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Now accepting Masquerade submissions!

We are now accepting entries for the AX 2017 Masquerade! The Anime Expo Masquerade has been a longstanding tradition, running for over 20 years. The Masquerade is a cosplay and performance competition, with one of the largest cash prizes in the country.

New for 2017:

  • Appointments for construction judging will be available as early as June 30 (Day 0)
  • The Novice division has been discontinued.
  • More exciting changes are coming in the next few weeks, so keep your eyes peeled!
  • Stay tuned for more information about a new opportunity for cosplayers of all skill levels to compete.

SUBMIT ENTRY

Please see the Masquerade rules for more information.

EVENT DETAILS
  • When: Sunday, July 2, 2017
  • Where: Main Events (Hall B)
PRIZES

Winners receive the following:

  • Best in Show: $3,000 cash prize, 4-day badge(s) to AX 2018, plus a prize package.
  • Best Construction: $1250 cash prize, 4-day badge(s) to AX 2018, plus a prize package.
  • Division Winners
    • Masters: $1000 cash prize, 4-day badge(s) to AX 2018, plus a prize package.
    • Intermediate: $750 cash prize, 4-day badge(s) to AX 2018, plus a prize package.

Anime Expo will run from July 1 through July 4, 2017 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. To purchase passes for Anime Expo, please visit http://www.anime-expo.org/registration/

Have Questions? Email masquerade@anime-expo.org for help

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