Login New Account
Cosplayer waynekaa > Costume of Gambit from X-Men

Most Recent Photo
Special Variation:
Kotobukiya Fine Art Danger Room Sessions
Year Completed:
Construction Difficulty:
Wig styled by
Imari Yumiki
Costume worn at:
New York Anime Festival 2011
New York Comic Con 2011
WonderCon 2012
Permanent Link:
About this Costume
Construction Details:
I haven't made a stretchy costume in a while, strike that, Dio, and then AntiSpiral last year. I haven't made a shiny superheroy costume in a while, last one being Robin, so I'm a bit rusty. The dark blue bodysuit was left over fabric from I tried to make Karrie be my Viper to my Jackie Chan, so I finally used that, it's got just "enough" sheen to it. Made the bodysuit to avoid a seam down the middle. The jacket collar was quilted ahead of time then sewn in with wire reinforcement. Just another trenchcoat to add to my coat collection (Hei, Mr. Chan, Kaiba, Kaiba, Gray). The boots started off silver, and then were airbrushed to that slight frost blue as seen in the figure. I also airbrushed his trim to that color before attaching it to his shiny hot pink body armor. There is a quick and dirty muscle suit underneath since I don't have the pack to give him all his man-cleavage he has in the figure. The head... thing is also made of spandex-lycra and based off Sasuke Sarutobi's headband. Gloves I started off making normal ones then cut off the necessary fingers.
Personal Thoughts:
I've always wanted to cosplay Gambit, but never really wanted to get full sclerals for it. But then, all of the photoshop! And ALL OF THE ROGUES that suddenly popped up convinced me it was the right thing to do, and much better than whole body paint Nightcrawler.
Wig Details
Wig Brand
Wig Name
Short B Side
Original Color:
Dark Brown
Add a Comment
  • Photo 1
     Photo 1
    Comments 0 Views 130
  • Photo 2
     Photo 2
    Comments 0 Views 95
  • Photo 3
     Photo 3
    Comments 1 Views 259
  • Photo 4
     Photo 4
    Comments 0 Views 120
  • Photo 5
     Photo 5
    Comments 0 Views 107
  • Photo 6
     Photo 6
    Comments 0 Views 103
  • Photo 7
     Photo 7
    Comments 1 Views 344
  • Photo 8
     Photo 8
    Comments 0 Views 167
  • Photo 9
     Photo 9
    Comments 0 Views 104
  • Photo 10
     Photo 10
    Comments 0 Views 115
  • Photo 11
     Photo 11
    Comments 0 Views 120
  • Photo 12
     Photo 12
    Comments 0 Views 121
  • Photo 13
     Photo 13
    Comments 0 Views 146
  • Photo 14
     Photo 14
    Comments 0 Views 145
  • Photo 15
     Photo 15
    Comments 0 Views 117

Sorry, you must be a registered user of and logged in to view and add comments. Either log in or register now!