We welcome Jessica Nigri in her return to Planet Comicon Kansas City. She was a HUGE hit at the show in 2017 and fans have been clamoring to meet her again ever since. Jessica is possibly the best known cosplayer in the US and always attracts long lines of fans wanting to spend a few minutes chatting with her. She has been cosplaying since 2009 when her cosplay of Pikachu went viral online. In 2011, Jessica was a promotional model for Gears of War 3, dressing up as the game’s character Anya Stroud. Nigri has worked as a promotional model for Warner Bros. Games, Kill3rCombo's game Elsword, comic book series Grimm Fairy Tales and Knightingail by Crucidel Productions. She has been an active member of several cosplay groups and professional gaming and cosplay teams. According to PlayStation Official Magazine, Nigri is "not just a cosplayer but also a massive gamer."