CD PROJEKT RED announced a Cyberpunk 2077 cosplay contest, where crafters will create the most authentic cosplay of an existing Cyberpunk 2077 character. Competitors may use any official CD PROJEKT RED trailers, gameplay videos, screenshots and arts to use as a reference. CD PROJEKT RED will also reveal character guides soon. Any who wishes to participate can submit an entry online via this link or attend one of the offline qualifiers. These will be held at major gaming shows around the world, listed below:
- gamescom (Cologne, Germany), Aug. 21-24
- PAX West (Seattle, USA), Aug. 30-Sep. 2
- Tokyo Game Show (Tokyo, Japan), Sep. 12-15
- Igromir (Moscow, Russia), Oct. 3-6
- Paris Games Week (Paris, France), Oct. 30-Nov. 3
A total of 10 contestants — 5 finalists of the online qualifiers and 5 winners of offline qualifiers — will meet in a grand finale set to take place live and on stage. There they’ll compete for the lion’s share of the $40,000 prize pool and a chance to appear on the cover of a premier entertainment industry magazine, among other prizes. The exact date and location of the event will be revealed early next year.