Phil Mizuno is a Canadian cosplayer who followed his heart and is pursuing his passion of cosplay to help inspire others. He has been cosplaying for 4 years, and creates his beautiful costumes in Toronto Ontario.
Throughout 2017-2018, he has had the privilege to be a cosplay guest to over 40 different events, which include Canada, USA, Middle East, Asia, Mexico/Latin America, South America, and Europe.
He has also been a judge for the most renowned cosplay competitions in the world, which include, WCS, CWM, ECC, ECG, and Yamato Cup.
Phil’s ultimate goal for cosplay is to make people experience the same feelings he has when he first started cosplaying.
The 501st & Rebel Legion
The 501st Legion and Rebel Legion are an all-volunteer organizations formed for the express purpose of bringing together Star Wars costume enthusiasts under a collective identity. The Legions seeks to promote interest in Star Wars through the building and wearing of quality costumes, and to facilitate the use of these costumes for Star Wars-related events as well as contributions to the local community through costumed charity and volunteer work. There are currently world wide there are over 10,000 active members in the 501st Legion and 4,000 in the Rebel Legion.
The 70th Explorers is the unit serving Missouri and Kansas with over 140 members currently. Dantooine Base serves the same area for the Rebel Legion with over 100 members.