Dragon Ball has more androids than you realize. Over the years, the franchise has championed Android 18 and her brother above the rest, but plenty more have been made. When you look at the entire franchise, you might get confused over the androids, but it hard to mistake the series' latest debut. After all, Android 21 is rather special, and the character just got its best cosplay yet ahead of the new year.
Taking to Instagram, a user giu_hellsing put up a photo of their impressive Dragon Ball FighterZ look. The post, which went live ahead of the holiday season, shows off an almost one-to-one replica of Android 21 in real life.
"Who's your fave Dragon Ball char? Mine is Android 18, but I couldn't resist to 21 as well," the fan shared online. "This cosplay seems very easy, but paint myself with scleras it's not an easy thing haha, but for sure, I loved the hair style!!!"
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💥 Hey bats! Who's your fave Dragon Ball char?💥 Mine is Android 18, but I couldn't resist to 21 as well 🙃😍 I knoww I know... Long days without posting... But you know what? I'm still posting in the stories, and everything XD but you missed me? This cosplay seems very easy, but paint myself with scleras it's not an easy thing haha, but for sure, I loved the hair style!!! Let me know if u liked!!!! It's important 🥰 💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥💥 Voltei galera! Eu seiii, longos dias sem postar né? Difícil, ahha tenho atualizado mais os stories e etc, mas vcs sentiram falta dos posts? 🥰 Fazer a Android 21 parece fácil neh aha, mas pintar o corpo e usar scleras, nem é tão fácil assim XD fora que as pessoas acharam super estranho uma pessoa rosa na rua tirando fotos XD haha Mas o estilo do cabelo é fabuloso, definitivamente eu amei esse cosplay! Me digam se vcs tbm! Me dêem um biscoitin 😍🥰 . . . . Hair by @nanasheepy Costume by @king.cosmaker Photo by @everton_anhell Props and make by me 8D . . #dragonball #dragonballsuper #dragonballcosplay #android21
As you can see above, the cosplay uses a long grey-silver wig that suits Android 21 perfectly. It had all the body and style needed to pull off the look. The cosplayer is also wearing black-red contacts which show off the android's devilish side, and it proves how far giu_hellsing will go to complete a look.
The Dragon Ball costume itself is rather simple. A tight black bandeau is used as well as baggy white pants with a gold belt. When paired with some black gloves, the cosplay is wraps up. That is, so long as you have already painted yourself pink from head to toe.
Do you want to see more of Android 21 in the series...? Let me know in the comments or hit me up on Twitter @MeganPetersCB to talk all things comics and anime!
The Japanese-language and English dub releases of Dragon Ball Super are now complete and available to stream with FunimationNOW and Crunchyroll. Viz Media is releasing new chapters of the manga at a monthly rate that can be read entirely for free through the Shonen Jump digital library, and Dragon Ball Super's big movie, Dragon Ball Super: Broly, is now available on Blu-ray and DVD. Fans in Japan are also able to enjoy fresh non-canon adventures from the franchise with new episodes of Super Dragon Ball Heroes' promotional anime series.