Anime & Gaming Convention

Cosplay Contest

Welcome to Shikkaricon’s Costume Contest!

Rules and other info:

  1. Contestants are required to have either an All Weekend 16+, Saturday 16+, or Child badge to enter.
  2. Contestants must register for the contest in advance, either online or before 3pm Saturday Aug 19th in the Cosplay Repair/Contest room (Spruce Conference Room).
  3. Contestants must be able to check-in before 3pm on Saturday of ShikkariCon in the Dealer/Artist Room (Chestnut).
  4. Prejudging – Times will be given out at check-in and be done in the Cosplay Repair/Contest room (Spruce Conference Room).
  5. Award presentation – Seating approximately 8pm, presentation beginning at 8:15pm and running to approximately 9pm.
  6. Photos will taken during the presentations and a group photo of all contestants at the Terrace staircase after.

Competition Categories (awards for each):

Adult (18+) – Master

Adult (18+) – Journeyman

Adult (18+) – Novice

Teen (13-17)

Youth (6-12)

Additional awards:

Best of Show

Prop/Weapon Craftsmanship

Judge Awards (judge favorites)


Children under 6 years old

Cosplay Contest Pre-Registration