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Legend of Dragoon

Cosplayer: Sunsetdancer

Variant: Dragoon

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

2nd MCM Expo May 2008


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Ikkaku-kun - 24th September 2008
winner of *most epic statue at the cosplay desk* award xD
seriously cool costume :)

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Neko-Chan - 24th September 2008
Ahh~
we saw you at the masq we were waiting behind you at one point
your costume was truely epic.

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Anonymous - 24th September 2008
Dude this is epic the last time i played legend of dragoon was a demo about 4 years ago i cant find the full game anywhere.

Amazing costume £500+ ZOMG why did it cos so much what did oyu make it out of

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Sunsetdancer - 24th September 2008
The game is on the rare list now and you can pay up to £80 for a good copy.

Well it cost about £300 in materials, the boots were New Rocks and were in a sale at £145, plus there was the wig and the under clothes.

Had to make the sword to out of foam and latex.

The whole costume went like this:

Motorcross armour with steel frame bolted and welded into place.
Then Stryrofoam was expandyfoamed on top.
The foam was shaped with a sander.
Then the whole thing was covered in PVA (this protects foam from airsol).
Then I sprayed it with a textured paint.
Then put on detail with no more nails.
Then airbrushed the the desired effect.

The whole thing was made in loadsa parts so it would fit into my car (ford focus), and was litterly bolted together at PTI at expo before masq.

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Manjou - 25th September 2008
O_______________________________________O!!!!

Seriously amazing costume! It's great that people still remember this game :D

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Amy-Lou - 25th September 2008
Roses dragoon form is one of my dream costumes, so seeing this made my jaw drop. Utterly fantastic and the wings looked really sturdy. Congrats on getting it to fit in a car XD

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Sunsetdancer - 25th September 2008
Wings were very sturdy, thanks to a welded steel rod frame. These still had to be collapseable thought to get into car.

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Sephirayne - 26th January 2009
A seriously awesome cosplay. I didn't get to see it though at expo as I didn't go to the masq. Congrats on the award.

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nanahara - 27th March 2009
this cosplay was awsome at expo

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Shenny - 16th June 2009
This is amazing! How did I not see you!!!

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Zelda - 3rd May 2011
Omg this was you???? I didn't know that, Im doing merus Dragoon form at some point :3
This is so epic <3

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Manticore Arts - 10th September 2011
Oh WOW! You just made me Nerd Gasm a little there.. This is Awesome!