We all know that 3D printing cosplay has become a branch of the 3D printing industry. If you don’t believe it visit one of the Comic-Con events and you will see it for yourself. Gamers all over the world are working on their costumes months before the event dedicated to video games and movies. They only have a couple of days at their disposal to make themselves seen by the entire audience.
Since its inception, 3D printing cosplay area has seen a great boost and a huge advancement. Only a couple of years ago, the cosplayers would flaunt 3D printed props from video games, movies, and comic books. Now, they can recreate entire costumes without blinking.
To show you how far can a human go when it comes to his 3D printing cosplay outfit, we put together 25 3D printed cosplay props and items. Check them out because they worth every minute and effort invested.
3D Printing Cosplay Helmets
Jack Skellington Head
What is it? He is the main protagonist of the movie The Nightmare Before Christmas. The character wears a black-striped suit and a tie resembling a bat.
If you want to walk in the shoes of the patron spirit of Halloween, this mask is exactly what you need.
Where can you get the files? They are stored at MyMiniFactory.
What is it? Kylo Ren is the nickname chosen by Ben Solo, the son of Han Solo and Princess Leia. Ben was trained by his uncle, Luke Skywalker to become a Jedi. However, the dark side has appealed more to him and he has turned his back from his family members to follow the path of the Dark Force. Kylo Ren has also appeared in the most recent Star Wars: The Last Jedi movie.
Where can you get the files? Get the STL files for the 3D printing cosplay mask of Kylo Ren at Thingiverse.
What is it? It is another Star Wars character-inspired mask, perfect for cosplay or Halloween. You can also use it as a trophy that you can display in your room.
Where can you get the files? MyMiniFactory has them.
What is it? It is the helmet of the famous white-suited troopers seen in Star Wars movies. The best thing about 3D printing is that you can replicate as many as you want and create your own army of Stormtroopers.
But before 3D printing a full-size Stormtrooper Helmet, you can practice your 3D printer’s abilities by printing a 3D printing figure of a stormtrooper.
Where can you get the files? Thingiverse is the place to look for them.
Mr. Potato Head
What is it? Bring back childhood memories by 3D printing and wearing the mask of one of the Toy Story characters. Even if you will not enjoy it, your child will be thrilled to see you rocking it.
Where can you get the files? At Thingiverse.
3D Printing Cosplay Weapons
Destiny 2 – Crimson Hand Cannon Replica
What is it? Are you a Destiny 2 video game fan or not, the replica of the Crimson Hand Cannon will not leave you indifferent to its accurate details and the possibility to use it in cosplay.
There are 22 STL files in total to print but you will get yourself one nice piece of cosplay weapon.
Where can you get the files? The files are available at MyMiniFactory.
What is it? If you want to impress your lady during the next Halloween, dress up like the God of Thunder – Thor and don’t forget to grab the Mjolnir with you. Ladies really fall for powerful men with red capes ;).
Where can you get the files? Look no more. They are available at MyMiniFactory.
What is it? From the Japanese manga series, Hellsing comes this really cool gun. This one will probably be appreciated by those who are familiar with the story and fancy flaunting it at a cosplay event.
Where can you get the files? We looked for them and found them at Thingiverse.
Overwatch Lucio Blaster
What is it? It’s the gun carried by the Overwatch character Lucio. The creator behind this replica promises that this 3D printing prop can become a computer-controlled, featuring background music, sounds effects and lights.
Check also our selection of Overwatch 3D printing Models.
Where can you get the files? Get the files at Thingiverse and start building one ASAP.
Destiny 2 The Rat King
What is it? It is a fascinating small gun with interesting effects. And a challenging one to unlock for the computer game players.
Where can you get the files? Again you can turn to Thingiverse for them.
3D Printing Cosplay Suits
Iron Man MK6
What is it? It’s the suit worn by one of the most popular movie characters of all times. It’s boring to have only the 3D printed Iron Man helmet. Get in the game and replicate the whole suit.
And if you want your cosplay event to be a success, 3D print one of these and wear it with style, just like Tony Stark does.
Where can you get the files? They are free and you can get them at Thingiverse.
Fallout 4 Combat Armor
What is it? If you’re tired of superheroes stuff, you can always 3D print entire combat armor. And not a simple one, but one inspired by Fallout video game.
Where can you get the files? At MyMiniFactory.
What is it? It is a wearable machine powered by a system of electric engines. Take the play to the next level by wearing a 3D printed exosuit.
Where can you get the files? Thingiverse has them.
Genji Suit Armor
What is it? It is the replica of the Overwatch character Genji bodysuit armor. A perfect cosplay suit for the Overwatch-die-hard.
Where can you get the files? You can download them for free at Thingiverse.
What is it? Sauron is the main antagonist of the J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings. Most of us, however, associate Sauron with the image of “the Eye”. Nevertheless, Sauron was the chief lieutenant of the Dark Lord.
The armor of Sauron depicts all his demonic nature and will make a perfect suit for cosplay.
Where can you get the files? We found them at Thingiverse.
3D printing Cosplay Swords
What is it? It is the sword with which Eowyn kills one of the Nazguls. Her bravery is fearlessness make her one of the most beloved Lord of the Rings characters.
Where can you get the files? Go to Thingiverse to download them.
Final Fantasy XV – Ignis Scientia Dagger
What is it? It’s the dagger that Ignis Scientia carries in the Final Fantasy XV video game. It is a pretty fresh installment in the Final Fantasy video game series that will keep you hooked in front of your computer screen to take part in the adventure of the main character.
So now, you can 3D print the replica of the weapon Ignis carries.
Where can you get the files? MyMiniFactory has them.
What is it? It is the sword with which Isildur cuts the One Ring from Sauron’s hand after it had been broken into pieces by Sauron himself. The sword was then reforged by the elves and carried by Aragorn throughout his journey to defeat the Dark Lord.
Where can you get the files? At MyMiniFactory, of course.
Halo Energy Sword
What is it? It is the signature Sangheili Energy Sword seen in Halo video game. The sword expresses the owner’s personal skills and combat viability.
The replica of the energy sword promises to be mind-blowing. You can add led lights inside the blades for additional effects.
Where can you get the files? Head to Thingiverse to get them.
Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Guardian Sword with NeoPixel LEDs
What is it? The Guardian Sword from Zelda: Breath of Life can only be obtained after having defeated a base version of Guardian Scout.
You can replicate the video game sword with the help of 3D printing and add led lights inside the blades for light effects.
Where can you get the files? Thingiverse.
3D Printing Cosplay Accessories
What is it? It is the magic wand owned by Dumbledore throughout all Harry Potter movies, until his tragic death. The last spell that the wand cast was the ‘Avada Kedavra’ spell.
Perfect for Halloween and not only, the Elder Wand will transport you into the world of magic.
Where can you get the files? Hurry up to get them from MyMiniFactory.
What is it? This item doesn’t need an additional introduction. Use it whenever you feel like the king or queen of the house.
Where can you get the files? No need to travel to far lands. They are available at one click distance at MyMiniFactory.
What is it? It is the metal skeleton of the hand of Terminator, as seen in the Judgment Day movie. What is cool about this hand is that you don’t need to 3D print the entire body of the Terminator. Add a leather jacket, some sunglasses, boots, and a poker face and you’re ready to save the world from the rise of machines.
Where can you get the files? They are located at MyMiniFactory storehouse.
Zootopia Police Badge
What is it? It is the badge carried by the character of the much-acclaimed cartoon Zootopia. Cosplay or roleplay – it’s your call how you use it.
Where can you get the files? Buy a 3D printed police badge from Shapeways.
Sailor Moon Wand
What is it? It is the wand carried by Sailor Moon, the hit anime cartoon. Perfect printable anime item for cosplay for girls of all ages.
Where can you get the files? Shapeways will send you a 3D printed one.
Whether it’s guns, swords, or full suits, 3D printing cosplay has some awesome stuff to offer. You just have to step into the game.
Happy 3D printing everyone!