Costume :Equius Zahhak
Source :Homestuck
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo October 2011

Costume Photos

Equius and Aradia

Grey skin?

Finished costume, sans makeup

Horns - Complete


Glasses 2


Second makeup test

Progress - 2

Progress - 1

First makeup test... >.<


Costume Information

Cost : ~£80
Time Taken : Two months

Gonna put a fair bit of cash into this so I reckon it'll look good :) I'm about to start buying stuff - I've tracked down the clothes I need, then I'll need to make the horns and get a few other things. I'm planning to use my natural hair, since I couldn't find a wig that looked any better.


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my body is ready

by caligulasAquarium on Monday, 5 September, 2011 - 10:43
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Oh ho ho, you know it ;)

by Versipellis on Monday, 5 September, 2011 - 12:11
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by caligulasAquarium on Monday, 5 September, 2011 - 12:32
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I'm glad that you like them ^^; it's still early days, the finished costume will look a load better

by Versipellis on Monday, 5 September, 2011 - 12:38
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Looks great so far! :D I really like how you did the make-up around the eyes.
Meowrails furever :33

by ToroSonyCat on Monday, 5 September, 2011 - 12:53
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Aww, thanks so much :3

by Versipellis on Monday, 5 September, 2011 - 13:41
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This is looking purrfect!

by Jyagaimo on Monday, 5 September, 2011 - 22:01
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So strong... ::::O

by RevenantPunk on Friday, 9 September, 2011 - 18:00
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D --> STRENGTH remains my STRONGEST attribute

by Versipellis on Monday, 12 September, 2011 - 16:21
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Heeeey Eridaaaaaaaaaanperrsooooooon like... 5 of my friends are also planning on doing homestuck cosplays so I was wondering if we could gather one of the days for photos and what not? Oh and also, any tips for horns? Thank yooou <3

by colacat24 on Wednesday, 14 September, 2011 - 18:57
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I know! Time, y u no go faster? :(( We could do a mockup/photoshoot in October if we get really bored, I guess?

by Versipellis on Friday, 16 September, 2011 - 21:54
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Liking the glasses! You're going to make such a cool Equius ;__;

by colacat24 on Sunday, 25 September, 2011 - 15:44
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Aww, thanks so much :))

by Versipellis on Sunday, 25 September, 2011 - 17:18
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Omg, you make like, the best Equius ever!! I'm sure I saw you post in Hotelstuck? ;A; <3

by My__RoadOfBlood on Monday, 24 October, 2011 - 01:05
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Aww, thanks :33 You might have done, what's you Facebook name?

by Versipellis on Monday, 24 October, 2011 - 10:38
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Ahh, your Equius cosplay is so awesome! :D Meeting you in person was also awesome, even if I did spend half of my time videoing/taking photos (sorry!! DX). Best meowrail! I uploaded a photo of us both to my Nepeta cosplay, I hope that's okay :0

by ToroSonyCat on Tuesday, 1 November, 2011 - 16:43
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Of course it's okay, I might add the two of us to this :3 Is it okay if I post it on dA as well? You were the cutest Nepeta in existence, we should totally have spoken more ;w;

by Versipellis on Tuesday, 1 November, 2011 - 21:16
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Okay, I'm totally late but yess of course you can post it on dA! :33 And thank you very much ;u;

by ToroSonyCat on Thursday, 10 November, 2011 - 17:30
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by TheGyroCaptain on Monday, 16 January, 2012 - 19:45

To-Do List

Create vest with transferHighComplete
Paint HornsHighComplete
Make horns from fibreglassHighComplete
Get face-paintHighComplete
Get the rest of the clothes - gloves, tights and shortsMediumComplete
Get black lipstickMediumComplete
Blacken teethMediumComplete
Get hair cutMediumComplete
Get blue eye-shadowLowComplete
Get a broken bow/towelLowComplete
Get glasses and mess them upLowComplete
Paint nails yellowLowComplete
Re-dye hair bluey-blackLowComplete