Who said Bane cosplay is just for the guys? In today's Cosplay of the Day, Nicole Marie Jean shows that the girls can do 'Dark Knight Rises' cosplay just as good as the guys. Even more impressive, she made the entire costume herself. Check out a full gallery below.

Nicole Marie Jean is a self-described "Cosplayer, costume-maker, designer, sculptor, gamer & geek" who had been working on her Bane costume for a few months before unveiling it at Super Megafest in Massachusetts last week.

Below are some photos of Nicole in action, along with another cosplayer as Batman.

Making of the mask:

And as a frame of reference, here's Nicole without the mask on:

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