• 23 - 26 September 2021
  • TBC

Important Dates  & Deadlines

Applications closing date:

31st August 2020

Final date for portfolio submissions:

17th September 2020

Skit music & video submissions:

11th September 2020

Proof of payments must be sent by 17th September 2020

Applications are now OPEN


The Comic Con Africa Championships of Cosplay is part of the global ‘Quest for the Crown’ circuit that celebrates the very best in cosplay design from all over the world. The African Champion of Cosplay will represent Comic Con Africa at C2E2 Global Crown Championships of Cosplay in Chicago, the final round in the Quest for the Crown Cosplay Competition Circuit. There the African champion will battle it out with the best cosplayers in the world from the United States, Australia, China, Austria, Singapore, Indonesia, India, France and many more.

This is the first stop in the “Quest for the Crown,” a global cosplay competition circuit that celebrates the very best in Cosplay from all over the world.

The Comic Con Africa 2020 Virtual Cosplay Masters Competition will take place at Comic Con Africa 2020 with judging sessions on the Thursday the 24th & Friday the 25th of September and the finals will take place on the virtual main stage on Sunday the 27th of September 2020 for the chance to be crowned the African Virtual Champion of Cosplay for 2020!

Join us for what is sure to be a fun-filled competition celebrating the talent, skill and determination of the best cosplayers in Africa.



The Comic Con Africa 2020 Virtual Cosplay Masters Competition  will be held at Comic Con Africa in 2020. This virtual competition is a craftsmanship award shows with a pre-judging sessions and stage displays. All entries must represent a character or element from pop culture including comic books, movies, television, video games, anime, manga, and fantasy.

We encourage all cosplayers to enter the competition from Youth, Beginner and Intermediate to Masters.

To enter please fill in the online application form.