Inori Aizawa

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Application Mascot
General Information
Full NameInori Aizawa
DesignerWaHa (Collateral Damage Studios)
Debut2013-03-08
Representation
Mascot OfInternet Explorer
DeveloperMicrosoft
Appearance
Hair ColorSandy Blonde
Eye ColorBlue

Inori Aizawa (藍澤祈), is the mascot for Internet Explorer promoted by Microsoft Singapore.

History

The first design of Inori Aizawa called IE-tan version 1 was published by Collateral Damage Studios on Facebook [1] and Tumblr[2] in March 8 2013, as a response to Danny Choo's Facebook post [3] from two days earlier, which featured moe personifications of Safari, Chrome, and Firefox. She was designed by the artist WaHa (Low Zi Rong), and was slated to get Microsoft's attention.

It turned out to be a successful attempt, as a representative from Microsoft Asia-Pacific approached the company at International Cosplay Day in Singapore, and Inori was adopted as Microsoft Singapore's mascot for Internet Explorer. [4]. She was unveiled in a video for Anime Festival Asia 2013. [5]

Profile

  • Born: August 16 1995 (Leo);
  • Measurements: 1.62 m, unknown weight;
  • Blood Type: A+;
  • Relationships: Hikaru's cousin; close friends with Nanami, Yū and Ai
  • Likes: Surfing the Internet, HTML5, karaoke, cats, mint-flavored ice cream;
  • Dislikes: Malware, online bullies.[6]

What Makes Her a Mascot?

  • Her design features the Internet Explorer logo and interface elements.
  • She was endorsed by Microsoft Singapore and was showcased on Anime Festival Asia 2013.
  • Merchandises of her was made.

Trivia

  • The first syllables of the name Aizawa Inori is Ai-I, which sounds like IE.

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