Funassyi, Funabashi City’s Official Unofficial Mascot
Funassyi is the unofficial mascot of Funabashi, Chiba. Its zest for life, stunts, and rock n roll have taken the world by storm. How did it manage to win the hearts of not only its hometown, but also close out stadiums? Read more to find out!
Weird Japanese Mascots: Our Faves and Why We Love Them
In Japan, mascots are everywhere. Known locally as “yuruchara”, mascots promote prefectures, cities, local government organizations, sports teams, and even businesses.