Costume :Cactuar
Variant :FF8
Source :Final Fantasy Series
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo October 2008

Costume Photos

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Cactuar and Ryu

Moar cactuar plz

Cactuar Expo

My form of walking

*powering up xD*


Legs ;)



Costume Information

Time Taken : A month


Ive Done a Tonberry!!! im Becoming a Cactuar also!!!! :D YAH!!!!

Body cast now made xD



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You Are A Complete LEGEND!

by Mocha-Berrytan on Friday, 5 September, 2008 - 07:50
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good progress, when you gonna get them tights? XD!

by Neko-Chan on Friday, 5 September, 2008 - 16:08
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Its looking really good =)

by GraceyDarling on Sunday, 14 September, 2008 - 13:04
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LOL epic! Looking awesome xD

by stripey_dani on Sunday, 14 September, 2008 - 21:54
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"we're men,
manly men,
we're men in tights 'TIGHT TIGHTS',
we roam around the forest looking for fights".... etc xD

by Ikkaku-kun on Friday, 26 September, 2008 - 16:57
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wow that looks SO cool

can't wait for October =)

by Xauriga on Friday, 26 September, 2008 - 23:25
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This is pure win =D

by Emzone on Saturday, 27 September, 2008 - 00:44
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Amazingly eccentric costume

by behind_you on Saturday, 27 September, 2008 - 11:19
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-melts and dies-

by Mocha-Berrytan on Monday, 29 September, 2008 - 21:00
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LOL it looks really good xD those tights are great haha

by GraceyDarling on Tuesday, 30 September, 2008 - 18:17
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by Berserk667 on Thursday, 2 October, 2008 - 08:54
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OMG!haha!thats brilliant!cant wait to see you at expo!so have to have photos!

by Reve on Sunday, 5 October, 2008 - 22:31
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Haha classic XD

by Littlegeeky on Monday, 6 October, 2008 - 23:36
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epic cactuar FTW!

by Freyarule on Wednesday, 15 October, 2008 - 18:39
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God dammit I'm even more annoyed I can't make London now, damn you uni! :( This is amazing, good to see a cactaur cosplay at last :D

by AmethystEyes on Saturday, 18 October, 2008 - 13:49
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Damn why did I write TONBERRY when this is blates a cactaur? *fail* I've been watching too much youtube but ahh well still is awesome :P

by AmethystEyes on Tuesday, 21 October, 2008 - 18:46
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hehe loved this at the expo glad I got to see it =)

I think I have a photo of you =)

by Xauriga on Monday, 27 October, 2008 - 16:02

the cactuar was great and i think its going to be pretty popular

by vincent42valitine on Monday, 27 October, 2008 - 20:35
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CACTUS MAN!!!!!!!!!! yo! tis cabbage from in the line at expo. hows you doing?

by evilsnowball on Wednesday, 29 October, 2008 - 19:19
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sup Jake XD or should i say cactus man XD

btw this is Joe from expo (Cabbages friend)

by JoeDLuffy on Tuesday, 4 November, 2008 - 01:06
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Thanks for the comment on Pang Tong ^^
Your cactuar was awesome and it really made me smile seeing you having fun and dancing about. Great work and look forward to seeing more costumes from you.

by hakuloveszabuza on Sunday, 16 November, 2008 - 18:57
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You legend, i remember you from the expo, you had the stamps on your face XD

Cactuar rocks so damn hard, looking forward to seeing your next costume!

Plus at about 3am on the saturday night we talked with that small group in the lobby, I was the girl with short, red hair and with the Scottish dude.

by Kaythenia on Monday, 17 November, 2008 - 12:55
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=D Thanks for your comment on my Gilver! And of course I saw you, who could have possibly missed you? I was seriously impressed by your costume! I think I saw you at the ball too, I do know you had a chat with one of my friends. So yeah.

And that trip in the masquerade? Absolutely made your skit, totally. It was great how you just got straight on with it <3

by Elata on Tuesday, 18 November, 2008 - 01:18
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You legend, i remember you from the expo,did u end up with a cold after sundays photo shoot cause all the rain and only socks to teep ure feet warm ure a very brave man also i think i have 20 different photos of u either with other people or in the bacground !!

Cactuar rocks!!! keep up the good work looking forward to seeing your next costume! please let it be a moomba or somthing just as ace xx

by Sasashie on Wednesday, 19 November, 2008 - 15:59
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Thanks for the comment, it means a lot from a cosplayer as awesome as you! I'll try to get the Franziska von Karma costume 100% perfect ^_~

Love this costume by the way, I'm sure I saw you at the DLR station! XD

by Kuja on Friday, 21 November, 2008 - 21:41

Oh god Jake. That shocked picture of you is too epic. xDDD

by on Tuesday, 16 December, 2008 - 00:05
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by sherbetsprite on Thursday, 14 May, 2009 - 00:42

I remember seeing this from a distance at expo, and not having the guts to come over and tell you how epic it is XD Great job.

by Hannah-Kiwii on Sunday, 17 May, 2009 - 16:53
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by Addamsrib on Monday, 20 July, 2009 - 01:16
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OMG Cactuar costume! One of the best little recurring characters ever. Your costume looks great, and thanks for the message!

by Tomecko on Friday, 31 July, 2009 - 05:07
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Love the powerin up, am just tempted to add a caption saying OMG HIS POWER LEVEL IT'S OVER 9000!!!! XD

by GoldieNeko on Friday, 14 May, 2010 - 20:45


The official trip over video (Posted 28th October 2008)


ouch my leg