Nerd Culture

13 Favorite Phoenix Comicon 2013 Costumes

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9. Robert Lutece Players of old-timey first-person shooter game Bioshock Infinite will undoubtedly recognize this dapper and effete physicist. The eccentric brainiac is rather obsessed with probability, outcome, and logic, and confronts Booker DeWitt with some curious games and experiments along with his "twin sister" Rosalind, including asking the protagonist to flip a coin and guess whether it will be "heads...or tails."

It's always inevitably the latter and is marked on the Lutece's chalkboard. All of this is faithfully recreated by ASU student Marc Leatham, who went to Comicon dressed as Robert.

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Benjamin Leatherman is a staff writer at Phoenix New Times. He covers local nightlife, music, culture, geekery, and fringe pursuits.