A humanoid robot named I-Fairy officiates at the wedding ceremony between Tomohiro Shibata and Satoko Inoue in Tokyo on Sunday.

Humanoid robot conducts wedding in Tokyo

The couple decided to use the robot, which conducted the ceremony with its audio functions, from Inoue’s company to perform the witness’ duties as they first met due to common work interest related to robots.


28-year-old Lee Jin-gyu got married last month with his ‘dakimakura’ – a kind of large, huggable pillow from Japan, often with a picture of a popular anime character printed on the side.

Korean guy marries pillow

In Lee’s case, his beloved pillow has an image of Fate Testarossa, from Japanese anime series Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha.

The Korean has wed the pillow in a special ceremony, after fitting it out with a wedding dress for the service in front of a local priest.


A newly wed couple in Changsha, China, held their wedding using half a dozen of skid loaders as wedding cars…

Chinese wedding with skid loaders

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