We Love Cosplay!
This event features a world-class cosplay event! Come see your favorites from comic books, movies and more. If you're truly daring...enter the cosplay contest to show off your one-of-a-kind cosplay design and a chance to win some cold hard cash and prizes from our sponsors.
Whether you're a cosplay enthusiast, or just a fan, we invite everyone to dress up as your favorite hero.
Cosplay Contest Prizes
Children’s, Novice, Journeyman, and Masters 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers’ medals
All first place finishers receive a full event pass to the 2024 Phoenix Fan Fusion
Children under 13 are free and the first 25 to register receive a free gift bag
Best in show receive a Southwest Airlines round trip flight in the continental United States
All registered participants who submit a photograph via the @superhero_saturday_ppsla instagram will automatically be entered into the virtual Fan Favorite category to win $300! The contestant with the most likes on their @superhero_saturday_ppsla photo by the end of the masquerade held on January 13, 2024 will win. You do not have to attend to win!
2024 Featured Cosplayers
An Internationally recognized Latina Cosplayer, Artist, Gamer, and Published Model, based in Los Angeles. Ivy has been an avid fan of comics and gaming since childhood and has been attending conventions for over 18 years. In the last 11 years, Ivy has delved into the world of cosplay, fascinated with the creativity of it as well as being able to show her love of her favorite characters through this medium. Since then, she has become one of the most sought-after cosplay artists for conventions throughout the world. Ivy was also a cast member of IGN's Hero Makeover and featured as a GUEST JUDGE on the Syfy Original Series, "Heroes of Cosplay", was a two-time published cover model for "Cosplay Culture" magazine, and has modeled for various companies, including Pinup Girl Clothing, Lauren St. Laurent, and Hellbunny Clothing. She has also judged some of the most prestigious competitions for costumers and creators around the world. Ivy is the advocate in the cosplay world for body acceptance and "cospositivity", championing the movement. She uses this passion to create her own costumes, create a positive impact in the cosplay community through her diverse panels, and is actively supporting various charity organizations, such as Kitt Crusaders, Apex Protection, and American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. She strives to show others in the community that you can do something you love, regardless of gender, skin color, body shape/size, age, etc. You can catch her streaming her favorite video games, baking up a storm, or interacting with her fanbase on Twitch! Follow Ivy and her adventures on Instagram | Twitter | Twitch