Shy Guys first appeared as an enemy to Super Mario in the popular Nintendo video game Super Mario Bros. 2. They wear their signature mask due to their shyness. Since their first appearance, they reappeared in many Nintendo games since. The faceless guys become obstacles and downright enemies of Super Mario and his brother Luigi. Though Shy Guys appear to be very cute, they are deadly all the same. Cosplay the Mario’s enemies with this Shy Guy costume guide.
Cosplay one of the Shy Guys with a Red Hooded Cape, Purple Scrub Pants, Military Web Belt, Purple Van Shoes, and a Shy Guy Mask. You decide if the Shy Guys are extremely creepy or completely adorable!
The Shy Guys may be out to defeat Italian plumber brothers Mario and Luigi, but you’re the one that’s going to crush this look! Jump right into to get the look of this notorious enemy from the Super Mario Bros. video games! All of the costumes pieces can be easily found. Your costume shop items are going to be the red hooded cape, military belt, and Shy Guy mask. The rest of the items should be easy at just about any local store, but don’t worry! All of these items can be easily ordered online following this Shy Guide cosplay guide!
Dressing up like Shy Guy is the perfect opportunity to put together a group cosplay! You could get some of your friends to tag along as more Shy Guys since they usually travel in packs, or have them dress up as Mario, Luigi, and Toad! Whatever video game characters you decide to dress up as, send us a picture of your completed look to be posted on Costume Wall!
Shy Guys are the little guys running around on the Super Mario Bros. video games with red hooded capes that try to stop Mario from accomplishing his goals! The Shy Guys started out as minor Nintendo characters, and soon became enemies of the popular Italian plumbers. The Shy Guys can even be spotted on go-karts as a playable character in the Nintendo video game, Mario Kart.
Shy Guys first appeared as minions to the enemies throughout the Super Mario Bros. games. Soon they grew into their own masters and attempted to defeat Mario every chance they got. Despite their bad wrap, they aren’t always bad because you can catch the Shy Guys on a team with Yoshi like in the game Mario Super Sluggers. Shy Guys never show their face due to their shyness, keeping them a mystery as to what they look like under their masks. Luigi is the only person who knows what they look like.