Dragon Con is in full swing in Atlanta, and hordes of cosplayers are strutting their stuff. From popular culture favourites to original creations, here’s what we found while shuffling along crowded lobbies and dodging traffic on the streets.

Muldoon and Dr. Sattler (Angela Schulz and Megan Fisher) respond to the latest breakout from Jurassic Park. Image credit: RL Lloyd

Malificent (Aleta Pardalis) goes steampunk with her caged raven. Image credit: RL Lloyd

Seymour (David Mayer) is trying to be at peace with the latest Audrey’s worrisome dietary needs in this snapshot from Little Shop of Horrors. Image credit: Mika McKinnon

The Count and Countess (Chuck and Cindy Pierce) are having a dashing good night. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

The Lord Plague Doctor (Doug)‘s bedside manner is more ominous than reassuring. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Ursula (Mama Kat) and Triton (Devil Daddy) know the secret to a long and successful marriage is to not count how many fish swim in the sea. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Moss (Joe) from the IT crowd will fix your computer woes, provided you’ve already turned it off and back on again. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

University of Woolloomooloo’s Philosophy department is entirely populated by Bruces (TJ, Chris, and Richard), just like Monty Python imagined. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Daenerys Targaryen (Brittney Boyle) and Hodor (Josh Harrison) look far too cheerful to be playing the Game of Thrones. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

The Lich King (Jackie Craft) from World of Warcraft has an ice-cold glare. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Maleficent (Brandon the Shapeshifter) isn’t evil, just misunderstood. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Kingpin (Red DragonLord), a nameless barbarian (John Graves), and Diesel (Red Dragon S) will tolerate this “civilization” nonsense as long as we keep their tankards full. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Aquaman (Mike Taylor) is a cartoon brought to life. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

The Hunter (Alan) of Bloodborne is searching for someone, and it better not be me. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Cruella de Vil (Sarah Russel) is setting up shop trading cash for new, used, or unborn dalmatians. Image credit: Mika McKinnon

Maggie rocks CyberGoth fashion while chillin’ in the Science Track room. Image credit: Mika McKinnon

Jeb (Ryan U.) the test pilot astronaut from Kerbal Space Program is cheerful as always. Image credit: Mika McKinnon

Miss Frizzle will teach you everything you want to know about space! Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Rydia (Stephanie Chergi) of Final Fantasy IV won’t hold back on the summoning if you don’t use your manners. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Even GLaDOS (Joyce Lanternman) relaxes sometimes, if she’s not busy tormenting players trapped in the Portal experiments. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Jem and the Holograms (KandieLand Cosplay) are looking suitably outrageous for their night out with the Misfits! Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Keaghlan Ashley has her own take on the White Walkers (Jamie Miles) from Game of Thrones. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Guinan (Wirt) takes a break from tending bar for Star Trek: The Next Generation to let someone else find her drinks. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

The lads of Daft Punk (Marc Tronguy and Brad Wolter) take in the sights. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Alice in Wonderland’s Cheshire Cat (Alice McCalister) has a grin unnerving enough to scare off the lines. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Doctors Abby Normal and Brain (Brian and Carol McDaniel) prepare to do science all over the place. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media

Doctor Dre and Aaliyah moonlight as hotel staff. Image credit: RL Lloyd

Han Solo and the bounty hunter Boushh have a temporary truce to see them through the convention. (We checked — that isn’t Lelia hiding in Boushh’s trademark armour!) Image credit: RL Lloyd

A trio of Flash Gordon villains take a brief pause before wrecking infinite havocWo. Image credit: RL Lloyd

Doctor Doom prepares to smote hapless onlookers. Image credit: RL Lloyd

Duffman (Martin Rojas) from the Simpsons will break down any wall to deliver mediocre beer. Image credit: RL Lloyd

The 11th Doctor (Lara Michelle Sternquis) faces a new ethical dilemma: is it possible to jump a flying shark? Image credit: RL Lloyd

Neil Gaiman’s Death (Kim Chu) has all the time in the world. Image credit: RL Lloyd

Mason and Margot Verger (Anonymous and Ash) plot revenge on Hannibal Lecter. Image credit: RL Lloyd

Baby Superman (Paul Tilley) always flies in blue skies. Image credit: Zac Fudge/Thought Swerve Media


Took photos you think we should feature? Contact the author at mika.mckinnon@io9.com or at @MikaMcKinnon (or if you spot your photo and want it at full resolution!). At Dragon Con? Look her up under Presenters and say hi!

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