Watch Heroes of Cosplay

Heroes of Cosplay is a original television production, partly produced by 51 Minds Entertainment, which documents the hobby of cosplay, or "costume play," across the span of six episodes. The show focuses on a group of "professional cosplayers" as they deal with the struggle to not only come up with a creative costume idea, acquiring all the necessary materials for it, and insuring that it could earn them one of the various prizes awarded to participants at a given convention.

Some of the notable cosplayers involved with the show include Chloe Dykstra, Jessie Nigiri, Monika Lee, Atlanta-based "Riddle," Holly Conrad and Jessica Merizan of Crabcat Industries, and the self-proclaimed "Ambassador of Cosplay" Yaya Han. Some of the conventions featured as competition grounds include Planet Comic Con, in the American Midwest, and Otakon.

Tuesday 10:00 PM et/pt on Syfy
1 Season, 13 Episodes
July 15, 2013
Reality
6.0/10
Cast: Chloe Dykstra, Riki LeCotey, Holly Conrad, Jessica Merizan
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Heroes of Cosplay Full Episode Guide

  • On the season finale of Heroes of Cosplay, Wizard World New Orleans culminates as the cosplayers come together for the ultimate event - the group competition. Short on time and preparing to host, Yaya struggles with her most ambitious costume ever as she sets out to wow a crowd of 3,000 spectators with an elaborate opening performance.

  • The cosplayers return to Wizard World Portland, but technical malfunctions could ruin their intentions to bring home the gold.

  • The cosplayers return to Wizard World Portland, but technicalities could derail their hopes to bring home the gold.

  • The cosplayers head to the 'Animate! Miami' event.

  • The cosplayers head north to Canada's capital for an international cosplay competition at Ottawa Pop Expo.

  • The cosplayers are off to LA to compete in Stan Lee's Comikaze.

  • In the first season finale, the cosplayers team up on the second day of Planet Comicon in Kansas City for the ultimate team skit competition.

  • The cosplayers head 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

  • The cosplayers attend the annual Anime Matsuri convention in Houston.

  • The next stop is at Megacon in Florida. While the contestants prepare new costumes, Holly copes with the events from her first competition. Yaya creates a collectible action figure of herself.

  • Fans attend a Seattle convention.

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

  • Get a sneak peek of Syfy's new docu-series, Heroes of Cosplay!

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