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 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.

Space Channel 5 group cosplay, cosplayed by dasutin26, ohjimmyboy, bluevis, camilliette, and bheng-bheng.

Batgirl [source]

Dove, cosplayed by thericKeTandoo

Black Widow, cosplayed by Miracole Burns

Mulan, cosplayed by Yaya Han

Poison Ivy, cosplayed by Kate Quinn

Gambit [source]

Daenerys, cosplayed by FallFox

Power Girl, cosplayed by Ruby Rocket

Wiccan, cosplayed by lilfix

Orange Lantern Lex Luthor, cosplayed by SkrullLantern