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ECG Finals - cheer on the UK

Article by Annette W (Mighty Odango) posted Saturday 9th July 2016

The European Cosplay Gathering finals will be held later today at Japan Expo in Paris. Please join us in giving Kenny Cosplay and his cosplay partner Kerry Cosplay our support in the group competition, where they will be wearing their League of Legends costumes, and also to Clockwork Dandy Noodles who will be in the singles competition wearing her Warhammer costume.

Best of luck to them, and we can't wait to see their performances!

UPDATE: We hear that Clockwork Dandy Noodles came third place in the Solo category - huge congratulations to her!

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MCM Costume competitions - RWBY, Fallout and Suicide Squad

Article by Annette W (Mighty Odango) posted Monday 16th May 2016

There's plenty of stuff for cosplayers at the upcoming MCM London Comic Con at the end of the month! As well as the regular masquerade and WCS selections, there are a number of smaller cosplay competitions for costumes from specific sources.

For those RWBY cosplayers amongst you, Rooster Teeth are sponsoring a competition to be held on the Pop Asia stage on Sunday (29th) at 13:30.
More info and entry forms here!

For the more post-apocalyptically inclined, Bethesda are sponsoring a Fallout cosplay competition at 15:00 on both the Saturday and Sunday of the show. Lone Wanderers, Sole Survivors, and all the other inhabitants of the Wastelands welcome!
More information can be found here.

Finally, Warner Bros and MCM Comic Con are offering you the chance to win prizes including tickets to an exclusive "Suicide Squad" preview in London! Grab at least one mate, don your Suicide Squad cosplays, and pop over to the "Suicide Squad" photo wall to have your photo taken in order to enter the competition.
More information can be found here.

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World Cosplay Summit qualifiers and London MCM Comic Con masquerade entry

Article by Annette W (Mighty Odango) posted Monday 25th April 2016

As you may have heard, the qualifying event for the World Cosplay Summit will be held at London MCM Comic Con at the end of May!
There are still spaces available for the qualifiers, so get your entries in for the chance to represent the UK in the Japanese finals. WCS is a pairs/performance competition, so there must be two of you and you must have a skit prepared. The WCS qualifiers will be held on the Saturday. If you want to check up on the rules and regulations for the competition, they can be found here and here.

Entry for the regular MCM masquerade on both days is also open, so come and strut your stuff!

Entry form for both WCS qualifiers and regular masquerades can be found here

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MCM Comic Con London & EuroCosplay 2015 Finals

Article by Annette W (Mighty Odango) posted Tuesday 20th October 2015

As you probably know, it's MCM Comic Con London this weekend, and it's going to be a bumper weekend on the cosplay front.

On Saturday, the 2015 EuroCosplay Championship Final will be taking place at 17:30 in the Gold Theatre, featuring amazing cosplayers from all over Europe including the UK's own Kaldorei Cosplay and Wrath Creations.
On Sunday, selections for the UK representatives for Clara Cow’s Cosplay Cup will take place at the masquerade at 15:00 in the Gold Theatre.

For more info on EuroCosplay events and how to watch the live stream, click "Read More"!

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MCM Comic Con cosplay updates - Clara Cow, EuroCosplay... and more?

Article by Annette W (Mighty Odango) posted Monday 21st September 2015

Some news from the team at MCM Comic Cons!

As well as the Eurocosplay finals on Saturday, the Sunday masquerade at MCM Comic Con London in October will be holding the UK qualifiers for Clara Cow's Cosplay Cup. Aside from being part of an international cosplay contest it is also a chance for the pair of winners to check out AnimeCon, a very enjoyable event in the Netherlands.

From next year onwards, there will only be a single qualifier for Eurocosplay. This is likely to take place at MCM Manchester Comiccon in 2016, so plan accordingly!

Finally, there are whisperings that there may be qualifiers for another international cosplay competition at MCM London next May - stay tuned, we'll let you know!

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2nd UK EuroCosplay qualifier selected!

Article by Annette W (Mighty Odango) posted Friday 31st July 2015

The second UK qualifier for EuroCosplay was held at Manchester MCM Comiccon on the 25th July, and Kaldorei Cosplay was selected to go through with her Maghda costume from Diablo.

Kaldorei Cosplay told us, "I would like to say that me and my precious moth babies are both shocked and honored to be selected. This costume was such a challenge from start to finish, it took 9 months to create and when it came to put it on Saturday morning I was overjoyed to have it finally come together. I hope to do the UK proud!"

The EuroCosplay finals will take place at MCM London Comiccon on the 24th October, where you can cheer on Wrath Creation Studios and Kaldorei Cosplay, as well as cosplayers from all over Europe.

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