Tag: Tamagotchi


by Daniel Pickett
January 24, 2018
Bandai America releases flocked versions of everyone’s favorite digital pet in response to demand. Pre-Order Starting Today at Retailers Nationwide! EL SEGUNDO, CA – January 24, 2018 – Bandai America is kicking off the new year by releasing two flocked mini Tamagotchi devices in limited quantities. Additionally, the company is bringing back the six exclusive…


by Daniel Pickett
November 2, 2017
 Bandai America Celebrates the 20th Anniversary and the Return of Everyone’s Favorite Childhood Friend Limited Quantities Now Available, Just in Time for the Holiday Season EL SEGUNDO, CA – Nov. 2, 2017 – Bandai America is excited to announce that this Sunday, Nov. 5, is the retail availability of the 20th Anniversary edition of everyone’s…


by Daniel Pickett
August 27, 2014
CYPRESS, Calif. – August 27 – Donning its familiar egg shape and the need for tender-loving-care, a new generation of Tamagotchi® toys arrives on shelves across the country this month from the original Japanese toymaker, Bandai America.  Evoking a nostalgic feeling from the mid-to-late 90s, today’s Tamagotchi Friends™ toys extends beyond the digital ‘pet’ and into…


by Daniel Pickett
March 28, 2007
New Mobile Handset Combines Addictive Qualities of the Phenomenally Popular Virtual Pet Toy with a Fully Functional Prepaid Mobile Phone (ORLANDO, FL – CTIA Wireless – Mar. 27, 2007) – First introduced as a pocket-sized toy in 1996, the classic Tamagotchi virtual pet now comes as just one of the many features loaded onto a…