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In mid-late July 1993 after Anime Expo #2, Fuji TV in Japan wanted to film a segment on American anime cosplayers for an episode of their show "Naruhodo the World" on Americans interested in things Japanese. Since they were taping various groups in other parts of the country doing other non-anime Japanese stuff as well, they couldn't make it to Anime Expo. So instead Nippas (a company that does work for various studios including Fuji TV) flew myself and a number of other cosplayers back out to LA a few weeks after AX for a special film shoot. The result is this segment which aired in Japan sometime in August 1993.

They were especially interested in Dale Engelhardt doing his famous Lupin, but also notable here are Taliesin Jaffe as Inaba the Time Rabbit from Urusei Yatsura, Tavisha Wolfgarth as Kiki from Kiki's Delivery Service, Rich Simental as Moose from Ranma 0.5, as well as the Texas and California Dirty Pairs!

Of particular historical interest to American otaku is the fact that it was at this event that Tavisha and Rosearik Rikki Simons decided to form Tavicat comics! (Rosearik is perhaps best known as the voice of Gir in Invader ZIM)