American Kirby is hardcore, but Japanese Kirby is panties【Photos】

Original Source
http://sociorocketnewsen.files.wordpress.com/2017/04/kp-1.png

Further proof that the beloved, globular Nintendo video game star is marketed very differently in the two countries.

You might not guess it from looking at him, what with his skin being as smooth and unlined as ever, but Kirby, star of the Nintendo-published franchise, is celebrating his 25th year in the video game industry. Kirby of the Stars (renamed Kirby’s Dream Land for English-speaking territories) came out for the Game Boy on April 27, 1992, and to mark Kirby’s quarter-century milestone, Japanese lingerie brand Yummy Mart is releasing a line of Kirby-themed intimate apparel and accessories.

Starting things off are the Kirby panties, priced at an affordable 1,680 yen (US$15).

▼ “Kirby of the Stars” is written across the front in Japanese text.

READ FULL STORY AT ROCKETNEWS24!