Maximus
Gladiator

Cosplayer: Leadmill

Variant: General

Status: Complete

Condition: Not Set

Showcased 30th November 2015

6th June 2015: Helmet Finished Helmet finally finished

20th May 2015: Boots Plan to use these for Maximus as they moderatly asthetically close to the late Roman style footwear. They will be partly covered by tunic trousers and greaves.

20th May 2015: Tunic Material Nice wool material selected for Tunic/Trousers and a grey blend for the Undertunic. It is lush!

19th May 2015: Helmet Started Helmet cut to shape from sheets of leather, before using boiling water to carefully mould the leather to shape.

19th May 2015: Vambrace Finished Moulded in similar process to greaves, affixed with straps and leather thongs.

19th May 2015: Greaves Finished Strapping and lacing at back added.

15th May 2015: Greaves Shaping Greaves shaped to fit. Will be affixed to legs using straps and ties.

14th May 2015: Greaves Progress WIP on greaves. Cut from cow leather and moulded to shap.e

14th May 2015: Submalis Tunic Complete Pteruges added.

13th May 2015: Submalis Pteruges Complete Eagle designs added and leather strips dyed ready for adding to submalis tunic.

13th May 2015: Pteruges Detailing Eagle detailing for submalis pteruges.

12th May 2015: Armour Detailing Armour detailing approaching completion. However few bits still to be done.

12th May 2015: Test Fitting Shoulders and Pteruges attached for a test fitting. Looking good so far!

7th May 2015: Tunic Leather Leather acquired for leather under-tunic which another set of longer pteruges will be attached to.

2nd May 2015: Griffon Detailing Griffon details for front of the armour.

30th April 2015: Pteruges Complete Lion heads painted and attached.

30th April 2015: Shoulders Painted and Weathered Shoulders painted and weathered to give a blueish worn steel look.

29th April 2015: Lion Head's Completed All done, ready for attaching.

29th April 2015: Lorica Shoulders Cut from Vegtan leather to represent metal lorica segmentata shoulders.

27th April 2015: Breast Plate Moulded Moulded from saddle style leather. Doug had a hell of a job with it!

23rd April 2015: Lion Head's for Pteruges These will be affixed to leather pteruges.

23rd April 2015: Lion Head Mould Taken from a trinket obtained by Doug in Rome.

17th April 2015: Wolfs Head Design Design made from putty ready to be cast.


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Alias Cosplay - 19th May 2015
This will be awesome!

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Manjou - 20th June 2015
This costume will echo in eternity! :D

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Manticore Arts - 6th August 2015
Maxihbnnnngggg God you were stunning in this outfit!!!

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Valentine Cosplay Gaming - 16th September 2015
wow

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Alias Cosplay - 17th September 2015
Photo's are amazing :)

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Tracy - 3rd December 2015
Absolutley incredible, nice to see a uk cosplayer turning out something good quality.

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Sephirayne - 4th December 2015
Wow! Incredible costume. The details are fantastic.

Congratulations on the showcase.