Gaming Cosplay Contest

One of the most popular events at SXSW Gaming every year, the Cosplay Contest showcases the unique creative talents of the cosplay community.

Cosplay Contest at SXSW Gaming 2018. Photo by Danny Matson

Cosplay Contest at SXSW Gaming 2018. Photo by Danny Matson

How to participate


The SXSW Gaming Cosplay Contest is back for another great year! More information will be shared soon, but don’t forget about this must-see event for SXSW 2019.
This contest will be open to all ages, those interested in participating must sign up in advance in order to compete in the Cosplay Contest.

Sign-ups will be available soon!

SXSW Gaming 2019 takes place in the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas from Friday, March 15 – Sunday, March 17.

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Attend SXSW Gaming 2019

Join us March 15-17 to experience the best in gaming culture featuring a sprawling Gaming Expo, a one-of-a-kind awards show, unmatched industry programming, tournaments, competitions, and more. Get your official SXSW Gaming Wristband today!

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Enter for the SXSW Gaming Awards

The SXSW Gaming Awards highlight the best that the gaming industry has to offer across 25 unique categories that cover AAA to indie game development, tabletop gaming, VR and AR, esports, mobile gaming and more. Apply from Monday, June 25 – Friday, December 7.

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