All of the characters in Borderlands 2 seem to have memorable, creative designs. The clothing and skin is colored in a cel shading format that gives everyone a cartoon-y look, but the overall aesthetic of the game is on the grittier side. It’s a cool mix. Anyway, the primary antagonist is Handsome Jack. Cosplayer Crystal Faraday, also known as Unbreakable Crystal Faraday, came up with a gender swapped take on the character for Fanime. She started the costume around May 12 and had it ready to wear to the convention ten days later. She used LEDs and added paint to clothing to achieve the cel shaded look.
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