ENTER THE BORDERLANDS: THE PRE-SEQUEL COSPLAY CONTEST TODAY!By Marion Dreo on Jul 3, 2014
Are you a massive Borderlands fan? Are you so devoted you’ve actually dressed up as a Borderlands character? Oh, you were looking for a really good excuse to do just that? Well,, we’ll fly you out to Seattle and give you an all-access pass to PAX Prime 2014! Next, we’ll let you hang out with the Gearbox Software team so they can gush over your cosplay! Last, but not least… we’re going to immortalize your efforts in a fantastic photo shoot, headed by a specially selected cosplay photographer!
Fame, fortune and probably a few late nights await you… but we know it’ll be worth it!
6 winners will be selected by our guest judges on August 8th based on accuracy, craftsmanship, and overall presentation of their Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel costume. Cosplayers can choose from 6 different characters from Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel. For details and cosplay guides on the eligible characters, check out the following links:
- Judge’s Choice Athena
- Judge’s Choice Nisha
- Judge’s Choice Wilhelm
- Judge’s Choice Claptrap (Can be a prop)
- Judge’s Choice Moon Moxxi
- Judge’s Choice Handsome Jack
We’ve assembled a crack group of experienced Borderlands cosplayers to judge the submissions.
From now till the contest deadline, at 11:59:59 PM ET on August 3rd, 2014, we’ll be reaching out to as many cosplayers as we can to check out your progress. Make sure to send us your awesome progress images and reports! The judges will check out your work and post updates throughout the contest. You might end up on our official Borderlands social channels!
Planning to enter? Send us an email TODAY at BTPScosplaycontest@2k.com
Deadline for submissions is at 11:59:59 PM ET on August 3rd, 2014 and submissions are to be emailed to BTPScosplaycontest@2k.com with the following information:
Link to zip file with the following content:
- Full body, head to toe, shot of finished costume
- At least 5 work in progress shots of cosplay
- Short description of costume
For complete Contest Rules, please click here http://borderlandsthegame.com/coscontestusrules
General contest rules are the following:
- All entrants must be a resident of the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec) and be 18 years of age or older due to ESRB guidelines
- Each entry can display only one single character from the list of eligible Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel characters.
Important Dates to Remember
- July 2nd - Submissions open
- August 4th- Submissions close
- August 8th- Winners are announced
- August 29th- PAX Prime 2014
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 U.S. AND D.C. AND CANADA (EXCLUDING QUEBEC), AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE. CONTEST BEGINS AT 12:00:01 PM ET ON 7/2/14 AND ENDS AT 11:59:59 PM ET ON 8/3/14. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. SUBJECT TO THE OFFICIAL RULES, LOCATED AT http://borderlandsthegame.com/coscontestusrules