Utahime is an actress, model and dancer that discovered her passion for cosplay while attending her first convention Anime Expo in 2014. She enjoys attending various comic book and anime conventions, where she has been a guest, panelist and more recently a masquerade judge. Utahime’s cosplays have been featured in media outlets such as Cosplay Alliance magazine, the L.A.Times, Popsugar, Supernews Live and Cosplay Culture. Utahime hopes to inspire others with her message, that anyone can cosplay regardless of their ethnicity, gender or background. Most importantly, she wants all fans to have fun expressing love for their favorite fandom through the art of cosplay.