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This article focuses on the Pop'n Music 12 Iroha character, Hajime. If you are looking for the Pop'n Music 7 TV/Anime license, see Hajimete no Chuu.

ハジメ Hajime
Hajime 16 IconHajime 16 2P IconHajime Icon
Birthplace Japan
Birthdate April 12th
Gender Male
Race Human
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Hobby Marking tests, collecting jerseys
Likes Melon bread
Dislikes Washing tableware
First Appearance pop'n music 12 いろは
Other Appearance(s) pop'n music 16 PARTY♪

pop'n music 17 THE MOVIE (TV/Anime) pop'n music 19 TUNE STREET (TV/Anime)
pop'n music éclale

Theme(s) Age Rock

Balls-Out Rock
Lovin' Life (TV/Anime)
Rhythm in Pocket

Designer(s) ちひ (design, Iroha), roro (animation, Iroha), eimy (PARTY♪)

Hajime is one of the characters from Pop'n Music 12 Iroha.


よーしみんな、あの桜の下までダッシュだ! 行くぞー!!
The jersey and a towel are the passionate novice teacher's trademarks. Alright, everyone; dash to the top of that cherry blossom tree! Let's go!![1]

Character Information

See Hajime/Character Information.


Age Rock

Hajime carries the traits of coffee brown, short hair, and matching eye color. He dons a dark turquoise joggin suit with red sections and white shoes with matching highlights. His trademark clothing are a white jersey shirt with matching red highlights and a towel wrapped around on his head. It recycled in Rhythm in Pocket from pop'n music éclale.

Hajime's 2P color palette shifts his hair color to a dark sea green hue and his eye color unknown. His jogging suit is silver, while the rest of his clothing remain unchanged.

Balls-Out Rock

Hajime gains a new apparel, consisting of a yellow shirt, written with the words "3-B" and sketches (one of them is a sketch of a melon bread on the lower left); light blue slacks with chartreuse, thin lines; red tennis shoes; and black arm wrists. Hajime is holding a blue paper roll on his right hand. His original palette is confirmed again in Lovin' Life from Pop'n Music 17 THE MOVIE.

His 2P color palette is confirmed in ハマナスの花 from Pop'n Music 19 TUNE STREET.


Hajime's new outfit is a navy blue jacket with red and white accents. plus a blackish-red wristband on his left wrist. This only occurs at the pop'n music éclale Card Collection vol. 2.

Other Character Comments

Pop'n Music 16 PARTY♪:[2]
Today is the long-awaited cultural festival day! The class act is a melon bread bakery!!...Is it teacher power? No, no, it's majority!





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