Although cosplay has been present for decades within the comics, anime, and sci-fi/fantasy fandoms, social media has played an integral role in the thriving community of costuming that exists today and cosplay communities such as Cosplay.com and the Superhero Costuming Forum. In honor of the many fans who've displayed excellence in the mastery of homemade disguise, craftsmanship, and sartorial superheroics, ComicsAlliance has created Best Cosplay Ever (This Week), a weekly collection of some of the most impeccable, creative, and clever costumes that we've discovered and assembled into our own super-showcase of pure fan-devoted talent.

Robin & Kid Flash, cosplayed by goddamngeckogirl & seikara

Rule 63 Riddler, cosplayed by the-cosplay-scion, photographed by Solar Tempest

Rikku, cosplayed by hellokot

Power Girl, cosplayed by Ardella

Captain Britain, cosplayed by Laban Boldero [source]

Anastasia, photographed by EnvytheOne

Al & En, cosplayed by しょう

Emma Frost, cosplayed by HexReedfly, photographed by LJinto

Teen Wolf, cosplayed by Shirak-cosplay

Kirin, cosplayed by sunymao

San, cosplayed by Meagan Marie

Zora Armor Link, cosplayed by zoroko

Bayonetta, cosplayed by celticruins

Marilyn Manson, cosplayed by 14th-division, photographed by AC-Sandman


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