Costume :gene starwind
Source :Outlaw Star
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Midlands MCM Expo September 2007

Costume Photos


random manga clip ~^

what should i do

lets go!

i love my caster

full outfit

shes like no android i've ever seen before ^^

gene and melfina 2

gene and melfina

hey there

gene and vash ^^ he was epic


Costume Information

Cost : £50
Time Taken : 2 months

i love gene starwind and outlaw star was one of the first anime i ever watched. i tried my best with this costume although i dont know if im as rawdy as the real gene ^^.

i tried to keep the colors as close to how i saw them and how i preferred, the coat was something i really liked and i was able to create the shoulder pads quite simple. finding white belts that worked was a little tricky but i was able to find a red wig that was perfect. the gloves were also fun to make and with a little searching i was able to find just the right materials.

genes caster gun i was a bit unsure about as i wasnt sure the best way to make a weapon so i looked at the shapes and built it from bottles and card with paper mashea and i think it came out pretty dam good.

one day id love to see a good lookin hot ice hilda ^_~

hopefully get some more good photos of this my friend is brilliant at takin them

improvements i need to make are the shoes, shoulder pads, maybe caster and try to get make up for a fake tan im quite a pale guy


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Oh my God your Gene cosplay is so awesome!! xD

by Mungojerrie on Friday, 11 January, 2008 - 09:23
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That caster gun looks great XD
Im loving the whole cos and am having much glove envy as im struggling with some atm but yours look great and effortless

by MangaChild on Monday, 4 February, 2008 - 23:22
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haha loving the costume man any adviceon it and the caster

by ryaoki on Sunday, 13 April, 2008 - 10:18
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Weee i remember you! I wanted to glomp you xD

by Solaria on Wednesday, 28 May, 2008 - 17:24
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hiya just thought id say loved ur gene cosplay it was really good and the caster gun looked awesome :-)

also thank u for takin the pics with me as melfina. it was great to meet another outlaw star fan

by moonbunny27 on Friday, 15 August, 2008 - 16:02
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fantastic version of Gene!!

by Yamidragon on Monday, 8 September, 2008 - 17:28
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Aw man don't believe I missed that at Ame. Looks really cool!

by White Leviathan on Saturday, 13 September, 2008 - 09:05
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pure win!
wait...*looks at pik backgrounds and above comment by 'white levaithan' this was at ame?!...i missed you too ;_;

by p-chan on Wednesday, 29 October, 2008 - 20:39
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anouther fine own tim gene for the win gotta love outlaw star

by Defrain on Sunday, 23 November, 2008 - 19:41
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I remember seeing this :D Not many people do Outlaw Star cosplays, yours was brilliant!

by AmethystEyes on Monday, 16 February, 2009 - 13:49
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Thankies for the comment on Mel 8D
Id really love to 8D Especially to get pics together with you *3*
Youre seriously the best Gene in the world Ive seen x3

by Solaria on Monday, 8 June, 2009 - 16:00
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epic Geeeeeene!!
Seriously next time you go to an expo wearing this, TELL ME TOOOO~!
I would likes to glomp you as Jim xD

by BakaBakaRangers on Tuesday, 23 June, 2009 - 15:59
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This looks amazing *w*

by Emzone on Saturday, 27 June, 2009 - 14:01
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x3 Cant wait for Aya 8D

by Solaria on Friday, 17 July, 2009 - 22:23
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woah! i can't believe i missed this! it looks amazing!

by Chii-ren on Thursday, 17 September, 2009 - 21:20
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yeah thats fine, sorry i have to leave a comment cause your messaging thingy does not work! yeah feel free to add me if you want to! and thanks for the comments!

by Chii-ren on Tuesday, 22 September, 2009 - 19:18
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Oh wow, I have pictures of your Gene cosplayed saved on my computer for reference for my friends Gene cosplay. Haha.
As I thought yours was THAT awesome.
And it really is.
Didn't know you were from the UK - glad there are lots of Outlaw Star fans in the Uk! Haha.

Seriously though, amazing cosplay.
Specially the caster gun. That must've taken a lot of hard work.

by NakedSalad on Sunday, 11 July, 2010 - 01:38
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Probably one of the best Gene Starwind Cosplayers I've ever seen

by Manticore on Wednesday, 16 November, 2011 - 13:06


improve (Posted 29th January 2009)

i love my gene starwind cos more than anythin but theres still room for improvment. i may shape the hair and detail the belts as well. shoes id like to make a bit more well made and the shoulderpads i still have to work on. im def cosplayin him again and am gonna try my best to bring together a group.