TIMES SQUARE, Manhattan (WABC) -- Are characters in Times Square going out of bounds again?
Officials say the colorful superheroes and clothing-optional women are turning up the heat on tourists to try to make a buck.
They're supposed to stay within certain designated areas among the crowds, but some say they're venturing out of their boundaries.
Michelle Charlesworth went to find out if all those characters are still playing by the rules. View her report in the video player above.
Are characters in Times Square going out of bounds again?