COSPLAY CONTEST APPLICATION
Have you ever wanted to show the world how awesome you are? Do you have the urge to strut your stuff in front of a live audience? Is there a cosplay you know you’d rock better than anyone else? Here is your chance!
We give you the GEEKTOPIA 2019 Cosplay Competition! Contestants will have the opportunity to model their favorite cosplay and perform in front of Geektopians. Our special guest judges will review each contestant and eliminate until we are left with two people. At the final showdown, the winner will be chosen by the audience!
There are two categories to choose from. The first being J.F.F (Just For Fun) with a Grand Prize of $150.00 CASH! The second being Master Craftsperson with a Grand Prize of $250.00 CASH!
(JUST FOR FUN)
For armatures, casual cosplayers and new comers! All are welcome to apply for this light hearted category.
Heart - 65%
Accuracy – 10%
Performance – 25%
New Comers Welcome! Contestant must have made at least 75% of their costume. (**Special commissions are okay as long as they have been handmade.)
Construction – 50%
Accuracy – 40%
Performance – 10%
You must have a Ticket for the event before entering into the cosplay competition.
Contestants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
No nudity. All swimsuits areas must be covered, full body paint costumes are not eligible.
All genres of fandom are accepted and encouraged.
Profanity and lewd hand gestures are not permitted.
Fireworks, pyrotechnics and projectiles are not permitted to be part of your performance.
One handler is allowed if required, however they need to be dressed in black to blend in.
Contestants can only enter into one of the categories.
BEFORE THE COMPETITION
Pick up Cosplay competition badge at reception.
All contestants must meet in the green room no later than 7:00pm.
Before you enter the stage, please line up on the east side entrance of the theatre, exit from the same place.
Only participants and handlers will be allowed into the green room.
Each contestant will get a chance to be on the stage for up to 2 minutes maximum per performance round.
Skits must be pre-approved beforehand.
If a microphone is required, we must be notified beforehand
GEEKTOPIA will not be able to do lighting Cues or Effects
Custom music must be sent and approved beforehand
Any Martial Arts style skits must be approved before hand to ensure the safety of the patrons.
ONLY SELECTED FINALISTS WILL BE CONTACTED