As much as I appreciate the skill and artistry that goes in to cosplay, I have to admit to secretly judging those who participate. I know I shouldn’t ; it’s okay that you lot are weird and want to play dress up. I’m weird too, and have a number of eccentricities that would likely cause you to raise an eyebrow. We’re all just people, and that’s cool. When people start dressing their pets up though, then I think the raised brows are justified.
Here then is a gallery of just that; pets dressed as your favourite video game characters; sometimes odd, sometimes fantastic, sometime hilarious and sometimes very lightly bordering on cruelty (Where are you NOW, PETA?). They’re mostly dogs; you’d have to be exceptionally brave and/or stupid to get a cat in to a costume.
The only thing all of them have in common is a look upon their faces that screams “Please kill me.”
I just rolled around in my own faeces.
Amaterasu from Okami
This is probably the very best animal cosplay ever. EVER.
Bow-wowser? Either way, Mario is a giant dick.
Cats wearing Mario Bros hats
Meowrio and Mewigi.
There’s a joke here about sausages, plumbing and pipes – but I’m not touching it.
A sad and miserable looking Yoshi.
Attach a child in a red Mario hat to my back, and I won’t be responsible for the consequences.
The Legend of Zelda’s Link.
I’ll retrieve the Master-Sword for two scooby-snacks.
The Legend of Zelda’s missing Link
He possesses the Triforce of Corgi, amirite?
Say “Pika” one more time and I’ll bite your face off.
Blanka from Street Fighter II
I will murder your family.
I'm old, grumpy and more than just a little cynical. One day, I found myself in possession of a NES, and a copy of Super Mario Bros 3. It was that game that made me realise that games were more than just toys to idly while away time - they were capable of being masterpieces. I'm here now, looking for more of those masterpieces. I am also the emperor of the backend