Costume :Ho-oh
Variant :Gijinka
Source :Pokemon Gold/Silver
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Japanese Art Festival Feb 2010

Costume Photos

Ho-oh used SHOW OFF

yay my cute tail

Finished outfit

Finished top!

Reference :3


Costume Information

Cost : Around £25-35
Awards : Best Performence JAF Feb 2010
Time Taken : around 10-20 hours

Ho-OH, mascot of Nintendo's Pokemon Gold and soon to be released Pokemon Heart Gold. The Idea to do a gikinka came from my girlfriends previous cosplay as Lugia (who will subsequently be redoing for the Japanese art festival as well). After much late night squeeing and feverish dreams of one bad ass cosplay, work has started (well bought some material and tights lol).


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Yaaaaaay my ho-oh :D <33333

by Freyarule on Saturday, 9 January, 2010 - 20:56
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yaaaay :P Lugiiiii

by neko_riddles on Saturday, 30 January, 2010 - 23:47
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eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee brilliantttttt

by FlyingMammal on Thursday, 11 February, 2010 - 15:41
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this is looking awesome! i cant wait to see it finished! ^^

by Jae on Thursday, 11 February, 2010 - 20:03
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I always lol when I see your photo...SRS FACE IS SRS

by Freyarule on Tuesday, 23 February, 2010 - 18:25
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Cosplay is srs bzns lol

by neko_riddles on Thursday, 25 February, 2010 - 17:28
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Yay garnet here XD this was awesome and you deserved to win best performace ^^.

by Zelda on Saturday, 27 February, 2010 - 23:41
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Well done on winning last saturday, totally deserved it :D x

by Lolita Hime on Monday, 1 March, 2010 - 23:28
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Thank you all, that skit a lot of blood sweat and tears to perfect, but the finished result was worth it :P

by neko_riddles on Tuesday, 2 March, 2010 - 14:29
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This looks epic! Have seen the pix of you and lugi together and tis so cute I could overload from the Kawaii factor! XD

by GoldieNeko on Sunday, 1 August, 2010 - 16:22

To-Do List

Sew &quot;wings&quot; onto topHighComplete
Make head dressHighComplete
Make tailHighComplete
Buy topMediumComplete
Buy shorts/trousersMediumComplete
Get makeup for eyes and glitter because girlfriend said so sob sobMediumComplete
Buy tightsLowComplete
Green sparkly choker thingLowComplete


Complete! (Posted 11th February 2010)

Well, it is now complete! Just gotta hope it fits alright >_< when freyarule tried it on, some hot glue bits snapped off D: but I am considerably thinner than her :P that's what she says anyway, so it'll fit me a bit better...eeeeee!

Progress yay (Posted 30th January 2010)

'Sup this be Freyarule (neko-riddles' girlfriend and the maker of this outfit xD)

thought I'd update you all - all that needs to be done now is to finish the tail and the top (sew the wings together etc etc). It's coming along smoothly. The wings don't have as much "segments" as I hoped but his arms aren't long enough :P lmao.