How to make a John Marston Red Dead Redemption costume

John Marston is the main character and anti-hero of the blockbuster game, Red Dead Redemption by Rockstar games for the XBox 360 gaming console. The video game is being heralded as one of the best of the year with Rolling Stone going so far as proclaiming the Old West adventure game as the best movie of the year.

Check out how you can make your own John Marston costume with these simple items.

##Things You’ll Need##

* Brown wig shoulder length

* Cowboy hat or Crocodile Dundee hat

* Tan or grey button down shirt

* Pants

* Black vest

* Cowboy boots

* Bandolier or two

* Toy shotgun

* Toy revolver

* Shotgun holster

* Holster

* Brown eyeliner pencil

* Gloves

* Lasso or rope

##Putting together your John Marston Red Dead Redemption costume##

Step 1: Put on a straight brown wig. You may need scissors to cut it to a shoulder length style.

Step 2: Your next step is to draw on Marston’s mustache/beard using short, light strokes with your brown eyeliner pencil. Remember to leave two distinct notches on the right hand side of your beard to look like Marston’s facial scars.

Step 3: Cowboy up with some Wild West duds: Put on a brown or grey button down shirt and roll up the sleeves. Put on a black vest and a pair of dark pants.

Step 4: The next thing you’re going to want to do is suit up with all of Marston’s weapons and his portable arsenal. Strap a bullet belt or bandolier across your chest and one around your waist with plenty of ammo. From there. Add a {holster around your waist for carrying your revolvers and pistols. Add another holster across your back or some sort of a carrying strap for a large shotgun.

Step 5: Pull on a pair of cowboy boots.

Step 6: Hang a lasso or length of rope from your holster belt, coiled around itself.

Step 7: For the finishing touch, put on a flat cowboy hat or a Crocodile Dundee style cowboy hat to complete your Red Dead Redemption look!

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