Best gaming cosplay at SDCC 2019

A list featuring our favorite gaming cosplay from this year's San Diego Comic-Con.

Every year, talented cosplayers gather at San Diego Comic-Con to share their passions for everything from comics to gaming. As fans of gaming ourselves, we have an immense appreciation for the amount of time and work that goes into each cosplay design. To help highlight our favorites, we decided to put together a quick list featuring some of the best gaming cosplay seen at San Diego Comic-Con 2019!

Best gaming cosplay at SDCC 2019

Waluigi - Mario Tennis


Custom - Fallout 76

We’re here for Reclamation Day!

Wraith - Apex Legends

You don’t want to mess with her.

Squad Goals - Apex Legends

Speaking of Apex Legends, Wattson is now available. Have you played her yet?

Iceborne - Monster Hunter: World


Midna - The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess

You always have to be the hero, huh?

Maya - Borderlands

Who’s ready for Borderlands 3?


If you haven’t played GRIS yet, we highly recommend it.

Zero Suit Samus - Metroid

How can you not love Samus?

Mortal Kombat

Test your might!

Jinx - League of Legends

Bringing guns to a knife fight.

Tifa - Final Fantasy 7

Who’s ready for the FF7 remake?

Old Link (Geralt Link?) - The Legend of Zelda

Credit: Reddit user TheZooDad

Who wouldn't want a crossover between The Witcher and The Legend of Zelda?

Akuma - Street Fighter

Credit: Reddit user zef_hawaiian

Akuma's got his beady eyes (and necklace) trained on you.

Overall, these were just a few of our favorites from SDCC 2019. Be sure to check back, as we’ll be updating this list with more cosplay photos as they’re posted online. Until then, which gaming cosplay was your favorite? Did you see a cool one we don’t have listed? Comment below and share with us!

Morgan is a writer, indie game lover, and socially awkward coffee addict. Need something? Morgan can be reached at or if you like, you can say hello using GIFs on Twitter.


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