Continuing our World Tour of Cosplay, I recently got a chance to talk with the lovely Peruvian, Carmenpilar Best Ormeño, aka Dark Tifa.
Outside of cosplay, she’s a journalist for MasGamers and Animecorp, as well as a fashion designer. After you find out more about her, let us know where in the world you would like to see our next cosplayer from!
– Brad Cowan aka “Devilsugar”
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NSFW Gamer: How long have you been cosplaying?
Carmenpilar Best Ormeño: Around 5 years.
What made you want to get into cosplaying?
I used to live in Mexico, there I meet people dressing cosplay so, since that moment I want to try it!
What’s your favorite costume to wear?
Tifa from Final Fantasy VII, Mai Shiranui from King of Fighters, Kasumi from Dead or Alive, and Juliet Starling from Lollipop Chainsaw.
What was the hardest costume you’ve worked on?
Zhen Yi from Dynasty Warriors 7 and Valkyrie from Ragnarok Online.
What costume(s) are you working on currently?
Lina of Dota 2.
What cons do you attend and which one is your favorite?
Here in my country are three big cons: Masgamers Techfestival (about videogames), LimaComics (comics), and Otakufest (manga/anime). My favorite its Masgamers Techfestival because I’m a gamer girl.
What’s your favorite part about cosplaying?
Making the costume and doing photoshoots. I love the pics of cosplay the most of them are very artistic.
What characters inspire you?
Tifa Lockheart from FF7 and Dizzy from Guilty Gear.
List your top 3 favorite video games:
Final Fantasy VII, Castlevania, and Devil May Cry.
List your top 3 favorite movies:
Butterfly Effect, Memoirs of a Geisha, and The Lord of the Rings.
What’s your favorite thing about NSFW Gamer?
The cosplay section! hahaha I’m just kidding. The website has a lot of useful reviews of games and news!!