Doctor Who, Star Wars, and steampunk ruled the cosplay world at this year's Dragon*Con in Atlanta, Georgia. But the long weekend had a large mix of costumers of every age. Check out some of the best costumes we came across.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


There were quite a few female Daleks out and about, but this one took a unique spin on it representing the Ironsides.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Some people went with the easy costume, just wearing their own personal brain slug.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Some just decided to fix it in post. (The screen says "Costume to be added in post production.")

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


There were a million Merlot's waitresses. But my favorite were the women working the blood drive.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

You could find nearly every character from Doctor Who, and almost every incarnation of the Doctor. Including this version of Ten with Adipose.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Fifth Doctor.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


There were three Weeping Angels, and they were amazing. Luckily there were more than enough eyes on them that we didn't need to worry about blinking.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Leela from Futurama, with Nibbler.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

There were a lot of fantastic Jedi out there, including my favorite from the prequels.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


This is not the Ewok you're looking for.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

And then there was this guy rocking the Lando charm along with the cape.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


The steampunk costuming was amazing and detailed.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


This guy's wheelchair was intricate and phenomenal.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Lord of the Rings is still very present.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


There were a lot of adorable kids in costumes this year, including this mini-Wonder Woman.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


The groups of kids were the best.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

There were a lot of ghostbusters. A LOT. This group was one of the largest and best. But really, the level of detail on all the proton packs I saw was staggering.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


But the Statue of Liberty complete with Ghostbusters team? Genius.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Not a costume, but an amazing piece of craftsmanship.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


I didn't see as many Scott Pilgrim groups as I expected, but this was definitely one of the best.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

There were a few great Claudias from Warehouse 13.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


There were plenty of Stargate uniforms to go around this year as well.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

Mal and Inara from Firefly.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Babylon 5 costuming is rare these days, but it still exists.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Nick Fury.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

Green Lantern, complete with Lantern.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Spider-Men with Gwen Stacy

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Plastic Man

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


An amazing version of EVE from WALL-E.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

Katara from Avatar: The Last Airbender, complete with water bending effects.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Luigi knows how to entertain himself in the long lines.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


She-Ra

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


The Childlike Empress from The Neverending Story. I am extremely jealous of her book.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Monty Python

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Robin Hood: Men in Tights

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


The ladies of Hocus Pocus.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


One of the cousins from Katamari

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Halo cosplayers having fun.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

There were quite a few cosplayers in the panel for The Guild, looking fantastic.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Dragon*Con is equal opportunity when it comes to scantily clad costumers.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!


Deadspace.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Zelda Twilight Princess

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


There's always a Black Mage if you need one.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


It is now required for every convention to have at least five Na'vi.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Power Rangers

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Ariel from The Little Mermaid.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Some say he knows two facts about cosplayers, and both of them are wrong. All we know is he's called The Stig.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Alexiel from Angel Sanctuary.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

Dumbledore AND Fawkes.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S

A mord-sith from Legend of the Seeker.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Arc.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Sometimes you get some really odd combinations of cosplayers together.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Like this one.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Or these.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Pastafarians were practicing their faith.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


And the FSM himself made an appearance.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


The best thing about Dragon*Con is that there's no discrimination when it comes to costuming or clothing. Wear what you want, be who you want. Steampunk? Sure. Goth? Go for it! Giant shiny wings? Wear it with pride.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Even the cosplayers were constantly taking pictures.

The most epic and eclectic costumes from Dragon*Con 2010!S


Some protesters did turn up though.

Additional Photography by Daniel Gow.