Alodia Almira Arraiza Gosiengfiao, widely known as Alodia Gosiengfiao, is the most popular cosplayer in the Philippines. She has been called the “Cosplay Queen” of the Philippines and recognized for contributing toward raising the profile of cosplay. She is also a singer, actress and model, who rose to fame as a celebrity endorser, and an ambassador and VJ for Animax-Asia.
In 2009, 2010 and 2012, Alodia was listed in FHM Philippines’ list of sexiest women, ranking #87, #76, and #20 in that order. In 2013, she posed as the cover girl of the same magazine. Also, she was named by UNO Magazine as one of the most influential women in the Philippines.BEFORE FAME
She is of Filipino, Chinese and Spanish descent, her father is a Filipino-Chinese while her mother is Filipino-Spanish. Her parents are Mariglor and Ed Gosiengfiao and she has a younger sister, Ashley Gosiengfiao, who is a professional cosplayer and model as well.
Alodia’s interest in Japanese anime and games was triggered at the age of 7, when she first saw “Sailor Moon.” Instead of passively watching anime, she began to dress in similar styles as the characters and post photos of herself in her outfits.
At the age of 15, she joined various cosplay competitions within Metro Manila. Her first cosplay character was the Priestess from the online game Ragnarok Online.THE MEANING OF NAME
Her parents gave her the name Alodia which meant "love” and Almira meaning “princess.”SOCIAL SITE
Cosplayer Alodia Gosiengfiao were born on Wednesday, in a leap year, birthstone is Aquamarine, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Dragon, it is 66 days until Alodia Gosiengfiao next birthday.