Not kidding. Lots and lots of folds. The magical bit is the figure pictured below isn’t a collection of parts but a single sheet of paper. (The face mask is detachable, by the way.) Though the details look a bit fudged, the color scheme is right and the resemblance is stark enough (pun definitely intended). For a glimpse into how it was created, why, read more!
The real genius behind this impressive piece of handy work (an action figure on the cheap) is Origami enthusiast Brian Chan, who’s got an entire gallery of different creations over at his website. Don’t miss it. The dude really has a way with paper.