We believe cosplay to be one of the coolest forms of art out there, especially because it lets fans unleash their creativity while embodying their favorite movie and TV characters. If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then cosplay goes one level above it and takes on a life all its own. We've managed to round up some of the best cosplay that we've seen out there and have brought them to you, packaged in this handy little list.

Prepare to look on in awe and watch as some of your favorite movie and TV characters come to life in our list of the 25 Best Cosplay Pics...ever.