Saturday Hall Cosplay Online
Have you made a stunning costume that you would like to have judged? Come participate in the Setsucon Hall Cosplay Contest! Judging will be held on Saturday from 12pm to 3pm. Awards for the Hall Cosplay Contest will be awarded on the Setsucon live stream. Once your registration is complete, participants will receive a confirmation email with a link to choose a time slot for judging. Reference material can be provided digitally during judging. Please familiarize yourself with the rules below before competing.
|Online||April 10, 2021 @ 11am|
Hall Cosplay Contest Rules
- Cosplayers must make at least 70% of the costume. If items were bought they must be heavily modified by the cosplayer in some way.
- All costumes must pertain in some way to the Japanese culture. This includes but is not limited to: Anime, Manga, J-Rock/J-pop, Japanese Cinema, Video Games, etc.
- Reference material is not required, but it is highly encouraged. Possible references include, but are not limited to, photographs, drawings, or planning sketches or diagrams. If reference material is not provided the judges will be unable to judge the costume for accuracy. Judges do not know all characters and want to be able to judge everyone fairly.
- There will be 3 divisions in the Hall Cosplay Contest they are as follows:
- Novice- up to 9 costumes or no awards
- Journeyman- 10 to 19 costumes or 1-3 awards
- Craftsman- 20+ costumes or 3+ awards
- Judges awards and honorable mentions do not count towards divisions.
- Judges reserve the right to bump a cosplayer up in division if the judges deem it is necessary.
- Cosplays must comply with the Cosplay Policy.
Hall Cosplay Judging
- Judging order for the Hall Cosplay Contest is on a first come first serve basis. Participants should sign up for a time slot via the link provided in the confirmation email.
- Cosplayers will be expected to attend a video call for judging.
- Cosplayers will need to attend judging wearing their costume, provide photos of their costume at the time of judging, or both. We encourage cosplayers to wear their costumes!
- Judging will begin Saturday at 12pm (noon) and will take approximately 5 minutes per person
Show your Cosplay during the Setsucon Live Stream
Want to show off your cosplay to a larger audience? All Hall Cosplay participants will have their cosplay photos shown during the Cosplay segment of our livestream! Providing at least 1 picture is necessary to participate. Attendees who are not a Hall Cosplay participants but would like to share their cosplay photos are allowed to participate as well! Just post your photo on Twitter, Instagram, or Discord using the hashtag #Setsucon2021, and tag us! There is no need to submit via social media if you have registered for the Hall Cosplay Contest. Feel free to participate in this fun event!
During the live stream, winners for our Hall Cosplay Contest will be announced. Prizes for the first place in each division will be awarded! So work hard!
Thank you and happy cosplaying!