Cosplay Lip Sync Battle
“Perform” your favorite song in costume during this popular musical competition.
The Cosplay Lip Sync battle was a staple event at Anime PDX and Newcon PDX for years, and we’re keeping it going at the convention’s evolution: WasabiCon PDX. Channel your inner pop star (or rock star… or country star… you get it, right?) while “performing” Milli Vanilli style (Ashley Simpson style?) in your chosen character costume. Registration to compete takes place the day of the event and slots are limited, so make sure you’ve reviewed the rules on this page before signing up.
SIGN-UP DAY & TIME: Sign up before 1:15 PM on Sunday (July 31, 2022).
SIGN-UP LOCATION: Information Desk located next to Registration on the Lobby Level.
EVENT DAY & TIME: Sunday at 2:30 PM; Contestants should arrive at 2:00 PM.
EVENT LOCATION: Main Events (Grand Ballroom II).
- You must have purchased an entry into convention in order to enter/present on stage for the Cosplay Lip Sync Competition.
- The Cosplay Lip Sync Competition is a family-oriented event. Please keep all costumes to a “PG-13″ rating i.e. no nudity or overly revealing attire.
- All songs submitted must be the terrestrial radio aka “public radio edited” versions.
- Songs must be provided on a USB drive in MP3 format to be copied onto the event’s laptop. Staff will not be able to convert, decrypt, or rip songs for you, so please test it before bringing it to the competition.
- Songs must be no longer than three (3) minutes. If you provide a song longer than three minutes, the tech will stop the song at the three minute mark. If you want to start the song at a different start time, you MUST provide the start time on your entry form OR provide an edited MP3 starting at the appropriate time.
- The competition is limited to fifteen (15) entries who are accepted in the order of their application received. Five (5) additional stand-by applications will be accepted, but are not guaranteed to participate.
- Best in Show
- Runner Up