This weekend was the third annual Flame Con, a two-day expo held in Brooklyn celebrating artists, writers, and all-things geek in the LGBTQ community. Think of it as a comic convention where everything and everyone is queer and fabulous.
Besides celebrities like Gotham’s Robyn Lord Taylor, RuPaul’s Drag Race’s Dax Exclamationpoint, and comic book legend Phil Jimenez guests flocked to see and be seen in the fiercest cosplay. Here are some of our favorites!
Chun-He (cross-play of Chun Li) from Street Fighter Alpha and Link from The Legend of Zelda
Fursula (crossplay of Ursula) from The Little Mermaid
Diva Plavalaguna from The Fifth Element
Marvel’s Namor The Submariner.
Marvel’s Dazzler and DC Comics Nightwing
Dream Daddy The Dating Simulator Group
Jem from 80’s Cartoon Jem and The Holograms
Him from 90’s Cartoon The Powerpuff Girls
Evee Espeon from Pokemon
Marvel’s Emma Frost
Pearl from Stephen Universe
The Night Queen (crossplay of the Night King) from Game of Thrones
Kitana from Mortal Kombat
Jessica Rabbit from Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
Marvel Squirrel Girl
Scott Pilgrim and Ramona Flowers from Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World
Rita Repulsa from Mighty Morphin Power Rangers
Tank Girl from Dark Horse Comics
Terra Branford from Final Fantasy VI
Jafar from Alladin
Weeping Angel from Doctor Who
Marvel’s Mr. and Ms. Sinister
All images taken by Gabriel Galindez.