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Robocop Remake’s ED209 Looks Like An Awesome Cosplay/Halloween Costume

Well, if you have not caught this in 2014, it is still quite fresh three years on in 2017. What you see here is a costume (yes, costume!) of the notorious “Enforcement Droid Series” ED-209, first introduced in the Paul Verhoeven’s 1987 sci-fi action flick Robocop (Orion Pictures). This impressive mech costume was part of the props used in Ghostlight’s remake of the classic Robocop film, aptly called Our Robocop Remake. The movie, which was a crowd-sourced film project, was made in collaboration with Channel 101 community and was posted on YouTube and Vimeo more than three years ago, but it resurfaced recently – thanks to Indy Mogul’s recent feature. Continue reading Robocop Remake’s ED209 Looks Like An Awesome Cosplay/Halloween Costume

2013’s Blizzcon “Gamer Who Has No Real Life” Cosplay Is Eerily Accurate

We have seen countless numbers of pretty mind-blowing cosplay. Some of which we did managed to feature here and if we missed it, we would usually give it a pass, but there was one remarkably accurate cosplay that somehow managed to slip under our radar and had we lamenting why hadn’t we uncovered this back in 2013 when it appeared. Anyways, I guess there’s no point crying over spilled milk and so, in case you haven’t caught it, here it is, the Blizzcon 2013’s “how do you kill that which has no life” cosplay, or more appropriately “gamer who has no real life.” Continue reading 2013’s Blizzcon “Gamer Who Has No Real Life” Cosplay Is Eerily Accurate

Ohio Mum Created A Super Adorable E.T. Halloween Costume For Son

When you are younger, you dressed up in the craziest Halloween costume but now that you are all grown up and have your own kid (or kids), it is time think about junior’s getup so he or she can go trick-or-treat in style. If are really thinking about it, here’s a brilliant idea coming from Ohio-based crochet enthusiast Stephanie Pokorny. She has made an stunning E.T. costume for her son, Jack. The fact that Jack is too young to know who the heck E.T. is doesn’t stop Stephanie from freehanding the suit without a pattern or whatsoever. Continue reading Ohio Mum Created A Super Adorable E.T. Halloween Costume For Son

This Batman: Arkham Origins-inspired Cosplay Suit Has 23 Working Gadgets

I am sure most people are familiar with what cosplay is, but what you probably don’t know is, a well thought out and executed cosplay costume could land you with a recognition by the world leading international authority on cataloguing and verification of world records, Guinness World Records. Such is what happen to special creature effects expert Julian Checkley’s incredibly detailed Batman getup. What makes Julian’s Batman: Arkham Origins video game-inspired suit so unique is, it actually has 23 functioning gadgets which lands him with the world record for “most functional gadgets on a cosplay suit” (yep, it is a thing) in Guinness World Records 2017 Gamer’s Edition. Continue reading This Batman: Arkham Origins-inspired Cosplay Suit Has 23 Working Gadgets

This Resident Evil Cosplay Is Totally Grotesque But Strangely Awesome

You know how somethings are so bad, it’s good? Well, this Resident Evil cosplay based on chief scientist of Umbrella Corporation, William Birkin, after he injected himself with the G-virus, is not that, but it certainly is, so fugly, it’s freaking awesome! I know, Gai’s William Birkin Stage 1 Transformation cosplay suit is absolutely grotesque, but it is also probably the best Resident Evil cosplay ever. Gai is no stranger in creating intricate and shocking cosplay suits, having previously created Birkin Stage 2 Transformation which was also freakishly brilliant. Continue reading This Resident Evil Cosplay Is Totally Grotesque But Strangely Awesome

DIY Iron Man Mk.39 Starbooster Cosplay Suit Has “Functional” Hand Thrusters

Post-2008 most cosplayed comic character is probably Iron Man and so far, most of them are impressive in their own right. But this one here, the Iron Man Mk.39 Starbooster Cosplay Suit by YouTuber Ehv Props & Dutch Props, stood out not only in the detail department but also functionality, well, sort of. Sort of because we all know that outfitting this rather underrated suit, or any other Iron Man suit for that matter, with the functions depicted in movies and comics is not possible and it most certainly can’t take to the sky, but at least it has ‘functional’ hand and jetpack thrusters to mimic the effect which makes it more ‘accurate’. Continue reading DIY Iron Man Mk.39 Starbooster Cosplay Suit Has “Functional” Hand Thrusters

Light Up Overwatch Genji Cosplay Is Insanely Cool

Overwatch is one of the hottest game this season and it is only natural that the cosplay community get working on getups based on the game. Though we have not post any so far, rest assure we have seen a handful of them and boy, are they good. Norway-based Fredrik Just here can count himself as one of the best, or at least we think so. He has created a suit that’s incredibly detailed and lights up for good measures. And as if that’s isn’t enough, he make sure it is well equipped to look the part with weapons, including a katana that lights up too. Continue reading Light Up Overwatch Genji Cosplay Is Insanely Cool

Seriously, Why Buy An Iron Man Statue When You Can Wear The Actual Suit?

Countless people must have cosplayed Iron Man with their own homemade suits, but if you want to turn heads, then you probably have to do what Killerbody did: spend two years in creating a movie-accurate, wearable armor, and boy, does it look seriously authentic and comes outfitted with the requisite LED lights and pop up parts, just like the real thing. In fact, the suit so ‘real’ that Killerbody decided to go ahead and had it officially licensed. The suit, Iron Man 3 Mark VII Life-sized High-end Replica Costume Set, as it is referred to as, is as close as one can get to the real deal and by real deal, we do mean the movie prop. Continue reading Seriously, Why Buy An Iron Man Statue When You Can Wear The Actual Suit?

The Real Finn And Rey With Cute ‘BB-8’ Is Probably The Best Family Cosplay Ever

What are the odds of a couple sharing the same love for cosplaying and are huge Star Wars geeks and has a real ‘BB-8’? We’d say the odds are super, super low, but nevertheless, here it is, the real Finn and Rey, straight off the seventh Star Wars movie, well, actually no. They are not Daisy Ridley and John Boyega, obviously; they are Star Wars geeks and cosplayers Victor and Julianne dressed in handmade costumes, playing out as Finn and Rey, along with their lovely Baby8. See? I told you they have a real BB-8, didn’t I? Anyways, not often we are impressed by cosplay getups, but Victor and Julianne’s iteration feels so magical and natural. Continue reading The Real Finn And Rey With Cute ‘BB-8’ Is Probably The Best Family Cosplay Ever

You Won’t Believe These ‘Print’ Comic Characters Are Actually Body Painting Art On The Same Person

You have seen countless cosplays and awe at the beauty of body paints, but we assure you that you ain’t see nothing yet cos’ what Kay Pike, a 28-year-old body painter, has done will completely blow your mind. Unlike most body painters who stick to ‘realism’, so to speak, Kay takes on the comic book path. Which means, she paint to make herself look exactly like the character as depicted in the comic books – hard-edged compositions in rich pastel colors. The end result is a body paint that looks exceedingly like the comic book characters on print, but things become seriously surreal when she start to move; it is like the comic characters have come to life. Continue reading You Won’t Believe These ‘Print’ Comic Characters Are Actually Body Painting Art On The Same Person