Superhero Halloween costumes are very popular and with all the different superheroes there is bound to be one that your young girl or boy loves. The great thing about dressing up as a superhero for Halloween is that they can emulate the character and learn why they are superhero rather than simply dressing up as a scary monster or something they have no interest in.
Superhero Halloween Costumes for Girls
There are some people that assume that superhero Halloween costumes are just for boys, but there are plenty of characters that girls love and can dress up as well. The great thing is that girls don’t have to just stick to the normal superhero characters like Wonder Woman and Bat Girl. There are plenty of female superheroes that your little girl can dress up as and some that you may not even know about.
One little girl that has become quite popular over the past year is Word Girl. Word Girl is a cartoon character who not only fights villains but also teaches different aspects of vocabulary and reading. Little girls are falling in love with Word Girl and a Word Girl costume may just be perfect for your little girl.
If your young girl likes to stick to more traditional superheroes than she still has plenty of options available to her. Some examples of traditional superhero costumes included Bat Girl, Super Girl, Wonder Woman, and Storm from X-Men.
Superhero Halloween Costumes for Boys
Boys have infinite possibilities when it comes to superhero Halloween costumes. Most people thing of the traditional ones like Batman, Superman, and Spiderman, but there have been several superheroes who have taken off in the past few years. With the release of Iron Man 2, both Iron Man and War Machine have become more popular with young boys. You can be that there will be several boys sporting an Iron Man Halloween costume as well as a War Machine Halloween costume this year and years to come.
Another character who has gotten more popular over the past years is Wolverine from the X-Men. It seems to be that he is joining the ranks of the traditional superheroes listed above.
Some other superhero Halloween costume ideas for boys include Robin, Captain America, Power Rangers, Transformers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and The Incredible Hulk.
Superhero Halloween costumes are great for any boy or girl. Your little one will love the costume so much they will probably want to wear it every day of the year.