Originally Posted by AOTKorby
It's not just the hair though. Whoever this asshole is shares absolutely no characteristics with the 2nd Mizukage. Completely different outfit, demeanor, hair, physical appearance, lack of shitty mustache, etc. It's like they couldn't have made a further disparity without having him be another black guy from Kumo.
Fair enough. The only other thing I can think of that isn't Kishi's incompetence is that the guy we know as the 2nd Mizukage isn't the original choice, but either killed the guy in this chapter, or took advantage of a poorly timed death to jump into position.