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Best Duffman Costume Guide
Duffman is the mascot and spokesperson for the fictional beer brand Duff Beer popularised by the cult classic cartoon series, The Simpsons. Though not considered to be an essential character on the show, Duffman does make more than enough appearances on the long-running animated comedy for audiences to know who he is. Played by Barry Huffman, Duffman is generally known to be an animated character full of machismo. Even more recognizable is the way he refers to himself in the third person during conversations. He ensures to speak with dramatic pauses and end each phrase with his iconic “oh yeah!”
Get the look of the true-to-life mascot by following this Duffman costume guide. To look like the epitome of Duff Beer drinking, you’ll need to get a Duffman shirt, light blue pants, red briefs, white boots, white gloves, Duffman hat, sunglasses, and a red cape. Don’t forget the most critical piece, his trusty beer belt.
Duffman Cosplay Costumes
Whether you love The Simpsons or love beer, Duffman is an excellent idea for a [Halloween] costume. Almost everybody knows him, and at the small chance that they don’t, it’s easy to put two and two together. What better way to have fun than to dress up as a guy as a beer superhero? Not only do you get to dress up as a superhero with a red cape, but you also get to wear a belt full of beer cans! Convenient for any costume party? Absolutely! Genius? We think so too!
Make sure to find friends who can dress up as other The Simpsons characters to make your individual cosplay even better. There are always the classic characters like Homer, Marge, Bart, and Lisa. Or go for other fan favorites like Otto Mann or Comic Book Guy.
Duffman’s conception and character are indirectly related to other famous brand-related characters such as Budweiser’s Bud Man and Marlboro’s Marlboro Man.
After a fling with Booberella, Duffman was later revealed to be bisexual and in love with Grady, who at the time wanted to break up with his then-boyfriend Julio. In the episode titled “There’s Something About Marrying,” Duffman and Grady marry each other in a ceremony that Homer seems to have officiated. Many assume that they are still together and at some point in their relationship adopted a now-estranged daughter. Some other interesting facts about Duffman include that he studied four years of ballet at the prestigious arts school, The Juilliard School. Interestingly, Duffman has always suffered from dyslexia, even calling it at some point, “Duffman’s secret shame.”