DreamHack Summer Cosplay Championship 2016

Cosplay on the main stage at DreamHack Summer and Winter have shortly become one of the most popular contents at the festival and we are very happy to continue the tradition. Besides competing for the 2 500 USD prize pool and the title DreamHack Champion the winner will be also be directly qualified with a 500 USD travel and accommodation support to the grand finals of the DreamHack World Cosplay Championship finals arranged at DreamHack Summer 2017.

PRIZEPOOL, Total 2 000 USD

  1. 1000 USD +500 USD travel & accommodation support
  2. 500 USD   
  3. 200 USD
    Best in Show 300 USD



League of Legends have been the most played game at DreamHack for several years, and today DreamHack Cosplay are proud to announce our League of Legends Cosplay showcase at DreamHack Summer 2016.

The League of Legends Cosplay Showcase will take place at Mainstage in hall D at DreamHack Summer 2016. We invite all League of Legends Cosplayer to show of their Cosplays during DreamHack Summer & to be rewarded with a gift from RIOT Games.

Together with Riot Games we are very happy to welcome all League of Legends cosplayers to a showcase of their creations & costumes at DreamHack Summer 2016!

Saturday 18 of June.
18:00, League of Legends Cosplay Showcase, DreamHack Mainstage in Hall D
19:00, Cosplay meet & greet, photos & interviews in the Fanzone at Lobby Syd

Sunday 19 of June.
13:00-15:00, Cosplay contestant interviews & Cosplay panels.
16:30 Cosplay parade
17:00 DreamHack Cosplay Championship, DreamHack Mainstage in Hall D.
17:45 Universal The Greatest Video Game Music

This year we are also proud to announce that the Cosplay Show will feature a preview of The Greatest Video Game Music presented by Universal & X5


Från de otroligt populära spelen Final Fantasy, World of Warcraft, Skyrim och fler,

ger Myrra Malmberg och 8 munkar tillsammans med grymma cosplayers sin version mellan cosplaytävlingen och prisutdelningen. En försmak av konserten i Uppsala 22 oktober.



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After almost 2 years of fantastic cosplay at DreamHack we are super happy to announce the next chapter and evolution of Cosplay at DreamHack Events during the 2016 season. Today we are announcing the first details of the spring and summer season of DreamHack Cosplay World Championship that will ultimately end at DreamHack Summer 2017 with the grand final featuring a 10 000 USD cash prize.

The DreamHack Cosplay World Championship will contain of several chances of competing and qualifying to the grand finals during the whole year. The DreamHack Cosplay activities will start 16-17th of April at DreamHack Masters Malmö and continue at DreamHack Austin and at DreamHack Summer 2016 with large qualifications to the finals.

Stay tuned for more details, registration, sign up, judges, schedule and more during the upcoming weeks.. Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter to get the latest information first!


Spring & Summer season 2016

DreamHack Masters Malmö – 16-17th of April, Malmö Arena, Malmö, Sweden.

DreamHack Austin 2016 – 6-8th April, Austin Convention Center, Austin, USA

DreamHack Summer 2016 – 18-21 June, Elmia, Jönköping, Sweden
Japan Weekend 2016 – 24 – 25 September, Madrid, Spain

More events with DreamHack Cosplay content will be announced


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‘’Anyone can accurately mimic a look, but to go beyond copying to creating an entire persona is what puts the Dreamhack cosplayers in a realm all their own.’’ – Stan Lee, former Marvel Comic president The man behind Xmen, Spiderman, Hulk, Iron Man, Captain America & more continued:
‘‘These people are truly talented, and to make an impression at Dreamhack, you have to be good.’’


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