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Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

NYCC 2016: Stage and More

By on October 10, 2016

We’re still in the post-convention daze, but I took the evening to edit together some of the footage from the Twitch live stream of the event. We ended up…

Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

NYCC 2016: From the Floor

By on October 9, 2016

A lot of totally awesome convention-goers have been taking pictures of our Immortan Joe costume on the floor of the event, and I just wanted to use this post…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Gearing up for the Championships!

By on September 21, 2016

I got the confirmation – I made it past the preliminary round of judging for the Eastern Championships of Cosplay and, with a bit more luck, I might get…

Cosplay & Props Electronics Immortan Joe

Arduino-Controlled Breathing

By on September 10, 2016

One of the things I decided the mask needed was the ability to control the airflow the fans produced through the hoses and into the mask. The easiest way…

Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Anatomy of a Warlord

By on September 7, 2016

This costume still requires a significant amount of weathering and wear to be added, but I needed to take a large number of reference images of my own…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Airbag Weathering & Chrome Spray

By on September 6, 2016

Immortan Joe’s airbag is pretty much done at this point. We did a bit of preliminary weathering and distressing with acrylics, and the whole unit is essentially self-contained. One…

Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Airbag Final Fitting

By on September 5, 2016

Even more frantic work in the home stretch. With everything basically worked out, we did a dry-run of the airbag mounted on the hard points of the back armor…

Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Airbag mounting frame test

By on September 5, 2016

We’re in the home stretch, so things are happening much faster now.┬áThe frame has been all painted up and the mounting brackets attached. Our vinyl/pleather/whatever-it-is Airbag has been pretty…

Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

Airbag and War Club

By on September 2, 2016

Airbag top section is basically done, although we did mess with (read: significantly removed) the levels of stuffing a bit to deflate it some after these…

3D Printing Cosplay & Props Immortan Joe

The Key to Valhalla

By on September 1, 2016

While everything else is going on with my Immortan Joe project, and because I am ADD as all hell, I decided to prototype something else to go with this…