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Cosplay Club Night in Bristol

A new club night has popped up in Bristol tailored for cosplayers, holding their first event in April next year! Check them out at Level Up - Cosplay Night.
(18+ only I'm afraid, it's a club night!)

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Site update: Reference Images

As part of our ongoing site refresh, we've made the decision to stop allowing reference images. In a month's time we'll be deleting all historic reference images, so please take this opportunity save any if you don't have them backed up. We're aware not everyone will support this decision so please read on for our reasoning.

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Weekly Costume Showcase

Pit from Kid Icarus: Uprising


Each week we highlight a fantastic costume that has been nominated by the community. Check out their profile and give them some love!

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Upcoming Events

Bolton Comic Con 2018 - Bolton (27th January)

Sci-Fi Ball 2018 - Southampton (2nd February)

Kupocon - Pomingham Palace - London (3rd February)

True Believers Comic Festival 2018 - Cheltenham (3rd February)

Play Expo Blackpool 2018 - Blackpool (10th February)

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New Event Added

We've just added a new event to our calendar!
Add yourself to the event if you're going.

Rai Con Spring 2018


3rd March 2018


About Cosplay Island

Cosplay Island is a news, portfolio and resource site for UK cosplayers.

  • Cosplay News - Stay updated with all the latest news from the UK scene, from conventions and competitions to general interest articles.
  • Costume Portfolio - Join for free today, create your cosplay profile and share your photos with other cosplayers, or browse thousands of costumes by our members.
  • Event Directory - An extensive directory of UK cosplay events where you can find out info, add your costumes to their line up and see who else is attending!
  • Tutorials - Learn new techniques in our member-submitted tutorials.
  • Showcase - A community suggested focus on fantastic costumes that some of our members have made.

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