This guy may be the best Japanese superhero ever:
Actually, he's what's called a "local hero," a costumed superhero particular to a small town or district created by, well, a local person. You can apparently find tons of these guys doing local "plays" and even just wandering around their communities, doing civic-minded things.
Or making tea.
Incidentally, there's a new, short post over at The Zordon Conspiracy. You kind of have to be familiar with the subject matter a little bit to care. (Also, I voice a rather vehement opinion.)