Cinnamoroll, the adorable rabbit-like creature that appears in the popular Japanese anime and video game franchise, is making waves all over the world. In this article, we’re going to take a look at some of the lesser-known facts about Cinnamoroll. From his interesting backstory to his surprising pop culture references, read on for some fun facts about this popular character!
1. Cinnamoroll is a puppy.
Did you know this? Upon first glance, this adorable, big-eared, blue-eyed animal might look like a rabbit, but he is actually a puppy. He is not just any puppy, he is a flying puppy. His long white ears allow him to fly!
2. Cinnamoroll was not always his name.
The 2001 Sanrio character collection with the same name was created by Miyuki Okumura. In fact, Cinnamon is a name that is frequently used to refer to the main character that we all know and love! The problem is that when he was first made, his name was actually Baby Cinnamon, but because of problems with trademark registration, it was changed to Cinnamoroll. However, it appears that because of the name change, he is occasionally called Cinnamoroll or just Cinnamon. But as of 2007, Cinnamoroll is his recognized moniker.
3. Cinnamoroll is Sanrio’s 2nd most popular character.
Can you guess who the most popular character is? No other than Hello Kitty!
4. There are Cinnamoroll themed cafes in Japan
Many characters have a temporary cafe at some point or another, but not Cinnamoroll, in recent years a permanent Cinnamoroll themed cafe opened up in Tokyo! This is actually his second cafe, the first location is in Kyoto. This cute cafe serves a variety of Cinnamoroll-themeddishes, desserts, and drinks, and you can purchase Cinnamoroll merchandise at the cafe as well.
5. Cinnamoroll has appeared in various media
Cinnamoroll has quite a few media appearances from anime to video games, manga, novels and books, and other appearances! This little guy even has his very own Twitter account!
Cinnamoroll is one of Japan’s most popular candy brands, and for good reason. Not only do they make some of the best candy out there, but they also have a lot of interesting facts about them that you may not know. From its unique history to the celebrities who love its products, Cinnamoroll has a lot to offer its fans. Check out these five facts about this Japanese favorite to learn more!