Cosplay is short for “costume play” and involves dressing out to characters from comics, games, TV-series, movies etc.
Are you a cosplayer or just curious? We have a lot of exciting activites for you!

Together with NärCon we arrange a number of cosplay competitions such as the qualification for the Swedish Cosplay Championship (Cosplay-SM) and Sweden’s only qualifiction to World Cosplay Summit. Information only available in Swedish, please let us know if you need an English version.

For the fifth year in a row Comic Con Stockholm arranges our Cosplay competion with an opportunity to win a place in the worlds largest Cosplay competition: World Cosplay Summit in Nagoyo Japan.

Compete for a spot in the Swedish Cosplay Championships. More info here (in Swedish).



  • Your weapon/replica need to be permitted by Swedish law.
  • It is strictly forbidden with spikes, sharp edges or similar on your cosplay outfit or accessories if these can hurt people.
  • It is forbidden to have a drawn sword/knife/etc. at the venue. During photos and/or on stage it is of course allowed to pose with your wepaon/replica but at any other time it should be tucked away.
  • Weapon replicas of guns, for example soft-airguns and similar must be secured and non-functional. Please also make sure to plug the orifice tube.
  • If your weapon/replica doesn’t resemble anything that can be dangerous to others (for example a replica made in papier maiché or similar) you don’t have to worry about breaking any of our rules.

The organizer have the right to, at any time, control your weapon/replica to make sure it it follows all rules above.