Presenting Inside the World of Street Fighter & Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition Ultimate Cosplay Showdown Sponsored by Capcom at Anime Expo 2019!

Kicking off this one-of-a-kind event is a special guest panel featuring Executive Producer Yoshinori Ono and special guest artists! Meet the minds behind the legendary Street Fighter franchise as they share an exciting glimpse into the art and characters of SFV!

Then, immediately after the panel enter the world of Street Fighter as contestants release the warrior within as they show off
their cosplay, test their skills and battle it out during the Ultimate Cosplay Showdown sponsored by Capcom!

This is a new format featuring a fast-paced, multimedia cosplay competition like no other. Show off your skills and cosplay any character from Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition on the main stage to compete for thousands of dollars in cash prizes!

For more information and to sign up go to

  • When: Thursday, July 4 @ 2:30 PM
  • Where: The Novo
  • Online Ticket Reservations Start: June 20 at 6 PM PDT
  • Tickets can also be picked up onsite at the Ticketing Booth (subject to availability)

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Anime Expo 2019  will run from July 4 through July 7 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, with Pre-Show Night on July 3, 2019.

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