Cyberpunk Akira cosplay is inspied by the 2 main characters of Akira anime, borrowing the jacket and laser weapon from Kaneda and bionic arm from Tetsuo. This costume was created in April 2019 and debuted at Orlando Megacon. The arm was created following a tutorial to create a mechanical steam-punk arm using EVA foam and PVC pipes.
Photographed by Cats Meow Tampa, The Cosplay Project and Jeff Jenkins Photo. The costume was featured in Amplitude magazine September 2019 article “Cause-Play”.