A mascot is a person, animal, or thing, believed to bring good luck, or a fictional character or image used to represent a brand, person, or event.
Mascots have existed since ancient times.
Examples of mascots
Video game mascots
- Fuwa (Beijing 2008 Olympics)
- World Cup Willie (UK 1966 World Cup)
- Ettie (France 2019 Women's World Cup)
- Bravo (Taipei 2017 Universiade)
- Lyo and Merly (Singapore 2010 Youth Olympics)
Fast food mascots
- Ronald McDonald (McDonald's)
- Jollibee (Jollibee)
- Wendy (Wendy's)
- The Burger King (Burger King)