Yuru-chara pictorial book

~The lovely mascot characters of Japan~

Hiko-nyan ひこにゃん

His name is "Hiko-nyan." The mascot character of Gifu Hikone. 


He is the tender-hearted cat which saved the general of Hikone Castle from the thunderbolt once. 


You may be able to meet him, if you go to Hikone Castle. 


Hoya-boya ホヤぼーや

His name is "Hoya-boya." He is a mascot character of Kesennuma-shi, Miyagi. 


He has a sword of a Pacific saury, and a belt of a scallop. 


Now, he has encouraged many people for revival of Kesennuma.