News Madman National Cosplay Championship Officially Launched for 2013
posted on 2013-02-20 04:23 EST
The Madman National Cosplay Championship (MNCC) is a yearly run competition with heats in five states. Competitors can enter by themselves or in teams of two to create a unique cosplay and performance from Japanese anime, manga or games. If a competitor wins the state heat they are invited to compete in the grand final with a new cosplay and performance.
The prize for winning the national championship is a trip for two to japan with flights, accommodation and railpass for 7 nights. Heat winners will receive a economy class airfare and accommodation for three nights in Brisbane to attend the grand final.
- Preliminary Rounds
- Victoria: Saturday the 13th of April at Supanova Melbourne [fb event]
- Queensland: Saturday the 20th of April at Supanova Gold Coast [fb event]
- New South Wales: Saturday the 22nd of June at Supanova Sydney [fb event]
- Western Australia: Saturday the 29th of June at Supanova Perth [fb event]
- South Australia: Saturday the 13th of July at AVCon in Adelaide.
- Grand Final
Further information on the championship including entry forms, rules and more can be found at www.madman.com.au/cosplay/about. If you would like to view the acts from last year's MNCC Madman has created a playlist on youtube.
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