Below are pictures from the couch gag that appeared in the episodes "'Tis the Fifteenth Season" and "Fraudcast News."
The Simpsons' couch has been replaced with a bench at a Japanese bus stop. The family members, dressed as popular animé characters, fly onscreen and demonstrate their superpowers.
- Homer is Ultraman
- Bart is Astroboy
- Lisa is Sailor Moon
- Marge is Princess from Battle of the Planets
- Maggie is Pikachu from Pokémon.