BlizzCon 2023 Gave Us Some Great Cosplay Moments

A trio of cosplays from BlizzCon 2023.
A trio of cosplays from BlizzCon 2023.

BlizzCon, Blizzard’s annual celebration of all of its games and associated esports leagues, returned in full force to the Anaheim Convention Center again this year, after a few years’ absence due to the covid-19 pandemic and the, uh, lawsuits. BlizzCon’s 2021 stream was, weird. Last year’s BlizzCon Online was cancelled outright.

And though BlizzCon 2023 was a pricey affair to attend (general admission tickets were $300), it featured several days of exclusive panels, hands-on opportunities, and a performance from Le Sserafim, the K-Pop group currently featured in Overwatch 2.

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A Lilith cosplayer from BlizzCon 2023 stands with hands clapsed.
A Lilith cosplayer from BlizzCon 2023 stands with hands clapsed.

Cosplay by Tiffany Gordon.

Vanessa Van Cleef, World of Warcraft

A Vanessa Van Cleef cosplayer from BlizzCon 2023 wields dual blades.
A Vanessa Van Cleef cosplayer from BlizzCon 2023 wields dual blades.

Cosplay by Katana Cosplay.

Troll, World of Warcraft

A troll cosplayer from BlizzCon 2023 furrows their brow.
A troll cosplayer from BlizzCon 2023 furrows their brow.

Lifeguard Pharah, Overwatch

A lifeguard Pharah cosplayer stands with her hands on her hips.
A lifeguard Pharah cosplayer stands with her hands on her hips.

Lucio, Overwatch

A Lucio cosplayer holds their weapon and smiles.
A Lucio cosplayer holds their weapon and smiles.

Anduin, World of Warcraft

An Anduin cosplayer stands with sword in hand.
An Anduin cosplayer stands with sword in hand.

Sylvanas, World of Warcraft

A Sylvanas cosplayer from BlizzCon 2023 clenches her fist.
A Sylvanas cosplayer from BlizzCon 2023 clenches her fist.

Cosplay by Lisa Jski.

Necromancer, Diablo IV

A cosplayer dressed as a Diablo IV Necromancer spreads his arms.
A cosplayer dressed as a Diablo IV Necromancer spreads his arms.

Cosplay by Myles Slone.

Mei, Overwatch

A Mei cosplayer looks off camera and smiles.
A Mei cosplayer looks off camera and smiles.

Demonic Brigitte, Overwatch X Diablo

A cosplayer mashed up Brigitte from Overwatch and Diablo for a great cosplay.
A cosplayer mashed up Brigitte from Overwatch and Diablo for a great cosplay.

Tyrael, Diablo

A cosplayer holds their arms out while dressed as Diablo III character, Tyrael.
A cosplayer holds their arms out while dressed as Diablo III character, Tyrael.

Junker Queen, Overwatch

A Junkerqueen cosplayer smirks.
A Junkerqueen cosplayer smirks.

Cosplay by Hanari Solomon.


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