A recent car show in Tokyo's Odaiba featured approximately 1000 automobiles. These are hardly your typical cars.
Picking up where yesterday's Lancia Stratos left off, these are sticker-covered "itasha" (painmobile). The stickers are usually anime, manga or video game-related.
In the greater Tokyo region alone, a thousand people or so decided they wanted to cover their cars in stickers and show them off.
There are even magazines aimed at people who like to turn their cars into itasha. Think about it.
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