Connor Kenway - Assassins Creed 3

StatusComplete
Worn AtEurogamer Expo 2012
AwardsPlayExpo 2012 Best Male Cosplay.


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I have decided to do Connor over Altair as it be nice to have an up to date cosplay for once. like always, gaming_goddess will be helping me with the textiles and ill be doing the "hardware".

hoping to have this done for Euro gamer.

Comments

FusionRose posted on 23 April, 2012 - 11:41
Looking forward to seeing this!! x.

Annadill posted on 26 April, 2012 - 16:32
Sweet can't wait too see it

Numta posted on 19 September, 2012 - 15:37
DAT COAT! 0.0 GG did an AMAZING job on it - really suits you too man! Cannot wait to see your connor =D

Zelvyne posted on 3 October, 2012 - 12:31
Saw you at Eurogamer - your costume looked fantastic :)I was especially admiring your arrows and quiver - very nice work on them

Numta posted on 15 October, 2012 - 12:56
This was very well put together - you look amazing dude =]

JustPeachy posted on 17 October, 2012 - 01:36
Your Connor is absolutely amazing!! Great work :)

Sephirayne posted on 18 October, 2012 - 22:12
This was really well put together. Loved all the different techniques you used. Congrats on the award ^^.

LittleRecordGirl posted on 12 November, 2012 - 21:39
Wow, this is amazing! I just finished AC3 the other day and was memorised by the idea of how anyone could cosplay him and give his outfit justice. But this is incredible!

otakugirl posted on 28 November, 2012 - 00:23
omg you look amazing

Moonchild posted on 30 November, 2012 - 13:36
Great work on this!! I love the photos in the woods, great stuff =)

cowiee posted on 12 December, 2012 - 02:51
oh wow. love the photos. incredible.

samwhitewolf posted on 12 December, 2012 - 18:53
Absolutely amazing work, I'm highly impressed! :O

Squall_wolfheart posted on 13 December, 2012 - 11:34
thank you all. don't forget to show gaming_goddess some love for it.

Manticore posted on 15 December, 2012 - 16:58
These Photos are Beautiful Ash!

Augmented Queen posted on 20 January, 2013 - 23:30
This is wonderful! Brilliant work

Karakulz posted on 28 January, 2013 - 18:42
Brilliant! :D

Ragepotato posted on 6 February, 2013 - 18:31
That shot with the flag is sick. <3 Clio

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Progress Journal

Vest and Jacket Sleeves complete (Posted 3rd September 2012)

There are various methods that people have suggested for how Connor's Sleeves attatch to his coat. In the end we opted to go for attaching them to the undervest method. Everything is fully lined with blue lining. The vest is actually sewn shut at the front and a zip has been put into the back as this seemed the easiest way to make the front stay flat.

Only a little more progress needed on the jacket. The jacket is made but just need to add the collar and the front blue panels with the millions of buttons. The hood and hood lining have been sew but the hood needs to be altered to fit the head correctly. The lining will be attatched after this process. Then finally the jacket collar and the strips of wool fabric to attatch the hood to the jacket. oh and the big blue diamond that goes on the back and the fake pockets. So about Jacket and hood are about 50%.

Massive Fabric Order (Posted 2nd June 2012)

So the process begins. Gaming_goddess has ordered all the fabric for my connor cosplay and she is eaglerly awaiting it's arrival. We decided on a synthetic wool in the end to keep cost down as it's £9 a meter instead of the £30+ that 100% pure wool can be. For the waitscoat we are using a fairly thin cotton drill to counter the factor the coat will be so warm.

We had originally decided to use leather strips for edging but then gaming_goddess had the idea of using seude as she can also make gauntlets and fingerless gloves from it as it would A. be cheaper; B. nice and soft to wear and C all those segments match and then the other leather work is a different colour which is more accurate to the artwork. Though I may change my mind and make the gauntlet and gloves out of leather if I'm not happy with how the seude looks.

Currently left to buy is:
Order Buttons.
Order Coat Pattern.
Buy Jeans
Buy a thin shirt to wear under all clothing.
Buy Milliput for assassin emblems
Buy fabric for sash
Buy primarni finest slipper to build boots from.
Consider buying boot cover pattern.
Beads for Beading

So still a lot of work to go but staying proactive. Really please I decided to cosplay Connor as I really like his design. Hope it comes out as well as I invisage.