Sep 25 — 27, 2020
Los Angeles Convention Center

The Dark Crystal Cosplay Competition

L.A. Comic Con is teaming up with The Jim Henson Company to bring you Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge Live: The Dark Crystal Cosplay!

Show us your imagination, creativity, and knowledge of the world of Thra by creating and wearing your own costume inspired by the epic world of The Dark Crystal. The winner will be invited on an exclusive tour of Jim Henson’s Creature Shop in Los Angeles on Monday, October 14th.


Gigi Edgley

Attendees of this year’s L.A. Comic Con are invited to show their creativity, imagination and artistry by creating and modeling costumes inspired by the world of The Dark Crystal!  Costumes can be recreations of characters from any Dark Crystal canon or new creations inspired by the world of The Dark Crystal. Originality is strongly encouraged! Costumes should reflect the character’s personality, age, health, intelligence, backstory, etc.

Contestants will have their costumes pre- judged on October 13th at 10AM in Room 305 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. At 1:30PM, Jim Henson’s Creature Shop Challenge Live will begin on the Main Stage.

*Costumes must reflect the world and canon of The Dark Crystal
*Costumes must not include nudity
*Costumes will be judged on strength of design and concept, originality, creativity, execution, and craftsmanship
*Team submissions are not permitted; there will be only one winner


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