23 Incredible Photos That Prove Star Wars Cosplayers Are the Best in the World
By Lance Cartelli and Matthew Walden on
21. Reunited and it feels so good
Princess Leia and her big walking carpet give hope to fans at Star Wars Celebration in 2015.
This Darth Vader cosplayer has a commanding presence at the Lucca Comics Festival in Italy.
She'd Just as Soon Kiss a Wookiee
Victoria Gonzalez isn't about to take take any guff from some stuck up, half-witted, scruffy-looking Nerf herder. At least not while she's at San Diego Comic-Con.
Watch out for Bobba Fett
Star Wars is celebrated worldwide, and fans of the franchise put together some of the most spirited cosplay you'll see at a con. Boba Fett, Leia's Bounty Hunter disguise, and an Imperial Scout Trooper make for a delightful trio at London Comic Con.
13. Han & Leia
Han Solo looks pleased to pose with Slave Leia at Wizard World Comic Con in Illinois. Just don't get cocky, kid.
Blaster Pistols in Birmingham
That's either the world's tiniest Ewok, or the world's tallest Princess Leia. Either way, Star Wars cosplayers were out in force at MCM Comic Con in the UK.
Get 'em While They're Young
Stormtroopers continue their political outreach program of winning the hearts and minds of the civilian Dublin population at the MCM Ireland Comic Con.
Aren't You a Little Short For a Stormtrooper?
A Stormtrooper poses with a new recruit at the Dublin International Comic Expo.
A colorful gang of cosplayers from Germany represents the Mandalorian Mercs at the London Film and Comic Con.
The Tension is Palpable
A spot-on Supreme Chancellor Palpatine leads a rabble of Stormtroopers through Royal Parc for the Balloon's Day Parade in Brussels, Belgium.
That Amadala Scowl
This London cosplayer nails the serious stare and regal imperiousness of Padmé Amidala.
Darth Vader definitely does not want a pair of sharks holding him back at Long Beach Comic Con. Looks like the Death Star might not be completed on schedule.
In the Shadow of Revan
Darth Revan will attempt to crush the Galactic Republic...after a quick pit stop at the Bristol Comic Expo in South West England.
A pair of Tusken Raiders takes a nice break from Tatooine at the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo.
Rebel Fighters on Parade
The 501st Rebel Legion made a strong showing at last year's DragonCon in Atlanta.
Only in Portland
Leave it to Portland to turn Darth Vader into a kilt-wearing, unicycle-riding master of mirth at the Wizard World Comic Con.
14. Join Us or Die
The dark side looks awfully bright at the Thailand Comic Con in Bangkok.
15. Friendship is Magic
Who says Bronies and Star Wars fans can't co-exist peacefully? Nicholas Reynolds and Lesmarie Velez welcome the force to the herd at Dragon Con in Atlanta.
16. Follow Me, Friend
When Boba Fett's jet pack breaks down, there's always the Metro station. He still rides the escalator with pride here in De Brouckere, Belgium.
19. Lightsaber duel
A lightsaber battle broke out between non-Jedi's at Star Wars Celebration. That's gotta be against protocol.
20. Formal Darth Vader
How a suited-up Darth Vader can walk through the Star Wars Celebration convention without being swarmed by fans (and enemies) of the Empire is astonishing.
22. Darth Revan
Darth Revan, the hero or villain depending which side you chose, from Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic stops to face the camera at Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim.
23. It's a big party!
A group of Star Wars cosplayers pose for a group picture in what can only be described as the first step in intergalactic peace.