リラックマ (rilakkuma) is a japanse character produced by san-x company. its name was derived from the english word “relax” and japanese word “くま” (kuma) which means bear. these are the silicone cases for ipod nano 4th generation featuring characters of rilakkuma’s family. the first two is リラックマ (rilakkuma) front and back. next is コリラックマ (korilakkuma / small rilakkuma), and the yellow one is キイロイトリ (kiiroitori / yellow bird). the price is 1,596yen (~580baht)

this character is quite popular in japan, it has been produced as variety of items including books and video games. in july 2009 bandai just released a special edition of rilakkuma notebook.

2009.08.19