Japanese girl claims to make 10 million yen in two days from cosplaying

18 September 2016 / 8 months 1 week ago

Seems like we are all in the wrong business, as cosplaying seems to be such a lucrative industry. 

According to The Coverage, Enako, 22, a cosplayer, voice actress and singer from Japan, claims to have made 10 million yen (about S$133,765) in just two days.

She had recently appeared on Japanese talk show Nakai no Mado to talk about Comiket, a large annual anime convention in Japan.

In the interview, she said that she makes around 1 million yen (S$ 13,000) a month from her various engagements. She also broke down how she made her money – she earns between 300,000 – 400,000 (S$4,000 to $5,300)  yen for every live appearances in front of fans.

In the two days during Comiket, she claims to have made almost 10 million yen! Most of the money was made by selling merchandise like her photo collections.

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