Phil Mizuno

Cosplay Senpai

Phil Mizuno is using the vehicle of cosplay to help others become more confident and comfortable with themselves.


Yaya Han and Phil Mizuno Q&A
Join cosplayers Yaya Han and Phil Mizuno in this exclusive Q&A for Anime Expo Lite!

When: Friday - July 3 at 2:30 PM - 3:10 PM PDT
Where: Meeting Room
AX Cosplay Senpai Roundtable
Join AX’s previous Cosplay Senpai in an in-depth discussion on the importance of inclusion and acceptance within the cosplay community. Just like All Might, our Senpai will pass along their knowledge and experience, to help you gain confidence in both your cosplays and unique self-expression. This conversation will help you understand that no matter what your race, gender, background or body type, you have what it takes to “Go beyond plus ultra and make a difference in your community!

When: Friday - July 3 at 6:20 PM - 7:20 PM PDT
Where: Meeting Room

Phil Mizuno is a Canadian cosplayer who followed his heart and is pursuing his passion of cosplay to help inspire others.  He has been cosplaying for 5 years, and creates his beautiful costumes in Toronto, Ontario (Canada).


Throughout 2018-2019, he has had the privilege to be a cosplay guest at over 60 different international conventions.


He has been a judge for the most renowned cosplay competitions in the world, which include qualifiers for the World Cosplay Summit, Cosplay World Masters, EuroCosplay Championship, and European Cosplay Gathering.


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