Season 3 of Demon Slayer is off to a great start! Following its epic premiere, episode two aired recently, allowing fans of the popular shonen to catch up with Tanjiro. As we all know, the swordsman is getting closer to his next fight every day, and it’s certain that Gyokko will catch him off guard. In fact, a fan recently stunned the anime community with their incredible cosplay of the terrifying demon.
The impressive cosplay, created by Reddit user freakbassist, who is also a professional makeup artist, has gone viral this week. They chose to portray Gyokko, and their attention to detail is truly impressive – even if it is a bit terrifying! Check it out for yourself below.
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The Gyokko cosplay above perfectly captures the grotesque demon in all its nauseating glory. The makeup artist used special products to manipulate their face shape, bringing Gyokko to life with meticulous attention to detail – from the demon’s scalp protrusions to its third eye and baby arms.
Fans of Demon Slayer have already had a glimpse of Gyokko’s features in season 3. He appeared in the premiere, meeting with Muzan in the Infinity Castle, and has since been seen taking a colleague on a mission, with the Swordsmith Village as a likely target. Gyokko’s appearance alone is enough to give anyone chills, and it’s clear he possesses some powerful Demon Arts that make him even more terrifying. If you’re curious to see more of Gyokko, be sure to check out Demon Slayer season 3 for some close-up views.
If you haven’t had a chance to catch up on Demon Slayer, the anime is currently available for streaming on both Hulu and Crunchyroll. Additionally, the complete manga series is available for reading through Viz Media, in both digital and physical formats, depending on your preference.