Cosplay Contest

The stage is set, awaiting your grand entrance! Show off your magnificent costume as you strut your stuff and pose. Exhibit your crafting skills and compete for prizes and recognition!

Cosplayers bring their favorite characters to life on stage in KNC’s Cosplay Contest! The contest is judged based upon overall look of the costume, accuracy of the character, difficulty of the costume for the contestant’s skill level, execution of sewing and crafting technique, and stage presence. Bring your friends to watch this great show full of the finest cosplay our wonderful attendees have to offer!

 

Cosplay contest is open

Cosplay Contest Applications are up! You can submit your application through the link bellow.
Slots are limited so make sure to get your submission in asap. We can’t wait to see all the skills you have to show us!

Judges

Maddy Kate Cosplay (She/her)

Maddy Kate Cosplay is a professional cosplayer going on 10 years of her craft and 5 years of work experience! Her talent ranges from winning Best in Show in Lip Syncing, tutorials in makeup, a self-running Patreon, and being an overall nerd! Come see her at KNC and geek about everything from Black Butler to The Dark Crystal!

Artists Avenue Cosplay (She/Her/They/Them)

Nichela, also known as Artists Avenue Cosplay, is a Professional Cosplayer and Costume Designer. She graduated from WWU in 2022 with a Major in Costume Design and a Minor in Business, intending to make this once thought hobby into a full career. She works hard to create magical and out of this world creations with Cosplay, while also keeping well within budget; and wants to teach others to do so as well. Her goal is to open a shop to do just that, and provide the space for cosplayers to create, learn or get help and materials whenever they need. Because let’s face it, there isn’t one and there honestly should be.

CrypticSodaa (They/Them)

Crypt is a PNW cosplayer and creator who has been honing in their craftsmanship skills since first turning on a sewing machine in 2016. Being completely self taught, Crypt specialises accuracy and detail. Entertaining audiences on social media and YouTube since 2018, Crypt is known for their cosplay build walkthroughs and horror shorts, with a commitment to showcasing the positive impact that cosplay can have!

Previous Contestant Examples

Cosplay Contest Applications are up!

You can submit your application through the Programming tab on our website, or by going directly to the link!

Slots are limited so make sure to get your submission in asap. We can’t wait to see all the skills you have to show us!

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