HOUSTON — (BUSINESS WIRE) — August 4, 2015 — Changing Technologies, Inc. (OTCBB: CHGT) recently attended Houston’s Space City ComicCon 2015, one of the largest pop-culture expos in the Southwestern U.S., and discussed 3D printing and design services with enthusiastic members of the growing global cosplay community.
“This hobby represents a rapidly expanding market with strong revenue potential for a company like ours,” said CHGT CEO Marco Valenzuela. “These fans are quite passionate, spending large sums to buy accurate and elaborate outfits, props and accessories. We received strong interest at the Space City ComicCon regarding these items. If we can grab a slice of that market through 3D printing and design, we can add significant shareholder value and generate additional revenue.”
Cosplay (short for “costume play”) is a role-playing activity or hobby in which participants wear costumes, fashion accessories and props to act out their favorite characters from literature, movies, TV shows, comic books, cartoons and anime. An example would be someone wearing a Mr. Spock, Luke Skywalker or Batman costume and portraying the role in some sort of performance, convention or exhibit.
The hobby has seen spectacular growth over the last 25 years. The Internet has thousands of listings for online cosplay vendors selling costumes and accessories ranging from a few dollars to several thousand.
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About Changing Technologies, Inc.
Changing Technologies, Inc. (CHGT) is an emerging technology company focused on developing innovative concepts to bring to consumers. It recently created a new subsidiary — 6thDimension Technologies — to pursue additional growth areas and market needs in the booming 3D printing sector. A forward-thinking company working to be at the forefront of the next generation of consumer-based technology, CHGT is positioning itself to leverage global demand for the latest technological advances and services the company offers. Changing Technologies, Inc. is in the cutting-edge technology sphere alongside companies like Voxelijet AG ( VJET), Arcam AB ( AMAVF), and ExOne Co. ( XONE).
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