C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay


The C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay is the largest and most prestigious cosplay competition in the world. Don't miss its return to Chicago on Saturday, February 29, 2020. This is the final stop in the ReedPOP's 2019 Global Championships of Cosplay competition circuit.

The C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay will feature regional cosplay champions from around the world. Countries represented include the United States, Australia, China, Austria, Singapore, Indonesia, India, Korea, France, the UK, and South Africa. Cosplayers will battle it out for over $10,000 in cash prizes as well as the title of Global Champion of Cosplay.

  • Cosplay Champ 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place Winner
  • Cosplay Champ 1st Place Winner

About the Crown Championships

The C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay 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.

Meet the Judges

Judge announcements coming soon!

Reserve your seat

The C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay is a highly in demand events for fans! Therefore, a seat reservation is required to get into the C2E2 Crown Championships of Cosplay. If you want to make a seat reservation, you must activate your badge. Once your badge is activated, you will be required to scan your badge on Saturday morning of C2E2 to save your seat. Please note, all other C2E2 Main Stage panels will be first-come, first-served and will not require you to scan your badge. Badge scanning will be first-come, first-serve basis. For details on when and where you can scan your badge and reserve your seat, more details coming soon.

Find out about our seating process Activate your badge

Want to compete in the Crown Championships?

Applications are now closed! Thank you so much to all of the talented applicants for applying.

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