Separated-at-birth?

Namakoro, the new mascot for Japan’s Maritime Self Defense Force seems to be too real/separated-at-birth from actual pink sea cucumbers (and other things) that can be pinkish in nature.

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Namakoro, a pink sea cucumber in a sailor suit, is the new mascot for Japan’s Maritime Self Defence Force in the Sasebo region. mono-mascots-logo pic.twitter.com/ItRZ2maO5b

— Mondo Mascots (@mondomascots) October 25, 2018
 

 
Other examples of the Japanese separated-at-birth concept reported here include:

 



4 thoughts on “Separated-at-birth?”

  1. It turns out that the Japanese navy has a “logic” to this odd mascot choice…


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