Meet Japan’s Real-Life Batman: Chibatman [Video]


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Meets Chibatman – a Japanese man who dresses as Batman to make Japanese people smile and who has become an internet sensation.

[BBC News]







One Response to Meet Japan’s Real-Life Batman: Chibatman [Video]

  1. The really cool thing is several big towns in Japan have their own city themed hero. Most of the time they have a costume that reflects some of the unique qualities of the city they “protect” And after the earthquake they came out of the wood work to make sure the kids of Japan felt safe and kept their spirits up. Large groups dressed as various Kamen Riders and Super Sentai (Japanese Power Rangers) heroes would go to town not effected and get donations to help towns that where, and there was even a twitter set up where former Kamen Rider and Sentai actors spoke to the kids of Japan in character to try and help keep everyone positive.