Neon Genesis Evangelion Cosplay: Rei Ayanami (Chocoball) Cosplay 20 SEP 2013

Japanese cosplayer Chocoball picks what is probably one of the most iconic characters to come out of the 90’s anime scene for today’s Cosplay entry, namely the mysterious Rei Ayanami, from the legendary Neon Genesis Evangelion franchise!

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The enigmatic Rei Ayanami, one of the mysterious First Children and pilot of Evangelion Unit-00, is a silent and socially withdrawn girl, displaying no lust for life or passion in her actions. Fiercely loyal to Nerv’s leader Gendo Ikari, Rei knows her expendable nature and has no problem throwing herself into battle despite the possible danger and risk to her self.

As the series reaches its climax, some serious revelations regarding the nature of Rei gets revealed, and as such she plays a pivotal role in the follow up movie, The End of Evangelion.

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Related Link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rei_Ayanami

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