gamescom cosplay village


After the success of previous years, there will be a own area once again for cosplayers at the gamescom 2017. In the “gamescom cosplay village” in hall 10, we will offer a lot of fun and interesting events, including the cosplay contest, the cosplay repair shop, a photography and gaming corner or the drawers‘ garden.

We are looking forward to see you!

Cosplayer and costume builders – this is your chance!

Be your own hero – at gamescom 2017. Take on the hero role not only in video games but on this year’s gamescom stage. Whether you are a strong barbarian, elegant elf, comic super hero or mystical faun creature – at the official gamescom cosplay contest ’17 in the cosplay village you can celebrate yourself and show everyone what you can do. Different category prizes give everybody the chance to shine with their costume. There are valuable prizes waiting for you which will make each and every gamer and costume-making heart beat faster. Here you can find more information on the contest and how to apply.

Registration and more information

Meet talented manga cartoonists and illustrators at the drawers‘ garden. We gathered some of Germany’s most popular and famous representatives of the drawer-scene so you can meet and talk to them.

Shortly, you´ll find here the participating drawers.

Experience the full range of show acts, contests and interactive activities at the cosplay stage! Be an eye-catcher with your own cosplay or get entertained by breathtaking show groups. Get ready for amazing dance moves, funny show acts and amazing cosplays!

Here you can find the cosplay stage program in June 2017.

You are at gamescom and your cosplay is damaged? Don’t panic. At the cosplay repair station, you will have the chance to fix everything in no time. Not only that, you will also have the possibility to exchange with experienced cosplayers and learn new tricks and techniques.

A dream come true for every cosplayer: Take a photo of you or your group at one of three different photo booths.

The creations of the Iron Man Germany Team are always a cosplay highlight. They will not only astonish you with their Ironman cosplays, they have even rebuilt a Ford Mustang into a Transformer!

Too shy to talk to other cosplayers and gamers? No Problem! Just participate in our meet-the-people and make new friends. Receive a number at our info point and wear it easily visible during your stay at gamescom. Get messages from other visitors and answer them. Get to know the other cosplayers at gamescom and have fun doing it.