The boom of superhero blockbusters in Hollywood over recent years has resulted in cosplay becoming mainstream.

Once a male-dominated space, more women have opened up about their love for of comics and cosplay with Black women proudly waving their nerd flags, rocking flawless costumes at comic conventions and even for everyday photoshoots.

We’re just scratching the surface, but these 20 ladies are some of the coolest cosplay queens on Instagram.

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