ComiXpo 4.0

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Melbourne Cup Day
Tuesday 7 November 2017
10am to 5pm
Matthew Flinders Hotel
667 Warrigal Road
Victoria 3148

From 10:00am There was plenty of bargains to be had as all stallholders were open for business. We had over sixty tables selling a wide range of pop culture collectables including comics, action figures, cosplay gear, retro games, toys, dolls, merchandise, memorabilia, clothing, and much more. There was also stalls promoting Victoria’s biggest fan clubs including Star Wars, and Doctor Who.

From 10:00am The entrance foyer was the location for the Southeast Cosplay Society meet and greet photo shoot opportunity where the public can get a picture taken with one of many amazing cosplayers in attendance.

12:30pm to 1:30pm We staged our ComiXpo 4.0 Fashion Parade competition which featured guest judges Lucas Pearson (a.k.a. Badge 3D), along with Iris Tang and Daniel Oliver (from the Southeast Cosplay Society). It was open to adults and children with plenty of categories and prizes and certificates for the winners and runners-up. Our cosplay category winners were:

• Adult Master of Cosplay
– Winner: Grayham Lockhart Predator
– Runner Up: Emma-Jane Stephenson Mei (Overwatch)

• Adult Best Novice Cosplay
– Winner: Lara Ratten Jedi Knight
– Runner Up: Pat, Jenny, and Kellie Mystery Inc. (Scooby Doo)

• Adult Crowd Pleaser Cosplay
Winner: Peter Joshua Gender Bend Tracer (Overwatch)
– Runner Up: Jordon Shome Spider-Man (MCU)

• Adult Most Impressive Cosplay
– Special Mention: Mick Supergirl
– Special Mention: Mikey Orc
– Special Mention: Jemmer Hades
– Special Mention: Charles Taylor Pinhead
– Special Mention: Chris Bierman Green Arrow (rebirth)

• Kids Best Dressed Cosplay
– Winner: Elowise Godfrey Steampunk Alice
– Runner-Up: Georgia Burke Shiro

• Kids Most Impressive Cosplay
– Special Mention: Beth Hudson Aquamarine
– Special Mention: Ripley Ivan Winter Soldier
– Special Mention: Tiara Raffoul Female Joker