Netlab reports that a Japanese convenience store franchise, Familymart will release a red bean bun featuring the design of Nyanko Sensei from Natsume Yujincho. There are many food collaborations, but this one actually looks appetizing compare to past Chinese bun collaborations at convenience stores.
Nyanko Sensei is the monster buddy of Natsume Takashi in the very popular Japanese monster tale anime and manga, Natsume Yujincho. The collaboration was made possible with the help of a anime TV contents provider Animax. The bun features the colors that signifies Nyanko Sensei and it has a read bean paste with chestnut. The back side of Nyanko Sensei is stamped at the top, showing off his adorable "behind".
It will be available from 19th of this month with limited quantity and is priced at 120 yen in Japan.