Rilakkuma is combinations of the Japanese pronunciation of relax and the Japanese word for bear. Rilakkuma is a soft bear with a zipper on his back which opens to reveal a light blue polka dot patterned material which means he may not be a bear at all. The reason for the zipper is unknown. He enjoys relaxing and his favorite things include sleeping, lying around, watching television, listening to music and soaking in hot springs! Rilakkuma Small Plush Measures 9 inches in length.