It’s that time of year again when the Nipponbashi Street Festival is held on the streets of Osaka, and as always, some of the best cosplay in Japan was out in the sun enjoying/tolerating the crowds.

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Last year it was Persona 5 stealing hearts, but this year there’s a range of amazing costumes, from Nier: Automata to Transformers to Porco Rosso to...well, Persona 5 again.

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Luke Plunkett is a Senior Editor based in Canberra, Australia. He has written a book on cosplay, designed a game about airplanes, and also runs cosplay.kotaku.com.

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