Superhero Origins: Cable, AKA Nathan Summers

There are many cool mutants in the Marvel universe, but people who didn’t follow 90’s X-men and X-Force might not be as familiar with who Cable is. Consider this video a sort of cheat sheet to catch up on his backstory and know more about this mature mutant with the white hair and the X […]

This Fifth Element Cosplay is so Green, It’s Supergreen! [Pic]

Did you know? The 20th anniversary of The Fifth Element is coming up on May 9th, and for the occasion the movie has been restored in 4k and will be returning to select theaters on May 14th and on Wednesday, May 17th. [Via Reddit]

DIY PROP SHOP: Crafting a Real Life Version of D.Va’s Headset [Video]

In this episode of DIY Prop Shop, cosplayer Hendo will take you through what you need to do to build your very own D.Va Headset from Overwatch! [Awe Me]

WonderCon 2017 Cosplay Music Video by Sneaky Zebra

From my pals Nick and Gary over at Sneaky Zebra: It’s WonderCon 2017, so we teamed up with our friends at Games Box Monthly to bring you some of the most amazing cosplayers we could find! [Sneaky Zebra]

DIY Jarassic Park Amber Egg With Trapped Mosquito [Video]

In this episode of DIY Prop Shop, host Vinny Logozio will take you through steps to build the Amber Egg from the Jurassic Park movie! [AWE Me]

Cosplay is Not Consent: Inappropriate Photos and Photography Sniping [Video]

After publishing their first video on “cosplay is not consent” and “Inappropriate touching,” the team at Two Geek Guys are back with a pair of new videos covering innapropriate photos (above) and photography sniping (below) in pop culture conventions. Check ’em out! [Two Geeky Guys]

Overwatch Fans Transform Into Their Favorite Character [Video]

Watch as some Overwatch fans get transformed into their favorite characters for a photoshoot in this video from Buzzfeed Blue. [BuzzFeedBlue]

DIY PROP SHOP: Crafting Props from Various Legend of Zelda Games [Videos]

Watch as cosplayer Hendo takes you through the steps to build some your very own props from the Legend of Zelda games! [AWE Me]

The Costume Making Guide: Creating Armor and Props for Cosplay

The Costume Making Guide is a book featuring comprehensive tutorials on how to make your own costumes at home. Whether or not you recognize the name Svetlana Quindt, if you’re into cosplay, you’ve seen her work as Kamui Cosplay. She’s really incredibly talented, especially with replicating tricky armor and low-tech weapons. And now she’s put […]

How Weta Workshop Made Ghost In The Shell’s Thermoptic Suit!

From Tested: We go behind the scenes at Weta Workshop to learn how their costume fabricators made the unique silicone “Thermoptic” suit that Scarlett Johansson wears in the upcoming Ghost in the Shell. With Tested contributor Danica wearing the costume, Adam Savage chats with costume technician Flo Foxworthy about the design and challenge of making […]

Cosplayers Go Skiing

I’ve never had reason to imagine a Venn diagram of cosplay, Japan and winter sports, but this crew would be right in the middle of it. Twitter user  Susutakayama has shared this clip of a group dressed as Gundam robots engaging in skiing and snowboarding… and why not? [Via: Laughing Squid]

Arthas Cosplay [Pics]

This amazing costume of Arthas from World of Warcraft is the work of DeviantArt user Priscilla’s Creations and is modeled by her 12-year-old son. Check out her section on the site for more of her work.