Actress Mikako Tabe Transforms Into Cyborg 022 for Ads
posted on by Egan Loo
Actress Mikako Tabe (Kimi ni Todoke, Liar Game: Reborn, Sailor Moon musical) transforms into "Cyborg 022" for a new set of web commercials for the Japanese temporary employment agency Staff Service on Sunday. The character Francoise Arnoul of Shotaro Ishinomori's Cyborg 009 manga and anime appeared in the first set of surreal commercials on January 10, but she now hands the baton over to Tabe.
Just as in Arnoul's commercials, the office lady temp Cyborg 022 handles unexpected trouble in the office and the workplace with aplomb. In "Work-Upgraded Human: Clip" ad, Cyborg 022's right arm becomes a gatling machine gun to deal with presentation documents:
In the "Work-Upgraded Human: Transformation" ad, Cyborg 022 transforms into Keisuke Okada of the comedy duo Masuda Okada to take care of a drinking party:
In the "Work-Upgraded Human: Battery" ad, Cyborg 022 comes to the aid of her fellow co-workers when their mobile phones run out of juice:
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