May 4, 2012 - Thank you to everyone who has been visiting. I plan to update weekly now so be sure to check back every Monday for a new crazy cute character! Requests are very welcome and so far Mamegoma, Rilakkuma, and Nyan Nyan Nyanko have been requested and are in the process.... please be patient as there is a lot of information about them! Please keep spreading the word about the cuteness of San-X!!!

Monday, June 11, 2012

Makimaki Neko

This funny cat likes to roll itself up in all sorts of futon, which are the traditional beds on the tatami room floors in Japan. When he does this, he kinda looks like a maki, which are the sushi rolls. He also seems to like snacking on onigiri.

Makimaki Neko

Japanese Name: まきまき ねこ
Literal Translation: Roll Roll Cat
Released: July 2011
Original Japanese: WWW PDF

He loves rolling and being able to roll. Meow
Makimaki Neko loves rolling up in the soft futon1. Meow



Translation Notes

  1. Futon is the traditional Japanese bed that is on the tatami floor and is put away during the day. Wikipedia: Futon