Cosplay is short for costume play; an act in which a person dons costumes and fashions to emulate their favorite characters from video games, animes, comics, TV shows, and more. It is also known as performing art -- and just like art, cosplay can be seen as subjective, but there is no denying that some cosplays are just better than others. This happens to be quite true in the arena of video game cosplay.
Whether or not you're a first time cosplayer, the creative task can be a bit scary -- especially if you're having to create your costume from scratch. And doubly so if that costume is a scary one. Horror games may be a bit frightening, but they can be fun too. Don't let dressing up as a monster be a monstrous process; instead, keep reading for some awesome DIY's to help perfect your next horror game inspired cosplay.