And why not? However, Pictured: The teenage girl who has transformed herself into a living cartoon character | Mail Online "With her enormous, glassy eyes, purple hair and coquettish pose, this girl could have stepped from the scene of a Japanese anime film. Anime fan Anastasiya Shpagina has transformed herself into a living cartoon character, complete with miniature waist, vividly-coloured hair, and a defined pout. Originally from the Ukraine, the 19-year-old takes style inspiration from the cartoons and computer animations that have a huge following in Japan, and has even adopted a Japanese name - Fukkacumi." You couldn't make this up. So perhaps now there is a real-life anime character it wouldn't seem sordid (and she is 19 so not under-age).