2014 Yuru-Chara No. 1 was Announced!
Japanese people love mascots and characters. The Yuru-Chara is the national character contest where people can vote for their favorite mascots to become the next annual star. The Yuru-Chara Grand Prix poll, held this year, selected the No. 1 Yuru-Chara from 1168 Yuru-Chara!! This year’s Yuru-Chara award goes to “Gunma-chan” from Gunma prefecture! It has been 20 years since this character, Gumma-chan was first created. Congratulations on winning this years Yuru-Chara contest Gumma-chan!
NO 1 :Gunma-chan from Gunma Prefecture
NO 2 : Mikyan-chan from Aichi Prefecture
NO 3 : Fukka-chan from Saitama Prefecture