Korean man married anime pillow

In 2008, a Japanese otaku made headlines with his online petition pleading to legalise marriage with a two-dimensional (i.e. anime and comics) character.

In 2010, a Korean guy has taken a step further with a special ‘wedding’ in March…

Korean guy married Dakimakura pillow

28-year-old Mr Lee got ‘married’ with his dakimakura – a body pillow from Japan often with a picture of an anime-like character printed on the side – in a special ceremony. In Lee’s case, his bride is a pillow with an image of Fate Testarossa from anime series Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha. [via Metro]

I bet the bride didn’t consent the marriage. She couldn’t say “I Do.”

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Comments

  1. Depends how serious he is. It could be a prank or just for fun (it’s not legally bind after all). If he’s really serious then we shall wish him luck… I wouldn’t call it desperate; it’s as if he’s living in a different world than us, with totally different perception in life.

  2. Kwokhoong Lee says:

    me, again ‘ll, would do.
    Freedom, USA is dat.
    no God let uz bee happy.
    What’s da life 4?

  3. It does seem stupid to be frank… but I would have no problem making friends with people who married with non-conventional ‘spouse’.

    It’s their choices of life… as long as they are doing no harm to others I don’t really mind. And if that makes them seriously happy then they’ll have my blessing, however odd it might be.

    I would probably do my best to lure him back to the our world though lol.

  4. Anonymous says:

    Scary

  5. zukoten says:

    i bet theyr gunna need lots of Marriage Counseling

  6. Asians…. i pray for them…….. 0_0

  7. Sameera Meera says:

    he doesnt want to marry humans (maybe he wud change his mind, but i guess doesnt) :P he cuda just dated her for rest of his life loll

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