Comic conventions are some of the largest and most iconic entertainment events that happen every year all across the United States, Europe, and Asia (especially in Japan). Cosplaying is one of the biggest draws of these events, drawing costumed fans from around the world for fun.
Each of these events can draw upwards of 20,000 people. Some of the cosplayers create outfits that look as impressive as their movie and video game counterparts, even with automated and mechanical parts.
Some are so believable that they could even be confused for the real thing. If you don’t believe us? Just check out the gallery below and you might feel enriched by the experience. If you’re a cosplayer, you could gain some inspiration from these efforts.