Cosplay contests are always fun and full of amazing artists, but the other side of competing is judging! Judging is hard but rewarding work. You have many cosplayers' hopes and dreams at the tip of your fingers. What does it mean to be a judge versus being a competitor in a cosplay competition? What are considered to be good qualities in judges and what kinds of things should you look for as a judge? These questions will all be discussed and talked about as well as what it takes to become a judge in the future.