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Discover the best cosplay from New York Comic Con 2022!

Once again, NYCC is home to some of the wildest, wackiest, and most fun cosplay on the convention circuit
New York Comic Con 2022
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If there’s one thing that cons are known for, it’s cosplay, and New York Comic Con is famous for some of the best cosplay around — something that’s immediately obvious to anyone wandering the Javits Center throughout the four-day event this weekend.

This year’s show was no different, and we captured as much of the amazing costumes and over-the-top looks as possible from every single fandom imaginable. Take a look:

Wondering what the big deal is about cosplay? Maybe you should check out this post about how cosplay helped someone find themselves and see how powerful it can really be.

Throughout all of New York Comic Con 2022, Popverse kept up with everything that happened, from panels and breaking news to interviews and the best cosplay on the show floor. We’ll be sharing everything as it happens — including exclusive livestreams from the biggest panels at the show — so let us keep you in the loop.


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Graeme McMillan

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Popverse staff writer Graeme McMillan (he/him) has been writing about comics, culture, and comics culture on the internet for close to two decades at this point, which is terrifying to admit. His work has appeared in The Hollywood Reporter, Wired, Polygon, Inverse, Time Magazine, and the Los Angeles Times, and he also co-hosts the Wait What podcast three times a month and writes the Comics, FYI newsletter. He completely understands if you have problems understanding his accent.

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