Costume :Beatrix
Source :Final Fantasy IX
Progress :Complete
Worn At :London MCM Expo October 2010

Costume Photos


Tokyo Comiket

Tokyo Comiket, by nifty game

Tokyo Comiket

Bow to you


Full Beatrix

Beatrix design


Costume Information

Cost : About £60
Time Taken : 2 weeks

General Beatrix from Final Fantasy IX. An awesome character who needs to be cosplayed more.

I've now improved the cosplay. A new wig (may have just ruined a beautiful wig- damn I need my head back), the armor and the boots are done and the jacket straps adjusted so they fit better. All round improvement for the Sendai con this weekend...I hope it;s an improvement anyway

Considering this was pretty much my fist time making armor, I'm really proud with how all of this turned out. Especially the boots, which I actually managed to make so I could walk in them.


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Awesome Beatrix ^_^

by Numta on Tuesday, 9 November, 2010 - 07:14
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thank you

by j_mercuryuk on Tuesday, 9 November, 2010 - 07:27
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You made such an amazing beatrix! She's my fav ff girl and you pulled her off to a T =D You must bring this out again x.

by FusionRose on Tuesday, 9 November, 2010 - 14:47
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:D Thank you :D I love her as well, she's risen to be my favourite IX character. I want to wear this again, for a start I'd love to finish the armour and shoes probably, but I also love the costume. The problem is that I don't know when I'd wear it...

by j_mercuryuk on Tuesday, 9 November, 2010 - 16:00
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could you do this again when i get Garnet's dress finished =D I'd love to have you as my general ^_^ x.

by FusionRose on Tuesday, 9 November, 2010 - 21:37
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oooh, I would love that. I was so disappointed that I didn't see another IX cosplayer at expo :( (well, there was Zidane, but I always saw him at the wrong time). Just tell me when you have her finished.

by j_mercuryuk on Tuesday, 9 November, 2010 - 22:10
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Nice Beatrix cosplay :)

by leumas on Tuesday, 16 November, 2010 - 19:07
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O mai Beatrix!
You right she does need more love
Awesome cosplay

by eternal_aranel on Monday, 20 December, 2010 - 11:22
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She does, but is getting a lot more popular recently. I gues she's coming into fashon, so to speak :D Just like Raine and Julia from FFVIII.

by j_mercuryuk on Monday, 20 December, 2010 - 12:01
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wow it would of been beautiful if I were there to see this outfit

by LekLek on Sunday, 26 December, 2010 - 05:23
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:D Thank you

by j_mercuryuk on Monday, 27 December, 2010 - 16:46

Thanks for the comment ^^ I had to look at your gallery and I saw beatrix... I HAVE TO SAY you did an amazing job, and it looks pretty perfect! you suit her so well, one of the only characters I like from 9

by Aqaia on Tuesday, 11 January, 2011 - 19:05
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Your welcom :D
Thanks a lot, I'm really proud of this one. It's not the most complicated I've done, but it looks like one of the most accurate :D Though I do hope to complete to properly, actually do the armour and stuff, rather than just cardboard.

by j_mercuryuk on Thursday, 13 January, 2011 - 00:03
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This is absolutely gorgeous. I love the detail on the back of the coat <3

by prince_izumi on Saturday, 29 January, 2011 - 07:18
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Damn! I didn't see this in October. You're an inspiration!

by SlimDefinition on Friday, 4 February, 2011 - 00:15
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I missed this in October 0_0 amazing! Really nice detail :)

by Raye-chan on Friday, 4 February, 2011 - 09:45
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:D, I tried to get all the details right (the lack of proper armour is still bugging me though)

SlimDefinition: Thanks, that's a big compliment from a great cosplayer like yourself.

by j_mercuryuk on Friday, 4 February, 2011 - 14:28
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Omg, amaaaaazing!
You make a gorgeous Beatrix!

She is one of my all time favourite characters and you pulled her off just perfectly! Love it!

by NakedSalad on Monday, 21 March, 2011 - 16:19
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I really like this ^_^ Well done!

by sjbonnar on Thursday, 16 June, 2011 - 15:42
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Thank you. And on the plus side, I'm having this sent over to me, so I should be able to finish it off and do the armour :D

by j_mercuryuk on Friday, 17 June, 2011 - 14:44
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thankyou so much for the lovely comments ^^ really appreceate it. your Beatrix is amazing i'll have to do a ffix cosplay again to get photos sometime. love your female squall too its wonderful ^^

by timpey on Monday, 27 June, 2011 - 23:03
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I love this so much...lovely pictures also

by SamanthaKaiba on Sunday, 17 July, 2011 - 19:00
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OMG you look so so pretty as Beatrix -^^- great job on the cosplay :D

by Pandora-Chi on Sunday, 17 July, 2011 - 21:02
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...If I ever need armour I think I'll get you to make it, that has turned out fantastically! :D

by messengercat on Monday, 18 July, 2011 - 10:36
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Thank you very much everyone :D It's good to hear that you like the pictures, though I'm hoping to get some better ones up in the next month or two.

by j_mercuryuk on Friday, 22 July, 2011 - 15:20
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Lovely Beatrix :)

by Strawberry_Sprite on Sunday, 7 August, 2011 - 22:10
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Awesome! You do her really well ^^

by TheCakeIsGone on Tuesday, 16 August, 2011 - 09:02
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thank you very much :)

by j_mercuryuk on Thursday, 25 August, 2011 - 09:53
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Thankyou for your comment~ you make a wonderful Beatrix :D she's such an awesome character and you pull her off well~ I know your pain with the wig mine is such a state now will have to redo the curls!! XD

by Natsumi on Friday, 26 August, 2011 - 16:19
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Thank and you're welcome. Blah, I know what you mean, by the second day my wig was a complete and utter mess. I need to rework it if I wear it again, but next time I'll hopefully have a poly. head to attach it to so I can work on it properly.

by j_mercuryuk on Friday, 26 August, 2011 - 16:33

You make such a good Beatric!

I love jacket, it looks so well made!

by - on Thursday, 10 November, 2011 - 18:50
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Thank you, that means a lot :D I really wanted to nail the jacket, get everything right from the silhouette to the neck line. I'm very proud of how it came out and that it fits so well :D

by j_mercuryuk on Friday, 11 November, 2011 - 09:48