Every year the Austria Comic Con becomes the meeting spot for numerous cosplayers.
Leon Chiro, professional cosplayer, model and influencer from Italy. Official collaboration as a professional cosplayer and influencer for major video game companies such as Ubisoft (Assassin’s Creed\Watch Dogs), Bandai Namco (“Gladiolus – Final Fantasy XV”), and others. As a special guest, Leon has been invited to more than 130 events around the world in over 50 different countries. He also worked for Riot Games as official Cos model for the Champion Rakan in League Of Legends.
With several mentions and special articles on the biggest video game websites\blogs like Kotaku e.g., he also worked for 20th Century Fox last Assassin’s Creed movie in advertising campaign, stunts and official launch events in Europe. Having worked for this company for many years, he is also known as one of the Assassin’s Creed Community’s most famous personalities. In 2016, he was officially recognized as the Italian face of Assassin’s Creed. Winner of many national competitions – one of his career highlights has been the Italian representative of ECG in the European final of the Japan Expo 2016.
Florence ‘bakka Cosplay’ is a German-French wig maker and cosplayer since 2005. Since 2012 she started as a makeup artist. Her “Junkrat” with a glowing, smoking wig and a party mode caused an international stir. At the EpicCon, she will be leading a panel about wig making and will bring plenty of wigs for review. Be welcome to their stand and get hold of prints, posters, polaroids and more! As well, of course, also tips from over 15 years of cosplay.
About bakka: She works and lives in Cologne, after she made her diploma and master in (Video-/Design-/Illustration-) Art in France. She is always looking for unusual, extravagant and challenging projects.
Leslie Isabel Patriarchi, also known as Luce Cosplay, will be coming to the Austria Comic Con from Rome (Italy). The Italian cosplayer with German roots has been making costumes, weapons and accessories all by herself since 2008. She has a degree in fashion and costume design and has almost a decade of experience in this area. So far, she has designed and worn over 80 cosplay costumes for showcases, congresses and photographs. She has participated in most major European competitions and has won numerous prizes and awards.