The Cosplay Competition, returns to Insomnia Egypt this year.

Whether you want to be involved and have a chance to show off your skills or if you simply want to see the pros battle it out in the Cosplay Competition, this is a show for you.

* The deadline for all registrations
is 31st of January 2022.

Looking to get into the industry of Cosplay?

Visit the Cosplay Zone to speak to the pros about best practice & techniques or get involved with interactive workshops breathing life into the biggest fictional characters from the worlds of gaming and pop-culture.

Prize Pool EGP 100,000

The cosplay competition will feature a total prize pool of 100,000 EGP which will be distributed to the top 10 competitors.

Prize Money Distribution

1st Place prize

EGP 35,000

2nd Place prize

EGP 25,000

3rd Place prize

EGP 15,000

4th Place prize

EGP 10,000

5th Place prize

EGP 5,000

6th – 10th Places prize

EGP 2,000 each

Live on the main stage

The Cosplay Competition will be held on the main stage on Friday, 18th of February 2022.

Tickets Reimbursement

All Cosplayers will get a 50% reimbursement of the ticket price at the event in cash upon presentation of their paid ticket while wearing their cosplay.


Please read the rule set for Insomnia Egypt 2022 Cosplay Competition

  • We know it’s super exciting to finally meet your favourite hero in real life, but please keep in mind that our talented cosplayers are also here to enjoy the event, just like you! Make sure to always ask permission first before taking a picture and keep in mind that they spent hours on their hand-made creations, so please don’t touch any of their props without consent.
  • Insomnia Egypt reserves the right to deny entry to the Cosplay Competition to anyone who violates the event rules.
  • Insomnia Egypt 2022 Cosplay Cosplay competition will be the last year without international competitors. International competitors are welcomed and encouraged to apply starting from Insomnia Egypt 2023.


Do you have any questions about the sign-up or competition?