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Virtual boy band Strawberry Prince steps in metaverse spotlight

Real Japanese singers with avatars point to future of entertainment

Strawberry Prince boasts millions of followers on TikTok, Twitter, Line and Instagram.   © STPR Inc.

TOKYO -- They have millions of fans and a state-of-the-art Tokyo studio filled with cameras that each cost as much as a luxury car. But their true faces are known to relatively few. They are Strawberry Prince, and they are made for the metaverse.

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