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Super Mario Bros. Costume Guides

Dress like Your Favorite Super Mario Bros. Characters

See all the Super Mario Bros. costume guides for the characters appearing in the best-selling video game series created by Nintendo. Dress up like Mario, his brother, Luigi, along with Princess Peach and Toad. Beginning with Super Mario Bros. for the Nintendo Entertainment System, one Mario game has been released for every Nintendo console since. See how to cosplay Mario characters before journeying to the Mushroom Kingdom.

Mario Costume

Mario is the main man from the Super Mario Bros. video games, and he is normally the go-to choice for die-hard fans. He is the main mascot of almost every game that has been released, and when you see his bright red suit you know it’s the one and only Mario! He will go to any lengths to save Princess Peach and he isn’t afraid to throw a banana or two win a race.

Mario Costume
Mario Costume Guide
Luigi

Luigi Costume

Luigi, the guy in green, is Mario’s brother. While he can do everything that Mario does, he is never really seen without Mario hanging around. Some see Luigi as the second-hand man to Mario, but he is easily many video gamers’ favorite character of the entire gaming series. He sports the same outfit as his brother, but his overalls and hat are a bright green version instead. Watch out because this one will surprise you!

Luigi Costume
Luigi Costume Guide

Super Mario Bros. Cosplay Costumes

Dressing as a Super Mario Bros. character, anyone and everyone will know exactly who you are because Mario and Luigi are the classic peanut butter and jelly- you can’t have one without the other! Mario is known for his bright red suit and Luigi matches right alongside him but in vibrant green.

You can easily dress as a double costume as Mario and Luigi, or take it a step further by bringing along other characters like Princess Peach, Wario, and Yoshi. The classic video game characters are iconic, unmistakable, and so much fun to recreate for your next cosplay. Check out the tips and tricks in the costume guide to find out exactly how to put these looks together.

About Super Mario Bros.

The fictional Italian plumber Mario first appeared in the arcade game Donkey Kong by video game designer Shigeru Miyamoto. In 1985, Mario was introduced as the star of his own video game in Super Mario Bros. on the wildly popular Nintendo Entertainment System. Since then, the Mario franchise has grown into over 200 different video games with over 500 million copies sold. It’s estimated that Nintendo’s Mario franchise is valued well over $10 billion.

Many of the Mario games follow the adventures of him and his cast in the fictional Mushroom Kingdom as he rescues Princess Peach from Bowser, whose ultimate goal is to defeat Mario. Along the way of Mario interacts with others like Luigi, Toad, Wario, Waluigi, Yoshi, and many others. The Super Mario Bros. characters have appeared on a variety of game like Mario Kart and Paper Mario. Mario has even expanded to Apple’s iPhone with the release of Super Mario Run. Cosplay Mario to become the most recognized video game character of all-time.