Tsuruya Yoshinobu, a long-established Japanese confectionery store in Kyoto, has collaborated with Kirby’s Dream Land to create a Japanese confection called Kirby’s Yume no Izumi no Hoshi Kobako. From January 28, 2023 (Saturday), it will be released in limited quantities at Tsuruya Yoshinobu Tokyo store and others. Reservations will be accepted online from January 20th (Friday).
Rakugan & Amber Sugar Assortment with Kirby World View Motif
A new Japanese confectionery collaboration between Tsuruya Yoshinobu, a long-established confectioner founded in Nishijin, Kyoto in 1803, and the popular game series Kirby’s Dream Land, Kirby’s Yume no Izumi no Hoshi Kobako. . An assortment of cute rakugan and amber sugar with the motif of Kirby’s world view.
Kirby’s rakugan dancing the familiar “clear dance” in the game
Rakugan with wasanbon, which imitates Kirby’s appearance, expresses the familiar Kirby in the game of Hoshi Kirby, who dances around and around when the stage is cleared. Finished with a round and smooth pink rakugan.
There is also a rakugan inspired by the “Fountain of Dreams” that appears in the game and delivers dreams to the world. The “Star Rod”, the source of dreams, and the overflowing spring water are delicately expressed. You can taste the refined sweetness that melts in your mouth. Also worth noting is the rakugan, which uses Tsuruya Yoshinobu’s traditional wooden mold to depict water ripples.
Star-shaped “Edible Gems” Kohakuto
Amber sugar, which is said to be an “edible jewel,” comes in a faintly shining yellow star shape. It has a unique texture that is crunchy on the outside and smooth on the inside. Enjoy lining up with Kirby and Yume no Izumi no Rakugan.
Japanese-style Kirby drawing package
The package is an original design that depicts Kirby flying in the night sky with a warp star in a Japanese style. The design was accented with glittering rubber gold plain weave cords. It is a Japanese confectionery that is perfect as a small souvenir or as a gift for Kirby fans.
“Kirby’s Dream Fountain Star Kobako”
【Release Date】 Saturday, January 28, 2023
*From 12:00 on Friday, January 20th, reservations will be accepted at Tsuruya Yoshinobu’s official online shop.
*All products are hand-made and the number of production is limited, so it may be temporarily out of stock.
【Store】 Tsuruya Yoshinobu IRODORI (Kyoto Station Hachijoguchi 1st floor), Tsuruya Yoshinobu Tokyo store (COREDO Muromachi 3 1st floor), official online shop
【Price】 2,376 yen
【Includes】 Rakugan “Kirby” x3, “Dream Fountain” x1, “Star” x4, “Water” x3, Amber Sugar “Star” x8
【Official Website】 https://www.tsuruyayoshinobu.jp/