COSPLAY HD (HARAJUKU DISTRICT)
Celebrating its 10th year of relevance in the community, Cebu Educational Development for Informational Technology (CEDf-IT), a foundation directly supporting the IT/BPO industry of Cebu has slated a series of activities that will highlight the key players of the industry, showcase Cebu Business Park (CBP) and I.T. Park locators and celebrate the success of the emerging IT/BPO industry.
CEDf-IT in partnership with Ayala Center Cebu and Cebu Holdings Inc., in cooperation with iLuvCebu.com presented CEDf-IT Cosplay HD (Harajuku District) last October 29, 2011 from 5PM – 12MN at the Linear Park (between Cebu Holdings Center and City Sports Club of Cebu), Cebu Business Park. It was a community event that will gather all members of the IT/BPO industry, its employees and their families and friends, Cosplay hobbyists, enthusiasts and the general public to unwind, establish camaraderie and build networks amongst CEDf-IT member-companies.
The Linear Park at CBP was transformed into a Harajuku District, an area in Japan renowned for its unique street fashion that has inspired many prominent designers and has brought Japanese fashion and Costume Playing (CosPlay) throughout the world.
The Event hghlighted a Cosplay Competition with Four (4) Categories : Kiddo-Cosplay, Male-Cosplay, Female-Cosplay and Group Cosplay. It was a festive night with live bands, dance and musical performances to celebrate with! Food stalls, fashion and souvenir shops surrounded the park to complete the feel of Harajuku District! ABS-CBN Star Magic’s Enrique Gil was there to join the fun and taught everyone how to Daaaawwgeeeh(Dougie)!
In line with the event,an exclusive Cosplay Workshop at Cebu City Sports Club was held on October 28, 2011 conducted by the TUXEDO TEAM from Manila headed by Jin Joson herself! A weeklong Cosplay Photo Exhibit by Cebu Digital Photographers (CDP) at Ayala Center Cebu was showcased on October 24 – 30, 2011 featuring Cebuano Cosplayers.
Below are the list of winners :
Best Male Cosplayer: Nikolai Ruiz as undertaker (ciel in wonderland)
Best Female Cosplayer: Rayland Duarte (Lady Gaga)
Best Kiddo Cosplayer: Ysczabel Dy (Winx)
Best Group Cosplayer: O.S. Trap (Kingdom Hearts)
iLuvCebu.com Choice: Alan Villarias
Photographers Choice: Denielle Otaoy
CEDf-IT’s Choice – Deena Kelly
COSPLAY HD HANGOVER!
WE ARE RAFFLING OF SOME AMAZING GOODIES BY ANSWERING THIS SIMPLE QUESTION:
“NAME 4 OF THE PRESENTORS OF COSPLAY HD”
JOIN NOW AND GET TO WIN ONE OF THE FOLLOWING PRIZES:
ONE OF 5 Red Box Coupons (pass entitles bearer to a free primetime performance any day of the week from 7pm-12mn.
ONE OF 3 ISLAND SOUVENIR SHIRTS
DEADLINE OF ENTRIES IS NOVEMBER 15, 2011. WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED 9PM OF NOVEMBER 15, 2011.
Cebu Bussiness and IT Parks
JP MOrgan Chase
Cebu City Sports Club
Savvysherpa Asia Inc.
Cebu Digital Photographers
Cebu Bloggers Society
Amazing Cebu Channel 54
Special Thanks to:
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