The Tokyo Olympic Mascots Look Like Pokémon

Image: Tokyo Olympics

Children across Japan voted for the Olympic mascots they liked best. Surprise! The two they picked resemble Pokémon.
During the presentation announcing the winners, one slide features quotes from the kids that voted. One quote reads, “They’re cool because they look like video game characters.”


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