13. - 15. October 2023

VIP-Guests

Cubanito

Cubanito goes HeroFest! Sometimes on the soccer field, sometimes on the console, you can find him now in the eFootball Area at HeroFest as he’s looking forward to challenge you. Let’s find out if you can break his determination an get a win. If you do, there’s a chance you bring back home the new FIFA 23. So, who dares to compete against one of the biggest football YouTubers in the DACH region?

Aditotoro & Maelo

THE social media stars are back again! Aditotoro and Maelo will be at HeroFest again. This time you won't meet the boys at the streaming set, but at the Fisherman's Friend booth. Compete against them in an entertaining Minecraft Challenge and use the time for a Meet & Greet!

Tina Umbricht

Ever been on stage with a Swiss rising star? Now is your moment, so oil up your vocal chords. Tina Umbricht, musician and DSDS finalist, wants to sing karaoke with you on the Music Stage! Let's unpack the new and the old songs and "Let's Sing!"

Food tester | Steve Merson

Started as a gamer, he is now one of the most famous TikTok food testers in the country: Steve Merson is a guest at HeroFest! He will be putting the food on offer through its paces. You want to know what his judgment looks like or what secret tips he gives out? Then be sure to check out the food booths at HeroFest - maybe you'll meet Steve in person.

Cosplay Judge | Secret Geek

Miri aka Secret Geek will also be a judge in the Open Contest! She has been a cosplayer since 2015 and shows a preference for Zelda characters. All her costumes are completely homemade and she pays special attention to accuracy and details. She also loves to participate in cosplay contests and has already won several prizes. For tips & tricks for your cosplays, she is the right person to ask.

Cosplay Judge | Taryn

You can look forward to our cosplay VIP Taryn! The Italian artist and actor is a professional international cosplayer, performer and promotional model. He travels the world as a cosplayer, spreading passion and positivity for the art of cosplay. Taryn also works with various brands in the geek and anime industry, including miHoYo, Crunchyroll, Bandai Namco, etc.

Cosplay Judge | Yui

One of our judges for the Open Cosplay Contest is Yuicosplay! She is 29 and discovered her passion for cosplay back in 2007. Since 2012 you can find her on various convention stages. Her main feature is the handwork. Whether behind or in front of the camera, her passion is always present!

Cosplay Guest | Silivren

Silivren has also been in the cosplay game for 6 years. She started with armour and continued to develop her skills with different techniques and ways of working. Her current motifs include epic armour from World of Warcraft, Overwatch and League of Legends. But princess dresses are also part of her repertoire. With her cosplays, she was also able to get Riot Games to cooperate with her and won various prizes. You too can marvel at her works of art at HeroFest.

Cosplay Judge | Ellothin

Ellothin Cosplay joins our group of cosplay VIPs! She is specialised in making large mechanised armour, especially from Monster Hunter and League of Legends. She even presents her costumes in direct collaboration with Riot Games! She has already won various international prizes with her magnificent cosplays. You want to see her and her work live? Then come to HeroFest.

Cosplay Judge | Maike Huster

Maike Huster has been a passionate cosplayer since 2018. She is specialised in large suits of armour and enjoys learning new things from the cosplay universe. She draws her inspiration from artwork and games and starts particularly elaborate projects with wings, LEDs or even smoke machines. You can meet her at HeroFest this year!

Taryn Cosplay

You can look forward to our cosplay VIP Taryn! The Italian artist and actor is a professional international cosplayer, performer and promotional model. He travels the world as a cosplayer, spreading passion and positivity for the art of cosplay. Taryn also works with various brands in the geek and anime industry, including miHoYo, Crunchyroll, Bandai Namco, etc.

NoahReyli | WAVE

Meet NoahReyli - one of the biggest Swiss Fortnite players - live at HeroFest! He is a 10-time Cash Cup winner and came in first at DreamHack Duos. A true champ of the scene.

Adam | Team BDS

A star from the League of Legends scene: Adam! He is known in the role as a top laner and shows an aggressive play style. He is currently demonstrating his skills with Team BDS.

SkylineTV

He has been on YouTube for over 10 years, and on Twitch since 2013 - and he takes hundreds of thousands live with him. His motto: "Always outdoors and worldwide. We get to know people and places together." Welcome, Skyline TV!

Cosplay Guest | Silivren

Silivren has also been in the cosplay game for 6 years. She started with armour and continued to develop her skills with different techniques and ways of working. Her current motifs include epic armour from World of Warcraft, Overwatch and League of Legends. But princess dresses are also part of her repertoire. With her cosplays, she was also able to get Riot Games to cooperate with her and won various prizes. You too can marvel at her works of art at HeroFest.

Warlords Nox & Solaris

As the heart of our factions, we have our Warlords at HeroFest again this year. Nico, leader of Nox, will be represented by Sascha @cosschmiede and his wonderful cosplay. As the leader of Solaris Helia, we're excited to have Timber @timbercosplay with us. Join the factions and let our two warlords lead you to glory and cool prizes!