Comiket 100 took place on August 13~14th at Tokyo Big Sight. It was the 100th Comiket since the event started 47 years ago!
While Comiket 100 continued to have restrictive measures to deal with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, approximately 170,000 people attended the event over the two days.
One of the major attractions of Comiket is seeing cosplayers bring their best games for the world to see. Here are some of our top picks of the coolest cosplays and the most hilarious cosplays from Comiket 100 that have gone viral!
This person dressed up in a full Gundam suit for the second day of Comiket 100:
— くろぼうし@コミケ両日 (@zgokzogok) August 12, 2022
The above Gundam cosplayer met up with a person cosplaying as Zaku and had a walk together:
歩くガンダムとザク#C100 #C100コスプレ pic.twitter.com/wY4KFsnARJ
— ALEX@コミケ両日 (@Alex_Cos_2016) August 14, 2022
The above Gundam cosplayer having a quick read of a doujinshi at a booth.
— くろぼうし@コミケ両日 (@zgokzogok) August 14, 2022
This person took a picture of a cosplayer who dressed up as a magnetic Joseph Joestar:
そう、マライヤによって磁石化したジョセフのレイヤーさんがいたんですよ #C100コスプレ pic.twitter.com/swqDLbmTD0
— ゆうすりぃ＠C100新刊委託中 (@U3_the_world) August 14, 2022
This person took a picture of a human-sized Totoro:
台風でも大丈夫そうな安定感。#C100 #C100コスプレ #C100_cos pic.twitter.com/EYCi3UeRDq
— 決闘王Ｆ.K (@duelkingfk) August 13, 2022
Another attendee took these photos of Jigen Daisuke (from Lupin the Third) cosplayer who said he was not on Twitter:
— ∴じょーすたー∴🍅 (@OtsuboJoester) August 13, 2022
This attendee came across Porco Rosso:
— ウィンド・ゼロ (@xtenpest_lx) August 14, 2022
This cosplayer dressed up as Tatsu from The Way of the Househusband with razor-sharp precision:
— BB(ビービー) (@BB_laputa) August 13, 2022
Most Hilarious Cosplays
These two people cosplayed as Netsu-sama-sheet (fever and headache gel sheets). The person on the left has the label “For Kids” and the person on the right has the label “For Adults.”
熱さまシートのコスなう‼️#C100コスプレ#C100 #C100_cos pic.twitter.com/4Rpuu1sqLW
— Ryo🍄素人童貞 (@uho_Ryo) August 13, 2022
This person cosplayed as a miniature building of Yamada Denki, a large electronic store franchise in Japan.
コスプレしてます！#C100 #C100コスプレ pic.twitter.com/0vQu9QnfLK
— デンキサンダー (@denki_sanda) August 13, 2022
A very chaotic collaboration of Gundam, Zaku, and a Yamada Denki building (but now with legs).
Photo by ちょこれいとさん(@late_cos)#C100 #C100コスプレ pic.twitter.com/wHELB04kwi
— ALEX@コミケ両日 (@Alex_Cos_2016) August 15, 2022
This attendee came across a member of Team Rocket getting attacked by Golbat.
— そら (@sorasola12game) August 14, 2022
This attendee saw a person dressed up as slabs of high-grade Wagyu beef, proving that you can cosplay as anything at Comiket 100.
— 稲叢@コミケお疲れ様でした！ (@fugumura) August 14, 2022
This attendee saw a person cosplaying as a corporate worker forced to work remotely:
— H・D・X・X (@harisendrill_xx) August 13, 2022
This attendee took some pictures of an anthropomorphized Microsoft Edge holding a traditional Japanese-style funeral photo of Microsoft Explorer:
そういやIEのサポート逝ったもんね…#C100#コミケ100#C100コスプレ#コスプレ #コミックマーケット pic.twitter.com/Uj8eBMoucQ
— あらんぷ (@_aramp_mm) August 13, 2022
The cosplays picked up in this article are only the tip of the iceberg. But we hope you enjoyed browsing through some of the best cosplays from Comiket 100!
- We also covered how COVID affected doujin events such as Comiket.
- In other “interesting” designs, check out Osaka’s new multi-eyed monster mascot.
- Starbucks Japan isn’t losing in the “weird design” race either with their new snail egg pies?
There’s no Comic Market overseas, but if you want to support your favorite doujinshi artists, we’re in the middle of publishing many C100 titles! Some have already released and some are currently being localized.
Keep an eye on our “C100 Collection“!
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