Shirtless Spartan Warrior Cosplay Made Easy!

All you need are incredible art skills, and bam, and you too can look like King Leonidas.

This is Mr. Nagata from Japanese comedy site Omocoro, which recently had artist Hikaru Cho paint him a chiseled chest.

Shirtless Spartan Warrior Cosplay Made Easy!

Kotaku has featured Cho's body paintings before (here, here, and here). They are terrific.

The process took over three hours and lots and lots of paint. And, from the looks of it, a haircut.

Shirtless Spartan Warrior Cosplay Made Easy!

But the result is amazing!

Shirtless Spartan Warrior Cosplay Made Easy!

The effect only works if you're running around with a shield and a sword.

Shirtless Spartan Warrior Cosplay Made Easy!

Shirtless Spartan Warrior Cosplay Made Easy!

Less so when slouched shirtless in front of a computer.

Shirtless Spartan Warrior Cosplay Made Easy!

Shirtless Spartan Warrior Cosplay Made Easy!

【夏に向けて】努力ゼロで簡単に腹筋を引き締める方法【シェイプアップ】[Omocoro via Spoon & Tamago]

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