Admiral Ackbar is the top military commander of the Rebel Alliance that led operations against the Empire in the 1983 film Return of the Jedi. He’s responsible for restoring the Republic and its successor, The New Republic back to power. Ackbar, voiced by Erik Bauersfeld, belongs to the species known as Mon Calamari. He’s good at recognizing traps. His famous line, “It’s a trap!”, has since become an Internet meme. Get the look of the popular commander from the Star Wars Universe with this Admiral Ackbar costume guide.
Cosplay Admiral Ackbar by first wearing the Admiral Ackbar Mask. Wear ProForce Forearm Guard, Long Sleeve Academy Tunic, and Drawstring Pants with a Canvas Web Belt. Slip on Comfort Sports Crew Socks and a pair of White Space Boots. Get the necessary accessories to lead the Rebels with a Leather Vertical Executive Side Pouch Case,Finn Blaster, Webbed Sea Creature Gloves, and Cone Spike Acrylic Rivet Punk Bracelet Spacer. Finally, put some finishing touches on with Decorator Spray Paint and Acrylic Paint.
Admiral Ackbar is an expert tactician as displayed during his appearance in Return of the Jedi. He helping to win the greatest war in the history of Star Wars by leading the second rebel attack on the Death Star at the Battle of Endor. While he undoubtedly one of the greatest Star Wars characters to cosplay, why do it alone?
Get your friends to join in on the fun. Ask them to dress up as their own favorite characters from the Star Wars Universe. Dress up as Yoda, Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader, Boba Fett, Princess Leia, Han Solo and more! And to make things even more exciting, make your cosplay a crossover between Star Wars and Star Trek, with your friends dressed up as their favorite characters from Star Trek like James D. Kirk, Spock, Geordi La Forge, and others. If you need even more costume ideas, you can browse through the hundreds of other costume guides on Costume Wall. Send a picture of your final Admiral Ackbar cosplay to be featured in the gallery.
Admiral Gial Ackbar, who appeared in the Star Wars Universe, was born in the Coral Depths City located on the water world of Dac. From a very young age, he was highly interested in the sea and science, This led him to chart a course of action for the Calamari space exploration during the Clone Wars. During his 60 years of service, he devised many strategic plans against the Empire. The brilliant Admiral helped win the Clone Wars, the Galactic Civil War, and the rebellion of the Resistance against the First Empire.
Being an accomplished military leader and a committed soldier, Ackbar did not marry and does not have any children. He is widely respected around the world and has close friendships with Princess Leia Organa. He also served as the wedding officiator of Luke Skywalker and Mara Jade. Admiral Ackbar always felt he was better at commanding forces rather than playing politics. He traditionally avoids talks with people in the government, handing these tasks to his other companions.