It’s only been about 24 hours since San Diego Comic-Con wrapped, but coverage of costumes from the convention is already all over YouTube. The hugely attended event featured hundreds (if not thousands) of cosplayers among it’s tens of thousands of attendees. You’re bound to run into a little of everything at the gathering from cosplay classics like Darth Vader and Deadpool to newer costumes like Spider-Man’s homemade Homecoming costume, a Demogorgon from Stranger Things, and much more. JoBlo Movie used the popular cosplay music video format to capture dozens of costumes, and it’s a great way to get a dose of making creativity.
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