PGL Cosplay Open, one of the biggest conventions of its kind in Romania, will reward the best and most creative cosplayers with prizes of 8.000$ in its competition.
Cosplayers are the superstars at PGL Cosplay Open, the international cosplay convention held during DreamHack Cluj-Napoca at the Polyvalent Hall between October 29 and November 1, 2015. Outside of workshops, activities and games, attendees will also have the opportunity to compete against each other in one of the biggest cosplay contest in the region.
With over 8,000$ worth of prizes up for grabs as well as the opportunity to perform in front of an audience of thousands, PGL Cosplay Open is bound to be the ultimate challenge in creativity and talent.
Cosplayers can sign-up for the competition on the official page by filling out the PGL Cosplay Legends registration form:
Romanian participants: http://dreamhack.ro/cluj-2015/cosplay
International participants: http://dreamhack.ro/cluj-2015/en/cosplay/
Registrations are open between August 28 and October 2nd.
Prize pool: 8000$
First place – 5.000$
Second place – 2.000$
Third place – 1.000$
Over the course of the contest, the guest-judges will rate the costumes of registered participants based on accuracy and detail. 10 contestants will qualify for the final and dazzle the audience with their ability to give life to their character.
The judging panel will include international cosplay stars, the names of which will be announced in the near future.
The cosplay convention will have an area where all cosplayers are welcomed to relax and hang out, compete in special contests and may even learn a thing or two by attending panels and workshops.
As usual, all cosplayers that show up in costumes will benefit from free entrance to PGL Cosplay Open and DreamHack Cluj-Napoca 2015.
To find out more information including the full rules and how to and sign up, head over to the dreamhack.ro website. Cosplayers are especially advised to join the Facebook group PGL Cosplay Open where the contest organizers keep in touch with the community.
Tickets are available on esportshop.eu
PGL has been hosting national and international eSports events since 2002. Through its partnership with renowned organizations and leagues all over the world, PGL has organized events, tournaments and qualifiers for DreamHack, IeSF, WCG, while at the same time supporting the local eSports scene through various national championships and cups that were ultimately merged into the Romanian eSport Championship.
Thanks to its own broadcasting studio, PGL produces high-quality, multi-language content and coverage for leagues and events around the world, including DreamHack, The International and the IeSF World Championship.
In 2015, PGL successfully managed the PGL CS:GO Championship Series Kick-off Season and hosted the TI5 Qualifiers English coverage hub in its PGLtv studios.
DreamHack is the world’s largest computer festival. DreamHack’s core, and origin is the LAN party, with thetwo major festivals DreamHack Summer in June and DreamHack Winter in November. The events are a platform for eSport, knowledge and creative competitions, music acts, lectures by game developers, Internet & game culture, cosplay, the fair DreamExpo and much much more. DreamHack is also a production company with a focus on gaming, esports, music and arena productions for both traditional TV and the Internet.