Doraemon Meets Akira In This Bleak Vision of the Future

Japan has selected the adorable robot cat Doraemon as its special ambassador for its 2020 Olympic bid. And as we all know, Akira predicted the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. That can mean only one thing...

From animator Aleix Pitarch comes a brief glimpse into the horrible, inevitable dystopia that will surely envelop Neo-Tokyo in a few years time. It's no Bartkira, but it is still horrifying to behold.

Dorrrraaaeeeemonnnnnnnnn!

Alex Pitarch via Cartoon Brew

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