The cherry blossoms are just beginning to fall now, their delicate petals creating swirls of pink petals in the air. You’re sure to see many students walking about during this season in their school uniforms; it is graduation and entrance ceremony time and the tranquil beauty of the blossoms is stunning.Oh look, you can see a girl standing there.It seems that Rei Ayanami from the anime Rebuild of Evangelion is waiting for someone, as the petals fall about here in the background. I wonder who she is waiting for. The transience of the sakura’s life and the anguish on her face is sure to catch your attention.The contrast of the light blue uniform and the pink of the cherry blossoms really makes you feel like it is spring in Japan. Oh, and now there’s someone else standing next to her, gazing up at the flowers with a smile on her face.It’s the heroine, Sena Kashiwazaki from the series Boku ha Tomodachi ga Sukunai, and Haganai.If she catches your gaze, you might just forget to breathe.These two popular anime girls silently stroll along under the sakura together.Oh, they seem to have found something over head.Sena’s cheerful face and Rei’s tranquil smile sink into the pink of flowers.What did you think of our seasonal collaboration between cosplay and sakura?Costume CoordinationCOSPATIO (by COSPA Inc.)Website: CospatioTOKYO-3 1st Junior High School Girl Uniform [Neon Genesis Evangelion]St. Chronica’s Academy High School Section Girl Uniform NEXT Ver. [BOKUHA TOMODACHIGA SUKUNAI NEXT]Original WorksRebuild of EvangelionThe reboot of the Neon Genesis Evangelion series; produced by Studio Khara from Sept. 2007 to present.Copyright: Studio Khara.Website: Evangelion (Japanese)Boku ha Tomodachi ga Sukunai NextThe sequel to the rom-com anime, Boku ha Tomodachi ga Sukunai, this series focuses on the members of the unusual ‘Neighbor’s Club’, at St. Chronica’s Academy; students who have very few friends.Copyright: Yomi Hirasaka, Kadokawa Corporation Media Factory/Tomodachi ga Sukunai NEXT Production CommitteeWebsite: Boku ha Tomodachi ga Sukunai (Japanese)Special ThanksPhotographer: Takuro KomatsuzakiModels: Hacchi as Rei Ayanami, Mira as Sena Kashiwazaki.