I wonder if Irrational's artists had future cosplay potential in mind when they designed the character of Elizabeth. Because whether in her Columbia or Rapture outfits, she's fast becoming as popular as Final Fantasy and Zelda when it comes to dressing up.

Not that we're complaining. So long as people keep absolutely nailing it like the image below, we'll keep approving of it.

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Fancy Pants is Kotaku's weekly round-up of the best in video game cosplay (costume play), where fans dress up as their favourite characters.

BIOSHOCK INFINITE | Cosplayer: Helen Stifler

CRISIS CORE | Cosplayer: Narga Lifestream | Photographer: TaisiaFlyagina

ETERNAL SONATA | Cosplayer: Antiquity Dreams | Photographer: CosPortraits

GAME OF THRONES | Cosplayers: Nikita, Leobane

WARHAMMER 40K | Cosplayers: Alberti, Andrew Frolov & Alexey Rogalev | Photographer: Rogutenok

JOURNEY | Cosplayer: Hitsachka | Photographer: Andrey Filatov

ASSASSIN'S CREED IV | Cosplayer: Leon Chiro | Photographer: Walter Pellegrini