Have you ever wanted to build a costume? Didn't know where to start? Armorsmith is a tool for designing and constructing costumes. Armorsmith makes it easy. Easily create and customize an avatar and begin the process of attaching your 3d model costume parts. When you're ready, turn your 3d costume parts into patterns. Just print those patterns and get smithing in the medium of your choice!
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the system requirements?
Windows 7 or higher
64-bit capable CPU
Shader Model 2.0+ capable GPU
Minimum 512 MB of RAM
Are there any plans for a Mac port?
Not at this time, but maybe in the future.
Do I have to purchase the updates separately?
No, once you've purchased Armorsmith once you won't need to purchase it again.
What model formats does Armorsmith support?
Armorsmith supports OBJ, STL, and PDO model files. Support can be added for additional formats if there is enough interest.
Is this a standalone program or will I also need Pepakura Designer?
Armorsmith is a completely stand alone piece of software. You wont need any other programs for pattern generation.
I've installed but now I'm getting a DLL error, what do I do?
This means there was an issue with the installation process, either the DirectX or Visual C Runtime dll's were not installed. If the issue is
How do I update the program
You can select Check For Updates from the Help dropdown menu. Or alternatively you can login to with the login credentials you setup when purchasing.
What should I do if the program crashes?
Make sure to submit your crash logs if prompted. If not prompted with a crash log submission then please email
Who We Are
The Armored Garage was founded in 2014 as an outlet for our costume building hobby. We've been building costumes for close to 20 years and we're driven to take all that knowledge and experience and channel it into a product that's useful for everyone in the Cosplay community.