Pocket Monsters isn't only about monsters. It's also about those Monster Ball packing characters. You know, trainers.

Over the generations, there have been a host of Pokémon trainers. Some of them have become iconic—such as Ash Ketchum, Misty, and Hilda. Being iconic in gaming means there are countless numbers of folks who enjoy dressing up as these characters. But who did it best?


Let's have a look at a few—by no means all—of the Pokémon wranglers and see who pulled off the best trainer cosplay.

(Top photo: Zettai-Cosplay, Puzzle-Productions, ShionTheCookie)