Red Guardian's Costume for Cosplay & Halloween 2023

How to Make Red Guardian’s Costume

Red Guardian Costume for Cosplay & Halloween
# Item Description
1 Mask Helmet Start with this red helmet with eye cover.
2 Suit You can also start with a red body suit or unitard.
3 Beard Wear a fake beard and mustache to rock his facial hair.
4 Harness Get a white harness to wear on the chest and crotch.
5 Gauntlet Gloves Keep the superhero look strong with these gloves.
6 Boot Cover Add a boot cover to recreate his white and black boots.
7 Shield Get this shield and paint it accordingly.
8 White Paint Use white paint to line up the shield’s design.
9 Various Paints Then, mix paints to get your choice of gray shade, red, and black on the shield.

Red Guardian’s costume can be recreated with a red unitard or bodysuit, a helmet, and white body harness. Style the look with a pair of white gauntlet gloves and white boot covers. For the shield, you can repurpose a black round shield, paint the outline white, then apply the appropriate colors for it.

About Red Guardian

Red Guardian is a character in Marvel Comics that was created as the Soviet equivalent of Captain America. The Red Guardian has been adapted as two separate characters in the Ultimate Marvel continuity: Captain Russia and Colonel Abdul al-Rahma. None of the Red Guardian’s various identity users have been revealed to possess superhuman powers or abilities, with the exception of a few adaptations of the character. All of the Guardians are highly skilled athletes, and have used a variety of weapons including shields, swords, and hurling weapons

The character was created by Roy Thomas and John Buscema and first appeared in “The Avengers” #43 in 1967. The mantle of Red Guardian has been held by multiple characters in the Marvel Universe, with the most well-known being Alexei Shostakov, who has ties to Black Widow and the Soviet Union. As a counterpart to Captain America, Red Guardian possesses enhanced strength, agility, and fighting skills. He has been a member of various teams including the Avengers and the Winter Guard. Additionally, Red Guardian made his live-action debut in the Marvel Cinematic Universe film “Black Widow,” portrayed by David Harbour.