© Iwate prefecture
Cute mascot inspired by a "Wanko Soba" noodle, a famous local food in IWATE prefecture.
"Wanko Soba" is said to be a symbol of welcome and hospitality in that area.
WANKO consists of 5 brothers, each of them has a different motif and character.
About IWATE prefecture : WANKO travels TONO area and enjoys local foods, festivals and museums.