👹Cosplay Competition🤖

Are you a Superhero? a proud Saiyan warrior? a Kaiju? a Fighting Robot? or at least do you want to be one? Well, you can certainly be any of them at the Cosplay Competition at MEFCC 2019!

We're back with another big showdown to determine who are the best cosplayers in the region. The Cosplay Competition is much bigger, better and fun than it ever used to be. Hosting the World Cosplay Summit Preliminaries in the UAE, this is your chance to take your Cosplay persona and reach for stardom at the World Cosplay Summit Championship finals in Japan!

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World Cosplay Summit – UAE Preliminaries

Subject: Japanese Anime, Manga, Tokusatsu or Games

Age: 13+

Each entry must compete as a pair, this contest requires 2 participants to enter. 

Prize: Winning pair will participate in the World Cosplay Summit (WCS) 2019 Championship Finals, including trip to Japan (flights & accomodation)

Both winning participants must be available from July 25 (Arrival) - Aug 5 (Departure) to visit Japan for the WCS 2019 Finals.

* If you are under 18, you must have the consent of a guardian. Participation is allowed if you have the permission of a guardian and are able to come to Japan on your own.

In order to participate in a preliminary round event, cosplayers must have proof of citizenship or permanent residency of the country or region holding the event. In the case of a nation where over 50% of residents are foreigners the following rules also apply entries for the preliminary event:

 1) have the right of permanent residence in the UAE

 2) are born in the UAE

This category has its own set of rules and regulations.

Best Comic Book or Movie Character

Age: 13+

Groups are not permitted

Prize:

  • 1st Place: 2,500AED Cash Prize + Gift
  • 2nd Place: 1,000AED Cash + Gift
  • 3rd Place:  500AED Cash + Gift

Best Kids Cosplay

Subject: Any character

Age: 12 years and below

Prize:

  • 1st Place: Gift
  • 2nd Place: Gift
  • 3rd Place: Gift

Best Anime or Gaming Character

Age: 13+

Groups are not permitted

Prize:

  • 1st Place: 2,500AED Cash Prize + Gift
  • 2nd Place: 1,000AED Cash + Gift
  • 3rd Place:  500AED Cash + Gift

LIVE LONG & COMIC CON!

Middle East Film & Comic Con is your one-stop-shop and the largest pop culture festival in the region! Time to get your geek on!