Season two of Stranger Things premiered on Netflix, but we’re still hung up on the Demogorgon introduced in the first season. The monster of the Upside Down plaguing Hawkins, Indiana has the kind of design that sticks with you long after you’ve seen the show. Though building a Demogorgon costume involves a morph suit and face prosthetic or mask, many cosplayers are rising to the challenge. If you’ve considered making a Demogorgon ensemble, this how-to from YouTuber Indy Mogul is for you.
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.
Have an amazing project to share? The Electronics Show and Tell is every Wednesday at 7pm ET! To join, head over to YouTube and check out the show’s live chat – we’ll post the link there.