Gunma chan is a mascot character of Gunma Prefecture.
Let us introduce the roots and activities of popular Gunma chan!
We hope you support Gunma chan!

Recommended videos

Selected videos of Gunma's recommended spots and attractions are introduced here. You can also check out videos featuring Gunma-chan!

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Profile of Gunma-chan

hi! I'm Gunmachan

Profile of Gunma-chan

Date of birth:
February 22 (Pisces)
7years old
Base model:
Mascot character of Gunma Prefecture

Background of Gunma-chan's birth

Gunma-chan was first born as a mascot character of the 3rd National Sports Competition for Intellectual Disabilities, Yuai pics Gunma, held in October 1994, and since then, Gunma-chan has successively served the position of a mascot character for a number of events held across the prefecture.

Main activities

Gunma-chan can be found in PR activities, events and advertisement of Gunma.
You can download New Year card and wallpapers for PC and cell phone featuring Gunma-chan from the website.

Special skills

Transformation! Gunma-chan can transform into various looks for the PR of Gunma!

Licensing policy of Gunma-chan

Gunma Prefecture requires the conclusion of license agreement as to use Gunma-chan.
For details, please contact the Gunma Image Enhancement Promotion Office at the Planning Section, Planning Dept., Gunma Prefecture.
*Only Japanese language is supported for inquiries.
Planning Section, Planning Dept., Gunma Prefecture
Telephone: 027-226-2315