Cute Characters Get Thirsty, Too

Image: Afternoon News
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In the anime BanG Dream!, the pink bear Michelle is one of the members of the pop group Hello, Happy World! In real life, there is a thirsty cosplayer in there. The result is nightmare fuel.

Update November 29 - 12:30am: As several readers have kindly pointed out, this is the very thirsty @thegadgetfish:

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Via Afternoon News, here is the full photo which has been circulating on South Korean bulletin boards:

Image: Afternoon News

Which drew these inevitable comparisons online:

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Brian Ashcraft

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored five books, including most recently, Japanese Whisky: The Ultimate Guide to the World's Most Desirable Spirit.