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The Best Game of Thrones cosplays: The most impressive and accurate costumes inspired by the show




Game of Thrones, the epic fantasy television series based on George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series, has captivated audiences worldwide with its gripping storyline, complex characters, and stunning visuals. The show’s fandom has grown over the years, and one of the ways fans express their love for the series is through cosplay. Cosplay, short for costume play, is a form of performance art where participants wear costumes and accessories to represent a specific character or concept from a work of fiction. In this article, we’ll explore some of the most impressive and accurate Game of Thrones cosplay costumes created by talented fans who have brought their favorite characters to life.

Margaery Tyrell, Xenia Shelkovskaya


Xenia Shelkovskaya’s Margaery Tyrell cosplay is a spectacular recreation of the Highgarden princess. The cosplay makes her look identical to Natalie Dormer, even displaying Margaery’s signature smirk. From the intricate details of her gown to styled hair and makeup, Xenia has captured the essence of Margaery with impressive accuracy. The dress features a deep neckline, detailed patterning, and a flowing train. The attention to detail is remarkable, and each element is carefully chosen to create a cohesive and visually striking look.

The color scheme nods to House Tyrell, while the floral patterns reflect the character’s connection to her native Highgarden. Xenia’s makeup is spot-on, with subtle touches that enhance her features and reveal the character’s signature look. She styles her hair in loose waves, showing Margaery’s soft and feminine demeanor. The attention to detail and impeccable execution make it a standout among cosplayers.

You can find her on Instagram @m_mellu

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Tyrion Lannister, Omar Diego


Omar Diego has done an incredible job bringing the character of Tyrion Lannister to life with his cosplay. He has paid meticulous attention to detail, ensuring that the costume reflects the character’s look from the show. The tunic, trousers, boots, and signature pin of The Hand of the King all feature fabrics and materials of the same quality as the original show. Omar even resembles the actor Peter Dinklage, making his cosplay all the more impressive.

Omar’s makeup and prosthetics are realistic, creating the perfect look with the right amount of scarring and stubble. He styles his hair in the character’s signature curly blonde locks, and he also sports a thick, matted beard. As he crouches and stares grimly at the camera, he perfectly brings to mind Tyrion’s time as an advisor to Daenerys.

You can find him on Instagram @omarmilla.cos

Cersei Lannister, Ferasha


Ferasha’s Cersei Lannister cosplay is an exquisite recreation of one of the best-dressed characters in the show. The details of the costume, from the red and gold gown to the careful attention paid to her hair and makeup, capture the elegance of Cersei perfectly. Ferasha has indeed done a fantastic job in recreating this iconic character.

The cosplay is a masterful tribute, with rich and luxurious fabric. The embroidery is intricate and detailed, and the costume even features the long train and bell sleeves characteristic of Cersei’s style. Ferasha’s makeup and hair are impeccable, with the right subtle touches to bring out the character’s features. She even styles her hair in the character’s signature long blonde curls, adding to the overall effect.

You can find her on DeviantArt @ferasha

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Oberyn Martell, Alvey Alvarez


Alvey Alvarez’s Oberyn Martell cosplay is an incredible portrayal of one of the most memorable characters from the series. The costume comprises a flowing tunic, trousers, and a long coat. The fabrics and colors perfectly match Oberyn’s outfit when he fights the Mountain. The coat is especially impressive, featuring intricate patterning and a flowing silhouette. Oberyn’s weapon of choice, the spear, is also included to complete the look. Much effort and attention to detail have gone into this cosplay, resulting in a stunning recreation of the beloved character.

Alvey’s makeup and hair are spot-on, strikingly resembling Pedro Pascal, who plays Oberyn Martell. The photoshoot enhances this effect as Alvarez uses a real snake to create an even deeper connection to the character of the Red Viper. His work is truly a work of art, and it is clear that a lot of effort and attention went into his Oberyn Martell cosplay.

You can find him on Instagram @alvey_alvarez

Missandei, Unique Sora


UniqueSora’s Missandei cosplay perfectly displays the character’s elegant and understated style. The dress consists of a light and flowing fabric that drapes gracefully around her body. She styles her hair in the character’s signature curly hair puff. The makeup is carefully applied to create a natural and subtle look that enhances her features. These details combine to create a stunning and accurate cosplay of Missandei.

Unique Sora applies her makeup in such a way as to resemble the contours of Nathalie Emmanuel’s face structure. As a queer black/PoC cosplayer, she has had difficulties with people reposting her cosplay photos and editing or lightening her skin. She believes sharing other black cosplayers and making their presence known is essential. Through her cosplay, Unique Sora shows the beauty and strength of black cosplayers, using her platform to bring awareness to the importance of representation.

You can find her on Instagram @uniquesora

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Khal Drogo, LeoBane


LeoBane’s Khal Drogo cosplay displays an impressive physical resemblance to actor Jason Momoa. LeoBane looks rugged and intimidating as Drogo in this photoshoot. The fabrics and colors reflect the character’s status as a Dothraki warlord, featuring earthy browns in rich leather. LeoBane also includes Dothraki armor, complete with a flaming arakh, to bring the character to life. This cosplay is a dazzling recreation of the beloved character and is sure to turn heads.

LeoBane’s makeup and hair perfectly display Drogo’s signature look. His hair is in long braids, and his facial hair is carefully groomed to match the character’s face. His makeup is also spot-on, blue war paint smeared over his body. LeoBane’s Khal Drogo flawlessly captures the look and feel of Drogo in action.

You can find him on Instagram @leobane

Sansa Stark, Kira Kelley


Kira Kelly’s Sansa Stark cosplay is a stunning recreation of the beloved character. Paying close attention to detail and striving to resemble the actress Sophie Turner, Kira has brought Sansa to life. The dress is a beautiful recreation of Sansa’s Winterfell dress at the end of the series. The rich and luxurious fabric and dark colors reflect Sansa after her evolution through the series as a powerful Lady of the North.

Kira has also done a remarkable job recreating the fur-padded Winterfell dress while displaying its elegance. Her makeup and hair are spot-on, soft, and natural, adding to the authenticity of the cosplay. Kelley even held a photo shoot of the character in an actual castle, making for some awe-inspiring shots with other members of the show’s cast.

You can find her on Instagram @xkirakelly

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Jon Snow, Con Snow


Con Snow is a talented cosplayer known for his impressive cosplay creations based solely on Jon Snow. His Jon Snow cosplay features a realistic replica of the character’s clothing, armor, and sword.

The costume also displays intricate embroidery and texture work. Most remarkable is the cosplayer’s resemblance to Kit Harington.  He somehow manages to completely replicate Jon Snow’s rugged and battle-worn appearance. Con Snow’s skill in cosplaying just this one character has earned him a place on the list of the most talented cosplayers in the world.

You can find him on Instagram @con.snow

Night King, Matthew Bastyr


Matthew Bastyr’s Night King cosplay is an awe-inspiring and detailed tribute to the most iconic villain of Game of Thrones. His cosplay features a detailed costume with intricate armor and ice-blue detailing. It perfectly captures the Night King’s haunting presence. With such exceptional attention to detail, Matthew brought the character to life. His cosplay will leave a chilling impression on anyone who sees it, making it a remarkable tribute to the Night King.

The makeup and prosthetics used to create the Night King’s character are expertly crafted. Meticulous attention was paid to every detail of his icy blue eyes and the intricate designs on his face. Matthew’s performance as the Night King is also impressive. He exudes a commanding presence and an ominous sense of menace that perfectly captures the character’s terrifying nature. His slow, deliberate grace conveys the power and unstoppable force of the Night King.

You can find him on Instagram @kinddestodes

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Daenerys Targaryen, Ilona Bugaeva


Ilona Bugaeva’s Daenerys cosplay stands out as genuinely remarkable. Her incredible recreation of the beloved character is a testament to her skill and dedication. Her costume is a near-perfect match to Emilia Clarke’s character portrayal, recreating her regal and powerful demeanor. This attention to detail perfectly captures the essence of The Mother of Dragons, making it an impressive cosplay.

The wig is expertly crafted to match Daenerys’ signature platinum blonde hair, styled in intricate braids. Ilona’s makeup is also spot-on. She wears contact lenses to show the signature purple Targaryen eyes, and her lips are tinted with a soft pink shade. All in all, Ilona Bugaeva has done a remarkable job in recreating this iconic character.

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You can find her on Instagram @sladkoslava

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