Dabi’s all-white “funeral” design from My Hero Academia comes to life in a highly realistic cosplay that showcases the transition to live-action. @rukochiiii, a talented cosplayer, recreates iconic characters from various popular series, impressing fans with every cosplay design. This Dabi cosplay captures exact details from the manga, such as the tattered jacket, white hair, burns, and evil smirk, making it one of the best cosplays ever created for the character.
In the exciting world of superheroes My Hero Academy, Alike is one of the most formidable and dangerous villains that Deku and his fellow heroes-in-training have ever had to fight, often pushing them to their limits in seemingly insurmountable ways. And in the new character cosplay, Dabi’s all-white “funeral” design comes to life, showing exactly how he should transition into the live-action space.
Recently posted on social media via X by @rukochiiii, this account is entirely focused on creating highly realistic cosplay designs, essentially a 1:1 representation of what people fans seen in both manga and anime series of the most popular series around.
Dressed as some of My Hero Academia’s other iconic characters like Bakugo, Shoto Todoroki, and even a version of Dabi’s darker-clad “base” form, @rukochiiii also had success cosplay as characters from Naruto, That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime, Tokyo Aliens and more, always impressing with each new cosplay design.
My Hero Academia Dabi Cosplay proves how the villain can work in live-action
Dabi is a My Hero Academia villain who always gives Deku and friends a hard time, with a new cosplay showing off his live-action appearance!
Dabi’s all-white outfit has the perfect cosplay transformation
Having caused trouble for heroes in the My Hero Academia universe as a member of both the Villain League and the Occult Liberation Front, Dabi used his Blueflame Quirk to compare strength with several strongest character in My Hero lore, especially his father, Endeavor. Revealed to be Toya, Endeavor’s long-thought-dead son during the events of the Paranormal Liberation War arc, Dabi has traded in his usual dark clothes for a similar all-white design in the current Final War arcWith this heat-resistant outfit, Dabi looks like a scary ghost.
Photographed from head to toe so fans can see every inch of @rukochiiii’s manga-centric design, it’s the small details of Dabi’s outfit that make this cosplay stand out from the rest and elevate @rukochiiii to something worthy of Hollywood. From the remains of Dabi’s soggy and tattered long coat to his dirty white boots, lace-up belt, silver handcuffs, and flirty topless look, @rukochiiii has created an outfit which fans have yet to see in the anime. Add in Dabi’s white hair, convincing makeup that shows off Dabi’s many burns and pinned skin, and of course, a wicked pose and smirk worthy of the character, and @rukochiiii cements this look as one of the best cosplays ever created for this vile villainhand down.
Dabi Cosplay shows what his live-action design looks like
So while it’s almost certain that the upcoming seventh season of My Hero will incorporate at least some of the epic events currently taking place in the manga, It will still be some time before this unique Dabi design makes its true animated debut. How lucky for Alike and fans of the character, @rukochiiii gives them something much better to enjoy in the meantime with a live-action version My Hero Academy the look absolutely needs to be used as inspiration for any future real-world versions of this god-level villain.
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My Hero Academy
Release date: 2016-04-03
Cast: Aoi Yuki, Ayane Sakura, Christopher R. Sabat, Yûki Kaji, Nobuhiko Okamoto, Luci Christian, David Matranga, Justin Briner, Kenta Miyake, Clifford Chapin, Daiki Yamashita
Category: Action, Superhero, Animation
Season list: My Hero Academia – Part 1, My Hero Academia – Part 2, My Hero Academia – Part 3, My Hero Academia – Part 4, My Hero Academia – Part 5, My Hero Academia – Part 6
Summary: In My Hero Academia, some people have superpowers called quirks. Izuku Midoriya, nicknamed Deku, is not one of them. Deku has always idolized heroes like the number one hero All Might, and since he was a child, he has always wanted to be a hero. However, his lack of a quirky personality has always held him back, but a chance encounter with All Might after discovering a classmate in danger puts Deku on the path to becoming a hero. really. My Hero Academia revolves around Deku and a class of heroes being trained at UA. This school shapes young ability users into future heroes through mock rescue missions, combat training, and other heroic training tasks. With young Deku inheriting the “One for All” trait, he will learn what it means to be a true hero while taking on vile criminals.
Franchising: My Hero Academy
Characters by: Kohei Horikoshi
Distributor: FUNimation Entertainment
Protagonist: Tsuyu Asui, Katsuki Bakugo, Ochaco Uraraka, Izuku Midoriya, Shoto Todoroki, All Might
Production company: Bone
Story by: Kouhei Horikoshi, Yōsuke Kuroda