Chibatman spotted on Tokyo roads riding his homemade batpod

Chibatman spotted on Tokyo

Hollywood superhero costumes and replicas keep coming across as we surf through the World Wide Web, but the Chibatman is somewhat special. Not much information is available about this guy’s identity, but he could be often seen driving on the roads of Chiba, east Tokyo.

A 41-year-old man going by the name of Chibatman rides his "Chibatpod" on the road in Chiba, east of Tokyo

This guy didn’t seek publicity and had been seen driving on his custom build batpod since last many months. However, a couple of days ago some videos and images clicked by the viewers went viral on Internet. Since then, Chibatman is a hot topic on many forums, blogs, and almost on every news site.

A 41-year-old man going by the name of Chibatman rides his "Chibatpod" on the road in Chiba, east of Tokyo

His Chibatmobile is inspired from batmobile of ‘The Dark Night’ and ‘The Dark Night Rises’, but the cause for which this guy roams in batman costume is even greater. This 41-year old guy wish to bring smiles on the faces, which are still, more or less, mourn for the loss they faced due to the great earthquake. Sometimes, he is also seen riding in Star Wars storm proper costume.

A 41-year-old man going by the name of Chibatman adjusts his mask before going on the road on his "Chibatpod" in Chiba, east of Tokyo

Other pieces of information known regarding this real life smile-hero are that this guy is a welder by profession, that it took four months for him to build this amazing fully functional batpod raplica, and that it cost him $6,165 to buy and modify.

This guy has even inspired some people like 11-year old Hayam Shinohara. The boy is inspired by the attitude of the man who wears superhero costumes and goes around making people smile, without feeling embarrassed.

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That’s quite good load of heroic emotions. Who the hell do that; wear a underwear over pants and go make people smile. Some would be amazed, while others would be surprised on his stupidity, but either way, the mission smile is accomplished.

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A 41-year-old man going by the name of Chibatman poses in his room before going on the road on his "Chibatpod" in Chiba, east of Tokyo

Via: StraitsTimes/ Time

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