Cosplay.ph has announced the winners of the recently concluded Cosplay Costume of the Year 2012 last March 2 during the 6th Philippine Cosplay Convention in Robinson’s Place Manila.
The winners are as follows:
Best Creature: Bahamut Series (Final Fantasy X) by Sochi Domingo
Best Child: Bellato with Black MAU (RF Online) by Eury M. Hagonoy
Best Crossplay: Sailor Galaxia (Sailor moon Sailor Stars) by Mark Anthony Ilano
Best Female: Saber (Fate Stay Night) by Yuu Shomura (Abraham Cruz received the award in behalf of Yuu)
Best Male: Gold Saint Leo (Saint Seiya Episode G) by Aron Joshua Potente
The winners of the individual cosplay competition were also announced in day 1 of the event. Top 12 from 57 participants were chosen and interviewed by the guest judges – Marko Villaluz, Domingo Sy and Jin Joson about their costumes. Seven cosplayers were given awards and their names are as follows:
Best in Craftsmanship: Abraham Cruz
Best in Mecha: Izaiah Luke Buelos
Best Child: Anton Eleazar
Best Female: Ae Ri
Best Male: Richard Paul Torda
Day 2 of the event will feature the group cosplay catwalk and Adventure Team’s live stage performance. The 6th Philippine Cosplay Convention is organized by Cosplay.ph and Hobbiworx in cooperation with Robinson’s Place Manila.