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Unread 12-04-2011, 02:49 PM   #1
Kiromaru
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Need ideas/assistance with Balmung Cosplay

I'm looking at doing a Balmung cosplay from .hack//

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Now I've been looking around and cosplayhouse is selling a set of armor for $800.


But looking at that makes me think it wouldn't be too complicated to make it out of simple materials. So what I'm wondering is:

Does anyone have experience with bendable plastics or what I was thinking of doing was some experiment with Foam Board (stuff's rigid and super cheap.) The real material I wanted to try was fiberglass. But really these shapes are quite simple and I could work out the feathers etc later.

I have read a bunch of tutorials on working with the materials. [I'm just asking for advice from experience]

Thanks in advance for any comments.
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