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Cosplay at FanCon 2019

  

Fancon 2019 Cosplay Guests

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Dress up in your favourite costume from the world of comics, anime, gaming, genre films & TV, or pop culture in general !
If you're a novice cosplayer or an experienced cosplayer, hiring a costume, or making your own, this is the event to come and strut your stuff ! Join the fun !  Cosplaying at FanCon is of course not compulsory but much more fun if you do 😊  You are welcome to cosplay throughout the whole day and for both days. Do also take note of the specific cosplay events to attend below as well as cosplay panel talks and workshops that will be added to our panel programme at a later stage. Additional cosplay activations may be announced, watch this space !


For any cosplay related enquiries please email the Cosplay Team at : cosplayatfancon@gmail.com


Meet the Cosplay team 

FanCon Cape Town Comic Con is assisted with all cosplay activities with an amazing team ! From the planning stage right through until the event -  Baka Sakura, Sashi Cosplay, Yamaki Yama and of course the Cosplay Cape Town team sees to all things cosplay at FanCon !

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THEMED COSPLAY GROUPS 

Fan group cosplays are arranged by fans for the fans ! Join the fun with these themed groups on specific days and dont miss the opportunity with the massive group photos taken on stage ! Click the image below to see details of each group on their respective Facebook event pages.




COSPLAY PANEL TALKS & WORKSHOPS
Closer to the event we will release our panel programme. This will of course list all cosplay panel talks and workshops by our guests and panelist. Expect exciting interviews with guests, discussions on cosplay, as well as workshops on creating amazing cosplays !


COSPLAY SHOWCASE

Meet local cosplayers in the cosplay zone ! With so many talented local cosplayers with online fans on the local scene, this will be your chance to meet them as well as buy their prints ! Get a selfie, photo-op and get your print signed by a roster of local cosplayers.

Cosplay Showcase schedule


Date & Time

Cosplayer



Saturday 12pm-1pm


Baka Sakura



Saturday 12pm-1pm


Yamaki Yama



Saturday 3pm-4pm


MittelElfCat Cosplay 



Saturday 4pm-5pm


OMG Someone Actually 



Saturday 4pm-5pm


Space Otaku Cosplay 



Sunday 1pm-2pm


Foam Fox Cosplay 

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KIDS COSPLAY

Children are of course welcome to attend in costume and also get a chance to showcase themselves with the kids cosplay masquerade each day.
This takes place on the stage -  Saturday at 1PM & Sunday at 4PM

All children 12 and younger are welcome to enter and stand the chance to win some spot prizes !


COSPLAY MASQUERADE 

Stage - Saturday 27 April : 1-3pm

MC : TBA

Activities kick off with a cosplay masquerade on the Saturday. All cosplayers who wish to participate in the masquerade must assemble alongside the stage and will be registered on site to participate and will receive a number just before the masquerade begins at (time TBC). Cosplayers will then be called up in number sequence to pose on stage and have their official photo taken. Basic Rules : No real weapons, only replicas allowed. No nudity.

  

COSPLAY COMPETITIONS 

Stage - Sunday 28 April : 4pm - 6pm

This year there are 3 components, an open cosplay competition for casual cosplayers,  followed by an intermediate construction based competition as well as an advanced construction based competition for experienced cosplayers. Please note, you may only enter one of the competitions.

Judges : FanCon guests and The Cosplay Team  
MC : TBC

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DISCLAIMER 

By cosplaying at the FanCon venue, you agree that the organisers may use any photographs or images of you taken at the convention for the purposes of marketing and promotion on all FanCon social media and other public platforms, whether digital or otherwise. Please refer to the FanCon website's convention policies & rules for more general information and disclaimers.