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Daily posts that provide information, insights and other interesting facts about Comrade Hero.
January 12, 2011
Interesting Facts about Comrade Hero: Costume
The details and colors of Comrade Hero's uniform have pretty much stayed the same since 2004.
The major change has been the adoption of a military style tactical belt and the addition of a Soviet-era Belt Buckle with Hammer and Sickle Emblem.
In 2010 I updated the uniform along the lines of modern soft body armor concepts currently being developed and utilized by military and law enforcement personnel. The boots and gloves were based on Soviet-era designs.
The Domino Mask that Comrade Hero wears is a deliberate throwback to the early costumed crime-fighters of the 1930's and 1940's.
Initially I wanted Comrade Hero's uniform to reflect the colors of the Russian Federation - Red, White, and Blue. But they kind of clashed rather