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Superhero wannabes gather for Baltimore Comic-Con

Superhero wannabes gather for Baltimore Comic-Con

Dressed in a realistic foam costume she spent some 80 hours creating, Danielle Victorio regally strode the halls of the Baltimore Convention Center on Saturday, proudly playing the role of Diana of Themyscira — better known as Wonder Woman — and posing for pictures with scores of other superhero wannabes, young and old.

“It feels amazing, having people admire the hours upon hours that I’ve put into this costume,” said Victorio, 21, a senior at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, who had come to the 18th Baltimore Comic-Convention determined to do Princess Diana proud.

“It’s really great when people recognize you and they want to take a picture of you,” she said....

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