Cosplayers Celebrate Black History Month with #28DaysOfBlackCosplay
posted on by Lynzee Loveridge
The month of February is Black History Month in America and Canada and the nerd community is celebrating by highlighting Black cosplayers in outstanding costumes with the hashtag #28DaysofBlackCosplay. The movement was started by cosplay aficionado Chaka Cumberbatch to "foster a sense of pride and unity among Black cosplayers." You can read more about her motivations behind the hashtag at BlackGirlNerds.com. Here are some of the amazing images making the rounds on social media.
Image Comics (@ImageComics) February 4, 2015
Melissa Smith as Gwendolyn from the Saga comic series.
kcwebgirl as She-Ra
Aracknoid3 as Stacker Pentacost (Pacific Rim)
Bernard Hayman as new-era Cyclops (X-Men)
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