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1[[quoteright:170:[[Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse]]]]˛[[caption-width-right:170:[-''Darling'', that color simply ''does not'' suit you.-] ]]˛˛Bob has decided to [[HeelFaceTurn give up his evil ways]]. In order to show that [[ThatManIsDead his old self is gone for good,]] he decides to change his outward appearance.˛˛Popular changes include going from [[GoodColorsEvilColors generic evil colors like red and black to generic good ones like white and gold,]] shaving the BeardOfEvil, growing your hair out from the BaldOfEvil, and covering up [[GoodScarsEvilScars evil scars.]] [[SuperHeroesWearCapes A cape is also a good choice.]]˛˛A SubTrope of SignificantWardrobeShift.˛˛Contrast EvilCostumeSwitch.˛----˛!!Examples:˛˛[[foldercontrol]]˛˛[[folder:Anime and Manga]]˛* Used in ''[[Anime/AfroSamurai Afro Samurai: Resurrection]]'' - Toward the end of the movie, half of Kuma's mask is knocked off, around the same time he begins thinking about his actions. Later, when he decides to try and protect Afro, he tears the other half off (in the process, showing that [[CyberneticsEatYourSoul Cybernetics DON'T Eat Your Soul]]). That said, Afro being the AntiHero bordering VillainProtagonist he is, and the show having such GrayAndGreyMorality, it's debatable whether this is a good or ''evil'' costume switch...˛* [[spoiler:Solomon Goldsmith]] from ''Anime/BloodPlus'' [[spoiler:When he decided to switch to Saya's Side he changes his [[LightIsNotGood White Suit]] for a Black Suit which also invokes DarkIsNotEvil as well.]]˛** [[spoiler: This has a significance in-story; Solomon was wearing white when he first met Diva and so pledged to wear white from then on as a sign of devotion to her. The black suit showed he was renouncing his devotion to Diva in favor of Saya.]]˛* The first Reinforce of ''Anime/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaAs'', who loses the red FacialMarkings and [[TooManyBelts red belts]] after she's cleansed of her [[EnemyWithout berserked defense program]].˛** Averted, however, with Fate Testarossa. Even under the white BadassLongcoat from [[Anime/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaStrikerS the third season]] she is still in Black Leather.˛** [[spoiler:Agito]] in ''[[Manga/MagicalGirlLyricalNanohaViVid ViVid]]'' and ''[[Manga/MagicalRecordLyricalNanohaForce Force]]'' has a new [[EvilIsSexy and less revealing]] barrier jacket that looks somewhat like the one Signum wears. Similarly, [[spoiler:Nove, Wendi, Dieci and Cinque[[note]]though she still keeps wearing her BadassLongcoat over hers[[/note]]]] are shown wearing barrier jackets that are slightly different from their previous ones, swapping their old LatexSpaceSuit outfits for a LeotardOfPower instead.˛* Used in ''Manga/FruitsBasket'' as [[spoiler: Akito]] stops wearing the manly kimono of evil and starts wearing cuter clothing.˛* Juvia gets a new costume after she joins ''Manga/FairyTail'', though this doesn't happen until at least 40 chapters after her HeelFaceTurn.˛** Similarly late, Bixlow loses the skulls on his shoulders and gains a tuft on his hood [[spoiler: for his and Fried's BigDamnHeroes moment in the S Class Trial arc]], making him look like a knight.˛** When Laxus shows up [[spoiler: to fight Hades]], he's dressed in a simple white traveling cloak. Not so much a change to good as something extremely simple and humble compared with his usual fur-lined CoatCape.˛** [[spoiler: Ultear]] never really had a trademark outfit, but she wears less makeup and her clothes become less revealing after her HeelFaceTurn.˛* ''Anime/FreshPrettyCure'':˛** [[spoiler: When recurring QuirkyMinibossSquad members Westar and Souler come [[BackFromTheDead back from deletion]] to help the Cures, their heretofore predominantly black uniforms are changed into predominantly white ones.]]˛** [[LateArrivalSpoiler On a less spoilery note]], Setsuna gets a full makeover when she does her HeelFaceTurn, trading in her black dress and silver hair ([[DarkChick Eas]]) for a red dress and pink hair with a winged tiara ([[SixthRanger Cure]] [[TheLancer Passion]]).˛* Siren/Ellen in ''Anime/SuitePrettyCure'' changes her casual outfit to have brighter colors and a new music note styled hairpiece when she officially becomes a good guy.˛** [[spoiler:Every other villain from Minor Land get his old (good) costume back, after being de-brainwashed.]]˛* Anime/DigimonTamers has a subtle way of going about this. While not necessarily a villain, Rika initally wears a shirt with a broken heart, but after she starts to recognize the PowerOfFriendship and realize that she can't do everything herself, this shirt is exchanged for one with a normal, non-broken heart on it.˛** Also, Beelzemon goes from RedEyesTakeWarning to the green eyes of his Impmon form when he gains his Blast Mode upgrade and joins the team, completing his HeelFaceTurn.˛** A different Beelzemon: In a later season, TheDragon Reapmon sides with the heroes and is injured. He is restored into a new form in time to be a [[BigDamnHeroes Big Damn Hero]]: namely, Beelzemon. Of course, visually speaking, it's only a fitting form for a GoodCostumeSwitch because we remember the other one from ''Tamers.'' There's nothing friendly-looking about him; if anything, his original form was less mean-looking.˛* ''Anime/DigimonAdventure02'';˛** when Ken went to the Digital World for the first 21 episodes, it was as the Digimon Emperor, with a futuristic cape and suit. When he undergoes his MyGodWhatHaveIDone HeelRealization, the Emperor outfit fades away to his normal school uniform, which he wears for the rest of the series.˛** Yukio Oikawa, Ken's ManBehindTheMan, typically has a deathly pale pallor to emphasize his villainous nature. [[spoiler: In the final episode, his skin tone is normal, possibly suggesting that his pale skin was a side-effect of hosting Myotismon's spirit.]]˛* Hisashi Mitsui in ''Manga/SlamDunk''. He starts as a Jerkass street thug full of rage, with Japanese thugs clothing (large trousers, etc...), long hair and a missing tooth (two missing teeth, after he meets Sakuragi). After he sees the light, and asks Anzai to accept him back in the team, he shows up at the gym with a sportsman attire, shaven hair and his "new teeth".˛* ''Manga/{{Naruto}}'': Gaara, Kankuro and Temari have new outfits when they reappear to help the Leaf Ninja in the Sasuke Retrieval Arc, explicitly meant to symbolize their new alliance with Konoha.˛* Access from ''Manga/AkazukinChacha'' wore black and dark blue armor. After his turn, his armor becomes white, red, orange and gold.˛* ''Anime/SailorMoon'' villains are often turned good by Sailor Moon and her posse. They usually appear later in new outfits. Most notable are the Black Moon Sisters and Sailor Galaxia.˛** Played with in Tin Nayanko's case. Sailor Moon's attack hits her bracelet purifying HALF of her from Galaxia's influence, turning half her costume white. Sadly Galaxia will have none of it and offs her.˛* Livio the Double Fang from ''Manga/{{Trigun}} Maximum'' cuts his hair after his face heel turn, and later gets a cape and hat.˛* Zolf in ''LightNovel/{{Slayers}}'' is first seen covered in full-body bandages, thanks to a Flare Arrow from Lina Inverse. His burns heal at the same times as his HeelFaceTurn.˛* ''Anime/NadiaTheSecretOfBlueWater''. Grandis is the first villain of the series and wears a military uniform. When she announces her HeelFaceTurn she's wearing a dress and it becomes her standard outfit (unless she's going into battle).˛* Though he was never explicitly evil [[spoiler: Naito Kimija]] of ''Anime/SacredSeven'' gets some new, white and blue armor from [[spoiler: Ruri's sister]] when he goes to assist Alma in taking down [[spoiler: Kenmi]]. A radically different look from his normally dark Sacred Seven armor.˛* Although she's actually wearing the same costume from when she was a villain Eida in ''Anime/DancougarNova'' goes from being pale and sickly looking with dark lipstick to a regular complexion when she turns good. Her helmet also goes from being a Scary Shiny Visor to showing her eyes, and she goes from being monotone and robotic to her usual personality. Oddly its never explained why she suddenly looked like that as a villain (as she was a friend of the team and they didn't know she was action their rival and she looked and acted normal when with them) in the first place.˛* In ''Anime/DragonBallZ'', [[TheRival Vegeta]] starts off wearing a full suit of Saiyan armor. As the series continues, and Vegeta gradually undergoes a HeelFaceTurn he continues to stop wearing pieces of it, and by the time of the Buu arc he's just wearing the gloves and boots over the blue bodysuit. And at the very end of the series, once Vegeta has fully become a good guy and accepted the Earth as his home, he starts wearing Earthling clothes instead.˛** Then averted with ''Anime/DragonBallSuper'', which puts Vegeta back in the Cell-era Saiyan armor. Although he wears civvies with his family and the armor is probably just FanService.˛* Papillon from ''Manga/BusouRenkin'' becomes Tokyo's new superhero. His butterfly logo changed color from purple to orange.˛* ''Manga/AssassinationClassroom'': After being reinstated to Class-E despite her brief FaceHeelTurn, Irina starts to wear more conservative clothes than the revealing ones she used to wear.˛* In ''Manga/MagicKnightRayearth'', Caldina's dancer outfit is black in the first half when she's a villain. When she returns in the second half, she exchanges it for a white version.˛* Justified in ''Manga/MissKobayashisDragonMaid''. Ilulu started wearing loose t-shirts after her HeelFaceTurn to better fit in with humans ([[GagBoobs they're the only clothes that fit]] and she wasn't skilled enough at transformation magic to [[TechnicallyNakedShapeshifter make her own]]).˛* In ''Anime/MobileSuitGundam'', Char Aznable wears an outfit consisting of mostly red, with a black and gold cloth shoulder shield, wearing a white mask and helmet. When he dons the heroic identity of [[Anime/MobileSuitZetaGundam Quattro Bajeena]], he wears clothes with the same colors, but his new outfit is a sleeveless black and red vest with gold highlights, red pants, a white undershirt, and he replaces the helmet and mask with black sunglasses. After he [[Anime/MobileSuitGundamCharsCounterattack goes back]] [[EvilCostumeSwitch to being evil]], he ditches the black entirely, going to a red suit with gold highlights and a dark red cape.˛* In ''Anime/GundamBuildDivers'', [[spoiler:when Ayame decides to pull a HeelFaceTurn for good, she modifies her old RX-[=ZeroMaru=] SD Gunpla to dump the predominant black for all white, losing a lot of the ninja motif in favor of making look more like its mainstream counterpart, the Unicorn Gundam]].˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Comics]]˛* ''(pictured above)'' According to the Franchise/StarWarsLegends ''Infinities'' comic book series (a series of WhatIf versions of the original trilogy), this is what would've happened to the [[HeelFaceTurn redeemed]] Darth Vader had he survived the battle on the second Death Star. Good Vader dons a head to toe white attire... While keeping his entire previous EvilOverlord look, providing one of the few examples of PaintItBlack being done in reverse.˛* ''Comicbook/XMen'': Shortly before becoming headmaster of Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters, back in the 1980s, erstwhile BigBad ComicBook/{{Magneto}} discarded his usual outfit of red body armor with purple trunks, gloves, cape and boots in favor of a costume which consisted of a magenta body stocking with a large, off-center "M," and a light-purple cape. He also doffed his famous, and face-obscuring, helmet.˛** Subverted later--whenever Magneto ends up on the good side of the HeelFaceRevolvingDoor he mostly keeps his "evil" costume.˛** In fact, during the Genosha ''Comicbook/{{Excalibur}}'' series, in which Mags' role was ''purely'' as a good guy (though one you didn't want to screw with, of course), he wore a ''black'' version of his usual costume (albeit without the helmet.) When he found out Wanda was in danger[[note]]Well, House of M was on the way and it turned out that in the end Wanda ''was'' the danger.[[/note]] and he was [[PapaBear ready to kick ass]], he donned the latest version of his traditional outfit. [[note]]Of course, he shoulda gone back ''two'' outfits--this one was actually only used during [[ComicBook/NewXMen "Planet X"]], whose drug-addled nigh-OmnicidalManiac antagonist was retconned into having been an impostor, one whose actions the true Magneto detested.[[/note]]˛** After more than a decade of being a team member, Magneto finally changed his look, and like Excalibur Genosha, it's more villainous-looking than anything seen before. The "Marvel Now" version is black and white, and the white-with-black-lines version looks about as friendly as Darth Vader above. The inverted one isn't much better. Adding red in "All New, All Different Marvel" makes for a look that says RedAndBlackAndEvilAllOver. Though as stated before, it makes sense for him--he's still anything but warm and cuddly. Still, it's funny to note that the friendliest-looking outfit he's ever had was his original look as the X-Men's first BigBad.˛* In the indie comic ''ComicBook/ThievesAndKings'', Soracia the Queen of Halves'... ''epic'' ... HeelFaceTurn culminates with the cutting off of her black beribboned evil black cloak. It then forms up into a dummy shape of her and cries that it loves her. After that she wanders around in a fairly average cloak and skirt combo that still manages a certain amount of flair and swirl when she swings her longswords, but doesn't reek of black magic.˛* [[ Anti-Venom]] so much so, that right now he's the third most popular Creator/MarvelComics character (behind ComicBook/{{Deadpool}} and ComicBook/{{Wolverine}}), and went from hoodlum-whacking-vigilante into a [[KnightTemplar crusader]] tasking himself with a single mission: [[spoiler: Killing the ComicBook/{{Venom}} symbiote and all its spawns.]] A fairly literal example as well since, like the Good Vader seen above, it's literally a color-inverted version of the Mac Gargan Venom form.˛* ''ComicBook/SquadronSupreme'' had their arch enemies, The Institute of Evil, brainwashed into their team and many of them changed their costumes. The most obvious one is Foxfire, who wore a punk outfit and after her change she wore a white outfit that covered more.˛* ''ComicBook/{{Gothtopia}}'' had a variation: To reflect Gotham's sunnier appearance, the [[Franchise/{{Batman}} Batfamily]] traded their dark, imposing costumes for bright, inspiring ones as they operate more in the daytime. ˛* After the ''Comicbook/{{AXIS}}'' Inversion causes his CharacterAlignment to change, ComicBook/{{Sabretooth}} dons a new costume deliberately reminiscent of the one worn by his fallen nemesis, {{Wolverine}}.˛** The Red Skull also played the trope straight in this storyline, his skull turning from red to white [[spoiler: after Charles Xavier took control]].˛** Inverted with ComicBook/IronMan, who went from his signature red and gold to an almost silvery-white armor after he turned ''evil''.˛* ''ComicBook/LokiAgentOfAsgard'': Similar to Sabretooth, the title character changes their outfit after the Inversion, including a lot more gold and whites. However, whether it's an actual Good Costume Switch is complicated, given Loki was trying to be good ''before'' the Inversion occurred.˛** And there's also the fact that the inverted Loki was kind of a dick.˛* In the [[ComicBook/TheTransformersIDW IDW Comics Transformers]] series, Starscream grows to be less selfish over the course of events. How do you know you're ''really'' no longer dealing with [[TheStarscream the same guy he was at the start]]? One upgrade makes him look more like the ''Anime/TransformersArmada'' NobleDemon version of the character. Though that upgrade is then replaced by one based on his G1 look.˛* ''ComicBook/TheUltimates2015:'' After evolving into his true form, [[spoiler:as a lifebringer rather than a world-eater, Galactus' appearance changes from blue and purple to white and orange.]]˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Film -- Animated]]˛* Happens to WesternAnimation/{{Megamind}} after he stops [[spoiler: Titan]] from destroying the city and permanently giving up his evil ways.˛** ''Megamind: The Button of Doom'': Having become defender of Metrocity after the end of the movie, Megamind auctions off his evil weapons and dresses in a white suit and cape in imitation of the previous superhero, Metro Man. Minion comments, "Somehow I don't think it's you." After using his only remaining weapons, a DeathRay and SpiderTank, to defeat a HumongousMecha, Megamind decides to just be himself when fighting evil, and so goes back to black.˛* Downplayed in ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyEquestriaGirlsRainbowRocks''. Sunset Shimmer removes her black leather jacket during the BattleOfTheBands [[spoiler:after the Dazzlings have taken over the entire school with their HatePlague]]. While that's all her costume actually changes, it still signifies the completion of her HeelFaceTurn. [[spoiler:It helps that, immediately following this, she gains an anthro form like the Humane Five before blasting the Dazzlings with the Elements of Harmony.]]˛** Sunset Shimmer also gains an entirely different costume in two music videos released after ''Rainbow Rocks'' which features a much lighter color scheme than her first outfit. When she loses her jacket again in the "My Past is Not Today" video, the lighter colors are all the more noticeable.˛** The same color scheme appears in the ''Friendship Games'' sequel, and though she keeps the jacket, it's lost the metal studs. Arguably, the ''real'' good costume doesn't show up until she [[spoiler: faces off against Evil Twilight, in one that's a closer match to Princess Celestia's color scheme than her own]] ˛* In the Christmas special, ''WesternAnimation/SantaClausIsCominToTown'', Jessica Claus originally wears a black and grey dress, but after falling in love with Kris Kringle and turning on the anti-toy laws, she begins wearing a blue and yellow dress.˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Film -- Live-Action]]˛* In ''Film/{{Equilibrium}}'', Preston dons an all white suit before the FinalBattle, presumably his parade uniform since he's going to see Father. He even has his sword with him in a white scabbard. Then again, why a society with no emotions would need a parade uniform is unclear.˛* In ''Film/TheGoodTheBadAndTheUgly'', Blondie borders on ChaoticEvil for most of the movie, but after he cements his goodness by [[PetTheDog selflessly comforting a dying soldier rather than choosing to pursue the gold]], he changes to the [[IconicOutfit poncho from the first two movies]] in which he's more caring and heroic.˛* ''Franchise/MarvelCinematicUniverse'':˛** ''Film/GuardiansOfTheGalaxy'': Gamora, Drax, and Rocket Raccoon dress in dark clothes for most of the film, then the dark red outfits of the Ravagers in the the final battle. At the end, Gamora wears a more feminine miniskirt and Rocket wears blue.˛** ''Film/{{Captain Marvel|2019}}'', [[spoiler:once Carol realizes she's on the wrong side of the unjust Kree/Skrull War, she no longer feel right wearing the green and silver Kree colors, and so she changes her uniform to the red, blue, and gold of her comics counterpart.]] ˛* In ''Film/KungFuHustle'', right after Sing [[CurbStompBattle gets his ass handed to him]] by The Beast, and unlocks his true potential, he changes to a traditional martial arts uniform.˛* Eponine for much of ''Film/LesMiserables2012'' wore very revealing rags (WordOfGod says she is a HoneyTrap). When she betrays her family, she switches to her iconic trenchcoat and cap ensemble.˛* A variation in ''Film/SpiderMan3'': After Peter [[HeelFaceTurn gets over his]] TookALevelInJerkass phase and pulls off the [[ClingyCostume black costume]], he reclaims his familiar Spidey Suit.˛* ''Franchise/StarWars'': In ''Film/TheForceAwakens'', after escaping from the First Order, Finn gradually sheds his stormtrooper armor and completes his HeelFaceTurn by wearing Poe Dameron's jacket.˛* ''Film/XMenApocalypse'': [[spoiler:Storm dons the X-suit after her HeelFaceTurn.]]˛** ''Film/XMenDaysOfFuturePast'' also has Mystique undergoing such a change after her HeelFaceTurn. No longer is she GoingCommando, and gains an X-suit of her own. ˛* ''Film/AustinPowersInGoldmember'' has Mini-Me do this after Nigel Powers convinces him to switch sides. Before, he looks like a small Dr. Evil (hence his name) and looks like a small Austin after.˛* ''Film/TheGreatWarriorSkanderbeg'' has the titular hero switch sides from the Ottoman Empire to his Albanian homeland and ditches his [[SlaveMooks janissary]] outfit for his Albanian vests and armor when suiting up for battle.˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Literature]]˛* ''Literature/KingdomKeepers'' gives us [[spoiler: Jez, after Maleficent's control over her is destroyed]].˛* ''Literature/ASongOfIceAndFire''. Jaime Lannister is a SmugSnake BloodKnight notorious for killing the previous king [[TheOathBreaker despite being one of his sworn bodyguard.]] The Kingsguard wear white cloaks and armour, but Jaime has both [[BlingOfWar his armour and even his sword gilded]] as he's a member of the incredibly wealthy House Lannister. After a series of BreakTheHaughty moments, Jaime realises how much he's strayed from the KnightInShiningArmor ideal and decides to change his ways, reverting to the pure white armor of the Kingsguard.˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Live-Action TV]]˛* Inverted in ''Series/BabylonFive''. For the first two seasons, the crew wear standard issue [=EarthForce=] uniforms. When Earth goes {{Vichy|Earth}}, the station secedes from the Earth Alliance, and the main characters don new, Minbari-inspired uniforms. As an added inversion, the new uniforms are darker than the originals.˛* ''Series/BuffyTheVampireSlayer'':˛** When Spike gets his soul in the final season he dumps the black for a blue sweater and lets his traditional punk crew-cut grow out. But later he says it "didn't work" and reverts to his old image.˛** When Anya is introduced, she has brunette hair. She colors it blond after becoming human, then goes back to brunette when she becomes a vengeance demon again. When she turns human for the second time, she goes back to blond.˛* [[KillerGameMaster Kuroto Dan]] from ''Series/KamenRiderExAid'' usually wore business suit and ties in blacks and greys as a villain. After his HeelFaceTurn he switches to a more business casual style in whites and greys.˛* [[FromNobodyToNightmare Mitsuzane Kureshima]] pulls both this and EvilCostumeSwitch through the run of ''Series/KamenRiderGaim''. He ends up wearing clothes similar [[TheHero Kouta's]] earlier outfit.˛* [[EvilIsPetty Alain]] of ''Series/KamenRiderGhost'' dressed up in white and green clothes gifted to him following his HeelFaceTurn. He originally did that only to please the gifter and returned to his Ganma uniform after trying them out. The switch would become permanent only when events conspired against him, making the clothes [[spoiler: a TragicKeepsake]].˛* ''Series/LegendOfTheSeeker''˛** When Cara joined the main cast, her costume change? Her Mord-Sith uniform now shows her cleavage.˛** The first encountered Mord-Sith, Denna, changes her outfit to white when she is no longer a Mord-Sith and becomes the Madam of a brothel. Subverted when it's revealed that she's still evil.˛*** Also subverted in the very loosely based-on source material, ''Literature/SwordofTruth'', where a Mord-Sith wearing white indicates that her pet is fully trained (as oppposed to her normal red uniform as a pet-in-training tends to bleed). ˛* In ''Series/PowerRangersMysticForce'', when Koragg the Knight-Wolf is freed from TheMaster's control and becomes Leanbow, the Wolf Warrior, his armor changes from purple to crimson. (Eventually. He's good but still purple for quite a ''few'' episodes, but is red upon fully joining the team. It's theorized, but not stated in either version, that it had something to do with the blast he protected the Rangers from by absorbing just before he changes into the red suit for the first time.)˛** Likewise for Wolzard/Isamu in ''Series/MahouSentaiMagiranger''.˛** Similarly, the head of the Predazord (aka Gao Hunter) in ''Series/PowerRangersWildForce[=/=]Series/HyakujuuSentaiGaoranger'' transforms into a friendlier version with a more humanoid face once its pilot gets de-possessed. (''And'' it happens to Stratoforce and Centaurus in ''Series/PowerRangersLostGalaxy,'' once they throw off the villain's remote control. That series, too, had sentient Zords.)˛*** Kyoryuger pulls it too; the pteranodon mech Pteragordon's got a friendlier face under [[SixthRanger Utsusemimaru]] than under [[TheDragon Dogold]].˛* ''Series/TheFlash2014'': Caitlin discovers she has [[AnIcePerson ice powers]] and a SplitPersonality, which seems to take over towards the end of season 3, only to partially revert in the finale. In season 4, she appears to be her normal self again, but it turns out that Killer Frost still exists as an alternate personality who takes over from time to time. However, with some help from Iris, she makes a HeelFaceTurn, [[AntiHero though not quite a full one]]. Her new outfit for this season consists of just a light blue jacket, in contrast to the dark blue dress, boots, and jacket she wore in the previous season. While not as exciting, the new jacket [[BoringButPractical is quick and easy for her to change into]] should Killer Frost need to make an appearance.˛* Averted in ''Series/CodeLyokoEvolution'' with William Dunbar. Despite switching back to the good guys his outfit remains very similar to his evil one, although it lacks the [[MarkOfTheBeast XANA symbol]] and [[OfCorsetsSexy corset]].˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Professional Wrestling]]˛* While this happens regularly, with or without a gimmick change attached, the most direct example is Hulk Hogan. When he's playing the {{Heel}}, he dons a black and white outfit, including his signature tearaway shirt, feather boa, weight belt, and bandanna. Immediately upon turning {{Face}}, which happens often, the black and white disappears in favor of his classic red and yellow costume.˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Professional Sports]]˛* While sports typically don't have "good" and "evil" as such, seeing a favorite player be signed by your hometown team and stride onto the field wearing your team's jersey can have the same feeling.˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Toys]]˛* ''Franchise/GIJoe'':˛** Storm Shadow underwent a HeelFaceTurn between the releases of his first and second figures. While working for Cobra, he wore an outfit that resembled a traditional ninja outfit, only white with no sleeves and the Cobra logo on the chest. When he defected and became a Joe, he started wearing a white and green camouflage outfit that was more loose and flowing.˛** Mercer was a Cobra Viper who defected and become one of Sgt. Slaughter's Renegades. While no figure of pre-defection Mercer exist, it can be assumed he dressed the same as every other Viper: dark blue fatigues with red stripes, black vest, and a face-concealing helmet. As one of the Renegades, he wears an orange vest and light blue pants.˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Tabletop Games]]˛* As Lillian Corvus gains more control over her magic and grows as a person in ''TabletopGame/SentinelsOfTheMultiverse'', she goes from a black and green dress as the villainous Matriarch to a white one as she joins the Dark Watch and truly becomes a hero.˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Video Games]]˛* Used in ''VideoGame/StarWarsTheForceUnleashed'', as the story is about redemption. As the story progresses, Starkiller gradually changes from a very menacing set of Sith robes to a set of white, yet still badass ''Franchise/AssassinsCreed''-esque robes. Of course, this is the canonical version. The player can choose to change their costume throughout the game.˛* In ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIV'', Cecil's transformation from Dark Knight to Paladin (though he was DarkIsNotEvil to begin with), the switch being symbolic of his [[TheAtoner redemption]].˛** The same happens to Kain in ''VideoGame/FinalFantasyIVTheAfterYears'', though by that point, Gray!Kain is wearing rags instead of his Dark!Kain armor, but then becomes Light!Kain, wearing light blue and white, and what appears to be a crocodile skull for a helmet (It isn't one. It just appears to be one.)˛* Something like this comes up near the end of ''VideoGame/KnightsOfTheOldRepublic''. The Sith Lord Darth Revan used to wear an intimidating, downright [[Film/TheLordOfTheRings Ringwraith-esque]] black outfit complete with a mask. There also exists a lighter-coloured version of the same robe that may have been worn by [[spoiler:a redeemed Revan]]. Unfortunately, without the black color and hooded cape, it loses the coolness factor entirely.˛* When you recruit an enemy unit in ''Franchise/FireEmblem'', their sprite changes from red to blue.˛** The same also applies to recruiting Other units, which changes them from green to blue. Note that both this and the example above only applies to the 2D games; in the Tellius games characters remain the same color when switching sides, with only status and battle screen colors changing.˛* In ''VideoGame/KingdomHeartsBirthBySleep'', Pete has a combination of this and EvilCostumeSwitch in that he assumes the {{Paper Thin Disguise}}s of Captain Justice and Captain Dark so that he could get votes for the local popularity contest. No one's fooled and he's utterly useless as Captain Justice.˛* [[spoiler: Kristell]] in ''VideoGame/MabinogiFantasyLife''. While [[spoiler:she is on the side of the fomors]] she wears her normal [[spoiler:succubus]] clothes, but when she switches sides she starts wearing [[spoiler: priestess robes. You only see this in Tarlach's memories though as she switched sides long before you arrived]].˛* Inverted in ''VideoGame/TalesOfDestiny2'' with [[spoiler: Judas]]. He's gone from a Jerkass AntiVillain to [[TheAtoner an atoner]] and he switches into an all-black outfit with purples and blues and mildly creepy cross motifs [[spoiler: instead of bright blues, reds, and pinks like he wore before]], ''and'' wears [[SkeletonsInTheCloset a skull mask]], but DarkIsNotEvil.˛* [[spoiler: Richard]] in ''VideoGame/TalesOfGraces'' gets one. In the main arc, when he's essentially an avatar for the BigBad, he wears black. In the future arc, he first appears in an alternate costume in green, white and turquoise, after a HeelFaceTurn.˛* Averted in ''VideoGame/ResidentEvil5'' where despite being freed from Wesker's control, Jill Valentine still wears her purple SpyCatsuit during the events of helping Josh with escaping the Tricell facility and appearing during the final confrontation with Wesker by the volcano.˛* In ''VideoGame/{{Overlord}}'', a NobleDemon low-Corruption [[TinTyrant Overlord]] will gradually grow brighter and shinier. This is by contrast to a high-Corruption Overlord, whose armour gradually darkens and gets spikier; this would be an EvilCostumeSwitch if you weren't at least theoretically evil to begin with.˛* Zigzagged in the ''VideoGame/EpicBattleFantasy'' series. During ''VideoGame/EpicBattleFantasy2'', BigBad Lance wears an outfit deliberately resembling a Nazi officer's uniform. He pulls a HeelFaceTurn at the end of the game, and when he makes his playable debut in ''VideoGame/EpicBattleFantasy3'', he trades the Nazi outfit for gear resembling a WWII-era American soldier's uniform. The Nazi outfit is still available as a late-game armor set, though, and he goes back to wearing it as his default in ''VideoGame/EpicBattleFantasy4'' and ''VideoGame/EpicBattleFantasy5'' (the latter of which is a ContinuityReboot which has him start off as a villain again before being conscripted into the good guys' party).˛* [[spoiler:Hendrik]] gets one in the second act of ''VideoGame/DragonQuestXI'', going from [[spoiler:his BlackKnight armor to a BlueIsHeroic padded armor set when he joins forces with the Luminary, reflecting his HeelFaceTurn. You can still acquire his original outfit as a costume, however]].˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Web Original]]˛* Germaine of ''WebAnimation/NeuroticallyYours'' makes one, starting in "Germaine Returns", following her giving up her whorish ways. She elaborates further on it in "Clothes Donations" saying that she's going to stop wearing black because it reminds her of the dark years she's trying to forget.˛* ''Literature/TheSalvationWar'': [[OurAngelsAreDifferent Leilah]], after [[RageAgainstTheHeavens joining rebellion against God]], [[DarkIsNotEvil dyes her wings black and puts on black dominatrix outfit]]. Her change of allegiance, [[GodIsEvil in this story]], [[HeelFaceTurn is a very good thing]].˛* In ''Literature/{{Worm}}'', when [[VillainProtagonist Taylor]]/"Skitter" finally becomes a hero and takes on the name "Weaver", she makes minor cosmetic alterations to her original costume: blue lenses instead of yellow, a lighter weave, and blue symbols emblazoned on her shoulders.˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Webcomics]]˛* Belkar Bitterleaf, the [[HeroicComedicSociopath psychopathic]] halfling from ''Webcomic/TheOrderOfTheStick'' gets a temporary costume change in strip [[ #58]] when a magically enhanced Wisdom score makes him see the error in his violent ways... for about one minute.˛* Ellen of ''Webcomic/ElGoonishShive'', switches from a suit to casual clothes after her HeelFaceTurn. Granted, she spent at most a ''day'' as a Heel, so...˛[[/folder]]˛˛[[folder:Western Animation]]˛* Used in ''WesternAnimation/AvatarTheLastAirbender''. For all of Season 1, Zuko wore lots of militaristic red and ShouldersOfDoom. As a neutral in Season 2, he wore nondescript green and brown Earth Kingdom clothes. And after his complete HeelFaceTurn in season 3, he changes to a far less intimidating set of red-and-gold robes.˛* Happens quite a bit in ''WesternAnimation/BeastWars'', particularly when Black Arachnia turns from Predacon to Maximal in season 3 (justified due to the Transmetal driver).˛* ''WesternAnimation/MyLittlePonyFriendshipIsMagic'':˛** In the very first episode, along with switching from her Nightmare Moon form back to her proper Princess Luna form, she trades out her black armor for night-themed regalia similar to that of her sister's.˛** "Magic Duel" starts out with Trixie having pulled an EvilCostumeSwitch, wearing a black cloak and the Alicorn Amulet in lieu of her usual magician's hat and coat. At the end, after the mind-warping amulet has been disposed of, she is back to wearing her regular clothes.˛** Granted it's more of a good ''hair'' switch ([[MemeticMutation they don't normally wear clothes after all]]) but Starlight Glimmer switches to a different mane style after her reformation.˛* ''WesternAnimation/ReBoot'' did this in season 4 to [[spoiler: Hexadecimal]] to complete the HeelFaceTurn. Complete with white and gold color scheme.˛* ''WesternAnimation/SamuraiJack'': Ashi's "suit" when she was a disciple of Aku was actually a layer of some kind of soot or hardened tar on her skin from being burned with hot coals as part of her TrainingFromHell. When she completes her HeelFaceTurn, she scrubs it off and makes a new outfit [[GardenGarment out of plants]].˛* ''WesternAnimation/StarWarsRebels'': After his HeelFaceTurn and subsequent defection from the Empire, [[spoiler:Kallus]] switches out his Imperial [[spoiler:Security Bureau]] uniform for an Alliance officer's uniform, and adopts a more casual hairstyle.˛* Discussed in ''WesternAnimation/StevenUniverse'', when [[spoiler:Peridot]] joins the Crystal Gems. ˛-->[[spoiler:'''Peridot:''']] Am I gonna have to wear [[SymbolMotifClothing a star]]? ''Where am I gonna put the star?''˛** Come the episode "Change Your Mind", [[spoiler: After having reformed from being poofed in "Reunited", Peridot's costume now sports the Crystal Gem star along with some new CoolShades.]]˛** As shown in "[[Recap/StevenUniverseS2E25TheAnswer The Answer]]", when Sapphire defected from the [[TheEmpire Gem Homeworld]], her dress changed from including a diamond (the symbol of Homeworld) on the front to a stripe.˛* An origin story episode of ''WesternAnimation/TeenTitans'' featured Starfire with a black armored costume, and what's supposed to be a princess crown. She was a villain for about half the episode and was ''very badass''. By the end of the episode, she switches to the outfit she wears through the entire series and asks her new teammates if she looks "nice".˛* ''WesternAnimation/ThomasTheTankEngine'': ˛** Bulgy from the [[Recap/ThomasTheTankEngineS3E23Bulgy episode of the same name]] was painted red in his original job as a double-decker bus who hated railways and wanted them ripped up. In "[[Recap/ThomasTheTankEngineS7E19BulgyRidesAgain Bulgy Rides Again]]", he became a lot friendlier and was painted green for his next job as a mobile vegetable stand. In "Unscheduled Stops", Bulgy [[HeelFaceRevolvingDoor is not only back to his old anti-rail ways]], but is also back to his old job as a double-decker bus, and his original red livery as well.˛** When he was owned by [[BigBad Sailor John]] in ''WesternAnimation/SodorsLegendOfTheLostTreasure'', Skiff the Railboat had brown woodworkings. After he gets a new captain, Joe, and joins Sodor, Skiff's woodworkings are painted blue.˛* ''WesternAnimation/TheTick'': [[CaptainErsatz Big]] [[ThePunisher Shot]] wears a turquoise turtleneck sweater in all post-therapy appearances.˛* In ''WesternAnimation/YoungJustice'', Superboy's original costume while controlled by the evil "[[LegionOfDoom Light]]" is a [[LightIsNotGood pure white bodysuit]] with the [[ChestInsignia Superman insignia]]. When he's freed from their control, he changes to a militant looking [[DarkIsNotEvil black T-shirt]] with the Superman insignia and combat jeans.˛[[/folder]]˛˛----


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