When not delivering up teaser trailers for television’s finest shows and buzz worthy upcoming movies, Comic Con San Diego has also served up its fair share of the finest freaks and geeks – and I mean that in the nicest possible way. Fanboys and girls from the nerd convention have gone above and beyond in the wardrobe and make-up departments to wear their unrivalled passions on their sleeves/faces/exploding stomachs, and as such deserve a place amongst The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con 2012:

It’s nice to see an enduring Australian influence amongst the beer swizzling nerd jocks at Comic Con – assuming this is an Eric Bana inspired incarnation of The Incredible Hulk, alongside an interpretation of Heath Ledger’s portrayal of The Joker. Apparently you can’t escape bro’s flexing biceps, even at the universal epicentre of nerd.
The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

Awesome full Storm Trooper body suit and Death Star BDSM maven(?)

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

Valkyrie Goddesses, I’m assuming. This is where my ability to segue into a pop cultural reference wavers a little:

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

#Luxe Game of Thrones fanboys replete with faux fur/faux snow:

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

Kudos to this Shewbacca for donning a full-face mask covered in what you can imagine would be very uncomfortable hair. 10 points also for Awkward Lean stance.

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

Lay off the foundation, Abe Lincoln: Vampire Hunter! Kidding, this look is awesome for it’s black tie steez/bloodied axe chic.

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

Nine she-nerd points for topicality, ten points for barely contained boob shelf. You can’t take that away from them, David Letterman.

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

Aww! Even Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul came dressed in theme. In this case, their theme was: Best Show Ever.

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

Equal parts hilarious/nauseating: Hank Schrader (Dean Norris) misses the Breaking Bad panel memo.

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

And now for the Zombie Walk gallery, where true make up artistry/a love of gore comes into play. Warning: scurry shit ahead.

SNAZ – Sensitive New Age Zombie/Miami Cannibal victim. I have a weird craving for pasta now.

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

…Jeremy Scott? Is that you?

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

Somewhere in America is a mortified/very proud tween. Good job, ZMombie.

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

I wonder what the Cleveland St. Pro-Life path-blocker would have to say about this?

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

ERMAHGERD someone came dressed as Marissa Cooper’s Mom, Julie. Best costume ever. Told you this was some scurry shit.

The Best Fanboy Looks From Comic Con San Diego

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