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Suica penguin

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The Suica penguin, the mascot for the Suica prepaid rechargeable contactless smart card used on Tokyo trains and buses, greets visitors in front of the new South Gate exit at Shinjuku Station.

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Funny street furniture.

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Another eyesore.

Don't like it, don't watch it..

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I've been by there many times. At least the little kids like it!

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This was made to compete with the dog statue in Shibuya. It will become the next big meeting point in Tokyo.

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This was made to compete with the dog statue in Shibuya. It will become the next big meeting point in Tokyo.

My first thought as well, but upon closer look there is lots of greenery and shrubs around it as if to prevent any congestion or , god forbid, touching or stroking the Kawaii Penguin!

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Where's the ICOCA statue in Osaka? LOL

-3 ( +3 / -6 )

Beautiful !!

I love Japan mascots !!..

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In 100 years this will be up for a World Heritage Site.

And draped with a Santa hat in December aka Colonel Sanders.

-3 ( +6 / -9 )

Suica'll never take off.

-3 ( +0 / -3 )

Another eyesore.

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