AnimeKon Expo 2014: The Empire Rises – GUEST? JUNKER’S COSPLAY!
Johnny Zabate of Junkers Cosplay is a Navy veteran turned student and cosplayer.
Currently attending University of California, San Diego for Structural Engineering he creates costumes as a hobby for both fun and profit.
Starting cosplay in 2011 with few tools and resources he was given the chance to work on a team to create a promotional piece for Bioware’s Mass Effect 2 at San Diego Comic Con 2011. From there he started working professionally as a prop maker and model while still attending college.