Tampa Bay Comic Con Costume Gallery Winners and Honorable Mentions

By Rachel Duncan

Conventions are a great place to dress up as your favorite character. Tampa Bay Comic Con was full of costumes from all facets of nerd culture. Many attendees spent a ton of time and effort on their designs. The best of the best competed in TBCC’s annual costume contest for trophies and cash prizes! Check out the pictures of winners and some of the most notable entries below.

Winners!

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Anakin Skywalker & Padme Amidala with their handmade costumes.

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Groot and Rocket Racoon!

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Nux–Part of the amazing Mad Max group costume!
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Squirrel Girl–Winner of the children’s costume contest!

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 She handmade the costume including her lovely wings.

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Best Video Game Costume!

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Homemade Fern Gully costumes created with original designs.

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Check out the intricate design of this Tooth Fairy costume!

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Venom Iron Man – Best in Show Winner!

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Inside Out – Winners of Best Group Costume!

Notable Entries:

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These two actually met at Tampa Bay Comic Con a few years prior. Congratulations to the happy couple!

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Iron Men

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Is that…Rick? Amazing Walking Dead impression!

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Another amazing Groot costume (over 7 feet tall!)
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Deadpool taking a selfie with the crowd

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Amazing Warhammer 40k costume

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Gender Bender was definitely a crowd favorite!

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Tiny Stormtroopers

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Little Domo

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The Curious Ladies of Alice in Wonderland

For more pictures from Tampa Bay Comic Con, check out The Campus Voice Facebook page.

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