Inventory Blowout! Professional quality cosplay wigs 30-40% off with shipping included - Click Here for details

Go Back > Fashion > Other Fashion

Thread Tools
Unread 07-21-2011, 11:00 PM   #1
Lord High Emperor Gibulus
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 3
Cyberpunk for men

Hey guys,
I'm involved in a cyberpunk sideshow for Matsuricon and I was looking for suggestions on ways to do cyberpunk for men on the cheap. When I think cyberpunk I think EL wire, neon colors, leather, bionic implants and just overall futuristic looking things. I know I could do cosplay easy by buying a motorcycle outfit and fitting up EL wire, but that's WAY too expensive.

Also, I have a shitton of circuit boards laying around. I also have a nintendo power glove I was thinking about wearing along with a HP Jornada 690 strapped to my other arm.

I just don't want it to be TOO too tacky...
Gybson is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 07-24-2011, 11:34 AM   #2
Future Trauma Surgeon
~BloodCaduceus~'s Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 111
Using too much of the circuit board WILL look tacky, BUT you can make bracelets, a choker, earrings if you have pierced ears, ect. will work wonderfully! Having the circuit boarding as an accessory rather then as the main part of the outfit will add a nice effect
For commission information, such as pricing, please PM me!

Next convention: NYCC (Saturday Only)
Costume: Hades from Saint Seiya The Lost Canvas

Proud Member of Cosplay Burlesque!
~BloodCaduceus~ is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 09-02-2011, 12:17 AM   #3
Snip, snip.
ElleZee's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 51
Here are some links for ideas :

See this thread, my reply specifically. I reference several movies worth watching for ideas.
ElleZee is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 09-17-2011, 03:42 AM   #4
Best chin on
KitoCosplay's Avatar
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 2,950
^Yes! I love Cryoflesh!
KitoCosplay is online now   Reply With Quote
Unread 11-01-2011, 03:30 PM   #5
Registered User
924man's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 4
if you want to do something cheep use p.v.c. plastic vinyl cloth and paint on circuit broad and use a nokia 770 on a wrist band
0 to 60 in holy shit-porsche
psn id s924man
1987 porsche 924-s red factory inline 4 with mods
924man is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 12-21-2011, 12:35 PM   #6
:P Puyooo
Join Date: Apr 2011
Posts: 48
Uh, a Hp Jorana would be completely the opposite of futuristic and more or less like you're from the past.

Stick an iphone on your arm, that'd show everyone how futuristic you are.

You could do a period cyberpunk, e.g. 90's. Get some RJ 11 (Phone line/POTS), 56k external modems and drag around a crt monitor. It''d be hip, cool and no one else I know has done it before.
kirbykirb is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 04-07-2012, 06:07 AM   #7
dumb nerd
Neelh's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2012
Posts: 441
I'd say look at Four Leaf Clothing. They have lots of punk that could be modified, but they're a bit pricy... Very pricey...
helpless aromantic

i'm autistic, please be gentle
Neelh is offline   Reply With Quote
Unread 10-11-2012, 04:03 AM   #8
Registered User
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 11
Originally Posted by ElleZee View Post
Here are some links for ideas :

See this thread, my reply specifically. I reference several movies worth watching for ideas.
Both are Nice. But I usually use this site
johnwik is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:36 PM.

Copyright 2002-2017, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
All comments and posts in our forums are the opinion of the respective poster.