Ever wonder why so many people at conventions put on costumes? Everyone has a different reason for becoming a cosplayer. For some, it’s a chance to express themselves creatively or show their love for a character. For others, it’s about making connections. Cosplay can be a huge confidence booster. BuzzFeed followed two cosplayers from the building process all the way to attending a convention and asked them why they do what they do.
Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.