Ben Atreius Hall
 


Costume :Optimus Prime
Variant :G1
Source :Transformers G1
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo October 2012


Costume Photos

Deadpool... What you doing???

Chicks dig giant robots

Optimus Vs. Soundwave

Mostly done for Expo

Improved Voice Changer Helmet

Legs and feet

New feet finished

Repainted Legs

Re-painted arms

Improved Shoulders

Optimus Prime 2010 05

 


Costume Information

General
Cost : £300 approx.
Time Taken : 3.5 Years

Description
After withstanding Oct. Expo with only some cosmetic paint damage, Optimus now only needs these sorted and a few minor mods (like smaller light cowlings :P) and he'll be ready again to kick some Decepticon butt! XD

.:EDIT:.
To revamp Optimus for Auto Assembly this year I thought to add some more details. Planning to add some wheels on the legs and extra details on the legs and arms. Can't wait for it!!

Comments

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Thanks for the comment on Bumblebee! :) I do still have it (it's one of my favourite costumes to wear) but I unfortunately don't have plans to go to any London expos this year, sorry :(

Your Optimus cosplay looks great, btw :D Love the photos!

by Luminescence on Monday, 13 February, 2012 - 00:47
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i beleve i may of saw you at october expo '11, i was space core

by TheGuard on Tuesday, 27 March, 2012 - 11:45
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I remember this costume. It was fantastic.

by VampPirate xx 1987 on Saturday, 12 May, 2012 - 08:22
 

To-Do List

New FeetHighComplete
Modify Arm CompartmentHighComplete
WaistHighComplete
RepairsHighComplete
G1 Head/HelmetHighComplete
Repair Paint and any other damageHighPlanned
Modify light cowlings and head faceplateHighPlanned
War for Cybertron style Energon AxeMediumComplete
Shoulder InsigniaMediumComplete
Thighs (Upper Leg sections)LowPlanned
Blaster Rifle (G1 or War for Cybertron style)LowPlanned