20-23 Sept 2018
The NEC,
Birmingham

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10th July 2017

Cosplay schedule revealed for EGX 2017

Today we're delighted to reveal the full schedule of events for the cosplay stage at EGX 2017!

As ever the cosplay stage will be jam packed with all kinds of fun competitions, presentations by cosplay experts and stunning masquerades. Whether you're a cosplay a fanatic or simply want to find out more then we're certain you'll find something to interest you. Here's the schedule, please note that it's subject to change.

Thursday

  • 11am - Open Photoshoot Stage
  • 1pm - Cosplay Recycling
  • 2pm - Leatherwork in Cosplay
  • 3pm - Masquerade
  • 4pm - The Joker - a character cosplay demonstration
  • 5pm - Masquerade Results

Friday

  • 11am - Open Photoshoot Stage
  • 12pm - Cosplay for Beginners
  • 12:30pm - Cosplay on a Budget
  • 1pm - Cosplay Electronics
  • 2pm - Cosplay Commissions & Commissioners
  • 3pm - Masquerade
  • 4pm - Beat The Cosplay Clock
  • 5pm - Masquerade Results

Saturday

  • 11am - Cosplay Health & Safety
  • 11:30am - Cosplay Planning Guide
  • 12pm - Sewing 101
  • 12:30pm - Resin Casting & Silicone Moulding
  • 1pm - Corsetry
  • 1:30pm - Cosplay for Formal Occasions
  • 2pm - 3D Printing
  • 2:30pm - Worbla and Materials
  • 3pm - Cosplay & Philanthropy
  • 3:30pm - Cosplay Puppetry Workshop
  • 4pm - EGX Cosplay Championship Performance
  • 5pm - Award Ceremony

Sunday

  • 11am - Cosplay Risk Assessment
  • 11:30am - My ECG Experience
  • 12pm - Competitive Cosplay Guide
  • 12:30pm - Cosplay & Alternative Fashion
  • 1pm - Weapons, Props and Armour
  • 1:30pm - Cosplay Performance
  • 2pm - Wigs
  • 3pm - Body Paint & Make up Techniques
  • 3:30pm - Fabric Dying & Painting
  • 4pm - EGX Cosplay Showcase / European Cosplay Gathering
  • 5:30pm - Results & Award Ceremony

Look out in particular for the EGX Cosplay Championship on Saturday and the European Cosplay Gathering UK Preliminaries on Sunday both of which are expected to attract the very best UK cosplayers. You can find out more about cosplay at EGX on our dedicated page.

We're celebrating the tenth EGX event this year and plan to make it our best ever so why not join us at the NEC in Birmingham on the 21st to 24th September. Tickets are available to purchase here.

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