Over the past several years, cosplayers have gained millions of devoted followers for creating fantastical and artistic recreations of their favorite characters from popular culture. And in that time, we've seen a variety of talented creators gain recognition with unique racial backgrounds, identities and in all shapes and sizes. Just take a look at Asta Young, one of the hottest up-and-coming cosplayers who stands at just 4 ft 5. Take a look at the gallery below to learn more about Young and to see just a small collection of her talents as a cosplayer.
Asta Young is a 24-year-old cosplayer based in Arizona. She's gained international attention for her artistic talent, startlingly accurate cosplay creations and her small stature—standing in at just 4 ft 5.
Young may be based in Arizona today, however, she's wasn't born in the States. Instead, Young was born in Hong Kong and immigrated to the U.S. with her family when she was just six-years-old.
Today, Young has carved out a spot at the top of cosplay culture and has gained international attention for her recreations of characters from the worlds of Marvel, DC, Disney and Nickelodeon.
When she's not creating outstanding cosplay looks or appearing at some of the top cosplay conventions around the world, Young is an established painter and digital artist. She's also an avid gamer, who enjoys playing League of Legends on Twitch. And we can't forget her role as a mom to three pugs named Loki, Odie and Stitch.
What do you think of this pint-sized cosplayer? Will you be checking out even more of her impressive looks after finishing this article? Let us know your thoughts, opinions and questions in the comments section on Facebook.