Chikinpoo
 


Costume :Link
Variant :Ocarina of Time
Source :The Legend of Zelda
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo Oct 2009


Costume Photos

Mirror Shield and Original Master Sword

Hylian Shield

Master Sword

Hylian Shield and Master Sword

Link got the Master Sword

 


Costume Information

General
Cost : £50
Time Taken : 5 Days

Description
Me and a group of friends decided a week before MCM that we were going. This is what I managed to come up with in that amount of time.

Shield and Sword are both compleatly home made. People actually thought the shield was made of metal.

Sword was a bodge job after a couple of things went wrong with it.

Links tunic was made by my mum <3 I dont sew. I make props and things.

Didnt enter and comps with this one.

Comments

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That shield looks totally wicked. It really does look like metal!

by motokokusanagi86 on Monday, 15 March, 2010 - 21:35
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Cheers :D

Was a compleat fluke :P

by Chikinpoo on Monday, 15 March, 2010 - 21:39
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Impressive work 8D

by RanmaSyaoran on Thursday, 8 April, 2010 - 01:49
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Thank you :D

by Chikinpoo on Saturday, 10 April, 2010 - 16:41
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Great cosplay...^_^

by SamanthaKaiba on Sunday, 11 April, 2010 - 17:03
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Loving the sword/shield, they look well made.

by Odd-One-Out on Wednesday, 28 April, 2010 - 20:52
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great cosplay and the shield is amazing!

by Numta on Sunday, 23 May, 2010 - 23:29
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Wow what a cracking job you did on the sheild! :) how did you make it?! you also look fab!

by Captain_Marvelous on Thursday, 27 May, 2010 - 21:06
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The sword and shield...wow!

by SlimDefinition on Friday, 23 July, 2010 - 17:03
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:D Thanks guys

I used mountboard for both ^_^ For the shield I got one side wet so it curved, then made lots of stensils for the details. Then cuz them out of more mountboard, but using a craft knife at an angle to get the nice finish. Then lots of acrylic!! The bird bit was just fun foam. The sword was a massive fail. Is made of mount board, but lots of layers stuck together, then some shiney silver card stuck on top cuz I ruined the paint job on it :/

by Chikinpoo on Thursday, 14 October, 2010 - 23:42
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Awesome! Best Link I've seen :-)

by Newdles on Tuesday, 24 May, 2011 - 15:50