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Liang Yanlu , Virtual Peking Opera + Dongfang Bubai, the Invincible in the East, 2014; video, 12:08 min; Courtesy of the Artist.

Liang Yanlu , Virtual Peking Opera + Dongfang Bubai, the Invincible in the East, 2014; video, 12:08 min; Courtesy of the Artist.

Cosplay can become one of the most effective subcultures in promoting cultural contact and understanding. Cosplay, as a subculture inherently Japanese in nature, bringing together people from many cultures, requires direct human interaction and can be a "sojourner" of the globalization of manga or even the culture behind.