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Cosplay awards’ ceremony

4 February 2019
Discover which cosplayer(s) won the contest each day ! We thanks again our sponsors which will offer prizes to the winners : Bernina : the famous sewing machine brand will offer 2 machines during the solo contest (models 485 and 325).  mamike.ch : the official furnisher of the ©Worbla and other cosplay accessories will give online gift vouchers, Worbla and goodies' bags. Also, the best swiss participant will become the 2019 "godchild" of Mamike/Worbla, which will allow him to receive up to 600 CHF in products on the online shop for free. Also, the cosplayer will receive throughout the year counsel and help from the team of mamike.ch on technical points he... Read More

Cosplay contest live stream

4 February 2019
You haven't had the chance to enter the rolex to see the cosplay ? Don't panic ! You can still see the live stream of our contest in the room Natsu.  Read More

Group cosplay

4 February 2019
Cosplay is the art of costuming oneself in mangas', video games' or comics' characters. Each year, our contests is one of Japan Impact's highlight ! During group cosplay, each contestant will try to make the public enter in their world of fantasies.  The room in which the cosplay takes place has a limited amount of places. Therefore, please follow these steps if you want to watch it. You can take a ticket for free at the convention's informations' desk. With this ticket, you are ensured to have a place inside the cosplay room if you arrive before the hour mentioned on it (12:40).  If you can't get a ticket, you can still try to come... Read More

Miss Kawaii 2019

12 December 2018
A convention about Japanese culture without Kawaii, it sounds incomplete. Hopefully our exclusive Miss Kawaii contest is back for Japan Impact 2019! Kawaii culture is widespread in Japanese everyday life: an animal-shaped sign? Kawaii! An adorable advertising mascot? Kawaii! But Kawaii is also found in fashion and attitude, the magnificent competitors will show us their Kawaiiness and we will all be present to enjoy it! Cat ears, lace umbrella, pastel shade or Lolita dresses and numerous cute accessories so specific to Japan, the Misses superbly incarnate the Kawaii spirit. Kawaii is cute, adorable, lovable, delicate! All the competitors will present a small artistic show developed by themselves such as dance or singing for example. The winner selected by the jury will receive the title of Miss Kawaii 2019 and some Kawaii gifts of course! This contest gains more success... Read More

Mister Kakkoii 2019

4 February 2019
Following last year success of the first edition of Mister Kakkoii, we are pleased to announce that the second edition will held this year ! Kakkoii means handsome or cool in English, so come and present to us your magnificent kakkoii costumes and performances. Be it dance, martial art or a one man show, our participants will make you discover their very own definition of Japanese-style handsomeness. And because man can also like cuteness, the contest is also open to kawaii contestants. All the competitors will present a small artistic show developed by themselves. The winner selected by the jury will receive the title of Mister Kakkoii 2019 and some great gifts offered by the talented cosplayer Mini Nene aka José Tourino.  The contest will take... Read More

Solo cosplay

4 February 2019
Cosplay is the art of costuming oneself in mangas', video games' or comics' characters. Each year, our contests is one of Japan Impact's highlight ! During solo cosplay, each contestant tries to touch the public through and entertaining, moving or comic prestation.  The room in which the cosplay takes place has a limited amount of places. Therefore, please follow these steps if you want to watch it. You can take a ticket for free at the convention's informations' desk. With this ticket, you are ensured to have a place inside the cosplay room if you arrive before the hour mentioned on it (12:40).  If you can't get a ticket, you can still... Read More