Press Releases

May 1, 2006

News for Houkocon 2006:

Houkocon makes changes to its cosplay contest

Houkocon 2006 has made changes to its cosplay contest. Now, the cosplay contest will focus on craftmanship and detail of costumes as well as their performances in their skits. This will give contestants the choice of either walking on stage and posing or performing a skit. The Cosplay Contest will take place June, 17th 2006. Those who participate must be a registered Houkocon 2006 attendee.

Houkocon is a non-profit organization that hosts a convention dedicated to Japanese pop culture, anime, and video games. Houkocon 2006, in its first year, will take place on June 16th - 17th 2006 at the Port Saint Lucie Community Center. For more information, please go to