Batman Cosplay Receives World Record Title

Irish costume designer makes the Guinness Record book for his functional Batman suit.

Julian Checkley has been a geek and a lover of costume design since childhood. He has spent his life building wearable artwork with a function. Now, his work will be immortalized in the pages of the Guinness World Records. The magnum opus? A cosplay Batman suit with the record breaking number of 23 functioning Bat-gadgets.

The gadgets include the grappling gun, an embedded tech display in his gauntlet, a magnetic Bat tracker, and many more. Checkley based his design off of the suit from the Batman: Arkham Origins video game.

Check out the video for more details and a closer look at this epic suit.

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