The career of Rey Mysterio has made him the most successful masked wrestler in the history of the industry. Mysterio proved that a luchador could get over in the bigger United States wrestling promotions when working for WCW and WWE against names like Chris Jericho, Eddie Guerrero, and CM Punk. The passion of Rey allowed him to show emotion without having his face exposed. It helped that he experimented with many different looks.

The various masks and gear color schemes provided unique presentations to help Mysterio stand out. Another genius move for Rey was implementing cosplay themed gear before it was something everyone did. Mysterio’s looks either connected with the audience or missed the mark. Find out which options stand the test of time for different reasons. The following looks were the best and worst of Rey’s career.

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10Worst: Zebra Pants

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The ability to stand out with one’s look made Rey Mysterio’s best gear stand out. However, there were some instances where standing out backfired on him. Mysterio wore zebra-based pants for a short while that just didn’t fit him. The look failed to leave a memorable impact and confused viewers based on his prior looks.

9Best: WWE Debut Gear

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The debut appearance of Rey Mysterio in WWE saw his look convincing the fans they would enjoy him. Mysterio’s colorful look was pivotal to have the younger demographic wanting to support him. Red was always one of the better colors for the gear of Mysterio to work perfectly during an important night in his career.

8Worst: Avatar

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WrestleMania 26 featured Rey Mysterio having an important match against CM Punk. Mysterio once again wanted a cosplay themed look for the biggest show of the year. Avatar was coming off the record-breaking box office success, and Mysterio made gear to look like the Na’vi character. The look came off awkward, especially with the addition of hair to the mask.

7Best: Daredevil

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Rey Mysterio made his WrestleMania debut at WrestleMania 19 in the opening match against Matt Hardy. The gear was inspired by the superhero character Daredevil movie. It was another timely one with Ben Affleck’s portrayal in the 2003 movie. Mysterio looked great with one of his first major gear risks in WWE.

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6Worst: Nude Colored Gear

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Most people stay away from nude-colored gear unless needing it for a specific reason. Rey Mysterio recently took the risk of trying it out for his newest gear and it just looked strange. Fans didn’t hold it against Rey since he was still having great matches, but it deserves to be among his worst looks ever.

5Best: Wolverine

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Rey Mysterio was in the main event of the historic All In show run by Cody Rhodes and the Young Bucks. The team of Mysterio, Bandido and Rey Fenix faced off against the Young Bucks and Kota Ibushi. Mysterio went out of his way to make special gear like the Wolverine character. Fans loved the cosplay themed gear of the most popular X-Man character.

4Worst: The Horns

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The risk-taking from Rey Mysterio extended from the ring to his look in the late 90s. Mysterio lost his mask as part of a stipulation in his feud against Kevin Nash. The aftermath saw Rey experimenting with different hair colors and accessories. Mysterio’s worst WCW look featured him wearing the devil horns with red hair.

3Best: The Phantom

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The classic between Eddie Guerrero and Rey Mysterio at Halloween Havoc 1997 is considered one of the all-time great wrestling matches. Mysterio made sure to wear a special mask and gear for the most important match of his career to that point. The Phantom character came from the movie of the same name in 1996. Despite the movie flopping, Mysterio’s gear inspired by the superhero is among his most famous looks.

2Worst: Silver Surfer

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The worst look of Rey Mysterio’s career came at Summerslam 2007 when inspired by the Silver Surfer character. Mysterio was coming off a long time off due to injury and appeared out of shape. The silver paint over his stomach just came off poorly. Mysterio’s mask wasn’t bad, but the overall look was a flop.

1Best: The Flash

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Rey Mysterio’s best superhero-themed gear came at WrestleMania 20 when attempting to look like The Flash. The gear and mask looked almost identical to the actual costume of The Flash character in DC Comics. Mysterio realized his superhero-themed costumes would work after the popularity of this one to set up his future concepts.

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