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Mental_Army
09-03-2010, 07:35 AM
Hi everyone I've been wondering how i would go about turn samurai armor steampunk

juusanbantaigrr
09-03-2010, 08:02 AM
Hmmm. Well, there are numerous ways you could go about it. Using this (http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/13/Samurai_armor_Asian_Art_Museum_SF.JPG) as an example:


~You could try putting a holster or similar device on the shoulder bits and using it to pack a "steam pistol".

~It looks to me like there are gloves to the costume? There are so many steampunk-y things that can be done with gloves.

~ Carry a big fucking gun :D

Stormchaser
09-09-2010, 08:40 PM
Have you ever heard of a tabletop game called Warmachine? It centres around steam powered autonomous robots. Probably the simplest way of turning your Samurai armour steampunk would be to turn it into a Steam powered samurai robot costume. So long as your skin is covered up and you have a boiler backpack type thing, and you wear the obligatory goggles, it should look pretty cool. Then ad a big smegging gun so you look like something from Sucker Punch

http://nerdreactor.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/Sucker-Punch-Samurai-Mini-Gun-Baby-Doll.jpg

Leadmill
09-15-2010, 03:56 AM
http://juggern0ught.deviantart.com/art/steampunk-arcanepunk-samurai-177565918
Done by a friend of mine.

paper cosplay
09-17-2010, 03:41 PM
look at the anime samurai 7