Yu-Gi-Oh Hair Looks Insane In Real Life

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Not surprising! It looks nuts in the manga and anime, too.

Out of all the Yu-Gi-Oh characters, Yami Yugi has the most amazing hairdo. It’s always been tricky to replicate in real life. In a new series of ads, Konami tries to do just that—even if the result is more plastic hat and less actual hair.

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These “Are you dueling?” posters, which are for the latest Yu-Gi-Oh smartphone game, show rather normal scenes of life in Japan. The simple addition of Yami Yugi hair makes the images anything but typical!

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There’s even a trailer truck during around Tokyo with this madness plastered all over it. Of course there is.

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Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored five books, including most recently, Japanese Whisky: The Ultimate Guide to the World's Most Desirable Spirit.