Cosplay Zone

Costume and Play have teamed up alongside Rapture Gaming Festival to provide you with a series of cosplay activities to sink your teeth into! With a great selection of workshops running throughout the weekend culminating in a fantastic Masquerade on Saturday this won’t be a show to be missed


The Cosplay Zone will incorporate a series of activities based around the elements of Cosplay. Each area will offer various opportunities for all levels of Cosplayers and will include it’s own activity. Several Cosplay guests specialized within each area will also be present throughout the event that you can interact with. 

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Cosplay Guests

Cosplay Guests heading over to Rapture Gaming Festival


The Cosplay Masquerade

Saturday 3:00pm-4:00pm

Honoring and welcoming all ability levels of cosplay. whether you have an amazing costume you’ve poured hours into or want to bring yourfavorite character life on stage with a performance, signing up to the masquerade provides you with that opportunity!

Sign up

You can sign up on the day but we recommend you sign up to the before the event! All entrants to meet us no later than 30 mins before the masquerade so we can get you ready

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Props, Armour and Weapons Zone

Weapons & Props will be on display along with professional prop makers to speak to. You can even create your own prop or visit our workshops learn advanced techniques.

Sewing Zone

The Sewing Zone will teach you everything from fabric to various stitching! There will even be a sewing workshop so you can learn all you need to prepare your own fabricated creations.

Workshops and Demo Zone

There will be a small space allocated to those who wish to create extended or advanced projects with help and advice available throughout your project making. Here you can meet likeminded Cosplayers and this area will also host workshops throughout the event.

Photography and Installation Zone

Want to capture that perfect cosplay moment? Now you can under our beautiful Sakura tree! Alongside this photographer will be on hand to capture your fantastic cosplay and help teach you posing.

Cosplay Green Room Changing Area

Costume and Play will host a changing area. Here you will be able to change into your costume ready for the masquerade or relax with water and refreshments available.