Cosplay

SHINE BRIGHT WITH OUR

COSPLAY CONTEST

May 29–30, 2020 • Utah Valley Convention Center

COSPLAY JUDGES

What to Expect at the Contest

PRE-REGISTRATION

Available online until April 25, 2020, at Noon MDT.

PRE-JUDGING

Contest pre-judging will be Friday, 11–3p and Saturday, 11–1p. This will be by appointment. The schedule will be emailed to all the contestants a month before the convention.

THE CONTEST

Our three judges will grade according to certain aspects, such as craftsmanship, stage presence, and so forth.

THE REHEARSAL

Saturday, May 30 at 2p.

CATEGORIES

Youth

For ages 12 and under.

Novice

Contestants who have never won an award from a cosplay contest.

Intermediate

Contestants who have won 1 to 2 awards from a cosplay contest.

Master

Contestants who have won 3 or more awards from a cosplay contest.

Stage Presence

For the contestant who owns the stage and their character; any level can achieve this award.

Thrifty

70% of the cosplay is altered/repurposed thrift/second-hand items with at least one item made by the contestant.

Judges’ Choice

This award is granted by the judges, based on their criteria.