ESL One’s Cosplay Contest Judge Shares Secrets To Cosplaying Success
As a long-standing element of all ESL One festivals, the cosplay competition has been a major component of its programming, and a big draw for participants looking to win cash prizes and a little recognition.
Though ESL One Los Angeles’s cosplay competition, along with what would have been the first major ‘Dota’ tournament in the City of Angels, has been delayed due to the COVID-19 crisis, we still sat down with its organizer and main judge to garner some general tips and tricks for cosplayers as they ready their alter egos for when the event’s rescheduled. ESL One is working tirelessly to “determine a new time and location for the major.”
As the Event Marketing Manager for ESL One, and a recognized cosplayer herself, Carolin "Aonir" Hanisch not only has an inside track into what will be the ESL One Los Angeles 2020 Cosplay Competition’s judging criteria, she knows what it takes to craft a standout outfit.