Video: Bartkira (The Simpsons + Akira Mash-Up)

Sometimes two things you love unexpectedly come together and it’s a wonderful thing.

In the days of old, deep in the dredges of the “Do the Bartman” VHS, there was a trailer.

In partnership with Chicken Tonight, Butterfinger, and CC Lemon, the early 90s execs of Fox and Toho made an animated short. An attempt to appeal to American consumers without having to spend a lot of money. Until a changing of the guard decided the kids needed more Poochie and it was lost…until today.

And here’s Japanese theatrical trailer for Akira to compare: