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BECOME AUSTRALIA’S NEXT NIPPON WORLD KARAOKE GRAND PRIX COSPLAY 2016 REPRESENTATIVE AND WIN A TRIP TO JAPAN!!!

The selections of the Australian representative for NIPPON World Karaoke Grand Prix Cosplay (WKG, August 1, 2015 in Nagoya Japan) will take place at Gold Coast Supanova in 2016, on April 8th-10th!

The Australian winner will win return flights to Japan and 3 nights’ accommodation in Nagoya to take part in the World Cosplay Summit and represent Australia at the NIPPON World Karaoke Grand Prix Cosplay, competing against 15+ other countries!

How to enter

  1. Register your interest by sending the following information and files to wkg@wcsaustralia.com.au before April 1st, 2016: 
    • Your name (first and last names)
    • Your age
    • Your citizenship status (Australian passport holder, or permanent resident only)
    • Name of the song you’ve chosen to perform
    • Name of the Japanese Anime, Tokusatsu, Vocaloid or Game that the song is from
    • Name of character/s you are cosplaying
    • A photo of the cosplay
  2. Find the audio file for the song you want to sing. Make sure the song is in Japanese. Also make sure you have a matching cosplay for the song.
  3. Practice singing, then when you are ready, record yourself singing the song.
  4. Before arriving at  Supanova, put your song audio file and your song recording on a USB stick and take it to the WCS Australia desk before 2.00pm on the Saturday.
  5. Go back to the WCS Australia desk between 4.00pm and 6.00pm to check if you have been selected for the Australian WKG finals on Sunday.
  6. Selected to compete on stage? Then put on your costume, and prepare yourself to sing your song in front of a live audience. After the competition, don’t go too far, because we will be announcing the winners!

The rules for the 2016 can find here: 2016-WKG-Competition_Rules-and-Procedures (PDF, 346KB, 6pp)