How to Dress Like Wasabi

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Smiffy's Men's Dreadlock Wig
Green VNeck Sweater
Yellow Fabric Head Band
Crew Neck T-Shirt
Classic Trendy Joggers
KSO EVO Cross Training Shoe

Best Wasabi Costume Guide

Wasabi, voiced by Damon Wayans Jr., is one of Tadashi Hamada’s friends from the popular Disney film, Big Hero 6. Wasabi attends the San Fransokyo Institute of Technology for gifted students and is majoring in applied physics. He helps figure out the culprit who stole Hiro Hamada’s microbots and is the member of the superhero group, Big Hero 6. Of all the members, Wasabi is the most grounded and likes to do things “by the book” given his physics background. Get the look of the superhero genius with this Wasabi costume guide.

Cosplay Wasabi by wearing a Smiffy’s Men’s Dreadlock Wig. Then, put on a Crew Neck T-Shirt and layer a Green V-Neck Sweater on top. Wear it with your Classic Trendy Joggers, and slip on your EVO Cross Training Shoe. Don’t forget your Yellow Fabric Head Band to keep your dreadlocks in place. As Wasabi always says, “I have a system: there’s a place for everything, everything in its place.”

Wasabi Cosplay Costumes

What’s up, Wasabi?! The character from the Disney animated movie Big Hero 6 has a pretty chilled and laid back style which makes this cosplay really easy to put together! His white t-shirt, yellow headband, and green v-neck sweater can be found inside your own closet or at a local thrift store. To get his trendy joggers, cross trainer shoes, and dreadlocks wig, you will have the best luck buying those online or at a costume shop since they are particular pieces to Wasabi’s look.

Wasabi wouldn’t go too far without the rest of his crew, so grab a few friends and turn this solo costume into a group cosplay adventure! Your friends could choose between Honey Lemon, Hiro Hamada, Tadashi Hamada, or Go Go Tomago. If you follow this costume guide to get Wasabi’s look, send in a picture of your completed costume so it can be posted in our cosplay gallery.

Wasabi Costume Tips & FAQs

Dive into the world of high-tech heroics with our Wasabi costume guide FAQ, inspired by the character from the animated film “Big Hero 6.” Perfect for fans of the cautious yet courageous member of the superhero team, this guide will help you recreate Wasabi’s unique look, reflecting his meticulous nature and his role as a master of precision.

Wasabi's superhero outfit is both functional and stylish. The key components include a green and black jumpsuit with armored panels and glowing blue lines that represent his plasma-based technology. He has protective gear on his forearms and shins, and he wears black gloves. Wasabi's hairstyle is unique – he has a tall, flat-top haircut. In his civilian attire, Wasabi is often seen wearing glasses, a neat, button-up shirt, and a cardigan, reflecting his meticulous and organized personality.

To create Wasabi's jumpsuit, start with a base of a green and black athletic or compression suit. Use fabric paint or glowing tape to add blue lines that mimic the look of his plasma tech. Attach foam or cardboard pieces painted black and green to mimic the armor panels on the arms and legs.

Wasabi wears sturdy, black boots with his suit. For accessories, he has protective gear on his forearms and shins, which can be made from foam or plastic and painted to match the suit. If you are portraying his civilian look, include a pair of rectangular glasses and a neat hairstyle.

To capture Wasabi's character, focus on his cautious and slightly neurotic demeanor. He's known for his attention to detail and insistence on cleanliness and order. If portraying his superhero version, practicing martial arts poses can add to the authenticity, reflecting his combat skills.

Including some of Wasabi's quotes can make your costume portrayal more engaging: "I have a system: there's a place for everything, and everything in its place.," "Why are you trying to kill us?!," "This is a revenge thing, isn’t it? You know, for sending him to prison for life.," "You can't be serious.," "I spilled wasabi on this shirt one time, and people..." and "I wear them front. I wear them back. I go inside out. Then I go front and back." These quotes capture Wasabi's logical, rule-following nature, his moments of panic, and his unique perspective within the Big Hero 6 team.

About Wasabi

Wasabi is an intelligent student who stars in the 2014 Disney movie Big Hero 6. This guy is sharp as a tack and it shows by his attendance at the San Fransokyo Institute of Technology where he is studying applied physics. Wasabi is hurt when his best friend Tadashi Hamada dies in a fire. So, he doesn’t hesitate when Tadashi’s younger brother Hiro Hamada asks him to join the Big Hero 6 superhero crew.

Wasabi’s intelligence translates right into his personality where he is a touch neurotic. He likes things in a particular way, but that keeps him in line and helps to control the stressful and sometimes dangerous situations the group faces. Even though Wasabi comes off a bit as a scaredy-cat, he thinks through plans before carrying them out because he is the common sense guy of the group. Wasabi has some serious fighting skills with his experience in Martial arts and armed with the plasma blades he created.


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