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Anime and Manga
- The Mask: The mask literally grants the wearer the powers of a cartoon character and features all three varieties.
- In Ernest Saves Christmas, Ernest has a bunch of costumes that were ready to be of use but came out of nowhere.
- Ernest Scared Stupid had this too; it was fairly regular in Ernest movies.
- Undercover Brother. The title character somehow does a costume change while jumping through a window. Watch it here.
- Maggie in The Great Race. The only other way she could have that many outfits while running a globe-spanning auto race is if she has a wardrobe truck following her just offscreen.
- In Pee-wee's Big Adventure, Pee-Wee apparently has the ability to insta-change both his own clothes and someone else's simply by saying, "I have a plan..."
- We see the sidekicks being taught how to do this in Sky High (2005).
- In Scott Pilgrim vs. The World, Scott walks into his bathroom, and comes out in a completely different outfit, all before the Seinfeld Laugh Track is done playing.
- The Blues Brothers Band do a super-fast costume change for Cab Calloway to lead them in Minne the Moocher. They change back in the blink of a camera cut afterwards.
Live Action TV
- In the opening credits of Sabrina the Teenage Witch, Sabrina would pose in front of a mirror and zap herself into different wardrobes. Of course, this is justified in that it's done with magic.
- Both Superman in Lois & Clark and Wonder Woman in Wonder Woman change clothes by spinning. In both cases (except for the pilot episode of Wonder Woman, where she emerges from the spin with her street clothes over her arm) the clothes they're wearing simply vanish.
- Featured in Toon, naturally. A character with the Quick Change/Disguise shtick can dress as practically anything in an instant.
- On a meta level; actors portraying multiple characters (such as in small productions) often need to completely change their clothes in under a minute, or shorter, depending on the show and who they are playing (although parts are usually cast to avoid complete costume changes in short amounts of time). See Real Life below for examples of people who take it even more seriously.
- Characters in Animal Crossing can change clothes with a backflip.
- The Sims do the spin in place thing when they change clothes.
- The alchemist Zandria apparently has a spell for this in Kyrandia 2. At the end of every area, her outfit either gets damaged or becomes environmentally incorrect, so she snaps her fingers to summon a new one. Towards the end of the game, she comments that she's running out of spare outfits in her wardrobe spell.
- In several games in The Legend of Zelda, the Iron Boots function this way: Link changes his shoes in an instant just by jumping and clicking his feet together.
- Skin Horse: Tigerlily Jones appears to have this power.
- Jade, Kanaya, and Dirk from Homestuck use Wardrobifiers that remotely modify their clothes.
- El Goonish Shive: Nanase gained a spell that lets her do this.note She admits it's a pretty useless spell.
- Sarin of The Dragon Doctors keeps a lot of "emergency clothes" in warped space for assorted incidents, mostly transformation related.
- In Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog, the doctor, in plain clothes, ducks down behind a stairway of some sort and comes back up wearing his costume.