Premium Bandai doesn’t only offer character cakes around the holidays. They also offer them for other celebrations. Writer Yukuke Kushii recalls his experience ordering a Kamen Rider cake for his son, who recently turned three years old.
The character deco cakes come in vanilla or chocolate. They are decorated with favorite characters, in this case, it was Kamen Rider Zero-One. The cake can be ordered online and picked up at a bakery or konbini.
This particular Kamen Rider Zero-One cake cost 3,780円. With postage, it was 4,700円. The cake arrives frozen and has to be thawed for at least 12 hours in the fridge. It takes some time to arrive and defrost, so it’s best to order it a few days in advance.
The cake also comes with a chocolate message piece so you can write a message to personalize the sweets.
There is now a smartphone app that lets buyers take photos with their favorite characters. The app recognizes the character on the cake, letting fans celebrate their holiday with their favorite character.
When it’s time to eat, the outer band sleeve and toy are removable.
How does the cake taste? According to the writer, it’s not the most delicious cake he’s had. But what was most important to him was that the person celebrating is happy.
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