What is Banana Dog?

Born in Japan, 2010. Banana Dog is created by artist Shohei Nishihara. Banana Dog is from a picture book that Shohei wrote for international school kids where he used to work in his early career.

Banana Dog’s concept is “a character loved without borders”. Banana Dog was designed with the idea that a banana and a pup can be accepted by many cultures.

The first drawing of Banana Dog

Banana Dogs are found in a warm island somewhere in the world. It lives in a magic cardboard box. It size is about one bunch of bananas. It has a head of a dog and a tail of a banana. Its tail is as sweet and creamy as any fruit.

An island that Banana Dog is said to be found.
The magic cardboard box can manage rain and wind.
What does it taste like?