Our Jury 2020: Panel of experts in the field of Cosplay
The decision of which great cosplayers will leave the virtual stage with a prize in the four categories Best in Show, Best Costume, Best Armor and the CCXP COLOGNE Community Award that was guaranteed to be no easy one!
All the more reason for us to be pleased that we have been able to win jury members of internationally experienced cosplayers and judges to took on this difficult challenge for us.
May we introduce: The judges of the virtual Cosplay Championship 2020!
Ben aka Maul Cosplay
Maul Cosplay started his career as a film stuntman and has been a hobby cosplayer for 10 years before he became a professional cosplay promoter who amongst others is well known for his work as Geralt of Rivia for CD Projekt Red’s „The Witcher“, "Zane" for 2K's "Borderlands" and also Scorpion for Warner Bros’ „Mortal Kombat 11“. As one of the most talented stage combat fighters of Europe, Maul Cosplay has also gained some attention through his performance of Darth Maul in the youtube fan film „Darth Maul Apprentice“. He is happy to be on the jury for the first virtual Cosplay Championship.
Elien aka Liechee
Liechee has crafted and sewn almost 100 different costumes in the past 14 years. She is self taught in all things cosplay and has worked as a jury member, hosted panels, and given workshops on various conventions. Liechee has studied film, loves photography, and is a passionate singer. Combining all of this with her cosplays, she creates lovingly designed costumes for parodies, sketches, music videos, and tutorials. She has worked as a full-time freelance cosplayer for a year now and shares a crafting space with a partner in Berlin. Liechee would like to enrich the jury for this year's virtual Cosplay Championship with these numerous experiences.
Mirjam aka Tingilya Cosplay
Tingilya Cosplay, the finalist of the international Cyberpunk2077 Cosplay Contest Final is happy to be a jury member of the virtual Cosplay Championship of CCXP COLOGNE this year. Since 2015 she is working on her cosplays with attention to detail and amazes the community again and again with her ornate armors and technical refinements. Besides numerous jobs for Video Game Campaigns, she has also won awards for her costumes in many competitions.