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Best Deacon St. John Costume Guide
Deacon St. John is part of the survivors in the action-adventure survival video game, Days Gone. After the Freaker outbreak, the world fell into chaos, and supplies began to dwindle. St. John became a mercenary and bounty hunter to earn supplies for himself and his close friend Boozer. Being a former soldier, Deacon has good survival instincts and can make tough calls.
Deacon has baggage due to his time in the war and from losing his wife, Sarah, to the outbreak. Despite his hurt, he has a kind heart with a strong moral compass and understands the consequences of his actions. If you want to become a survivor of the apocalypse like Deacon St. John, you will need a Grey Long-Sleeve Shirt, Deacon St John Vest, Brown hoodie, Black Hat, Blue Jeans, Brown Boots, Messenger Bag, Gothic Ring, Celtic Knot Ring, and Reindeer Head Ring.
Deacon St. John Cosplay Costumes
Deacon is always prepared to make a run for it at any moment. He knows that he is never truly safe with the Freakers still at large. His outfit needs to be comfortable enough to run in, while also protecting him from the natural elements. It’s torn, patched, and far from clean as it reflects his mode of survival. One look at him and you can tell he’s been roughing it for quite some time.
To nail Deacon’s authentic look, you will need to scuff up your clothes. To get in character, you need to look like you’ve been through hell and back. So, make sure the clothes you wear in costume look dirty and ripped almost as if you’ve slept in them. His outfit also has several smaller details that you could include to make your costume stand out easily. These details could consist of accessories like rings, tattoos, and specific labeling on his vest. Be ready for anything dress in Deacon St. John’s outfit, but make sure you’re always watching your back!
About Deacon St. John
Deacon St. John is a leading character from the survival horror video game, Days Gone. After a viral infection called “The Freaker Virus” spread over the world, many humans and animals turned into cannibalistic monsters. Deacon is one of the few who survived and is now fighting for his life in the apocalypse. He served for several years in the army, which enabled his superior fighting and survival skills. Now, he works as a mercenary and bounty hunter to earn supplies for him and his friends. With his stealth maneuverability and marksmanship skills, St. John defends himself from the Freakers.
Most people in the apocalypse are just defending their property and life. Deacon, on the other hand, will risk his life to save people. Sometimes it’s so he can gain favor with the leaders and other times it’s just because he’s an upright person. He has had to make several tough decisions while surviving the apocalypse, but that doesn’t stop him from fighting every day.