Wai-Con 2012 was an Anime convention has its own cosplay competition. It is solely promoted Japanese animes, mangas, and video games.
Unfortunately it disallowed Monkey King for entering the competition.
However the Monkey King cosplay was allowed to walk around the convention floor.
Wai-Con 2012 Cosplay Competition was another cosplay competition which rejected the Chinese origin character.
Wai-Con 2012 event started on 28 January 2012 and ended on 29 January 2012. This event was also a fun place to go to.