Doubtlessly, Japan loves Pokemon, and the town of Takamatsu in Kagawa Prefecture has discovered a brand new solution to categorical that love.
Due to the Udon Prefecture x Slowpoke collaboration and with the participation of the Shikoku department of Japan Submit, a devoted publish field portraying the favored sleepyhead critter has been put in within the metropolis.
On prime of the publish field, in addition they added slowpoke decals to a publish supply van.
The publish field is in entrance of the Takamatsu Chuo Submit Workplace and it may be used as an everyday one to ship your mail. It’s the primary that includes a Pokemon in Japan.
You’ll be able to take a look at a gallery of screenshots under.
The affiliation between Slowpoke and Kagawa prefecture is much more evident to Japanese followers. The prefecture promotes itself because the Udon Prefecture (Udon is a form of Japanese noodles) and Slowpoke’s unique title is Yadon, making the wordplay relatively apparent.
That being mentioned, it goes deeper than the wordplay between “Udon” and “Yadon.”
Kagawa’s well-known Wasanbon sugar used to make conventional Wagashi sweets exhibits affinity with Slowpoke’s candy tail. On prime of that, the native space has been affected by water shortages, so the idea that it rains when Slowpoke yawns was additionally thought-about acceptable.
Unsurprisingly, the prefecture is dwelling to a complete bunch of Slowpoke-themed Poke-Lid manholes.