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Costume :Koshi Rikudo
Source :Excel Saga
Progress :Complete
Worn At :JapanEx 2007


Costume Photos

RIkudo approves Cosplay Island. Really.

 


Costume Information

General
Cost : £20-ish
Time Taken : 4 days

Description
This was my failed latex attempt at the ill-fated mangaka from Excel Saga, I left it until the last few days before JapanEx, put in too complicated/unpullable sections in the mould, didn't layer enough latex on, and the result was shredded latex! woo!

Luckily it survived enough to wear without really noticing, but then I discovered under the dodgy lighting in my room, plus losing one of my paint tubes, his hair turned out looking practically ginger instead of dark brown :p Go me.

All in all, about 4-5 people recognized him.. so he got the bag treatment. At least his costume is easily to wear in public and ISN'T A SUIT! Ahem.

Comments

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you son of a Bee sting this is amazing do you give me permission to turn this cosplay into the butt of a compliment...IT LOOKS AWESOME ^^

by Captain_Marvelous on Thursday, 11 December, 2008 - 11:55
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Haha, this made my day. Awesome cosplay!

by Denmark on Monday, 7 December, 2009 - 17:52
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This remains one of most the unexpected, and inspired, cosplays I have ever seen.

by drowned_panda on Monday, 15 February, 2010 - 22:44
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This is so awesome. I love it.

by Sephirayne on Monday, 15 February, 2010 - 22:45
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Dude, this is CLASS.. I love it

by Constable Crane on Friday, 14 September, 2012 - 19:40