Winter Brawl Cosplay Contest Rules

Winter Brawl Cosplay Contest Rules

Winter Brawl 9 Cosplay Competition Rules

– Costumes should be based on, anime, manga, video games and free play (costume outside the mentioned category). Have fun, be creative.
– Ages 15 and up
– Registration is required
– Entry fee is $5
– Registration is open from 11am to 12pm on February 21, 2015 at the front desk.
– All costumes should be PG-13 appropriate.
– Contestants will be judged on creativity and charisma.
– Prizes
First place – $1050
Second place – $300
Third place – $150


Women – Costumes must cover breasts and buttocks. If you costume calls for less them minimum coverage, you must wear a bodysuit beneath it.
Men – Costumes must cover boxer area. If you are wearing a skin tight suit, you must wear undergarments. Genitalia and nipples should not be visible through the costume.

– No costume should have any inappropriate or offensive references in any language.
– Failure to comply will result in you being escorted to your room or car to change your attire. You will also be disqualified.
– Body paint is not permitted.
– No nudity allowed.
– Footwear is required.
– No costume that completely covers the eyes are permitted except for glasses.
– Weapons like guns, knife, spears, darts or crossbows are not permitted
– Swords are to be made of non-metal, not sharp material. It cannot be no longer than 72 inches in length. Approval is need at time of registration, please bring picture to front desk before bringing sword to the main floor.
– A Winter Brawl 9 Video Waiver most be signed during registration.

Please contact Celeste AKA Cece via email at for any questions and concerns.