Japanese Politicians Cosplaying as Anime Characters

Get in the robot Shinji

By Cheryl Tan

The mayor of Nagoya and the governor of Aichi Prefecture both recently donned costumes of popular characters — part of their yearly cosplay routine in time with the World Cosplay Summit, a major cosplaying event held in Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture.



Both have a good cosplay game going:

Maybe too good..

Imagine what our President and Prime Minister would look like in cosplay! What a sight it would be.