Filipina streamer Charess to greet fans at Computex Taipei today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Popular Filipina streamer and cosplayer Charess Kurogane will be meeting with her fans this afternoon (May 31) at Computex Taipei. Charess will be holding a meet and greet w...

Photo of the Day: Chinese cosplayer mocks Xi with 'Winnie-the-Pooh dragon robe' outfit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Images have surfaced on Weibo (the Chinese equivalent to Twitter) showing a person at a cosplay convention in China dressed as Winnie-the-Pooh in a dragon robe, in an apparent ...

Meet Taiwan's newest super heroine: the masked mystery lady 'Xiaoyang'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Recent photos and videos of a mysterious masked super heroine have been circulating around Taiwanese internet forums, with the young masked lady attracting the curiosity o...

Manila Economic and Cultural Office hosts Christmas party for migrant workers in Taipei Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO) put on an outstanding Christmas party for Filipino migrant workers in the Fine Arts Park on Sunday. At the party, an MECO of...

Photos of Asians turn spooky Halloween night into playful cosplay festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Halloween, one of the most popular events in American culture, has become widespread in Asian countries with many young people dressed in diverse costumes. This year, H...

Not just dolls: glove puppets become Taiwanese stars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – It is hard to imagine a group of people from various backgrounds who had gathered together in Chiayi City out of enthusiasm for Taiwanese glove puppetry would shoot this t...

Gamers turn to jello over 'Pudding'

Taipei (Taiwan News) -- Fans of the mobile game "Tower of Saviors" (神魔之塔) got a special treat when the cosplayer and singer "Pudding" made an appearance at the 2017 Taipei Game Sho...

Gifts for the 'Hamilton' obsessed? Choices are plentiful

NEW YORK (AP) — Hamilton obsessives have had a long time to, well, obsess, but their favorite musical is spreading its wings to other locales and new, gift-worthy goodies continue to surface. ...

K.R.T. Girls bring in revenue for Kaohsiung metro

Taipei, Aug. 26 (CNA) The K.R.T. Girls, four fictional employees of Kaohsiung Rapid Transit Corp. (KRTC), have brought in revenue of NT$2 million (US$61,576) in the first seven months of the yea...