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 communities of costuming that exist, 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), an ongoing collection of some of the most impeccable, creative, and clever costumes that we've discovered and assembled into a super-showcase of pure fan-devoted talent.

Cyclops & Phoenix, cosplayed by Mike & Kearstin, photographed by ljimagination

Wonder Woman, cosplayed by Meagan-Marie, photographed by OnLiv

Black Widow, cosplayed by Cathy Ngo

Red Hood, cosplayed by Cadmus130

Kitty Pryde, cosplayed by kitty-to-the-pryde

Snow White, cosplayed by Riddle1, photographed by emanondesign

Black Canary, cosplayed by Valvaris, photographed by lucillesmiles

Cloud, cosplayed by Maryru, photographed by des-henkers-braut

Tuxedo Mask, cosplayed by MamoruChiba, photographed by kuragiman

Link, cosplayed by semashke, photographed by heavypurple

Supergirl, cosplayed by LuceCosplay, photographed by Dominique Secher

Queen of Hearts, cosplayed by xHee-Heex, photographed by CrunchyRamen

Scarecrow, cosplayed by GothamScarecrow


Do you have a stellar costume that you would like to share with ComicsAlliance? Submit your photos HERE!