C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay

C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by Singer

The C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by SINGER, the largest and most prestigious cosplay competition in the world, returns to Chicago on Saturday April 7, 2018.  This is the final stop in the ReedPOP’s 2017 Global Championships of Cosplay competition circuit.

Thousands of C2E2 fans will watch in person while many more fans from around the world will tune in via the Official C2E2 Livestream to cheer on their favorite cosplayers.  The C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by SINGER will feature regional cosplay champions from around the world.  Countries represented include the United States, Australia, China, Austria, Singapore, Indonesia, India, Korea and France.  Cosplayers will battle it out for over $10,000 in cash prizes as well as the title of Global Champion of Cosplay.

Join us for what is sure to be a fun-filled competition circuit celebrating the talent, skill and determination of the best cosplayers in the world.

If you think you have what it takes to win it all, now is your chance to show off all your hard work and talent at the C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by SINGER.

How do I get a seat

Due to popular demand, in order to attend and reserve your seat for the C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay, presented by SINGER, you will be required to scan your badge on Saturday morning of C2E2.

Find out how to get a seat

How it works

The C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by SINGER is a celebration of all pop culture. It is a craftsmanship award show with a pre-judging session and a stage display. All entries must represent a character or element from the pop culture realm.

Each entrant will submit an application to be reviewed by the C2E2 team.  Entrants may only enter one costume into the competition. Accepted contestants will be pre-judged for craftsmanship off stage and then battle it out on the Main Stage for cash prizes and ultimate bragging rights as the C2E2 Crown Champion of Cosplay.

Click on the button below to submit your online application for the C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by SINGER. Submissions will close on Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 11:59PM CST.

Meet The Judges

  • C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by SINGER Judge Riddle
    Riddle

    Syfy’s Heroes of Cosplay
    All days

  • C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by SINGER Judge Yaya Ha
    Yaya Han

    Syfy’s Heroes of Cosplay
    All days

  • C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by SINGER Judge Canvas Cosplay
    Canvas Cosplay

    Cosplayer
    All days

  • C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by SINGER Judge Ryan Meinerding
    Ryan Meinerding

    Marvel Studios Head of Visual Development
    All days

Cosplay Regional Champions

Meet The Cosplay Regional Champions

Meet The Contestants

Learn More

Don't Miss the after party!

Don’t miss the after party!

Want to stay up late partying with the incredible cosplayers from across the globe who graced the Main Stage during C2E2’s Crown Championships of Cosplay presented by SINGER? Don’t miss Cosplay After Dark: Cosplay Championship After Party! Directly after the competition, in the Lobby outside the Main Stage, you can enjoy sweet beats, delicious drinks and cool cosplay themed photo ops with the contestants and fellow cosplay enthusiasts. Make sure to bring cash for the bar carts!

Party all night with C2E2 After Dark

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