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Best Motoko Kusanagi Costume Guide
Major Motoko Kusanagi is the main character from Ghost in the Shell the anime and manga series that was adapted into a live-action movie in 2017. The illustrated manga series began in 1989 to tell the story of the fictional counter-cyberterrorist organization Public Security Section 9 during the mid-21st century of Japan. The leader, Major Kusanagi is an extremely lethal fighter, an expert tactician, and a highly competent hacker. Dress up like the cybernetic human with a Major Motoko Kusanagi costume guide.
To cosplay Major Kusanagi, start by wearing a Purple Shirt Hair Wig, Hot Invisible Underwear Thong, and Women’s Embrace Bustier. After that, put on a Leather Moto Biker Short Jacket and a pair of Over Knee High Socks. Then, put on Japanese Ankle High Shoes and Genuine Leather Sheepskin Fingerless Gloves. Protect yourself with White Plastic Shell Neck Foam Calf Shin Guards. Then finish up the costume with a Women’s Unisex Rubber Plastic Belt and Spring Airsoft Pistol. Finally, use the Purple Dye to give the clothing a purple tint just likeMajor Motoko Kusanagi.
Motoko Kusanagi Cosplay Costumes
Major Motoko Kusanagi lives in a full-body prosthesis after she was involved in an accident as a child. Her only truly human body parts are her brain and spinal cord. As a cybernetic human, Major Kusanagi from the anime series Ghost in the Shell is both physically powerful and extremely intelligent. Don’t let her appearance fool you though! She doesn’t let people walk over her as field commander of Public Security Section 9.
Her outfit is unique and requires quite a bit of confidence to cosplay. Though she is a bit of a loner in the manga series, it doesn’t mean you have to be. Get a hold of your friends and ask them to dress up as their favorite anime characters from popular TV shows. Your friends can dress up as Daisuke Aramaki, Batao, or Sailor Moon. If you need even more costume inspiration, don’t hesitate to browse the hundreds of costume guides of interesting characters. Send a pictures of your Major Motoko Kusanagi cosplay to be featured in a Costume Wall gallery.
About Motoko Kusanagi
Not much is known about the past of Major Motoko Kusanagi. Presently, she works as a commander of Public Security Section 9, a fictional division of Japan’s National Public Safety Commission as seen inGhost in the Shell. What is known of her past is that she was in a horrific cyberterrorist attack which nearly killed her. At the time, technologies were available that would allow humans to replace body parts with synthetic and prosthetic replacements. She was chosen for this experiment and almost her entire body was replaced.
Though Major Kusanagi is quite older, she lives inside the body of a 20-year-old lethal assassin. She has some of the most advanced parts in her system, many which are not available to anyone else. This results in her having physical and mental abilities greater than anyone else. She has superhuman strength which gives her the ability to leap between skyscrapers, perform advanced acrobatics, and shoot down bullets after being fired at mid-range.