Linda Le is a cosplayer originally from a small town in Oklahoma, now residing in California.
She had her own show with The Nerdist after she was founded by Japanese company Kotobukiya and featured in OTACOOL 2 With Danny Choo. Her costumes were a worldwide success after being featured on Marvel.com, and her partnerships with Capcom as their official Morrigan and Juri cosplayer, Bandai, DC, and various game companies, and most recently featured on CNN, "24 hours in the life of a Worldwide cosplayer” has made her one of the most popular cosplayer on the con circuit.
Her latest cosplay campaign was her being hired to cosplay D.Va from Blizzard's new game Overwatch by the company itself for PAX East. She continues to travel the world excited to talk about armor making, building Gundams, creating new art work, working on her own toy line, and happy to stay creative in the scene and meeting people who share the same love for being an all-around fangirl.
If she isn't working, she is designing for her clothing company and playing Monster Hunter and gaming all around.
Nicole Marie Jean is a cosplayer, artist, sculptor and designer from San Diego, California. Nicole began her journey into the cosplay and convention world in 2011. It was the previous year that she discovered what cosplay was. Nicole fell in love with the idea of being able to combine her love of comics and art to bring her favorite characters to life. As Nicole’s profile has risen in the cosplay community, she has traveled around the country for numerous events and conventions as both an attendee and a guest. She has judged a number of contests and been a part of many panels. Nicole has also won numerous awards for her costumes both at conventions and online.
Nicole has created 0ver 100 costumes in the past five years and all are inspired by her favorite characters from comics, movies, books, video games and soon animes. Nicole is most well known for her take on Bane from the Dark Knight Rises film, which has given her the nickname throughout the cosplay community as “Lady Bane.”
When Nicole isn’t creating or debuting new costumes, she sculpts and makes items for her online store. She hopes to continue this journey for many years to come while meeting new people, teaching and inspiring others, entertaining those who follow her work and becoming better at her craft along the way.
Today, over 2.5 million fans follow Nicole across her social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, and YouTube.
Madeleine "Zhiana" Rose (facebook.com/ZhianaCosplay) is an Australian cosplayer, actor and gamer. She has been cosplaying since 2010, appearing in several geeky editorials, interviews and videos alike. She’s also a host and writer with Maude Garrett’s YouTube channel ‘Geek Bomb’, and a tv presenter with the Australian eSports league. She’s an avid video gamer, clocking up hundreds of hours addicted to World of Warcraft, Overwatch, Dragon Age, Call of Duty and more!