Marvel Studios did right by Mysterio in Spider-Man: Far From Home. Jake Gyllenhaal delivered an incredible performance while sporting a costume that captured the most iconic elements of a character that’s been in Marvel Comics for decades.
Marvel Studios Head of Visual Development Ryan Meinerding breaks down the design evolution Mysterio in an interview on Marvel’s YouTube channel. As you will see, every design was at least faithful to the spirit of the source material, but Meinerding and the studio, like usual, preferred a look that was more of a direct match.
Plus, there was no way they would not have had the fish bowl!