COSPLAY RULES and INFORMATION!   

Plan Accordingly: The Seaside Convention Center Requires All Attendees to Pass through a Security Checkpoint at the Main Entrance;
including a Bag Check & Weapon Peace Bonding before entering.  Costume & daily wear shall not exceed the body in such a way as to be deemed indecent exposure under the OR state & city of Seaside ordinances.
 
All costumes and or props worn within the convention center must fit through a standard doorway without effort.

All costumes with limited movement must have a handler to assist them to safely navigate throughout the show.  

Anyone in costume may enter the competition, but all contestants must be prejudged in order to be eligble to win awards.

Round 1
Cosplay Design
All prejudged contestants will display their builds, cosplay designs must be modified or constructed by atleast 75% by the contestant to be eligible for awards.  

Saturday July 21st
2018 Adult Cosplay Contest  
Pre-Judging Time - 5:00pm
Contest Time - 6:00pm 

Ages 15 & up.

Round 2
Cosplay Karaoke/Lipsync Battle
Contestants can pick or submit their own song to perform on stage.

Sunday July 22nd
Start Time -  TBA

Ages 15 & up.

Round 3
Cosplay Dance-Off
Can be entered in as a group or solo performance.

Sunday July 22nd
Start Time - TBA
 
Ages 15 & up.


Round 4
Miniatures Contest

Sunday July 22nd
2018 Kids Cosplay Contest
Start Time - 3:00pm 

All must be able old enough to walk across the stage by themselves.
No Strollers or Parental assistance. No prior competition experienced Required. Ages 12 & Under. 
 
All children must be accompanied by an Adult during the show. Versus Comic Con and The Seaside Convention Center are not responsible for supervising your child.  

 
  

Versus Comic Con and the Seaside Convention Center reserve the right to remove anyone from the building that is acting disrespectful or inappropriate way towards others without warning. 
 
 If you are in violation of these rules you may be asked to leave the convention center without notice by event staff.  
  
WEAPONS POLICY 
1. No real firearms – and that includes firearms that shoot only blanks or BB’s. 
 
2. Replica weapons must stand out as fake from at least 10 feet away. An orange safety tip is required in all replica weapons. 
 
3. If any type of blade weapon is sharp enough or has a pointed tip, so that it might cut or pierce the skin – it will not be allowed into Versus Comic Con. 
 
 
4. Solid prop weapons which have enough weight to cause physical harm with even a medium swing are not be allowed. 
 
5. Functioning fake projectile weapons – even “Air Soft”, water guns, squirt guns, and any toy that is capable of actually firing a projectile, liquid, or object of any type are not allowed. 
 
6. Weapons may be peace bonded either while you wait in the registration line (prior to 10am) or at the information booth. Your item will be identified so that staff and attendees know it is safe and approved.