VIECC Championships of Cosplay

We congratulate our VIECC Champion of Cosplay 2017!

VIECC Champion of Cosplay 2017

Participate in the hottest cosplay contest in Central and Eastern Europe!

Championship of Cosplay presented by radio FM4 Global Championships of Cosplay

The VIECC Championships of Cosplay presented by FM4 will be held again this November in Vienna as the largest and most prestigious costume contest in Central and Eastern Europe. It is one of the stops in the “Quest for the Crown,” the ReedPOP Global Championships of Cosplay that celebrates the very best in Cosplay design from all over the world. Die Austrian Champion will be send to Chicago on our costs to defend the VIECC in the global championships. Join us on November 18th for what is sure to be a fun-filled competition celebrating the talent, skill, and determination of the best Cosplayers in the world.

The categories

Hundreds of VIECC Fans will watch in person to see contestants compete for the title of VIECC Champion of Cosplay. Competitors will be divided into the below 4 skill categories:

  • Needlework – Cosplay constructed primarily through sewing, stitching, embroidery, etc.
  • Armor – Cosplay constructed primarily by molding and shaping its outer layers using acrylic, EVA foam, Worbla, Wonderflex, cardboard, etc.
  • FX – Cosplay that primarily features animatronics, optical effects, mechanical effects, special effects makeup, prosthetics, etc.
  • Larger Than Life – Cosplay that encloses the maker and extends their limbs by at least 1ft in length. A costume that is REALLY FREAKING BIG.

The prices


In each category, the winner will be awarded a medal and each 2 Weekend tickets for VIECC 2018. Then the VIECC Champion “Best in show” will be determined from all contestants and will fight for VIECC for the title "Crown Champion of Cosplay" in Chicago in April 2018. All participants will receive a goodie bag of FM4.

How it works

The VIECC Championships of Cosplay is a celebration of all pop culture. It is a craftsmanship award show with a pre-judging session and a stage display. All entries must represent a character or element from the pop culture realm – including Comic Books, Movies & Television, Video Games, Anime & Manga and Fantasy.

Each entrant will submit an application to be reviewed by the VIECC team and entrants may only enter one costume into the competition. Accepted contestants will be pre-judged for craftsmanship off stage and then battle it out on the Main Stage for first place in their respective categories. Each of the first place winners will then move on to the final round to compete for the “best in show” places and the ultimate bragging rights as the VIECC Champion of Cosplay.

The Contestants

Have a look at the Contestants

The Jury

  • Alodia Gosiengfiao

    Alodia Gosiengfiao

    Liui Aquino

    Liui Aquino

    Okkido Cosplay

    Okkido Cosplay

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