The Japanese Embassy in the Philippines launched a contest to name the mascot of the J-Pop Anime Singing Contest. The orange striped cat is used in promotional materials like flyers and posters.
The contest is open to everyone and rules are as follows:
- Only one name suggestion for each participant is allowed
- The name must be original and should not bear any similarities or likeness to any licensed manga or anime character/trademark
Entries can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Name Neko-kun Contest”. Include your full name and address in the email body. Deadline of submission is on July 9, 2010. Winners will be notified via email and will be awared at the J-Pop Anime Singing Contest Grand Finals on July 24 at the Cyberzone Event Center of SM North EDSA. Winners will get Doraemon items from Animation International Licensing.