Bustersword (Crisis Core Version) - Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core




This is the first proper weapon/prop i ever made.
I didnt quite realise how much it would cost in the end to make, but im a sucker when it comes to detail, so i dont really mind that it cost me just over £100 to make.

I decided to make one after having a look on the internet and i wasnt really impressed with what was available,
they were either nothing like it or they were just way to small and the shipping price was just extortonate.
So i thought ultimatley that i could make one that looks the part/has all the detail and is the right size for a pretty much the same moneye as buying one.


Valentine_x posted on 26 June, 2011 - 14:54
This is incredibly spot on! Kind of drooling a bit here... Wow .___.

Sketch McDraw posted on 26 June, 2011 - 15:08
...here's a tissue, your kinda making a puddle of drool there lol

Eloraborealis posted on 26 June, 2011 - 15:20
Flawless work, the attention to detail is really impressive! :D

sjbonnar posted on 29 June, 2011 - 13:47
This is really good! I made my one on the cheap ^_^'

Sephirayne posted on 30 June, 2011 - 18:50
This is epic. The details are amazing.

Speckles posted on 20 July, 2011 - 13:34
Really gorgeous work. Wish I could have seen this in person!

Tedward posted on 3 September, 2011 - 09:06
Oh my . What do you us to make the body of the sword ?? I must know ! Pure epic !

Sketch McDraw posted on 3 September, 2011 - 15:13
I made the frame out of pine wood n then covered it with 5mm thick Foam Board and used balsa wood to build up the hilt as i wanted to keep it as light as possible.

Adamoluna posted on 5 September, 2011 - 14:53
GREAT work on that buster!

J-Po posted on 6 September, 2011 - 21:30
omg i want!!!!!!! givey giveyyyyy

SamanthaKaiba posted on 6 September, 2011 - 22:26
I really love this...nice work...

Sketch McDraw posted on 6 September, 2011 - 23:06
You had your chance at the Expo J-Po :p But i'll let you hold my new one im currently building at the October Expo if your lucky enough ;D lol

RevenantPunk posted on 24 March, 2012 - 00:52
Wow, all your weapons look stunning! I bow down to you good sir...

SlimDefinition posted on 1 December, 2012 - 20:17
What RevenantPunk said! Your weapons are brilliant. I'd like to take a few leaves from your book.