Hip-Hop Trooper (aka Stryder, from Oxford, England) mixes things up with Super Mario in the lobby of the Hyatt Regency Chicago.
Photo intern Chris Riha went to ACEN
, aka Anime Central, this past weekend—it's the midwest's largest convention of anime, manga, and Japanese pop culture.
Now in its 18th year, ACEN attracts die-hard fans from around the world. Click through the slide show below to see the best costumes from this weekend's convention, ranging from break-dancing storm troopers to Marvel's latest irreverent superhero, Deadpool, to classic Dragon Ball Z