Cosplay @ ECCC

Now in the Atrium Lobby, Cosplay Central is the place to be for anyone interested in cosplay! Be sure to take advantage of the Cosplay Repair Station if your outfit needs a quick touch-up. Visit Riff Raff’s Street Rats table to get an Airbrush tattoo, and The Pacific Northwest Guild of Cosplayers for tips & tricks!

  • Cosplay Repair
  • Riff Raff Street Rat’s
Cosplay Central

While you’re there, meet other cosplay enthusiasts at photo meetups from your favorite fandom, and utilize the ECCC photo backdrop for some great pics. Whether you have been cosplaying for years or are interested in beginning now, there is something here for everyone!

Still want more? Attend cosplay workshops to learn new techniques and discuss building your own cosplay, or hit the official cosplay changing rooms- both on WSCC Level 3!

The Western Championships of Cosplay

Western Championships of CosplayThe Western Championships of Cosplay is a glorious display of cosplay work from your favorite local cosplayers on the Main Stage at the Hyatt Regency happening Friday evening of Emerald City Comic Con. Gather to see the best in Needlework, Armor, Special FX and beyond as contestants compete for a grand prize and a trip to the Championships of Cosplay happening at C2E2 2021.

Applications are closed.

Meet the ECCC 2020 Western Championships of Cosplay Judges

  • Lua Stardust

    Lua Stardust

  • Seattle Cosplay

    Seattle Cosplay

  • Bill Doran

    Bill Doran

The Main Event

The Western Championships of Cosplay will now take place on Friday, March 13, 2020

To accommodate for new programming & guest schedules, the Western Championships of Cosplay will be taking place on Friday night at the ECCC Main Stage at the Hyatt Regency. To attend you must have a valid Friday badge to ECCC 2020.


I purchased a Saturday badge because I wanted to attend the Cosplay Contest, what do I do?

Unfortunately our panel schedules can shift leading up to the show. If you would like to attend on Friday, you can purchase a Friday ticket here and use LYTE our official ticket reseller to sell your Saturday badge.

I applied for the cosplay contest, but can no longer attend, what do I do?

Please email and we will make sure that your application is updated.

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