Halloween raises its ugly head in Tokyo…
A barcode ojisan (see Comments) haunts the main geek-street of the Akihabara district.
At first I thought the purpose of this urban scarecrow (3Yen / 2007-08-16) would be anyone’s guess. Then, however, I found the source of the above animated GIF of the well-reviewed mockumentary, Big Man Japan (2007)–IMDb.com.
Yes, it’s a Rubberband Monster. Ain’t it scary?