It has been considered that moe female character is the best promotional tool for local areas in Japan. Fujikawa-cho, a small mountain town of 16,000 people in Yamanashi prefecture, has announced an unnamed moe mascot character to promote their specialties. The town is now inviting suggestions for a name for the girl. She is designed by a Japanese illustrator Sadoru Chiba (Gakko Gurashi, Alice to Bobo, Himegoto System, Royal Little Star).
Birthday: May 25th (The day of citron. The fruit is the town's principal product)
Zodiac sign/Blood type: Unconfirmed
Height: About 148cm
Character: She loves events and festivals. Tomboyish and careless.
Favorite food: Fujikawayaki Udon (the town's famous dish)
Hobby: Being in a daze watching Fuji river, Rakugo (traditional Japanese comic storytelling)
You can submit your idea to [email protected] The deadline is October 31st.
Any good name for her?
Source: Yamanashi Nichinichi Shimbun
© Fujikawa-cho Shokokai Seinenbu