Pelo is one of the characters from Pop'n Music 17 THE MOVIE.
Personality[edit | edit source]
An entertainer going to stages all over the world.
Songs, dance, live, theater,
He always has fun learning, engrossed in it, even.
Appearance[edit | edit source]
Pelo is a modern-day pierrot with short red hair. He wears white makeup that covers his whole face, painting on a blue star, teardrop and thick red lipstick. His outfit consists of a white shirt that exposes his belly, a red tie with a white diamond pattern, pink pantaloons with suspenders tied over his shoulder, pink and blue striped socks and large brown shoes. Pelo wears a black hat that obscures his matching eyes, and has a checkered purple and white pattern.
Pelo has a 2P recoloring, giving him purple marks on his face, along with blue hair, eyes, and earrings. His shirt is lemon yellow, and his pants and hat are orange. He has blue-violet shoes and a bracelet, along with the lemon yellow highlights on his hat that matches his shirt and microphone. Pelo also has white socks with deep blue stripes.
Cameos[edit | edit source]
NET Self[edit | edit source]
|Attack||Showtime (ショータイム Shōtaimu?)|
|Damage||Are you kidding me (うっそまじー Ussomajī?)|
|WIN||Carniva~l (カーニバ～ル Kāniba~ru?)|
|LOSE||Bye bye☆ (バイバイ☆ Bai bai☆?)|
Etymology[edit | edit source]
Pelo (ペロ Pero?) is a corruption of ピエロ (piero), the Japanese pronunciation for pierrot.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- Pelo represents the whitefaced pierrot, which finds its origins in France. This character was initially portrayed as a good-hearted, romantic prankster and a fool for Harlequin. The pierrot today is more miserable and often has a teardrop painted on his cheek.
- The character for Clown Punk was originally going to be a rival of Otoko-Man, as seen in Pelo's concept art, but was changed to a clown during production.
- Pelo shares his birthday with Sylvie.