NIPPON World Karaoke Grand Prix Cosplay is a yearly event organized by World Cosplay Summit. It is an international karaoke competition with competitors in cosplay. This year it is the 3rd WKG (NIPPON World Karaoke Grand Prix Cosplay) and will be held on August 1st, 2015, in Nagoya, Japan. WKG is expecting 15 participating countries this year. There were 12 participating countries in 2014 and 9 in 2013. All participants must be from countries represented in the World Cosplay Summit and their native language cannot be Japanese.
In 2013, the Australian representative, William Wong, was selected online through the WCS website (only application from Australia). In 2014, WCS Australia, sponsored by WCS Japan, organised a competition at Animania Festival, where 8 contestants competed to become the Australian representative. Kana Huang won the competition and represented Australia at WKG in August 2014.
In 2015, WCS Australia will be organising the Australian selection for WKG at Gold Coast Supanova.
To enter the Australian Preliminary competition for WKG, or to see previous contestants, check out the links below: