Construction photos for my Master Sword and Hylian shield I used at comic con. I designed the Master Sword to be shorter than usual game depictions so I could really draw and sheath it over my shoulder and gave the shield a worn look as if it had seen real use in battle - and considering how heavy it turned out it would probably work too… I also added additional straps so it could be rigged to the scabbard and be carried on my back.
Not one to steal credit the guides I used as a starting point for each item are these:
London Film and Comic Con 2013
Hello Tumblr - once again it’s been ages since a post,but this time with good reason. All my time recently has been dedicated to preparing cosplay for comic con and for my first time I’m happy with the results after long weeks slaving away on the sword and shield,much heavier than the photo would have you believe - and as the perfect compliment I had an amazing Zelda to partner with http://kittykaos86.tumblr.com/ and judging from the reception of the people at LFCC I think it qualifies as a success.
and we were both sent on a quest by http://thattallguyoverthere.tumblr.com/ to find the three pieces of the triforce hidden somewhere in the convention (See Tanith’s blog for more).
I’ll wrap this up with a couple of photos from the con…