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KNC 2017 Contest Winners

Thank you to everyone who participated in our 2017 contests!

Cosplay Contest

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Novice Division 1st - Kaita as Renge Houshakuji from Ouran High School Host Club

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Novice Division 2nd - Malika as Ciel from Black Butler (Kuroshitsuji)

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Intermediate Division 1st - Amelia as Alucard & Seras Victoria from Hellsing Utimate

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Intermediate Division 2nd - Kathryn as Wonder Woman

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Expert Division 1st - Alix as Alucard and Seras from Hellsing

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Expert Division 2nd - Joanne as Mercedes from Odin Sphere

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Original Design Division 1st - Lauren and Beth as Mei and Widowmaker from Overwatch - Wa-Lolita

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Original Design Division 2nd - Elizabeth as Ampharos from Pokemon


Youth Division 1st - River as Shia from Pita-Ten

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Youth Division 2nd - NatÂa as Chibiusa from Sailor Moon R

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Guest Judge's Choice - Brett Cosplaying as Chrom from Fire Emblem Awakening

Cosplay Skit Contest

Best in Show - Joanne as Mercedes from Odin Sphere performing Mercedes' War Speech

Foam Sword Tournament

Youth 1st Place: Quin Barnett
Adult 1st Place: Nick Winterbottom
Adult 2nd Place: “Mokona”

AMV Contest

Best In Show

“Valkyrie II” By Mazzu

Anime used : Puella Magi Madoka Magica

Audio used: Varien – Valkyrie III: Lacuna (feat. Cassandra Kay) [Monstercat Release]


“Spiralwalker” by Shorisquared

Anime used: Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann

Audio used: “You're Welcome Parody” by OverEnglishMan

Karaoke Idol

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Live Drawing Contest

1st place

1st Place: Dylan

2nd place

2nd Place: Tessa

3rd place

3rd Place: Geina


Youth 1st: Haley

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Gaming Tournaments

Super Smash Bros. Melee: Johnathan Barrier

Mario Kart 64: Zach Zutell

League of Legends 3v3: Toan Tran, Trong Duong, Dennis Tran

Injustice 2: Dan Nguyen

Minecraft Quick-Build Challenge: Cooper Harris

Magic The Gathering: George

Pokemon: Michael Terasalti

Yu-Gi-Oh!: Sheldon Cossey

2018 Mascot submission

We are celebrating the 10th anniversary of KuroNekoCon and the 2018 theme is "10 year celebration". Artists were asked to reflect this theme in their submission. The winners were selected by a vote of KuroNeko Cultural Association staff.

1st place seigalxy

1st Place: Seigalxy

2nd place pokurimio

2nd Place: The Kuroneko Shinobi, Suzu by

3rd place kii wi

3rd Place: Enko by