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This is the Best T-Rex Costume You’ve Ever Seen

A Japanese company called On-Art Corporation wants to build a Jurassic Park-like attraction called “Dino-A-Park.” But instead of spending billions of dollars trying to bring extinct creatures back to life, the company has instead created some of the most life-like and realistic dinosaur costumes you’ve ever seen. Read More >>

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Dad Makes Adorable Thunderstorm Costume for His Daughter

Lots of kids are terrified of thunderstorms, but not Zoey. Her dad, who you might remember from the glowing stick figure costume he made her a few years ago, is back with this over-the-top Princess Cumulus thunderstorm costume that’s as wonderful as it is impractical for actual trick-or-treating. Read More >>

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Look at This Magnificent Daft Punk Helmet Replica

You wouldn't want to be the person who who enters a Halloween costume contest and finds themselves up against the ridiculously talented craftsmen at LoveProps. They just completed work on this flawless replica of Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo’s Daft Punk helmet that’s as gorgeous as it is fully functional. Read More >>

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Scare Everyone Shitless With This Animatronic Shark Costume

As Alfred pointed out in The Dark Knight, some men just like to watch the world burn. To them, a day at the beach spent lounging in the sun isn’t particularly enjoyable. But a day at the beach spent terrorising swimmers with this amazing animatronic shark suit? Now that’s an afternoon well spent. Read More >>

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This Live-Action Transformers Fan Film is Better Than All of Michael Bay’s Attempts

Using a mix of computer graphics, remote control miniature models, and some truly impressive costumes, Lior Mocho and the crew at Chisel Pixel have created the live-action Transformers fan film we all hoped Michael Bay’s first effort would have been. Read More >>

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ASDA Recalls Buzz Lightyear Costumes so Kids Don’t Accidentally Hang Themselves

Supermarket ASDA is asking parents who bought their pampered little shits a full immersion Buzz Lightyear costume that makes noises to return the thing for a refund, after worries arose that a tragic case of mislabeling might lead to a child being placed in peril. Read More >>

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A T-Rex Riding a Horse Kicking a Football is Everything Wonderful About the Internet

The internet has some dark corners, there’s no denying that. But how could humanity ever carry on without a tool that lets us share a brilliant video of a man in an inflatable T-rex costume riding a horse kicking a giant football? Read More >>

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Is the Star Wars Snowspeeder Wheelchair or Cute Pablo Escobar 2015’s Best Halloween Idea?

Whether you’re stuck for Halloween ideas, already have your costume sorted or really don’t give a shit about the weird tradition, you’re going to be impressed with what Jeremy Miller’s packing. The 8-year-old suffers from spina bifida and is therefore wheelchair-bound, and his Star Wars-loving dad’s done him proud. Read More >>

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Seven Half-Arsed, Last-Minute Halloween Costumes

You hate Halloween. Now you have to go to a party, and you don't have the guts to not dress up. You're screwed, but don't worry, not so screwed that you can't make a good showing Read More >>

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Got an Empty Cereal Box? You Can Easily Make a Slick Star Wars Costume

If you haven't outgrown your love of Halloween, but don't have as much time as you'd like to dedicate to designing an awesome costume, Steve Wintercroft has got your back. On his site you'll find a bunch of patterns for easy but detailed Halloween masks, including this stormtrooper getup that surprisingly detailed for being made from an empty cereal box. Read More >>

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Smartphones Turn These Masks Into Incredible Animated Halloween Costumes

Proving that sometimes all it takes is a popular YouTube video to kickstart a successful business, Mark Rober, the guy who made the gaping-gut costume using two iPads a few years ago, is back with even more easy but impressive costume ideas. And that includes a line of Halloween masks that come to life with nothing but a smartphone running a free app. Read More >>

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Give Up Now, This Alien Human Pilot Mask Already Wins Halloween

You can go ahead and scrap your plans for that 'hilarious' bent iPhone costume you've been planning, because even though October's not even here yet, we've already clearly got a winner for this year's best Halloween getup. And it only takes mere seconds to put on, no hours spent in a makeup chair. Read More >>

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The Most Accurate Vader Costume Ever

Anovos has been outfitting geeks with replica costumes from popular sci-fi franchises for years, but at Comic-Con this year the company has what is easily the ultimate power in the cosplaying universe. Based on the design created for The Empire Strikes Back, this Darth Vader getup is the most accurate, and surprisingly comfortable, costume you'll find anywhere. Read More >>

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A Transformers Trucker Hat Mask is the Easiest Halloween Costume

The general rule of thumb is that the older you get, the simpler your Halloween costume becomes. And with yet another Transformers movie hitting cinema this summer, there's no doubt these Optimus Prime and Megatron-themed trucker hats, complete with masks that unfurl, will be a popular choice this October. Read More >>

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Endless Animated Features Make This the Best Amateur Iron Man Suit Yet

There are more home-made Iron Man suits on the internet than Tony Stark has dollars in the bank. Some are even quite good, but none come as close to mimicking the real thing like this creation by an Instructables-user calling himself Honus. Read More >>