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Spamton G. Spamton from Deltarune

Spamton G. Spamton is a darkner in Deltarune.  First encountered in Cyber City as a miniboss, Spamton can also be a bonus boss like Jevil, depending on the decisions made by the player.  Spamton has a look based around that of traditional ventriloquist dummies, with slicked-back black hair, white skin, an unnerving smile, and red cheek circles.  To recreate this look, you can use a white hooded bodysuit as your base.  Use fabric glue to attach red felt circles and then draw the smile on with a fabric marker.  Then, throw on your wig, black shirt and pants, and bi-colored sunglasses overtop and you’ll be ready to terrorize Cyber World.

Abigail from Stardew Valley

Abigail is a character from Stardew Valley.  Along with Penny and others, Abigail is one of twelve characters available to marry in the game.  She has a penchant for the macabre and is a drummer in a band.  Abigail has purple hair and wears goth-inspired clothing in dark colors including a choker.  For her script in the game, Abigail accepts gifts as if they are food, including amethysts, which she eats despite them being gems.  You can add a little extra humor to your costume by carrying purple rock candy with you.

girlfriend from friday night funkin

Girlfriend from Friday Night Funkin’

Girlfriend (voiced by Kawai Sprite) is a character in the game Friday Night Funkin’Boyfriend spends the game facing off against various characters in a bid to prove himself worthy of Girlfriend.  Girlfriend has long auburn hair and wears a tight red dress with matching heels and nails.  For Week 5, one of the levels of the game, she adds a festive flair to her outfit with white-trimmed red gloves, gold bell earrings, and thigh-high stockings.

mulbruk from la-mulana 2

Mulbruk from La-Mulana 2

Mulbruk is an ancient who remained dormant within the ruins of La-Mulana before they were destroyed and she was awakened.  In La-Mulana 2, Mulbruk has undergone a modern makeover.  Though she still often falls asleep when her mind wanders, she has traded in her traditional robes for striped socks, boots, and a purple tank top.  Her hair is wrapped in golden thread with a large purple bow tied on top.  If you don’t want to commit to holding a cold cheeseburger all night, a chew toy can make for a more convenient prop.

ralsei from deltarune

Ralsei from Deltarune

Ralsei is a Darkner from the Deltarune game.  Ralsei is a secondary protagonist and a friend to Kris.  He also acts as the party’s healer.  When not wearing his hat, Ralsei appears as a white goat-like creature.  When wearing his hat, however, his fur turns black in color instead.  To recreate his look, you’ll need to layer a green robe, hat, and glasses over black underlayers.  You can use white and black fabric markers to add details to the face mask and the front of the robe.

boyfriend from friday night funkin

Boyfriend from Friday Night Funkin’

Boyfriend (singing voice provided by Kawai Sprite) is the main protagonist of the game Friday Night Funkin’ in which Boyfriend must sing-off against characters including Daddy Dearest in order to win a date with Girlfriend.  Boyfriend has light blue hair and wears a red and blue baseball cap, jeans, and red sneakers as well as a white t-shirt with a red “prohibited” symbol on it.  To top off the look, you’ll need to grab a microphone.  Be sure to warm up your voice before entering into any singing competitions, though.

Hornet from Hollow Knight

Hornet from Hollow Knight

She may look sweet but don’t let looks fool you. She’s a tough opponent that knows how to use her giant needle in a fight. Hornet from Hollow Knight isn’t always an enemy, though. She just has her duties and she’s not about to let anyone get past without a fight.

There are three major parts to a Hornet costume. The first is a mask similar to the shape of her head. For that, you’ll want to go to Etsy. Underneath it you’ll want a hair cap to keep your hair and place and black face paint to use around your eyes and then white face paint anywhere that shows around the mask.

The second important part is her purple cloak. It flares more than most cloaks so you’ll want to wear a purple top and a purple skirt underneath with a crinoline beneath the skirt for added flare. Black gloves, black tights, and black boots round out her outfit,

Finally you’ll want to go back to Etsy for Hornet’s needle. The product linked here is a little over three feet long and is perfect for cosplays of all ages.

Lucifer from Obey Me!

Lucifer is a character in the anime romance simulation and RPG Obey Me! One Master to Rule Them All He is featured in an otome, or a female targeted story game. The game revolves around seven demonic brothers. Lucifer is the eldest among them, though most loyal to his younger brother, Diovolo. Each brother represents a different sin, and Lucifer represents Pride.

raz aquato from psychonauts

Razputin “Raz” Aquato from Psychonauts

Razputin “Raz” Aquato (voiced by Richard Steven Horvitz) is a 10-year-old psychic and the main character of the Psychonauts game series.  In addition to his psychic abilities, Raz comes from a family of acrobats and is a natural performer.  Though his costume changes slightly in each game, he typically wears a leather circus cap and red aviator goggles with brown gloves and a green turtleneck.  His bag proudly displays his merit badges.

jevil from deltarune

Jevil from Deltarune

Jevil is a portly imp and an antagonist in the game Deltarune.  In chapter 1 of the game, Jevil serves at the first bonus boss.  He is a Darkner and one of the holders of the Shadow Crystal.  Jevil has grey skin and wears a black and purple jester’s costume with a lime green collar and matching shoes.  With a purple tail and yellow teeth, he’s a truly peculiar-looking character.