In July 2011, the European Cosplay Gathering, ECG for short, went through the finals of its first edition at Japan Expo. Since July 2019, this major European cosplay contest is back on track for Season 10, touring Europe event after event to find the cosplayers who will compete in the finals set at Japan Expo next July.
The ECG now includes 15 countries in the run for the finals. 3 or 4 entrants – 1 in the solo category, and 2 or 3 in the group category – are chosen in each of the following 15 countries: Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and the UK. All the contestants are introduced on the ECG official website: click here to see them all.
The ECG allows the entrants to perform on the biggest cosplay stage in Europe, the Ichigo stage at Japan Expo, in front of 14,000 people who come to admire, support and cheer them. More than a mere cosplay show, the ECG finals are a masterpiece!
Season 10 finalists
star pass ecg
To enjoy ECG events in the best conditions, get a Star Pass! They guarantee you a seat in the first rows, and a fast-pass to cheer on the participants as you should!
Attention! Videos and streaming are forbidden during the ECG finals. You can still take photos during this event. This restriction only concerns the ECG finals and not the other cosplay events of the festival.
All the videos will be online on ECG's YouTube channel after the festival.
The ECG Season 10 finals are organized in collaboration with EPIC www.epic-asso.com
ABYstyle, sponsor of the ECG Season 10
piccoma, sponsor of the ECG Season 10