Horizon Zero Dawn Aloy Electronics with Trinket, LEDs, and More
Lightning Cosplay has been crafting a replica of Aloy’s shield weaver armor from the video game Horizon Zero Dawn. They’ve added extra electronic touches to the skirt portion of the costume using Adafruit products such as Trinket, LEDs, and a battery for Aloy’s power cells. They attached the electronics to power cells they sculpted and cast themselves. You can see how they assembled the pieces and incorporated them into the skirt in the above video.
Learn more about making other aspects of Aloy’s shield weaver armor at Lightning Cosplay’s YouTube channel.
8-6-2021 (August 6, 2021) is the Snakiest day of the year and it’s also this year’s CircuitPython Day! The day highlights all things CircuitPython and Python on Hardware. See you there!
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.