Team Australia wins 2019 World Cosplay Championship title

A cosplay pair from Australia won the championship title of this year’s World Cosplay Summit (WCS) on Sunday.

The team, consist of cosplayers K and A.K.WIRR has bested 40 teams from various countries to win the WCS 2019 title, which was held at the Aichi Arts Center in the Nagoya, Japan.

‘We are very proud and happy, it was such a challenging year, ‘ Team Australia’s female member said in a message right after the competition.

They performed cosplaying characters from Monster Hunter: World, an action role-playing game.

Team USA bagged second place as they performed cosplaying characters from another role-playing game Bloodborne. Team France came in third.

The competition also gave out special awards such as the best costume (Germany), best respect (Chile), Alumni Vote (China) and best make-up (USA).

Team Philippines was able to enter the Finals.