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SXSW Gaming Cosplay Contest

SXSW Gaming Cosplay Contest

credit: Danny Matson

The SXSW Gaming Cosplay Contest presented by Alienware is back for another wild year in Austin, Texas! This event is open to all SXSW Gaming attendees 18 years of age and older.

SXSW Gaming Cosplay Contest categories and prize distribution include Best in Show ($1,250), Best Craftsmanship ($1,000), Best Video Game Design ($250), Best Anime Design ($250), and Best Original Design ($250).

To register as a contestant for this event, participants must be 18 years of age and older and must first complete their application and pre-judging at the SXSW Gaming Cosplay Booth found in Exhibit Hall 1 of the Austin Convention Center. Registrations will close at 2:00pm on Sunday, March 17.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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