Step into Darkness: Vampire Royalty 2023 – Stage 1 Voting Open

Our Vampire Royalty Beauty and Styling Contest for 2023 Persists Through Adversity. Despite unforeseen delays, the essence of our Beauty and Styling Contest Vampire Royalty for 2023 endures. We extend our heartfelt gratitude for our participants and audience’s patience and unwavering support.

Following tradition, we extend a haunting invitation to all captivating vampires to embrace the inaugural stage of our latest event: the Voting Poll for Vampire Royalty 2023.

In this edition for 2023, 28 contestants took part from 3 continents – Europe, North America & Australia; 9 countries – USA, Poland, Spain, UK, Germany, Italy, England, Switzerland, Australia and Sweden.

With great anticipation, we unveil the first stage of our event: the Voting Poll for Vampire Royalty 2023.

The top 10 models who amass the highest number of votes will progress to the second stage of the competition.


  • Each image of every contestant is displayed one under another. After choosing your favorite photo, mark the little circle before the model’s name and scroll down to the bottom of the voting platform. Then, click on the correct Captcha symbol and tap on the button VOTE to finish the procedure;
  • The name of every contestant is under his image (you will see the arrow up);
  • You can VOTE ONLY ONCE per 24 hours, so consider very well who you would like to support to get to the top;
  • The voting starts 10th of March 2024, and ends on 31st of March 2024, 23:59 GMT+2. When the voting ends, the results will be displayed, and we will have the TOP 10 for the next stage of the contest.

Here are the stages you will get the chance to enter:

The 1st stagePoll Voting – When the collecting of images ends, each photo will be displayed one under another for the best viewing of every contestant here on our website in a particular system. After choosing your favorite image, you can vote for your favorite following our additional instructions.

The models in the Top 10 who collect the most votes will be ranked in the 2nd stage.

The 2nd stageTop 10 Poll Voting – The models who take the first 10 places equal their results from the voting for the current moment. That gives them a chance to be equally evaluated by the supporters! The contestants compete again, like in Stage 1, for a short period.

The 3rd last stage The final choice by Our Sponsors – They will help to select the Winners in the TOP 4 by criteria for overall aesthetic, make-up, fashion, style, setting, mood, photography, and how well the model reflects the Vampire Gothic Royalty spirit.

The winners will be announced shortly after the final votes.

And the names of our sponsors this year:

1st Place Prizes:
Anne Stokes (Worldwide Famous Gothic Fantasy Illustrator, UK)  & EMP (Exclusive Merchandise Products is The Biggest European Portal for Alternative Merch based in Germany)– a paid photoshoot for Gothicana clothing range between the two brands in 2024;
David Puertas Akelarre (3D Sculptor and an Art Director for Dream Figures, Spain) – an Original Custom Made 3D Printed Gothic Trophy Figurine with the Style and Face of the Winner as Beauty Turned into a Forever Lasting Stone.

2nd Place Prizes:
Nox Arcana (Neoclassical Dark Wave, Dark Ambient Musical Project) / Monolith Graphics (Gothic fantasy Artwork) / Joseph Vargo (Musician & Illustrator, USA) – an Exclusive Merch Package with Music, Books, Greeting Cards, Tarot Cards and more;
Plamendura Art (Sculptor, Jewelry Designer & more at WGMworkshop for World Gothic Models organization, Bulgaria) – Exclusive Collectible Items under the new brand by Joseph Vargo & Plamendura Art Gothic Arcana!

3rd Place Prize: VampFangs (Source No.1 for Vampire fangs and Halloween Contact Lenses Salem Shop, USA) – A $200 Gift Card for Their Online Store.

4th Place Prize: Scarlet Darkness (Alternative & Gothic clothing, China) – selected Vampire Goth clothing. An exceptional discount coupon for ALL VIEWERS and INTERACTORS in this contest and in general – everyone can get 20% Off everything by using the Promo Code WGM20 during the checkout of your order/s at

5th Place Prize: Collaboration and participation in a special music video by Nox Arcana of everyone who took part in our Vampire Royalty contest for 2023!

Below, you can see the Gallery list of the participants in this year’s VAMPIRE ROYALTY 2023 Contest! Now is your turn to pick your favorite models and help the sponsors choose the winners!

Voting Poll of Vampire Royalty 2023:

Good luck to all from World Gothic Models Team!

WGM Team
WGM Team
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