Project Description

Diana “Binkxy” Tolin

Guest Biography:

Diana ‘Binkxy’ Tolin is from Los Angeles, California and has been cosplaying for over 20 years.She has many years of judging experience, performance and craftsmanship awards, and is one of the few people to have attended World Cosplay Summit in Nagoya, Japan as Team USA (2016), an Alumni (2017) and Organizer (2013, 2018, 2019). She works for the Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation as the Organizer for the United States Team at World Cosplay Summit and has been a driving force for the collection, photo archiving and display of the World Cosplay Summit Team USA Costume Retrospective, which showcased over 10 years of American Cosplay at Anime Expo 2018 and 2019. She is the owner of Dial C Costumes, a custom costuming company who’s work includes multiple episodes of Marvel Becoming for Marvel Entertainment, SCRAP Entertainment’s collaborations for The Legend of Zelda and Final Fantasy 14 Real Escape Room Games and most recently costumes for the Final Fantasy 7 Remake installations at E-3 and PAX West for Square/Enix. Diana is thrilled to be a guest at Holiday Matsuri and share her knowledge and love of cosplay with this amazing convention.