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Superman Cosplay: Supergirl (RuffleButt) Cosplay 07 OCT 2013

American cosplayer RuffleButt (also known as Jessie Pridemore) makes an appearance in today’s comic book cosplay entry, bringing to life Kara Zor-El, better known to us as the current incarnation of Supergirl!

superman cosplay supergirl by american cosplayer rufflebutt aka jessie pridemore 1

Kara Zor-El was introduced as Superman’s cousin, having survived the destruction of Krypton in much the same way as what he had, but damage sustained to her escape pod explained the time lapse in her arrival here on Earth, as well as the difference in age (she’s much younger than him, though he is supposed to be much younger than her!)

She has pretty much the same powers as what her more famous cousin possesses, in other words invulnerability, super strength, super speed, flight, etc.

This particular costume is based on artist Michael Turner’s popular representation of Supergirl.

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Covered: Tales of the Witchblade #8 (Christian Zanier) Comic Book Art | Comic Books 14 MAY 2011

Issue 8 of the 1996 Tales of the Witchblade series, which sought to free the storytellers to tell the tales of the Witchblade gauntlet throughout the ages in different settings and with different wielders, tells the second part of the “Raquel” story arc, written by Bill O’Neil and Michael Turner.

In addition to the interior artwork, Christian Zanier was also tasked with bringing this Egyptian-themed Witchblade wielder to life, with inks from Sean P. Parsons and colors by Peter Steigerwald.

Related Link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Witchblade

Covered: Tales of the Witchblade #1 (Michael Turner) Comic Book Art | Comic Books 30 APR 2011

The 1996 Tales of the Witchblade series which sought to free the storytellers to tell the tales of the Witchblade gauntlet throughout the ages in different settings and with different wielders, kicked off with a pirate tale entitled “A Tale of Anne Bonny: Witchblade of the High Seas”, written by Top Cow editor Christina Z.

Variant cover 1a featured the art of one Michael Turner, a man known for his particularly fetching illustrations of women characters. Inks are provided by D-Tron and colour by J.D. Smith.

Related Link: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Witchblade