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World Cosplay Summit to Run in Tokyo in 2019 Before Finals in Nagoya (Updated)

posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda

The staff of the World Cosplay Summit (WCS) event revealed on Tuesday that the event will hold ian event at the Tokyo Dome City in Tokyo on July 27-28 next year. The event will be named "World Cosplay Summit 2019 in Tokyo."

The event, launched in 2003, has held its championship events in Nagoya, Aichi since its founding. The championships are usually held in August. This year's event took place on August 3 and 5.

Update on December 14, 2018: WCS clarified with ANN that the Tokyo event is an additional round of the Cosplay Championships, but that no one will be eliminated at the Tokyo event. The World Cosplay Summit's finals will still be held in Nagoya as normal.

Source: The Mainichi Shimbun's Mantan Web


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