Fantastic Fam's Kumo Kuma is a fictional character born in the USA in 2012 , created by Tommy Xavier Nguyen in California's Bay Area.
Its name was given later in 2016 after it was on the market for several years under the Parent Company Fantastic Fam, Inc.
Kumo Kuma made its popularity also under different character names such as Rice Ninja Baby, Bubble Tea Baby and more.
What does Kumo Kuma mean? 
Kumo Kuma is made up of two separate Japanese words, Kumo for "cloud" and Kuma for "bear"
What kind of bear is Kumo Kuma?
Is it a panda? A polar bear? A koala? Yes , no , maybe so! It is more of a mystery, and it can be whatever you want it to be! You decide!
Kumo Kuma is a bear of imagination.
Kumo Kuma was crafted from legendary white clouds from heaven, (the kinds that surround the gates to the heavenly gods) and people's imagination from earth ,  it is seen in many forms and characters and it symbolizes one's inner imagination
Imagination makes Kumo Kuma come alive.
Heavenly Connection
As Kumo Kuma is a character of heaven and earth, sometimes you might also discover its mystical peers come down to earth for a visit! 
Kumo Kuma is your everyday bear
Kumo Kuma is a big time foodie! Another passion Kumo Kuma has is to travel the world and discover new places and make new friends. Kumo Kuma is also very tech savvy and always up to date with the latest technology, you might see Kumo Kuma taking  selfies too!  .. Most importantly Kumo Kuma likes to have fun and make people laugh