Brand new for MCM Birmingham Comic Con, we are excited to reveal our revamped Cosplay Central! With even more workshops, tutorials, prop builders, and even a dedicated stage, this is the new heart of your geeky weekend!


Here’s a rundown of everything that will be going on over the weekend.


Cosplay Experts & Tutorials


Poly-Props Ltd, a brand of cosplay crafting materials, have been developing their own products of craft epic-ness since 2015. Joined by the Crafting Legends, a clan of community and industry artists who are on a mission to perfect their craft, Poly-Props delivers and interactive, fun and engaging experience to members of the community of all ages and cosplay craft experience.


Photo Opportunities

Is MCM Comic Con the most Instagrammable place on earth? It definitely is now with the epic props and backdrops featuring in this area!

Stay tuned for more announcements on our Cosplay Central photo ops!

Thors Hammer

Odins beard! Take a trip to Asgard and get your pose on with our Thor’s Hammer Photo Op experience.
Debuting in Journey into Mystery #83 in 1962 and still seen in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, get ready to wield the mighty Mjolnir!


Cosplay Stage!

Brand new for 2019, Birmingham will play host to MCM Comic Con’s first ever Cosplay stage! Packed full with workshops, tutorials, and everything cosplay, we cannot wait for you to see what we have in store!


Cosplay Repairs Station

Oh no! Your costume has been damaged at the show! Fear not, we have a dedicated repair station you can visit to make vital repairs. There will also be experts on hand all weekend who can help you with any quick fix you may need.


Casual Cosplay

Join us on the cosplay stage for a fun and relaxed cosplay competition. An opportunity to show off your cosplay creativity whether you’ve made a funny cardboard version of a classic cosplay, or put together an inventive outfit from stuff in your wardrobe, we want to see you!

No need to pre-register, just head to the cosplay info point when you arrive at the event and register on the day!


Hellboy Cosplay Competition

Fancy winning tickets to MCM London Comic Con, and a free photo op with new Hellboy himself, David Harbour? Well this is your chance, because it’s time to celebrate!

March 23rd 2019 marks the 25th anniversary of legendary comic book creator Mike Mignola’s most famous creation, Hellboy. To celebrate, we are hosting a Hellboy Cosplay Competition on the Cosplay Stage. The winner will receive tickets to MCM London Comic Con, and a photo op with David Harbour! Two runners up will win tickets to MCM London Comic Con and an autograph ticket.

This is open to cosplayers of all ages and abilities, and the costume does not have to be handmade to qualify.

Please fill in the form below to enter!

Stage Schedule

Stay tuned for announcements on the Cosplay Stage schedule!




Hellboy Cosplay Competition: 1PM Fancy winning tickets to MCM London Comic Con, and a free photo op with Hellboy himself, David Harbour? Well this is your chance, because it’s time to celebrate all things Hellboy!






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