Sanrio Friend of the Month: Badtz-maru

June is upon us! Let’s learn about our Friend of the Month, Badtz-maru!

Badtz-maru is one mischievous little penguin. He lives with his mother and pinball playing father in Gorgeoustown. Badtz-maru attracts lots of attention as he walks his pet alligator, Pochi. Badtz-maru has dreams of greatness when he grows up, but for now he rolls his eyes at his humorous life in Gorgeoustown.

Check out more fun facts about our Friend of the Month:

Let’s meet Badtz-maru’s parents!

Papa is the president of a pachinko company. He sees himself as number one, but always listens to Mama. Mama loves educating her kids and her hobby is aerobics. She sometimes brings Papa, Badtz-maru, and even Pochi to aerobics class.

Let’s meet Badtz-maru’s siblings!

Tzunko is Badt-maru’s younger sister. She dreams of becoming a pop idol and loves writing in her diary. The Badtz Twins are always running about- they’re highly skilled at fast getaways!

Let’s meet Badtz-maru’s friends!

Badtz-maru may be stubborn, but he has an abundance of friends! Meet Hana-maru the seal, Pandaba the giant panda, Pochi the pet alligator, Kahme the turtle, Iruka the dolphin, Sameo the shark, and Goro the bird.

To celebrate Badtz-maru for the month of June, is giving away a limited edition Badtz-maru plush mascot clip:

Get our Friend of the Month gift FREE when you spend $50 or more in Sanrio stores and online - no code needed! Each keychain is only available until the end of the month or while supplies last. Stay mischievous with Badtz-maru this June!