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Chucky Bodypainting Illusion

Chucky Bodypainting Illusion

Makeup artist Mirjana Kika Milosevic likes to doll herself up in all sorts of incredible looks. Watch as she transforms from a beauty to a beast as she becomes the evil doll Chucky, complete with gaping wounds and a chunk taken out of his bashed-in head.

How to Make Ant-Man’s Helmet

How to Make Ant-Man’s Helmet

Odin Makes shows us how to make Ant-Man’s helmet from Ant-Man and The Wasp. It’s made almost entirely out of craft foam and floor mat foam, and the lenses are from a plastic bowl. If your crafting skills are up to it, you can get Odin’s templates here.

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London Comic-Con 2017 Cosplay

London Comic-Con 2017 Cosplay

The guys from Sneaky Zebra stopped by MCM London Comic-Con 2017 to check out some of the awesome costumes that fans wore to the show. There’s a little something for everyone, from Wonder Woman, to Pickle Rick, to Beric Dondarrion and his fiery sword.

Super Mario Odyssey Cappy Hat

Super Mario Odyssey Cappy Hat

As expected, Nintendo delivered another classic game with Super Mario Odyssey. ThinkGeek lets you bring the game’s new and imaginative mechanics home with this wearable Cappy hat. If you don’t have a Switch yet, you can also get the hat as part of a console bundle.

SDCC 2017 Cosplay Video

SDCC 2017 Cosplay Video

Sneaky Zebra dropped by this year’s San Diego Comic-Con and captured some of the many awesome and creative costumes that fans were showing off. Among our favorites are the Lord of Darkness from Legend, Yondu Poppins, and of course, the Dog Wonder.

DIY Life-Size K-2SO Puppet

DIY Life-Size K-2SO Puppet

One of the best parts of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was the snarky new droid K-2SO. Norm Chan from Tested recently met up with fan Darren Moser to take a look at the amazing full-scale K-2SO puppet suit he’s been building. We can’t wait to see the finished build.

WonderCon 2017 Cosplay

WonderCon 2017 Cosplay

Sneaky Zebra dropped by WonderCon in Anaheim, California to hang out with the many dedicated fans who turned out in their best costumes. The Joker and Mr. Meeseeks both want Lucille, John Wick got his dog back, and that dude from Beetlejuice still has a tiny head.

Katsucon 2017 Cosplay Video

Katsucon 2017 Cosplay Video

BeatdownBoogie dropped by Maryland’s Katsucon to spend some time with many dedicated fans who turned up in their finest costume garb. There’s lots of eye candy, though we had to wash our eyeballs out after the creepy dude at 1:04.

Creepy Alien Creature Masks

Creepy Alien Creature Masks

Halloween might be several months away, but it’s never too early to start shopping for your next awesome costume idea. These freaky looking handmade masks from Bird Art Bulgaria should do the trick just fine. There’s some awesomely weird stuff here, folks.

C-3PO Body Paint

C-3PO Body Paint

We’ve seen makeup artist Kay Pike’s amazing body paint creations before, but this golden protocol droid from Star Wars might be her best yet – with those exposed wires in her belly and flat eyes painted on her eyelids. The red arm from The Force Awakens is a nice touch.

Dragon Con 2016 Cosplay

Dragon Con 2016 Cosplay

Sneaky Zebra dropped by Atlanta’s big sci-fi and fantasy fan convention, and captured video of some of the many fun and fantastic costumes on hand during this year. It was a hard decision, but the four LEGO Ghostbusters minifigs win our vote for best of the show.

Gadget-filled Batman Cosplay

Gadget-filled Batman Cosplay

Costume maker Julian Checkley was awarded the Guinness World Record for having the most functional gadgets on a costume. He didn’t make the Arkham Origins-inspired Batsuit, but he did make the gadgets, which include a Bat-tracker, a grapnel gun, and a flashbang.

Adam Savage Incognito 2016 Pt. 2

Adam Savage Incognito 2016 Pt. 2

Aside from dressing up as The Revenant‘s bear, Adam Savage also toured the San Diego Comic-Con with Anovos’ officially licensed Kylo Ren costume, which apparently weighs 10lb excluding the helmet. It looks badass though, as a $3,100 costume should.

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SDCC 2016 Cosplay Music Video

SDCC 2016 Cosplay Music Video

Sneaky Zebra presents their latest cosplay compilation, showing off some of the amazing craftsmanship, creativity and dedication of costumed fans who attended this year’s San Diego Comic-Con. Nope, we have no idea what the deal is with Ronald McThornald is either.

Wondercon 2016 Cosplay Video

Wondercon 2016 Cosplay Video

Our pals at Sneaky Zebra dropped by WonderCon in LA to catch some of the more impressive costumes on hand. While Zoolander 2 was a letdown, the guys dressed as Derek, Hansel, and Mugatu nailed it, as did Thanos, Batman and Deadpool. Then there’s BB-8 kid.

Robin Body Paint Cosplay

Robin Body Paint Cosplay

Body paint artist Kay Pike has dressed herself in a number of incredible “outfits” made almost entirely from makeup. Her latest creation – the Boy Wonder himself. You can watch the design come together in her time-lapse video.

The Superhero of Cosplay

The Superhero of Cosplay

Wired talks to Shawn Thorsson, whose life changed course after he saw a trailer for the first Iron Man movie. After making a replica of Tony Stark’s suit, Shawn never looked back and has been making amazing costumes and prop replicas ever since.

Electronic Magic Carpet

Electronic Magic Carpet

For Halloween, Casey Neistat and Jesse Wellens did an updated version of the skateboarding Aladdin costume, turning a Boosted Board electric longboard into a magic carpet. An electric skateboard and Yeezy Boosts? He’s a prince indeed.

Split-Personality Cartoon Makeup

Split-Personality Cartoon Makeup

Makeup artist Kandee Johnson shows off a look in which she transforms herself into a comic book character that’s half man and half woman. The freaky contact lenses help finish the look, but it’s Kandee’s talent that brings it all together. If you don’t believe us, watch this.

Comic Con Russia Cosplay

Comic Con Russia Cosplay

It’s good to know that folks in Russia love cosplay just as much as we do here in the States. This great video from Mr. TVCow shows off some of the impressive costumes and makeup at Comic Con Russia 2015. Is it just us, or are all the women in Russia gorgeous?

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Dragon Con 2015 Cosplay Party

Dragon Con 2015 Cosplay Party

BeatDownBoogie takes us inside the geeky paradise that is Dragon Con, as dedicated fans show off some of their awesomely creative cosplay. That girl at 3:19 is gonna haunt our dreams now. Want more? Be sure to watch parts two and three.

SDCC 2015 Cosplay Video

SDCC 2015 Cosplay Video

Sneaky Zebra’s latest costume hunting video comes from the big daddy of events – the 2015 San Diego Comic-Con. Yet again, we’re in awe of the creativity and dedication of the fans. We especially love the Walking Dead group cosplay.

Hadfield & Savage as Astronauts

Hadfield & Savage as Astronauts

Adam Savage loves to attend the San Diego Comic-Con in full costume. This year he went as a 2001: A Space Odyssey astronaut with a very special guest: retired astronaut Chris Hadfield. Skip to 9:50 for their “spacewalk.”

Batman Arkham Origins Cosplay

Batman Arkham Origins Cosplay

An incredibly accurate cosplay of Batman’s armor from Arkham Origins made by Julian Chekley and his crew at Order 66. Julian’s Darth Malgus is equally awesome. Photos by Kamil Krawczak. Video here.

MCM London Comic Con Cosplay

MCM London Comic Con Cosplay

Cosplay spotters Sneaky Zebra were at it again at the May 2015 MCM London Comic Con, where they caught up with a variety of creatively costumed folks, from Chappie to Fred Flintstone, from Baymax to Thor, and everyone in-between.

The Steampunk World’s Fair 2015

The Steampunk World’s Fair 2015

Cosplay filmmakers BeatdownBoogie show off some of the awesome and offbeat costumes, props and mechanical creations that surfaced at the Steampunk World’s Fair – an event we never heard of but must attend next year.

Wintercroft Masks

Wintercroft Masks

Need a quick and easy costume for Halloween? Steve Wintercroft makes polygonal mask templates that fit on A4 paper or card stock. The designs are blank, so feel free to spice them up with colored paper or doodles.

SDCC 2014 Cosplay Video

SDCC 2014 Cosplay Video

Our friends at Sneaky Zebra grabbed footage of some of the best and most creative costumes from this year’s San Diego Comic-Con, along with a couple of celebrity cameos. Is it just us, or is that actually Tom Hiddleston dressed as Loki?

FantasyCon Cosplay

FantasyCon Cosplay

Sneaky Zebra’s latest video takes us to Salt Lake City’s FantasyCon 2014, where fans showed off their spirit with costumes from all manner of science fiction and fantasy. The Hound and Arya win our top prize – while R2 and 3PO win nothing.

The Ultimate Godzilla Cosplay

The Ultimate Godzilla Cosplay

Kaiju fan Sean Sumagaysay took many months to create this (building) smashing Godzilla costume, which he recently paraded around in at the Puerto Rico Comic-Con. See the unfinished foam suit in motion here.

Predator Baby

Predator Baby

All kinds of cool costumes turned up at WonderCon this year, but this Predator cosplay might just be our favorites of all time. Sure, the tot has no idea what’s going on, but don’t little kids exist solely for our amusement?

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