Cosplay and Cosplay Contest

  • No inappropriate cosplays (please see chart)

  • No nudity

  • Shoes must be worn at all times

  • All torsos (regardless of gender) must be covered

  • No real weapons

  • No guns allowed (real, plastic, printed, ect) no guns of any kind will be allowed into the convention.

  • No metal weapons

  • No sharp edges on weapons

  • No wooden weapons

  • Blunt weapons must be made of foam and sheathed

  • All weapons must be sheathed

  • Weapons of any kind may not be swung, fired, etc.

  • All weapons or large props must go through prop inspection

  • Costumes associated with organized hate groups are forbidden. This includes cosplay of fictitious Nazis or Nazi-like organizations from Hellsing, Tanya the Evil, Captain America, Indiana Jones, etc. Absolutely no swastika imagery is allowed.

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**Convention Security and Campus Police reserve the right to confiscate any weapons and escort you off the premises for any reason

Bulky Costumes

-Please use a handler for large/bulky costumes, fursuits, wings, etc (volunteer handlers are available upon request.)


Cosplay Contest

  • All participants must have a convention badge/wristband

  • Participants under 13 years old must have parental permission to enter

  • All contest participants must be in the room during the contest

  • All contestants must adhere to the general cosplay rules

  • Contest registration will be open until one hour before the contest on Saturday

  • Check-in will be one hour before the contest on Saturday

  • The contest will be held in the SSTU Living Room at 1 pm***

***Please note the SSTU Living Room is upstairs. Please make any necessary augmentations to your costumes to account for this.