What is the most recognizable hat in all of video gaming? Come to think of it, you’re not all that up to speed on video game characters that wear hats, are you? You’re running through some mentally ticking off the list… Anyway, The distinctive red cap with the “M” for Mario is unmistakable. You could explore outer space and still have everybody recognize you.
Mario of Super Mario Brothers fame makes a fun cosplay character because you can get away with being a little portly, and you get points for an epic mustache. Plus he was played by Bob Hoskins in the movie, and yes, our apologies for reminding you that exists.