VERY Strange Tokyo 2020 Olympic Mascots + 4 More Summer Olympics Symbols

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Japan showed Tokyo 2020 Olympics mascots that look like the superheroes. They don’t’ have names yet, but they are colorful and bright.

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Tokyo 2020 Olympic Mascots

Elementary Schools children chose the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games mascots. Voting results:

A) 109,041
B)   61,423
C)   35,291

Rio 2016 Vinicius and Tom

The 2016 Rio Mascot is named after  Brazilian musician Vinicius de Moraes and is created by Birdo Produções.

Vinicius is a mix of various Brazilian animals. The name was chosen by 323,327 voters. The name offered: Oba and Eba; Tiba Tuque and Esquindim; and Vinicius and Tom.

The Paralympic mascot is a mixture of the Brazilian flora.

Source: Olympic.org

London 2012 Wenlock and Mandeville

Mascot Wenlock is named after the town of Much Wenlock in Shropshire and designed by Iris design agency.

The Paralympics mascot was named after the Stoke Mandeville Hospital. As a mascot, Mandeville symbolizes friendship.

The streets of London were decorated with  84 sculptures of London 2012 Mascots.

Source: GETTY IMAGES

Beijing 2008 Beibei, Jingjing, Huanhuan, Yingying, Nini

The inspiration for the name was a sentence “Welcome to Beijing” in Chinese (Bei Jing Huan Ying Nin).

Four mascots are the symbols of 4 natural elements. The names of all the mascots are created with the help of repeating syllables by Han Meilin.

Also, each mascot is decorated using in Olympic Games rings classic colors.

Source: GETTY IMAGES

Athens 2004 Phevos and Athena

Two gods of Olympus inspired Spiros Gogos and Paragraph Design two create Athens 2004 Mascots.

“Phoebos” is another name for Apollo and “Athena” is the goddess of wisdom and protector of Athens.

Source: Olympic.org

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