Photo courtesy of Brandy Soler

Michael Soler is a member of Soler cosplay, an award winning South Carolina based cosplay family. Along with his wife Brandy Soler they have been cosplaying since their very first convention, AWA 2006! Soler cosplay has won a myriad of awards in AWA’S cosplay contest including “Best Other Media”, “Best Original Design”, “Best Video Game”, and even “Best In Show Masters”. Michael is excited to have another opportunity to join the costume contest judging panel and get an up close look at all the amazing contestants for the 2021 show!

Photo courtesy of Chris Bruce

Photo courtesy of Dim Horizon Studios