When does a mere outfit become a legendary costume
? Commander Shepard performed dauntless acts of heroism and self-sacrifice, decked in plates of ablative ceramic shell. Harley Quinn destroyed her surroundings with impish abandon, clad like a maniacal jester. Darth Vader
strangled the Force into submission, imprisoned by the black suit that kept him alive. An outfit becomes a costume when it tells a story. This infographic gathers together 100 iconic costumes
that will evoke memories of dashing tales, somber tragedies, and outrageous comedies.
Of course many of these legendary costumes are commercially available today for Halloween and other costume events. For example, just about every Star Wars character costume
is available and remains very popular. Darth Vader, Luke Sky Walker, Stormtropper costumes, Princess Leia and even Chewbacca. There are even kids costumes versions
for many of these Star Wars characters. And while the Game of Thrones characters aren't commercially available, you can create your own Game of Thrones character with relative ease. This Jon Snow inspired costume look
is simple to create. So too is this costume look inspired by Game of Thrones character Cersei Lannister
. There are many others to choose from as well. Sometimes just a little make-up (or a LOT) is all you need. Let your imgination guide you.