When it comes to Yu-Gi-Oh, the fandom is ready to do whatever it can to bolster their favorite characters. It comes as little surprise that Yugi is one of those go-to duelists, and that is why there are so many fan-works dedicated to the hero. But thanks to one cosplayer, it seems the fandom has met its match in cosplay as theirs will be hard to outdo.
The cosplay comes from Yami no Cosplay, a fan who is all about that Yu-Gi-Oh cosplay life. They are known as one of the best anime cosplayers for the franchise, and that title did not come easily. All of their looks took some serious time and effort. And as you can see below, one of their Katsucon cosplays went above and beyond.
As you can tell, the look brings Yugi to life with a clean and sleek look. The leather outfit is made up of intricate belts and button embellishments that are par for the course in Yu-Gi-Oh, but that is not all. The makeup is on point especially around the eyes, and Yugi looks especially suave with a rose in hand.
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“𝑨𝒖𝒈𝒖𝒔𝒕 1485. 𝒀𝒖𝒈𝒊 (𝑯𝒆𝒏𝒓𝒚 𝑻𝒖𝒅𝒐𝒓) 𝒍𝒂𝒏𝒅𝒔 𝒂𝒕 𝑴𝒊𝒍𝒇𝒐𝒓𝒅 𝑯𝒂𝒗𝒆𝒏...”🌹 ——————————————- ——————————————- You thought I was done with Henry Tudor?! THINK AGAIN. I still have a few photos left from my Katsu shoot with the amazing @karamelphotography ! I thought it would be great to post these few now since this is the photo @ardawigs used for my Arda Style award announcement! (I still can’t believe I won that tho like it hasn’t sunk in) This is one of my absolute favorite photos from the shoot, but I’m saving my other favorite for last~
Of course, the wig is the first thing that draws your eyes here, and that is impressive given how well this cosplay was done. The hairpiece looks like it was taken straight from the anime given its defined sections and colors. The amount of adhesive used to make the wig stay like this must be unreal, but the effort was worth it. There are few Yu-Gi-Oh wigs that can compare, so we tip our hats to Yami no Cosplay for their wardrobe wizardry!