The annual E3 trade show in Los Angeles, CA is one of the biggest events of the year for the games industry, and developers want their upcoming titles to stand out. Over the years a number of different methods have been employed to attract the gaze of passers-by, but the new bar was set by Sony with this Watcher cosplay to promote Horizon Zero Dawn.
It’s the work of effects studio Spectral Motion, who have been involved with films such as X-Men: The Last Stand, Looper and Hellboy II: The Golden Army.
Check out the beastie in action in the videos below. It’s a perfect example of what can happen when a big Hollywood effects studio makes a cosplay designed to wow audiences.