Moehaku 2010

The first annual Moehaku 2010 show was held in Makuhari Messe Convention Center in Tokyo on March 21, 2010.

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Entry fee was 2,000 (or 1,500 in advance) or about $20.

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Moehaku is an exhibition of itasha decorated cars.

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Itasha is a Japanese term for an otaku fad of individuals decorating the bodies of their cars with fictional characters of anime, manga, or video games.

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These characters are predominately cute (“kawaii”) female.  The decorations usually involve paint schemes and stickers.

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Automobiles are called itasha, while similar motorcycles and bicycles are called itansha and itachari respectively.

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Hatsune Miku was a popular character.

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Finally, she was a cool cosplayer.

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I posted a few YouTube videos as well.

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