How to Dress Like Okoye

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Okoye is the General of the Dora Milaje and the head of Wakandan armed forces in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. When she found herself conflicted between her friend T’Challa and her duty to her new king, Erik Killmonger, Okoye chose to join T’Challa in his fight to overthrow Killmonger and take back the throne that was rightfully his. As a loyal and devout protector of Wakanda and its traditions, it is her bravery and willingness to fight for her nation that makes her a force to be reckoned with. Now you can get the look of the fierce Wakandan warrior with this Okoye costume guide.


Cosplay Okoye’s warrior look by wearing a Wakanda Warrior Costume paired with some Women’s Black Boots. Accessorize with a Gold Choker, a Gold Bracelet, and a Kimoyo Bracelet. Finally, complete Okoye’s look with a Toy Spear and be prepared to take down your enemies.

Okoye Cosplay Costumes

Okoye finds it important to uphold tradition and is an incredibly loyal member of the Wakanda nation. Therefore, when Killmonger refuses to uphold the traditions of the crown, Okoye is quick to join T’Challa and the rest of the Dora Miljae in overtaking Killmonger’s position as king of Wakanda. With her powerful Vibranium Tetela Spear, not only is Okoye able to take down her enemies with ease, but she is also able to incapacitate her foes by using its powers to either pierce her electrocute her enemies. Cosplay Okoye’s look by wearing a Wakanda warrior costume paired with women’s black boots. Add a gold choker, a gold bracelet, and a Kimoyo bracelet to add to Okoye’s warrior look. Of course, Okoye’s look wouldn’t be complete without her iconic toy spear. 


Of course, every superhero needs her team of loyal sidekicks. So grab your friends and travel to Wakanda dressed as some of the greatest heroes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, including T’Challa, Thanos, Black Widow, and Black Panther.

About Okoye

Okoye is one of the fiercest females in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. As a General of the Dora Milaje and the head of the Wakandan Armed Forces, Okoye is a fierce fighter who is ready to take on any enemy that dares to threaten Wakanda and its traditions. Because of her staunch loyalty and unwavering support of Wakanda and its traditions, she is the best person for the job of protecting and advising the king of their nation. Not only that, but her skills as a martial artist make her the most lethal female warrior in Wakanda. 

Okoye is played by actress Danai Gurira and was first seen in the Black Panther movie released in 2018. She continues to play a key role in the Marvel Universe and is seen again in Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: End Game. She will continue her role in the sequel to Black Panther, which will be released in 2022.


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