Another AniMatsuri has ended. Thank you for coming, participating in our activities, listening to presentations, and dressing up in costumes! We gave out awards for the best in cosplay and art and the smartest in the quiz, here’s the list of winners!

Cosplayers were photographed by Kirill Dogadajev.


AniMatsuri Travel Prize

Going to Germany: Kauks God (Arno Victor Dorian, “Assassin’s Creed Unity”)

Travel Prize runner-up: Lauriel Tarion (Serana, “The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim”)

The Nordic Cosplay Championship

Going to Sweden: Jack-of-all-Trades Vega (Aether, “Genshin Impact”)

NCC runner-up: Yugoro (Aela the Huntress, “The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim”)

Newcomer’s Award: Shimo McDragon (The Once-ler, “The Lorax”)


1. place: Enchanted (Mitsuri Kanroji, “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba”)

2. place: Baravika (Chell, “Portal”)

3. place: Phantomile (Evelynn, “League of Legends”)

Stage performance

1. place: NatsumiPon (Mikasa Ackerman, “Attack on Titan”)

2. place: Catella (Rumplestiltskin, “Once Upon A Time”)

3. place: Passione (Giorno Giovanna, Bruno Bucciarati, Narancia Ghirga, Pannacotta Fugo, Guido Mista, “JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure”)

Judges’ favorites

Asgardian Fraud’s favorite: annely_k (Yennefer of Vengerberg, “The Witcher” Netflixis)

Merry All-Nighter’s favorite: Katika (Lady Galadriel, “The Lord of the Rings”)

Zel COShorse’s favorite: John (Little Misfortune, “Little Misfortune”)

Audience’s favorite

Fruity Fatui (Capitano, Pantalone, Sandrone, “Genshin Impact”)


1. place: Silvia-Sigrid Sillaots

2. place: Eliise Visk

3. place: Anne-Liis Lehiste


1. place: Viimsi Vallalised

2. place: Kael

3. place: Janar Bachmann