Earlier this month, the fifth annual Wenzhou International Animation Festival was held in China. There were cosplayers, anime and truly frightening Pocket Monster statues.
These photos appeared on Taiwanese site CK101, and show how pleased at least one attendee was with the large Pokémon pieces.
The statues, which ranged from 2m to 4m tall, were on display in an area of the festival dubbed "Cartoon Paradise". It featured Chinese and foreign characters, and there were also Naruto, Ultraman and Avatar statues for people to not enjoy as well.
[阿宅愛新奇] 溫州動漫節好奇葩 簡直無法直視 [CK101 via]