One of the most prominent video games she has appeared in recently is Super Smash Bros. A college professor by day and cosplayer by night? Outside of cosplaying, Yuki is also known for being a costume designer, make-up artist, and panel judge at cosplay competitions. She states her mom as her inspiration and thanks her for getting her into cosplay, having seen a flyer for a local anime convention and making Lindsay's first two costumes for her so she could enter the local costume contest. Having to juggle her studies while crafting her own cosplays means we can look forward to future works of art. This devotion shines through in her cosplay, as Holly has been known to spend countless hours crafting the perfect costumes as well as splashing cash to perfectly depict her favourite characters. We are always impressed by Holly Wolf, and if you love this cosplay as much as we do, be sure to give her a Like on her Facebook page! Her cosplay name Rizzy no Okuni was a collaborative effort stemming from her love for Dizzy of Guilty Gear fame changing just the first letter and the anime Izumo no Okuni.
She has stated in the past that her favourite character to cosplay is Psylocke of the X-Men, having cosplayed all the costume variations of the character. First we look at Jenni Källberg, the Swedish cosplayer who's reached the stars. It should be no surprise then that her Samus cosplay should be any different. Her successes as a cosplayer has led to various opportunities outside of the cosplay community — modelling Metroid Prime Trilogy in Germany as well as appearing in numerous Nintendo Power spreads. The destruction of her home planet and the death of her family by the draconic extraterrestrial Ridley and his band of Space Pirates led the orphaned Samus to be adopted by the bird-like species Chozo. Outside of cosplaying, Linda is an avid gamer, a columnist for You Bent My Wookie, and has made appearances in Just Cos, a cosplaying Internet show co-hosted by American beauty, Chloe Dykstra.
And like many other superhero origin stories before, Samus joins the Galactic Federation to exact vengeance on the raiding band of Space Pirates armed with a seemingly impossible Power Suit — an ancient exoskeleton Chozo artifact armed with a myriad of energy weapons and missiles. She has a degree in video game development and is a big fan of the online community 4Chan. A college professor by day and cosplayer in all the time between, Kiki grew up around conventions, having attended many of them in her childhood with her mom, who at the time was a staff member at Star Trek conventions. A recently university graduate, this Canadian native balances understated beauty with elegance and daring seduction in her cosplay designs. Meticulous in her designs, her bounty hunter suit required six months to assemble.
She considers Samus as her favourite character to cosplay, cosplaying her in a unique weathered Varia Suit. The hero of the Galactic Federation, hailing from the distant Earth mining colony K-2L, Samus Aran experienced a difficult childhood. Elegant while wonderfully revealing in all the right ways, this beautiful cosplay elevates the simple jumpsuit to a very impressive wearable work of art. An incredibly intelligent cosplayer, Holly perfectly balances beauty with brains, having just graduated with a Veterinary of Medicine doctorate degree proving that geek girls really do have it all. A cosplay celebrity and industry titan, Jessica Nigri has always done cosplay her own way, adding the special Nigri touch to any character she decides to immortalize. While most take the approach of flawlessly recreating the Zero Suit Samus concept art, Nigri has opted to display Samus in a completely new light, elevating the character to a new level of class and sophistication no one before her has attempted.
That joy soon turned into a passion and we can consider ourselves lucky that it did. And while she may be known for her comic book recreations, her depiction of Samus is a thing of beauty. But despite her success as an internationally renown cover model, her true passions lie in gaming and anime. Crafted to the finest degree , Mariah Mallad, known to most as Momokun, pays homage to the Zero Suit Samus playable in Super Smash Bros. A true veteran to the cosplay community, Jenni has been cosplaying for nearly twenty years. Outside of the cosplay community, Jenni freelances as an illustrator and 3D rendering work.
Va Overwatch , Baroness G. Her favourite character is Samus, which is apt considering her Samus cosplay is truly out of this world. Both have reached critical acclaim with their depictions of Samus and both have won numerous awards. Think space-Batman but with missiles and a Mega Man-like appendage. Since her introduction to gamers in the 1986's Metroid, Samus Aran has become a beloved character, spawning a continuously expansive franchise that celebrated its 30 th anniversary just last year.
Beyond cosplay and streaming, Lindsay is known for her modeling and writing, having acquired a Journalism degree from Arizona State University. A pioneer in the cosplay culture, Holly Wolf is most notably known for being the first Playmate of the Year as well as a successful cosplayer. Lindsay is most notably known for her cosplays of characters from Tron to League of Legends and several Disney characters. In this cosplay, she sports the skin-tight ensemble that Samus can choose to wear in Super Smash Bros. She first discovered the joy of cosplay unexpectedly when she walked into a convention and saw people cosplaying some of her favourite characters.
Beyond the scope of the cosplay community, Momokun is an avid gamer, having picked up her first controller at a young age and now hosts a successful Twitch stream. But perhaps the most popular is the expanding cosplay subculture in which fans of the franchise don their best impression of Samus Aran — complete with her powered exo suit to the more revealing zero suit of recent years. . We can't wait to see where the rest of her career takes her. She has recently bolstered her artistic palette, experimenting with body paint cosplay.
These studies may demand a second look. Over the years, her cosplay talent has expanded from her Dizzy beginnings, having had the opportunity to craft truly spectacular outfits of D. Closely resembling the Zero Suit Samus character playable in Super Smash Bros. Joe , 2B NieR: Automata , and Bayonetta. While most cosplayers are photographed in their outfits at conventions and photoshoots, Lara takes it a step further, doing her own photoshoots and then creating original edits of her art on Photoshop, adding complex layers to her images. We were perhaps even more surprised to discover that her Amazonian proportions resembled Wonder Woman-esque femininity.