“You know, there’s no I in team, but there’s an M and an E, and that spells me, Wario!” Wario’s catchphrase is a perfect description of how he sees the world. The archrival of Nintendo’s Mario is out to steal all of the gold coins even if he has to stuff them all in his outfit! The video game antihero first appeared in a 1992 Game Boy game and since been featured in many of Nintendo’s Super Mario Bros. games. Get Mario’s opposite personality and style with this Wario costume guide.
Cosplay Wario with a pair of Wario Bib Overalls, Yellow Short Sleeve Shirt, Green Elf Shoes, Bushy Eyebrows, Nose Prosthetic, Bright Pink Face Paint, Turquoise Tempes Eyeshadow, and a Wario Adult Hat, Glove, and Moustache kit. Don’t forget a snarky attitude!
It’s time to stand up against the video game hero Mario! Dressing up as a villain is sometimes more fun than dressing up as the good guy, and Wario is a fun antihero for this type of character. A few of the costume pieces should be ordered online to ensure a great match. Wear a pair of Wario overalls along with his signature hat, mustache, and gloves, the rest of the items should be pretty easy to find in a costume shop!
Wario is an awesome character to dress up on your own, but it’s even better if you grab a few friends to turn this into a group cosplay! Have your friends recreate Mario, Luigi, Toad, or even Luigi’s evil counterpart Waluigi. Be sure to check out the video game costume guides for even more ideas! Send us a picture of your Wario costume to be featured in a Costume Wall gallery.
Wario is the evil counterpart of the one and only Italian plumber from Nintendo’s Super Mario Bros video games! Wario was one of the bosses to defeat at the end of the 1992 Game Boy game, Super Mario Land 2: 6 Golden Coins. Since then, he has become a huge hit and has been appearing in even more Nintendo games. He even has his own game entitled, Wario Land: Super Mario Land 3. He must be a really popular bad guy if he can have his very own video game!
Wario is a greedy and rude villain, but he can be difficult to defeat due to his strengths and willingness to destroy everything in his path! He’s often found taunting and pushing Mario to his limits. Wario is out to get all of the golden coins possible and won’t stop no matter what stands in his way! You can definitely see how his greed of money and power has totally corrupted him.