COSPLAY COMPETITION 2022

WHEN: 11 DECEMBER 2022

WHERE: SINGAPORE COMIC CON 2022 @ SANDS EXPO & CONVENTION CENTRE 
 

* The SGCC 2022 Cosplay Competition is only open to SGCC 2022 ticket holders. You must have a valid SGCC 2022 ticket in order to participate. *Only shortlisted applicants will be notified*

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It’s been 3 years since the last SGCC and do you know whats one of the things we’ve missed the most? Seeing all your amazing cosplays!

Time to dust off your costumes, and practice your performances, the SGCC Cosplay Competition is back! This year’s competition is open to cosplayers of all levels of experience, Handmade, bought, borrowed it doesn't matter! Extra points will be awarded to hand crafted costumes during judging.

There is over 10,000SGD worth of prizes to be won this year, and to celebrate the premiere of Transformers: EarthSpark, roll out your best Transformers cosplay, and you stand a chance to win an additional Nickelodeon goody bag!

You have till 1st November to submit your cosplay!
*Only shortlisted applicants will be notified*

RULES & REGULATIONS

1. The SGCC 2022 Cosplay Competition is only open to SGCC 2022 ticket holders. You must have a valid SGCC 2022 ticket in order to participate.

2. Open to cosplayers of all levels of experience. Extra points will be awarded to hand crafted costumes. 

3. You must be a registered Singapore Comic Con attendee in order to compete.

4. Entries must represent a character or element from the pop culture realm, including comic books, movies & television, video games, anime & manga or fantasy.

  • Comic Books – Examples include: Superman, Spider-Man, Poison Ivy, Dr. Doom, Rogue, etc.

  • Movies & Television – Examples include: Darth Vader, The Doctor, Rick Grimes, The Terminator, Daenerys Targaryen, Hit-Girl, etc.

  • Video Games – Examples include: Master Chief, Sarah Kerrigan, Booker DeWitt, Lara Croft, Link, Samus Aran, etc.

  • Anime & Manga – Examples include: Ichigo Kurosaki, Mikasa Ackerman, Sheryl Nome, Captain Harlock, Eva-01, etc.

  • Fantasy – Examples include: Witches, Princesses, Zombies, Pirates, Vampires, Steampunk, etc.


5. Judging Criteria:

  • % of costume home made

  • Accuracy / likeness

  • Stage presence 

  • Overall appearance 

  • Audience reaction


6. Each entrant will submit an application to be reviewed by the SGCC organizing committee. Entrants may only enter one costume into the competition. Shortlisted contestants will be contacted by the SGCC organizing committee and advance to the competition stage.


7. All cosplay events/panels have the potential to be photographed/filmed/recorded in some fashion. These recordings may be used in future galleries or promotions. Signing up for, and/or attending, any cosplay event is done with the understanding that recording could occur at any time, and permission is tacitly given for the participant’s likeness to be used.

Prizes

1st Place:
- 1 x Impact Fantasy ‘Invites-Only’ Private Party with Cosplay Celebrities worth $3,888
- 1 x uThrone V Gaming Massage Chair worth $1599
- 2 Nights stay at Mandarin Oriental worth $1200 
- 500SGD

2nd Place:
- 1 x uThrone S Gaming Chair with Customizable Massage + uCozy 3D Neck and Shoulder Massager worth $1198
- 1 x pair of limited-Edition Impact Fantasy Nike Sneaker worth $688
- 300SGD

3rd Place:
- 1 x Limited-Edition Impact Fantasy Jacket worth $388
- 200SGD

Transformers: EarthSpark Special Prize:
- 1 x Nickelodeon goody bag (5 sets to be won) worth 300SGD