Cosplay Central

Cosplay Central is the meeting place, the mecca, the hub, the cant-miss destination for cosplayers and cosplay fans at Oz Comic-Con! Oz Comic-Con is proud to welcome Spotlight and Brother back as the Presenting Partners of Cosplay Central. To find out more about Spotlight and Brother, follow their social pages: Spotlight Facebook and Brother Facebook

COSPLAY EVENTS AND COMPETITIONS​

Oz Comic-Con plays host to the largest collection of cosplay events and competitions in the country! We have made sure to include something appropriate for all ages – kids, big kids and families! Be sure to check out all of our events below before attending! 

international events

Australian CHampionships of cosplay - presented by spotlight and brother

The Oz Comic-Con Championships of Cosplay is the largest and most prestigious costume contest in Australia! It is the first stop in the “Quest for the Crown”, a cosplay competition circuit that celebrates the very best in costume design from around the world. The overall Australian winner will go on to represent Australia at the 2019 C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay in Chicago!

COMMUNITY events

Cosplay Active

Are you ready to be part of the competitive world of Cosplay? Then this event is for you! Cosplay Active is Oz Comic-Cons mainstream competition for all competitors whether you have an awesome group, a cool skit or an awesomely crafted costume – this event is for you!

prop comp

The cosplay prop competition is the event where your props can get some appreciation. You can enter this event solo or as part of a team (2 people max). Learn more about Oz Comic-Con’s newest cosplay competition today!  

kids cosplay

The kids cosplay parade is a great way for our littlest cosplayers to get into the cosplay spirit! Once the parade begins, kids can go on stage either on their own, in a group or for those who are either too little or too shy, with a guardian. All entrants in the kids cosplay parade will receive a special certificate to treasure. Come and see the tiniest and cutest cosplayers all at the one event! Competition entry cut off is by Sunday midday. 

To enter this event just head to the cosplay registration desk located at Cosplay Central before 12:00PM on Sunday and secure your spot. Once you have registered you will be required for marshaling at stage one (1) 30 minutes prior to the event.

cosplay parade

The Cosplay Parade is a great event showcasing the talent of cosplayers at Oz Comic-Con. It gives everyone the chance to get up on stage and strut their stuff. You can enter this as either an individual or as a group and both handmade and store bought costumes are eligible to participate. This event is a great way to build confidence for those wishing to enter competitions in the future!

To enter this event just head to the cosplay registration desk located at Cosplay Central before 12:00PM on Saturday and secure your spot. Once you have registered you will be required for marshaling at stage one (1) 30 minutes prior to the event.

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