themed ballroom while listening to their favorite songs being played on stage.
Regular tickets are priced at Php 250. VIP tickets that entitle guests to the use of the gondola or a horse-drawn carriage are available for Php 500. For complete event information, visit http://fantasyquest.animealliance.asia.
About Cosplay Network Philippines
Cosplay Network Philippines is the Philippines’ biggest cosplay-centred group on Facebook, with more than 20,000 likes on their page. Founded in June of 2010, the group has covered all of the country’s biggest cosplay events and is on the way to establishing itself as the largest cosplay-centred community in the country.
About Anime Alliance Philippines
Anime Alliance Philippines is a member of Anime Alliance, a network of organizations working to promote Asian culture and hobbies worldwide. From its establishment in 2005, Anime Alliance has been part of the success of both local and international events such as HERO TV’s annual conventions, the Philippine Toys, Hobbies and Collectibles Convention (ToyCon), the Malaysian International Toy Fair, and the Singapore Toys, Games and Comics Convention.
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Co-Administrator, Anime Alliance Philippines
Jashen Kyle Manuel
Spokesperson, Cosplay Network Philippines
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