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Tabletop Cosplays?

MaiuMaiu Registered User regular
I always love cosplaying a character from a video game or show I'm obsessed with, but I'm curious about board game/tabletop cosplays. Coup characters would be a lot of fun. What other cosplay ideas are there?

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  • deestardeestar [E]nforcer PAXEast Vermont Registered User regular
    Characters from Pandemic, Go as a Cards Against Humanity Card, some of the stuff from Dungeons and Dragons and Pathfinder is awesome and very easy to create based on the illustrations in the D&D manuals,books, videogames etc, Medieval characters from Carcassone, Settlers from Cataan, Characters from Clue, Candyland etc.. there is lots of room and it lets you use your imagination a bit more than character from a video game, or comic book.For example other than a few illustrations in a D&D manual do we really know what a Dark Elf looks like, or a Terrask?

  • ishtraishtra Long IslandRegistered User regular
    I like this chance to wear all my boardgame t-shirts etc.
    there are also some great Meeple sweatshirts for some casual dressing up.
    Saw some Awesome Catan costumes with each person surrounded by their built-up hex, though maneuverability took a hit haha

    Attendee: PAX East 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
  • GundabadGundabad PAX East & Unplugged Tabletop Manager NJRegistered User regular
    Legend has it a group once cosplayed as the characters on the Ticket to Ride box front.

    I also expect to see some giant walking meeples

  • punziepunzie Cookie Pimp Registered User regular
    deestar wrote: »
    Characters from Pandemic, Go as a Cards Against Humanity Card, some of the stuff from Dungeons and Dragons and Pathfinder is awesome and very easy to create based on the illustrations in the D&D manuals,books, videogames etc, Medieval characters from Carcassone, Settlers from Cataan, Characters from Clue, Candyland etc..

    Oh my word. Now I want all my cookie brigade distributors to dress as different characters from Candyland.

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  • SolelronSolelron Resident MIB Cornelius, ORRegistered User regular
    we've had Munchkin Cosplayers show up at West before. I wouldn't be surprised if that happens again.

  • djlybsdjlybs Slayer of the Datas Boston MetroRegistered User regular
    Also, remember Star wars has a lot of TTG and TRPG. So, pretty much any SW cosplay would work.

    I would love to see characters from King of Tokyo or New York. Also, I think the Fantasy Flight Cthulhu series characters would be pretty easy to do.

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  • nevermore13nevermore13 Registered User regular
    Also this will be a perfect event for any eyrewood cosplay (lookouts, daughters, thornwatch)

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  • ItaraItara Registered User regular
    I'm planning on bringing my MaxX (Netrunner) cosplay as well as my Inquisitor (Warhammer 40K) costumes. My group of friends is talking about putting together a group cosplay of clue, or maybe Betrayal. We haven't decided yet.

  • Ironhide13Ironhide13 Registered User new member
    If you want a wide range of options, take a look at the tabletop miniatures games. Warhammer 40k & Age of Sigmar, Warmachine & Hordes, Malifaux, all good options. Lots of factions and styles to choose from.

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  • BigDumbHippyBigDumbHippy Registered User regular
    fingers crossed for an uncle pennybags cosplay

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