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Win a Metroid Power Suit Helmet

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Among other great prizes, I’m giving away my custom built Power Suit helmet during the Metroid Celebration. Tune in on August 15th for your chance to win!

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I hope you’ll join in the fun and post your Metroid stories, photos, and videos with the hashtag #metroidcelebration starting August 15th :D

More details to come soon!

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DIY Guide: How to make a Metroid Power Suit Helmet

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Back in the Summer of 2007, I decided I wanted to have a Metroid costume for Halloween. Metroid Prime 3: Corruption was about to come out and Metroid was in the limelight. I had never created a helmet or full body costume though, so unfortunately I didn’t know where to begin.

I did a fair amount of research and created a prototype, but ultimately it just didn’t happen. Halloween came and went with no Metroid love. I was very disappointed, but I hoped that one day I’d revisit the project and complete it.

Almost 5 years later… that day arrived :D

See the DIY Guide and read the full story after the break.

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