Voice actor R. Bruce Elliot — aka Ginyu in Dragon Ball and Whitebeard in One Piece — is appearing at Holiday Cosplay Tampa Bay, Dec. 10-11. The new event, which will celebrate cosplayers of all ages in a festive fashion, features voice actors and comic artists, as well as a roster of the nation’s top cosplayers.
Elliot is at Holiday Cosplay Tampa Bay both days and is available for photographs and autographs (prices announced at the convention).
Tickets are available ($30 single day, $45 weekend pass) and retailer applications are still being accepted
Our Favorite Elliot Characters
In anticipation of Elliot’s appearance at Holiday Cosplay Tampa Bay, Florida Comic Cons, a news media website that covers conventions and cosplayers in The Sunshine State, posted a blog that ranks its 8 favorite Elliot characters. Below is a preview of the blog, which includes more character info and videos.
Favorite Character Number 1
Makarov from Fairy Tail
Makarov is the guild master of Fairy Tail and one of the Ten Wizard Saints.
Favorite Character Number 2
WHitebeard from One Piece
Whitebeard, is the captain of the Whitebeard Pirates. He is considered the strongest Man in the world and the man closest to the one piece.
Favorite Character Number 3
Bookman from D. Gray-man
Bookman, from D. Gray-man, is the leader of the Bookman Clan tasked with recording history as it unfolds with his apprentice Lavi.
Favorite Character Number 4
Ginyu from Dragon Ball
Ginyu, from Dragonball, is the captain of the elite mercenaries called Ginyu Force.
Favorite Character Number 5
Pyxis from Attack on Titan
Elliot voices Pyxis, who is the top officer in the Trost District and was given full authority in defensive matters.
Favorite Character Number 6
Richard Moore from Detective Conan
Elliot’s first voice over role was Richard Moore who is a private detective, but he often prefers to laze the day away.
Favorite Character Number 7
Tanaka from Black Butler
Tanaka is the house steward and a senior staff member of the Phantomhive Household.
Favorite Character Number 8
Abraham Gray from Angels of Death
Abraham Gray is the floor guardian of Floor B2. He uses drug induced illusions and is responsible for creating the rules of the experiment building.
Meet R. Bruce Elliot at Holiday Cosplay Tampa Bay
You’ll have the chance to meet R. Bruce Elliot at Holiday Cosplay Tampa Bay 2022 on December 10-11 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida.