16-17 November 2019 The NEC

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COSTUME WEAPONS & PROP RULES

Cosplay is welcome in all parts of the show however it is necessary to set some restrictions as it is a family friendly event. Note in particular that metal blades (sharp or blunt), working projectile weapons, and wooden or metal bats & paddles are all forbidden. Download the full MCM Costume Weapons and Props Rules HERE.

MCM CHAMPIONSHIPS OF COSPLAY

The MCM Championships of Cosplay is a craftsmanship based cosplay contest consisting of four qualifiers and a final, each with a pre-judging session and a stage display where entrants will pose and display their costumes. The winner of the UK Championship of Cosplay will be flown to Chicago to compete in the Global Championship of Cosplay final. All entries must represent a character or element from the pop culture realm.

REGISTRATION FOR THIS HAS NOW CLOSED

COSPLAY MASQUERADE

Look out for sign-ups and registration in the coming months as the return of MCM Birmingham Comic Con also means the return of the Cosplay Masquerades! Show off your costume or showcase your talents in a performance in front of a packed audience for what has long been a highlight of the Comic Con weekend.

COSPLAY FACILITIES & REPAIR STATION

At the Cosplay Desk, there is a range of assistance available to cosplayers. This includes changing areas, supplies for repairs as well as assistance, storage for cases, and admin support for the Cosplay Masquerades.

You do not have to be in the Cosplay Masquerades to make use of these facilities.

CONTACT US

Email the Cosplay Team by sending an email to cosplay@mcmexpo.net or speak to them at the Cosplay Desk if you have any queries.

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Cosplay Central

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Special Guests

Meet the people behind your favourite characters from film and TV, video games, and online personalities! 

The Treehouse

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Comic Village

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Live Stage

The fan favourite stage is back with a new name, look, hosts & line-up and double the anarchy!

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