Overwatch fan shares incredibly accurate Brigitte cosplay - Dexerto

Overwatch fan shares incredibly accurate Brigitte cosplay

Published: 8/Mar/2019 13:56 Updated: 8/Mar/2019 15:14

by David Purcell


Overwatch fans have been dressing up as their favorite heroes since the game was released in May 2016, but this new Brigitte cosplay might be the best of the bunch. 

Cosplays have become a popular phenomenon in the world of video games and have become a large part of gaming culture too, with players replicating the styles of their favorite characters. 


However, not many will top the Brigitte cosplay which was modelled by a member of Overwatch’s online community. 

Reddit user Arorea, who has over 6,000 followers on Instagram, is known for posting photographs of herself wearing a number of different video game-related outfits. 


Her latest post on March 7 has attracted a lot of attention on social media – with the Instagram post post amassing over 10,000 likes at the time of writing. 

arorea / InstagramHere is Arorea’s latest Overwatch cosplay for Brigitte.

Arorea also took part in a photoshoot with photographer Josue Artavia, who goes by the name of Mojo on Instagram, where she featured alongside some other models. The cosplayer posted her photo to the Overwatch subreddit as well. 

@where_is_mojo / InstagramAshe and Brigitte cosplays on show.

Some cosplays for other games have been known to cause quite a stir, though, as seen with Kayyybearxo and her cosplay of Apex Legends character Lifeline, which some argued was a little too risqué.


However, in this case, Arorea has received mostly positive feedback from her post, with some redditors calling her makeup “great” and others complimenting on other details. “Your hair is the big winner here, I think we all agree,” another posted. 


League cosplayer descends from the heavens as amazing Dragonslayer Diana

Published: 7/Oct/2020 8:02

by Andrew Amos


Diana has descended from the heavens of Mount Targon here on Earth ⁠— or so you could be mistaken into thinking. Scottish cosplayer ‘anaelic’ has once again delivered the goods for League of Legends fan, putting on an epic display with her Dragonslayer Diana cosplay.

Seeing a Diana cosplay for League of Legends is rare. However, finding an exquisite one is almost impossible. The Scorn of the Moon, with her heavy armor and massive Moonsilver blade, isn’t up there with one of the popular champions to cosplay.


However, that hasn’t stopped anaelic from creating one of the best ⁠— if not the best ⁠— Diana cosplay with her incredible rendition of the Lunari’s Dragonslayer skin.

Dragonslayer Olaf and Diana in League of Legends
Riot Games
The Dragonslayer skin for Diana is one of her most intricate, but that didn’t stop anaelic.

Anaelic has been working on her Dragonslayer Diana cosplay since lockdown began. She was originally going to take it to conventions, but with 2020 stopping all of those, she instead used the project as motivation.


“This project has instead been my distraction, the thing that’s kept me motivated to stay productive, and I’m so proud that I at least have this to show for all the extra time I’ve had,” she said on Instagram after completing her cosplay.

You can tell just how much effort she put into it right from the first glance. Anaelic has managed to recreate the Aspect’s sunset-colored armor perfectly, not forgetting a single panel on Diana’s intricate outfit.

She managed to keep all the pieces together with velcro, although the cosplay is ⁠— understandably ⁠— very hard to get around it.


“I honestly don’t know how I’m going to survive a full day at a con in this cosplay because it is so hard to move about it! It was well worth it though because we got some amazing photos,” she added.


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Anaelic also considered all the small details ⁠— she recreated the smoky effect on her blade with a smoke machine and LED lights built into the crescent. The cosplay is not only one of the best Diana ones we’ve seen, but one of the best cosplays of the year. Period.

The Scottish cosplayer isn’t stopping here though. If you’re wondering what anaelic’s next project is, wonder no more. She is currently working on a Spirit Blossom Lillia cosplay, and she’s trying to make it perfect from head-to-hoof. We’ve even covered her progress on it so far!