Hundreds of cosplay and sci-fi fans dress as their favourite characters for ...

A kiss with a Dalek and a Stormtrooper on patrol: Hundreds of cosplay and sci-fi fans dress as their favourite characters for Fantasy Forest weekend Fantasy fans gathered at a 12th century castle in the Cotswolds countryside in Gloucestershire for festival Revellers enjoyed a weekend of music, shows and family fun as they dressed up as their favourite characters  One man went as a colonial marine from the film Aliens while another came as a Star Wars Stormtrooper One couple even got married while attending the Fantasy Forest Festival in Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire

By Joseph Laws For Mailonline

Published: 19:54 BST, 21 July 2019 | Updated: 19:57 BST, 21 July 2019

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Cosplay and sci-fi fans gathered at a castle in the Cotswold countryside for a weekend of music and fantasy related shows.

Revellers dressed up in all types of genres at the Fantasy Forest Festival at Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire.

One person even wore a Stormtrooper suit while another dressed up as a colonial marine from the film Aliens. 

Some dressed as fairies, goths and even an executioner at the festival, which featured competitions, workshops and trading stalls. 

A costume competition took place on Saturday afternoon, which had a cash prize of £250 for best in show. Visitors could also win a cash prize of £100 for best costume, among other awards.     

The festival took place at the '12th century built' Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire. It included the Wicker Man event which sees a wicker-made effigy of a man (used to

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