Putting together the perfect Halloween costume is no mean feat. Should you shoot for topical or timeless? Political or silly? Will your esoteric anime reference get you the knowing nerd giggles you so desperately crave, or do you want to dress up as a character so universally beloved that people shout “OH HELL YEAH!” when they see you on the street? It’s up to you, but here are the best Halloween costumes 2019 has to offer.