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FAN EXPO Dallas is proud to host, once again, the Central Qualifier for Fan Expo’s second annual Master of Cosplay Grand Prix.
The Master of Cosplay Grand Prix will be the “not to be missed” event of the year. Set to take place in Toronto on August 24, 2019, the Master of Cosplay Grand Prix will bring together “Best in Show” winners from each of the qualifying rounds for their chance to compete for the ultimate prize of $7,500 and to be crowned as Fan Expo’s Master of Cosplay International Champion.
Looking for something more casual? The Walk-On Costume Contest is for you! Click here for more details!
Cosplayers from around the globe can pre-register for the qualifying round contests to be held at FAN EXPO Dallas, Calgary Expo, MEGACONOrlando, FAN EXPO Boston and FAN EXPO Canada for a chance to win some amazing prizes! Registration closes April 23, 2019.
There will be no on-site registration for the Master of Cosplay Contest. This year’s event will be capped at 60 entrants, with 15 entrants being allotted for each division (additional entrants may be placed in other divisions if another division does not reach capacity). The top 15 costumes for each division will be chosen over the course of 30 days of application. Once pre-registration has closed, those chosen will be informed via email. Contestants who did not make it their division will be placed on a waitlist.
Contest Registration will require the following information:
* Winner details: 2 economy roundtrip airfares within North America (valid passport mandatory for travel to Canada); 3 nights hotel (room & tax only, valid credit card must be presented for incidentals and other charges); 2 deluxe weekend passes to FAN EXPO Canada. Travel and hotel can only be used for travel between August 21 - August 25. Not redeemable for cash. “Best in Show” must be one of the travelers and must be available to participate in the Master of Cosplay Grand Prix on Saturday, August 24, time to be determined.
PLEASE NOTE: Those entering as groups or duos should enter in one of the above divisions that most fits the best craftsman in the group (e.g. a duo entering with a Master and a Novice would enter in the Masters Division).
Contestants may be moved to different divisions based on experience.
Want to register for the Walk-On Costume Contest? Click here for more details!
Have questions about the costume contest? Please contact Pat Covey at email@example.com