Nightcrawler, also known as Kurt Wagner, is the blue-skinned Marvel character who makes appearances in the X-Men comic books. The mutant is a vital part of the X-Men team, being a hero to the people and other mutants of the world. Nightcrawler is recognized by his blue skin and skin-tight body suit to make it easier for him to fight rogue mutants and enemies seeking to destroy the X-Men.
Get the look of the teleporting mutant with some basics like a Blue Afro Wig, Blue Face Paint, Men’s Full Body Spandex Suit, and a Bodysuit Sleeveless Top. Make the Nightcrawler outfit your own with Superhero Costume Gloves, an X-Men Patch, Devil Tail, a pair of White Jika-Tabi, and Vampire Fangs.
If you are an X-Men fan (because who isn’t), then you know that Nightcrawler is a mutant who is a vital part of the X-Men team with his acrobatic moves and teleporting abilities. You can easily create Nightcrawler’s costume at a cheap price with just a few items! Nightcrawler is known for his blue hair, so you will need a blue curly wig and blue face paint to get the same blue skin tone he inherited from his mother, Mystique. Nightcrawler’s costume is perfect for both guys and girls, so there’s no need to worry if it’s appropriate for you to dress as this character!
You can add the devil tail, fanged teeth, and X-Men patch to show which comic book character you are cosplaying. Grab a couple of friends to dress as the other X-Men mutants like Storm or Mystique, and you will have the superhero team ready to go! You can find pictures of Nightcrawler’s costume that X-Men fans have recreated in the cosplay photo gallery. Send us pictures of your Nightcrawler costume when you have it put together so we can see you in action!
Nightcrawler was born as Kurt Wagner, but has always been a mutant with blue skin and teleporting abilities. He inherited his genes from his infamous mother, Mystique. As soon as Nightcrawler was born, both he and his mother were on the most wanted list of mutants. He began his life on the run. Kurt was abandoned by his mother and grew up being raised by a sorceress and circus crew. The circus was a wonderful family for Nightcrawler because they did not judge others for being freaks.
Later in Nightcrawler’s life, a man overtook the circus and his family, but Professor Xavier came to Nightcrawler’s rescue by recruiting him into the X-Men family of mutants. All of the mutants who are part of the X-Men, including Nightcrawler, use their abilities as superheroes to protect the innocent. Nightcrawler can teleport through dimensions and time through portals in his world, making him a vital part of the X-Men team.