Have you ever wanted to travel back to a time where warriors used swords and a warrior’s way was one of the most honorable ways to live? Other than the way of the samurai, the lives of Spartan warriors were fascinating. The Spartan warriors went through an intense coming of age journey in the wilderness alone. Frank Miller and Zack Snyder’s hit 2007 film, 300, and its sequel, 300: Rise of an Empire, directed by Noam Murro, have changed how many people look at history! The strength and skills of Ancient Greece is examined with awesome cinematography and fight scenes in these two hit films. Whether it’s Zack Snyder’s signature slo-mo shorts, the use of color, the creative dialogue, or the great actors, these films have something for everyone!
King Leonidas, the King of Sparta, isn’t a monarch who lets his citizens fight his war for him. Instead, he leads his army to fight against the Ancient Persian Empire lead by Xerxes. Queen Gorgo, the wife of Leonidas, also knows what it truly means to be a Spartan with her loyalty and strength. Pretend to transport yourself to Ancient Greece and do battle by wearing a 300 costume this Halloween. Become Lena Headey’s Queen Gorgo and be graceful in white. Get battle ready as Artemisia, the fierce and deadly naval commander who shows no mercy. Dress up as a King or General by choosing the Leonidas or Themistocles costumes. Even create your own Ancient Spartan army in a Spartan soldier costume. Throw on your cape, helmet, and gather your toy weapons to be the most dangerous and formidable warrior you can be.