Admiral Ackbar (TFA)

Note: For face characters, all costumers should strive for a close resemblance to the character's hair shape and color, facial hair or lack thereof, as well as any body decorations the character may have, such as tattoos and piercings. For hair color, unless exact color is required by the standard, all natural hair colors are accepted.

If the character does not have tattoos, piercings etc. then the costumer should cover up/remove any tattoos, piercings etc. they may have when wearing the costume.

CHARACTER DESCRIPTION

Admiral Gial Ackbar is a fictional character in the Star Wars saga. A member of the amphibious Mon Calamari species, Ackbar was the foremost military commander of the Rebel Alliance who led major combat operations against the Galactic Empire.  Ackbar played a supporting role in the 1983 film Return of the Jedi, and later became a prominent character in the novels, comic books and other media of the Star Wars expanded universe.

Source: Wookieepedia


REQUIRED ITEMS

1. Prosthetics

Screen accurate Admiral Ackbar head and hands.

2. Tunic

Off-white or ivory colored shirt with a rounded neckline and three-quarter length sleeves. Sleeves should be worn over the edges of prosthetic hands.  The fabric may have a slight texture, and should not be opaque.

3. Vest

A vest of a dark olive green / brown color that overlaps from the left to the right side, with no visible closures.  Two patch pockets, one on each side, situated below the waistline and ending just above the hem.  Vest fabric should be of a medium weight to ensure a proper drape.

4. Trousers

Loose fitting, dark brown trousers of a medium weight, flat finish (not shiny) fabric.

5. Belt

Dark brown leather (or leather like) belt, two inches wide with a rectangular buckle of a weathered silver color.

6. Boots

Dark brown, leather (or leather like), flat soled boots, slightly shorter than knee length (over the calf) with a strap on the outside of the top.

7. Rank Badge

Screen accurate accurate rank badge.

 


COSTUME RESOURCES

Rebel Commanders forum


Standard reviewed by the Costume Standards Committee 8 March 2016

Standard written by Marie Cannon (Granny-Wan)


PLEASE NOTE: The costume standards are a guide, yet are not an all inclusive outline of required elements.  The judges will be looking for quality of workmanship, accurate execution and use of materials in addition to these general standards check lists.  If you have a question about fabrics, colors, and parts choices for your build please contact the LCJs for your category about parts/materials you are considering before you start your build. (LCJ listing here)




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