Spider-Man Appeared on Japanese Television Tonight. Chaos Ensued.

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Make that, Spider-Woman. Japanese celebrity and serial cosplayer Natsuki Okamoto was on her regular current events program dressed as everyone's friendly neighborhood superhero and then started "shooting" webs.

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Via 2ch, here's how that went down:

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Okamoto often dresses as things she's into, whether that's an athlete she follows, a historical period she enjoys, or in the case of Spider-Man, a movie she digs. According to Yahoo! Japan, Okamoto was deeply moved by Amazing Spider-Man 2, which opened last last month in Japan. (I wonder if this is clever marketing!)

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Still, Okamoto dresses up on a regular in a slew of interesting outfits as she discusses the news. Earlier this year, Kotaku profiled Okamoto and her hobby. Here's what she has been up to since then:

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As cherry blossoms. [Pic: yuhki827]

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