Is This Guy's Afro Samurai Cosplay The Greatest Of All Time?
Cosplay, or dressing up as a character from a movie, book, or video game, is bigger than ever and this guy is clearly an expert. Michael “Knightmage” Wilson has gone viral with his take on the character Afro Samurai.
Kotaku spotlights the very dedicated fan who put together an outfit complete with a sword and huge afro wig. Michael Wilson was so devoted that he did an entire photoshoot dressed up as Afro Samurai.
For those not familar with the character, Afro Samurai is a manga series that originally appeared in 1999. It later was turned into an Emmy-nominated TV show and video game. Afro Samurai continues to have a cult following. Wu-Tang Clan and RZA even appeared on soundtracks for the series.