Manticore
 


Costume :Jecht
Source :Final Fantasy X
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo May 2012


Costume Photos

Swords up!

Ready or not! here I COME!

Ready to Face a Blitz King?

B*tch please

Together as One

On Watch

From Across Spira

"You Remind me of a Little Boy I know"

B*tch Please!

Versus Strength in the Board

With Scabbior as Black Knights

Ref 1

 


Costume Information

Description
So This was a Spur of the moment last minute things since most of Kitacon was going for a FFX theme rather than Dissidia and so I wanted to try and follow suit, That and its the first time I'm actually using Patterns =O

This is going with my "2 days 2 Jecht Costumes" Challenge... BWAHAHAHHA This is gonna be fun ^_^

Comments

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Nice progress- looking good dude! Keep it up!

by neomogrox on Monday, 9 April, 2012 - 19:11
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Thank you ^_^

by Manticore on Monday, 9 April, 2012 - 21:53
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Wow. You work fast!

by Nomes on Monday, 9 April, 2012 - 22:02
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lol I have to... I badly want to get Two of these done in 2 days ..It's looking certain now
^_^ Thanks!

by Manticore on Monday, 9 April, 2012 - 22:15
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The armors looking fab so far, you realy do work fast! Ah I'm excited about all the FFX! X3

by Natsumi on Tuesday, 10 April, 2012 - 05:45
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Great Stuff in such a short time! We might need to start calling you 'Speedy Gonzales'

by WarriorTeddy on Tuesday, 10 April, 2012 - 10:22
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This is looking so awesome can't wait to see it at Kita!

by Raye-chan on Tuesday, 10 April, 2012 - 20:34
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LOL just like the others here, I can't believe how fast you work and still knock it out looking so ace. XD Nice job~~!

by sarmander on Tuesday, 10 April, 2012 - 20:40
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Lol thanks, I've been pacing myself. The 2 costumes in 2 days has been a brilliant challenge so far, alas I've only completed 1 ;_;

And it's this one! Thanks guys!

by Manticore on Tuesday, 10 April, 2012 - 20:44
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UNFF LOL!

by neomogrox on Tuesday, 17 April, 2012 - 15:50
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PERVERTS THE LOT OF YOU!

I like! LOL Thanks Andy ^_^

by Manticore on Tuesday, 17 April, 2012 - 17:54
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Gosh darn it I didn't see this! It looks immense. I do love that sword.

by Nomes on Tuesday, 17 April, 2012 - 18:52
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Neat cosply. Outdoor photos look so natuaral! Well done. You da maaaaan. :D

by Ranma1-2 on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 08:41
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Thanks Ranma! you wouldn't believe how much Pain I was in during that shoot
Nomes: I KNOW! I MISSED YOUR SHOOT ON SATURDAY! NOOOOO!

by Manticore on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 12:31
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pain?? from what?

by Ranma1-2 on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 19:29
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I lost my big toenail to a branch that day! Damn it was Painful ^_^

by Manticore on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 20:40
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DADDY *cries*

So gutted we didn't get a photo together. :( We'll have to try again sometime!

by Ino on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 20:45
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Bringing him out again for Sunday of May Expo will that do love?

by Manticore on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 21:07
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You looked frakkin' awesome, dude! ^__^V Like you both say, will certainly need to try and team up again someday. Expo is a definate maybe, lol!

by sarmander on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 21:48
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ouch!!..yowch!!!..the more I think about that the more painfull it sounds. >.< Sorry to hear that. I hope it grows back completley well, my friend.

by Ranma1-2 on Wednesday, 18 April, 2012 - 23:04
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You do make a damn good Jecht hun. Loved you in cosplay chess too xx

by FusionRose on Thursday, 19 April, 2012 - 07:14
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You looked officially epic! :D

by Butterfly-Goddess on Thursday, 19 April, 2012 - 07:26
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@sarmander: Yipee! I can't wait! Well if you need Dad! He's around! Sir Jecht to the rescue! *big whale noise*
@Ranma: there's a photo on Facebook I should tag you in! It's ok- I soldiered it through, Jecht takes it all [insert any dirty comment here]
@FusionRose: thank you!!!! Thank you love ^_^ glad you enjoyed my performance with Plummer ^_^
@ButterflyGoddess: Lol only because you loved perving on me ^_^

by Manticore on Thursday, 19 April, 2012 - 09:57
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''.....''

Cause that's all Link says. ;D
Costume was ace, would love to perform/get photos with you again in the future!
(which we will be) :D

by Plummer on Monday, 23 April, 2012 - 05:40
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Great Jecht, you really do suit him. Loving the sword and gauntlet!! They both have a really nice finish.

by Castelia on Tuesday, 15 May, 2012 - 21:11
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This is amaaaaazing!

by LinkyLex on Wednesday, 30 May, 2012 - 17:28
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Love your Jecht! really amazing ^^

by Einmyria on Wednesday, 30 May, 2012 - 20:29
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Still omnomnomnom lol

by neomogrox on Wednesday, 30 May, 2012 - 22:15
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Thank you guys! This means a lot to me, I just wished I'd sort my bandanna out more often lol hahaha! But banks again ^_^

by Manticore on Friday, 1 June, 2012 - 09:49
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.. your Jecht.. just.. just.. YOU AMAZING CHAPPY.

by Kaerith on Friday, 1 June, 2012 - 18:58
 

Journal

Tarnished Finish (Posted 17th April 2012)

Using Black, Red, Brown and Gold Acrylics, a Wet Wipe and a Scour and Sponge I achieved this finished.

Sealed with Car Lacquer

Armour Painting 3 (Posted 17th April 2012)

Weathering the Hand Guards, Went rather well ^_^

Armour Painting 2 (Posted 10th April 2012)

Armour completely painted Stage 1

Armour Painting 1 (Posted 10th April 2012)

Handguard repurposed and painted

Coating 1 (Posted 10th April 2012)

Armour Pieces being coated in Industrial PVA

HandGuard 3 (Posted 10th April 2012)

Shielding on back hand made

HandGaurd 2 (Posted 10th April 2012)

Rivets Attached

HandGaurd 1 (Posted 10th April 2012)

Rivets being attached

Armour Work 1 (Posted 10th April 2012)

Shoulder Section and strapping

Armour Work 2 (Posted 10th April 2012)

Platings Attached

Flaguerre Complete (Posted 10th April 2012)

Painted on with Fabric Paint

Flaguerre Progress (Posted 10th April 2012)

Marked with Pen on Jersey Fabric