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Characters: pop'n music
pop'n music has Loads and Loads of Characters, which has made the pop'n series the subject of plenty of Bemani-related fanart and cosplay.

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Afro

Songs: DDR Megamix

Afro's a secret character in Pop'n Music 10.

Agent

Akagi Takayuki

Songs: (Sentai) Squadron Pop'n 5 Bemani

An arcade dweller who fixes the machines. He likes red things and haiku, and dislikes pumpkins.

Alicia

Alphonse Michel

Alt

A computer idol from Computer Republic. Her birthday is September 13th, and she enjoys singing and practicing cute poses. She likes the start-up sounds of electronics, and dislikes water, thunder and system errors.

Antonio

Songs: (Latin Rock) Dangerous Woman

A man born in Barcelona Spain. He fell in love with Fanita during a trip. He dislikes snakes.

Ash

Songs: (Genre Power Folk) It Looked Weird!, To Break You, I love you - I'll Defend to Protect, Samurai Syndrome, Fashion ~Ver 1~, (Slash Beats) New Sensation, (Digifolk) Nervous Breakdown ~Type Zero~, (Age Beat) NEW PEOPLE)

The drummer of Yuli's band. His birthplace is Fairy-Tale Land. His hobbies include cooking, and he likes taking walks, band practice and howling. He dislikes dog food, onions, and rude people.

Baum

Bit

With an interest in Japanese games and anime, Bit seems to be a geek. His birthday and birthplace is August 16th, Cupertino, California. He enjoys playing laser tag. He dislikes it when game servers are down.

Ciel

"Songs:" Air Waltz

Cosine

Dino

Dino claims to be the prince of his birthplace Fairy-Tale Land. He likes video games, Beatmania and candy. He dislikes dentists and homework- though he likes his teacher.

Donna

Dr. Flask

Edda

Fanita

Songs: (Boogie) VIVA La HOT LOVE!!

Hostess in a cafe located in the desert in Mexico. She enjoys cheating at poker, tequila and roses. She's currently in a relationship with Antonio.

Fili

Flow-Flow

Fuga

Songs: (COSMO DRIVE) Cosmic Hurricane, (AKASHIC HARDCORE) PRANA, Shunpuu Blowing Wind

One of the four Tsugidoka! event characters. Fuga is a quiet individual and something of an introvert although he can become a ditz on occasion. He enjoys playing and performing new tricks with his yo-yo. He represents fall like Retsu and has powers over wind.

Goemon

Goku-Sotsu-Kun

GUMI

For more info on GUMI, see her entry under the VOCALOID character sheet.

Guwanse-sama

Hayato

A gentle-minded soul who attends middle school.

Hugh

Works as a repairman. He acts like a cool, older brother to others. He was born in Ireland. He enjoys motorcycle sports and fixing bikes. He doesn't like sweets.

Hoshi No Hito

Hiumi

Songs: (SNOWY CORE) snow prism, illumina

One of the four Tsugidoka! characters. She’s the daughter of the general of a hospital and also the school council president. She has a mature personality and likes performing student council activities. She’s also very fond of Pastel-kun. She represents winter and thus has powers over ice.

Ice

A relaxed boy who wishes to become a popular musician one day. He has a pet dog and sometimes works with Timer and Shollkee. His birthplace is Japan. He likes feeding his dog, and things relating to Latin. He dislikes heights, and talking to tall people.

Inari

Jack

Jomanda

Songs: (Hard Renaissance 3) JOMANDA

One of three characters based on DJ YOSHITAKA, and the only one of such to appear in pop'n music.

Judy

The friendly rival of Mary. Her birthday and birthplace is July 3rd, America. She enjoys dancing, inline skating, pasta and sushi. She dislikes pickled plums.

Kagome

A distant poet who isn't interested in current world events.

Kajika

His birthplace is the Karst Plateau. His hobby is exploring caves no one has set foot in. He likes seeing chrysalises hatch and dislikes caves without a chrysalis.
Songs: (RINSEI) Kagerou

Kikyo

Her birthplace is Kyoto, Japan. She enjoys reading poems and the autumn night sky. She dislikes being alone.

The King

A singer and dancer who likes American football, his fans, and stage designing. His hometown and birthday is America, January 8th. He doesn't like it when Mary tries feeding him natto (fermented soybeans).

Liddell

She and Alt are good friends. She's a heroine of popular B-movie. She was born in a basement in the United Kingdoms. She likes napping, having tea time at midnight and antique dolls. She hates cats.

Lotte and Ratte

Mamoru-kun

Songs: (Propose) Futari no Manifest

Marge&Rita

Mary

Masamune

Matin and Nox

Micchan

Songs: (Girlhood) ロクブテ

Miku

Milk

Mimi and Nyami

Songs: Lots of them.

Minit's

Mr.B.Bone

Mr. KK

  • Almighty Janitor: A literal one at that.
  • Friendly Sniper: It had been hinted that he is this until we finally see his sniping skills in his Fever Win animation of his appearance, Pop'n Music 20.

Mr.T.Bone

Mutsuki

MZD

Songs: If we listed them we'd be here all day!

Nakaji / Nanashi

Songs: (Megane Rock) Pop Music Ron, (Negame Rock) Ryouran Hit Chart

  • Henohenomoheji: Nanashi is really Nakaji with a piece of paper on his face.
  • Punny Name: "Nanashi" means "no name".
  • Megane: Even his song's genre is "Megane Rock."
  • Sdrawkcab Name: "Ryouran Hit Chart", Nanashi's song, has "Negame Rock" as its genre.

Nickey

Ninomaru

Ookami boy

Ophelia

Songs: (Time Travel) Rapunzel

Photon

Pierre & Jill

Pino

Poet

Rasis

Retsu

Songs: (SCARLET) Kouen, (SPIEGEL) Mikagami, Kira -shakunetsu no Sabaki-

One of the four Tsugidoka! event characters. He is an energetic boy who works passionately towards his goals. He enjoys fighting games and hot snacks from the convenience store. He represents fall like Fuga and has powers over fire.

Rie-Chan

Rinka

Songs: (KAREN ROCK) Rensen Ryouran, (HAPPY HARDCORE) sakura sunrise, Realize Maze

One of the four Tsugidoka! event characters. Rinka is a cheerful girl who adores flowers and enjoys tending to them. She also likes Nyaguwa, a character from GITADORA. She represents spring and has powers over nature.

Risette

Roki

Roku

Romio

Rosa

Rosalie

Rosemary

Her birthplace is the Tower of the Crystal. She enjoys meditation and likes roses. She dislikes restraints.

Sanae-Chan

Her birthplace is Japan. She likes singing, playing Shiro-Chan her guitar, karaoke and coffee. She dislikes people who smoke and getting lost.
  • Palette Swap: Started out as one for Rie-Chan but soon got her own songs and outfits.

Sattan

Shion

Shollkee

Σ (Sigma)

SigSig

Simon Belmondonote 

Songs: (Castlevania) Akumajou Dracula Medley Hybrid

  • Crossover
  • Homage: In his victory animation, he grabs a red orb much like the stage-end orbs from classical Castlevania games.
  • Whip It Good

Smile

The bassist of Yuli's band Deuil. He was born in Fairy-Tale Land, and he enjoys chemistry, Gambler Z, curry and playing the bass. He doesn't like it when people mistake him for a mummy and hates pigeons.

Space*Maco

Sumire

Tent-Kant

Timer

The Tower

Tsuyoshi

  • Split Personality: Quite literally, since half of his body is dressed as a Dj, while the other one is dressed like a flamboyant prince.

Venus

Songs: (Without You Tonight) Brand New World, (Without You Tonight -II-) Survival Games, (Without You Tonight -III-) Far Away, (Without You Tonight -IV-) Wow Wow VENUS, (Without You Tonight -V-) Chu☆Chu☆Tonight, (Without You Tonight -VI-) Squeeze

Venus is actually two characters, designed to represent the BEMANI music unit VENUS, comprised of DJ YOSHITAKA and Sota Fujimori.

For information on VENUS's music rather than their pop'n music "character", see their corresponding entry on the BEMANI music page.

  • The Danza: Venus is based off of Bemani musicians DJ YOSHITAKA and Sota Fujimori, who use the alias "Venus" when collaborating together for songs.
  • Died in Your Arms Tonight: In their LOSE animation, Yoshitaka holds Sota's lifeless body in his arms while Gray Rain of Depression pours down.
  • Homoerotic Subtext:
    • They're shown playing with their arms linked together, and there's the matter of their LOSE animation.
    • When Wow Wow VENUS is highlighted on the songwheel, the two characters replicate the "Yoshitaka staring at Sota's crotch" pose from the song's album art.
  • Mr. Fanservice: With Homoerotic Subtext and their open shirts, it's clear they're designed to attract fans.

Vic Viper / Lord British

Songs: (Gradius) GRADIUS -FULL SPEED-, (Gradius II) A Shooting Star

  • Crossover
  • Palette Swap: The 2P version is labeled Lord British after the ship from the spin-off Salamander, although Lord British has never appeared in a mainline Gradius game.
  • Retraux: It uses its sprites from the NES port of Gradius.
  • Video Game Interface Elements: His fail animation conists of him getting blasted by the Big Core, causing the Game Over text to pop up.

Wakaba

Songs: (Plastic Pop) Stereo Tokyo

Wilhelm

Yima

Yoshio

Yuli

Yushaaaaa

Zizz

? (yes, that is his name):

Songs: (Niente) neu


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