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Best Red Skull Costume Guide
Red Skull is a terrifying supervillain that has appeared in Marvel comics for over 70 years and is generally considered the archenemy of the superhero Captain America. He is often portrayed in the Marvel series as a Nazi agent. Red Skull is the perfect name for this character because his face looks exactly like a red skull. The supervillain appears as early as the 1940’s in Marvel comic books and more recently played by Ross Marquand in Marvel Cinematic Universe movie Avengers: Infinity War. Get the look of one of the Greatest Comic Book villains of all time with this Red Skull costume guide.
Turn your human appearance into a dark and sinister comic book villain with only a few items! Embrace your dark side with a Red Skull Mask and matching costume, Black Leather Gloves, Black Leather Boots, a Captain’s Hat, and a toy Revolver Pistol. The Red Skull villain is as evil as they get and has the terrifying costume to match!
Red Skull Cosplay Costumes
When recreating the costume for Red Skull, start by checking your own closet to see if you already own a pair of black leather boots! Thrift stores are a great place to start, but a costume shop will most likely have all of the items you need for the Red Skull cosplay! This costume wouldn’t be complete without a full black leather costume and red mask, so check the online to secure all the costume items together.
The Marvel character Red Skull is pure evil, so all you really need to turn his solo look into a group cosplay are some good guys attempting to put a stop to his antics! Grab your favorite Marvel superhero friends to dress as Captain America, Nick Fury, and Agent Peggy Carter for a great group cosplay look. We need to see how horrifying you can get, so send in a picture to be featured in our Red Skull costume gallery!
About Red Skull
Red Skull started walking side-by-side with Adolf Hitler during World War II. Artist Joe Simon thought his likeness resembled a hot fudge sundae melting, but the exposed skull more closely resembled the cherry on top of the sundae. In the Marvel movie Captain America: The First Avenger, Red Skull is the supervillain that Captain America is trying to take down! If you want to know how bad Red Skull really is, he attempted to overtake Hitler and become the leading ruler of the Holocaust. He is often considered one of the greatest comic book villains of all time.
While Captain America is a prime example of how the Super Soldier Serum was supposed to work, Red Skull is the complete opposite of the desired outcome. It turned him from a normal (and super evil) human being into what we now know as Red Skull. With the extra evil pumping through his blood, Red Skull decided to move on from the Nazi Elite and attempt to take over the entire world.