Costume :Iron Man
Variant :Tony Starkers
Source :Iron Man
Progress :Complete
Worn At :Minami Con 17 (2011)

Costume Photos





Avengers Huddle!


Also with trousers

But watch what you say, or else we'll put out your lights!

We may look like pansies


Costume Information

Cost : £200 materials
Awards : Next time put a sock there award, Minami 17

This is a prototype of a new technique I'm using. When I'm happy with it I'll do a tutorial on how it works.

Some things about this costume:

It's built using pepekura patterns that are heavily edited

It's made of foam covered in PVC

Everything besides the head was made in less than a week with Matt and Timber helping me cover the PVC with glue. On monday morning it was paper being printed off.

It's built to be as comfortable as possible so I can do funny shit in it.


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I am furious that I missed this at Minami. PICTURES JUST AREN'T ENOUGH!

by Lulu Rose on Monday, 21 March, 2011 - 22:40
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Made of so much win. :D

by Storme on Monday, 21 March, 2011 - 22:40
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Win! And a whole freaking ton of it at that >.<

by Quinzel on Monday, 21 March, 2011 - 22:58
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LOL, just lol xD

by TheEmoEmu on Monday, 21 March, 2011 - 23:10
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Sexaaaaay :D

by Telly on Tuesday, 22 March, 2011 - 06:39
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hahah, love it XD

by eternal_aranel on Tuesday, 22 March, 2011 - 10:23
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so-much-fun! Love it. ^_^

by Ranma1-2 on Tuesday, 22 March, 2011 - 11:48
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This made me laugh considerably to see in the stream of photos from Minami =P

Extra awesome given it only took a week!

by Junta on Tuesday, 22 March, 2011 - 12:52
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tab. i am immensely sad that i missed this... and your underwear

by montblanc on Tuesday, 22 March, 2011 - 13:06
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So utterly gutted I miss this awesomeness in action :(

The smiley icon just isn't enough to express my woe for not seeing this in person.

But damn! Epic costume. Love the armour.

by Sephirayne on Tuesday, 22 March, 2011 - 15:00
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That is so awesome. Loving the Ironman pants. Iron man is one I wanna make. I was looking at the pepakura to make it but was gonna do it out of fibreglass. How easy is it to make from the materials you used?

by naurarwen on Tuesday, 22 March, 2011 - 23:45
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by Berserk667 on Wednesday, 23 March, 2011 - 03:54
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Oh Tony Starkers, you please us so.

by kiichan on Wednesday, 23 March, 2011 - 12:02
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Once again Tab, you're raising the bar. Awesome work my friend, and looking forward to seeing the final production (and that tutorial) ^__^

by k4tt on Friday, 25 March, 2011 - 12:33
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Absolutly amazing - and I want those pants! EPIC on so many levels :D

by gaming_goddess on Saturday, 26 March, 2011 - 21:07
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by tripletriad on Wednesday, 30 March, 2011 - 03:34
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You know I wouldn't be suprised if you could fly in that thing, it looks so real! Awesome job.

by White Leviathan on Wednesday, 30 March, 2011 - 19:18
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Is that a proton canon in tabs pants or is he happy to see me lol got to love the pepakura craft cant wait to see this finished

by Defrain on Wednesday, 6 April, 2011 - 13:56
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I just love you guys :) there arent enough Comic costumers on here! well done! amazing work on the iron man armor, I know you were doing it for lolls in the undies but please do the rest of the armor! everone should make at least one set! XD

by Captain_Marvelous on Thursday, 26 May, 2011 - 23:31
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by FairyPorchQueen on Thursday, 29 September, 2011 - 22:25