An ensemble fit for the everyday warrior in you!

An ensemble fit for the everyday warrior in you!
"Go in peace my daughter. And remember that, in a world of ordinary mortals, you are a Wonder Woman." -Queen Hippolyte We, the Nerd Misfits, are huge fans and advocates of "Casual Cosplay" whether it is taking pieces from the original costume design of a character and finding Muggle world...

No holograms necessary for this Misfit's outfit-of-the-day!

No holograms necessary for this Misfit's outfit-of-the-day!
"Stormer is my favorite character from Jem (and the Holograms). She didn't always make the best of decisions, but Stormer ultimately was the most empathetic and kindhearted of The Misfits. She's my drive behind the big jewelry, bold flowers, and bad ass blue hair in this #ootd." -Christal EYES //...

Cosplay Tutorial: Building Gaige's Robo Arm on a Budget!

Cosplay Tutorial: Building Gaige's Robo Arm on a Budget!
I originally compiled this for the Gearbox Blog, but the link to the actual tutorial is broken! EGADS! So, we decided to share it here in all of its Pandorian glory, because sometimes...things need mechromancing.    Gaige's Robo Arm Tutorial...Boop! This may not be the absolute best or most impressive way...

This Nerd Misfit's outfit-of-the-day was her DESTINY

This Nerd Misfit's outfit-of-the-day was her DESTINY
“Bungie’s Destiny is a pretty stellar game, so when the stupendous force behind Valor Props asked me to snap some photos wearing their Cayde-6 leggings, I said…’HELL YES, GUARDIAN!!!’ The rest arose out of comfort and obvious need for a big fuzzy red hat. Let’s be honest though, #CaydeisBae.” -Hillary...

Cosplay Crash Pad #8: René Koiter incites a Blizzard of emotions as Drogo

Cosplay Crash Pad #8: René Koiter incites a Blizzard of emotions as Drogo
Photo by Kenneth Pfeifer Photography Good news, everyone! We have here, René Koiter, Warcraft artist and occasional warlord on the weekends. In December, René will have worked for Blizzard for nine exhilarating years as a graphic artist, currently in Story and Franchise Development. This means, he’ll earn his personal shield...

Cosplay Crash Pad #7: Run amok with this Spellbinding Hocus Pocus Cosplay!

Cosplay Crash Pad #7: Run amok with this Spellbinding Hocus Pocus Cosplay!
Amanda as Sarah, Lauren as Winifred, Chrissy as Mary Photo by Joits Photography  Bubble. Bubble. We're in trouble. All Hallow's Eve is upon us and Hocus Pocus is and will forever remain one of the greatest Halloween films ever. So, when photos starting circulating of this magical trio...we about lost our...

The Couple Who Cosplays Together Stays Together w/ Becka & Dhareza!

The Couple Who Cosplays Together Stays Together w/ Becka & Dhareza!
Photo by Jason Laboy Photography  Gizmodo did a super sweet and tubular video highlighting Nerd Makeup Ambassador and cosplayer, Becka Noel, along with her partner in crime, Dhareza Maramis. We happen to adore these two and their incredible skills speak for themselves. Check out the video below on Gizmodo!  The...

Cosplay Crash Pad #6: Bernie Bregman's yellow brick road to cosplay!

Cosplay Crash Pad #6: Bernie Bregman's yellow brick road to cosplay!
That Bernie Bregman is SO hot right now! Taking care to honor different characters iconic in the comedic genre of pop culture, founder of Nerds Like Us brings laughter and smiles to conventions all over the nation. With Bernie seizing attention in the cosplay scene with charisma and flair for...

Cosplay Crash Pad #5: Bernadette Bentley “Bernadazzles” as Xena!

Cosplay Crash Pad #5: Bernadette Bentley “Bernadazzles” as Xena!
Photo by Manny Llanura Photography With a smile as catching as a melodic tune, Bernadette Bentley sweetens the world of cosplay with flashes of glam and memorable bouts of badassery! Though her satchel of tricks includes everything from voice acting and hosting to dancing and choreographing, we wanted to hear...