Now You Can Recreate Dragon Ball's Most Infamous Death Pose

Yamcha’s death pose is one of Dragon Ball’s—and anime’s—most famous failure meme. Now, you too can recreate it in Japan.

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At J-World Tokyo, a great place for cosplay photos, there is now a Yamcha photo spot.

[Image: Namco]
[Image: Namco]
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Visitors can do their own Yamcha’s death pose for shits and giggles.

See?

Poor Yamcha.


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Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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Bah humbug. He never”died”. He died in the same way that one of the heroes or heroes’ sidekicks “die” in a Disney movie. When instant resurrection is available on a moment’s notice, then death is meaningless. Also see the term ‘defeated’ in Pokemon and Final Fantasy.