Prop builders have created some awesome costumes in the recent past, but this might be one of the coolest: a life-sized Hulkbuster.

Extreme Costumes assembled the towering 9-foot tall costume, and put more than 1600 hours of work went into the Iron Man variant. You can scroll through their facebook feed for a build process: they’ve been hard at work on it since late 2014. It’s also outfitted with electronics and lasers.

Along with the final reveal, they’ve put together a behind the scenes look at how they build the costume:

As part of the reveal, photographer Ian Barnard has taken some fantastic images of the final costume:

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Bad. Ass.

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