The BEST episodes of Heroes of Cosplay

Every episode of Heroes of Cosplay ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Heroes of Cosplay!

Heroes of Cosplay is a tantalizing docu-series that lifts the veil on the imaginative world of cosplay competition, because fans at the comic book conventions don’t merely dress up as their favorite character; they also compete to see who’s the best! The series follows cosplayers of all levels, from legend Yaya Han, to rising stars and newbies, as they make a splash at comic book conventions around the country. The series will dive deep into their lives, following their process as they create extravagant and visually arresting costumes each week. These nine constantly defy odds and race against the clock to transform themselves into amazing fictional characters that push the boundaries between fantasy and reality, all in hopes of impressing the convention judges to win a cash prizes and take their cosplay stardom to new heights.

Last Updated: 12/11/2022Network:Syfy
Animate! Miami
49 votes

#1 - Animate! Miami

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 6/10/2014

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Wizard World Portland
51 votes

#2 - Wizard World Portland

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/17/2014

Technical issues lead to a cosplayer’s chances of winning being blown.

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Wizard World New Orleans
48 votes

#3 - Wizard World New Orleans

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 6/24/2014

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Wizard World New Orleans 2
47 votes

#4 - Wizard World New Orleans 2

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 7/1/2014

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Ottawa Pop Expo
50 votes

#5 - Ottawa Pop Expo

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/3/2014

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Planet Comicon - Part 2
79 votes

#6 - Planet Comicon - Part 2

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 9/17/2013

In the conclusion of the two-part Season 1 finale, the cosplayers work together for the team competition at Planet Comicon in Kansas City.

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Wizard World Portland
87 votes

#7 - Wizard World Portland

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 8/13/2013

Six passionate fans prepare for the debut of Wizard World in Portland, Ore., in the series premiere of this reality show chronicling comic-book superfans who attend conventions dressed in costumes.

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Planet Comicon - Part 1
74 votes

#8 - Planet Comicon - Part 1

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 9/10/2013

It's off to Kansas City and Yaya comes out of four years of cosplay retirement to team up with Monika and Riki in a group skit at Planet Comicon. Jessica and Holly take time off to throw a costume-themed barbeque, and work with Becky to come up with a dragon theme for their group skit at Comicon. In Portland, Jesse recovers from back-to-back losses by choosing a pirate costume from Assassin's Creed IV.

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Stan Lee's Comikaze
53 votes

#9 - Stan Lee's Comikaze

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 5/27/2014

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Anime Matsuri
45 votes

#10 - Anime Matsuri

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 9/3/2013

As the cosplayers prepare for Anime Matsuri in Houston, Victoria goes OCD over her new costume's details after deciding to cosplay together with Monika. Holly and Jessica are back together and look for a gimmick to capture the anime crowd. And Yaya returns from Denmark for a photo shoot for her calendar, but collapses halfway through when her corset is too tight.

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Emerald City
85 votes

#11 - Emerald City

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 8/20/2013

The competitors head off to Emerald City Comicon in Seattle.

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81 votes

#12 - Megacon

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 8/27/2013

The next stop on the cosplay tour is Megacon in Florida. While the contestants prepare new costumes and Holly deals with the aftermath of her first competition, Yaya creates a collectible action figure of herself.

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