Thses paper toys are designed by Akishan, the characters are from the band "The Gazette". They are Ruki, Uruha, Aoi, Reita and Kei. The Gazette, originally known as Gazette, is a Japanese visual kei rock band formed in early 2002. The band is currently signed to Sony Music Japan's VVV Records. In addition to being one of the more popular bands in the visual kei scene, The Gazette has gained a large international following and to some degree managed to break into the mainstream Japanese music industry.