Costume maker extraordinaire Bryan Dracule (also known as BZNintendo) has created a terrifying undertake Itachi Uchiha from Naruto.
Published on Reddit, the images from the bloody Itachi cosplay show the type dolled up in the Akatsuki attire. Crows swarm around him with one creepily bursting forth from his eye, developing a very fitting and haunting picture of the genjutsu master.
The missing-nin and former ANBU captain is not the only real popular anime character BZNintendo has introduced to existence. The cosplayer’s Reddit account also features photos of equally impressive recreations of Pokémon‘s Guzma and My Hero Academia‘s Shigaraki. BZNintendo has cosplayed gaming figures like Cloud Trouble and Sephiroth from Final Fantasy VII too.
A Brief History from the Naruto Anime
The Naruto manga by Masashi Kishimoto made an appearance in Shueisha’s Weekly Shōnen Jump from 1999 until 2014, with over 250 million copies in circulation all over the world, the series stands alongside Akira Toriyama’s Dragon Ball and Tite Kubo’s Bleach among the best-selling manga ever. The storyline follows the titular orange-clad ninja because he pursues his imagine becoming Hokage. Underneath the guidance of his Jonin Instructor, Kakashi, and together with his teammates, Sakura and Sasuke, Naruto learns how to become a effective shinobi and finds out many dark secrets about his world.
Studio Pierrot adapted Kishimoto’s manga into two anime series — Naruto and Naruto Shippuden, which initially ran between 2002 and 2017 — and also the follow up, Boruto: Naruto Next Generations, is ongoing. To commemorate the very first show’s 20th anniversary, four brand-new Naruto episodes will release in September 2023. The franchise also features an abundance of adaptations across other mediums like tie-in films, game titles, guidebooks, novelizations as well as stage plays. Many merchandising companies have released an array of Naruto collectibles through the years too. For instance, figurine maker FanHome offers a regular membership service for that ninja-centric series that gives people with a brand new hands-colored character figure every month.
Obviously, Itachi is not the only real fan-favorite Naruto character which has lately inspired stunning cosplay. Recently, prominent cosplayer Izanamitan published images of their Kushina Uzumaki costume that spotlights her vibrant red hair and references her effective Adamantine Sealing Chains technique. Furthermore, Izanamitan also fabricated a strikingly accurate cosplay of Ino Yamanaka. The outfit showcases the Leaf Village kunoichi’s intense blue eyes and her lengthy blonde hair.
Kishimoto’s Naruto manga is shipped by VIZ Media in The United States, and also the anime adaptations by Studio Pierrot are for sale to stream on Crunchyroll.