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Bandai’s Cooking Toy Line-up

Bandai announced their gyoza maker last week, and today at the Tokyo Toy Show we had the pleasure of not only seeing the gyoza maker in the flesh and taste gyoza made with it, but Bandai’s nori maki maker, sandwich maker, and som[...]
Bandai’s Cooking Toy Line-up
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Soudatsu Battle Dragon Ball… Let’s Kick Son Sayan-Jin Asses!

Here’s another Bandai game, Soudatsu Battle Dragon Ball, a board game that looks vaguely like a Monopoly, where you fight your friends to be the first to finish Dragon Ball story.
Soudatsu Battle Dragon Ball… Let’s Kick Son Sayan-Jin Asses!
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Bandai CellGenome, Build Your Own Creepy Little Monster

Here’s another funny little toy from Bandai, the CellGenome… Simply put, this toy lets you create your own little “jello” like monster (that you can’t eat). To build your monster you first have to prepare its basic shape (s[...]
Bandai CellGenome, Build Your Own Creepy Little Monster
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My Doraemon Robot Hands-on

This morning we visited the Tokyo Toys Show, quite pathetic due to the economic meltdown. However we got some quality time with Bandai’s latest robot, My Doraemon. My Doraemon can’t walk, but it does interact with you in so many [...]
My Doraemon Robot Hands-on
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Bandai’s New Heli Robot Toy

Here’s another cute little RC helicopter. Bandai’s Heli Robot will soon be released in Japan and we will get the chance to play around with it next week Live.
Bandai’s New Heli Robot Toy

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Bandai’s New RilakKuma Netbook (Netbook for Kids)

RilakKuma stands for “Relax Bear”, a Bandai character loved by young people in Japan, now has his own Netbook. It’s powered by an Atom N270 (1.6GHz), with 1GB of RAM, 160GB of HDD, a 8.9” screen with a 1024×600 resolution, a[...]
Bandai’s New RilakKuma Netbook (Netbook for Kids)

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Bandai and MegaHouse Amazing New Yakiniku Party Toy

Yakiniku… better know as Korean BBQ, and EXTREMELY popular in Japan, is next to yakitori (grilled chicken) as my favorite junk food… Yakiniku restaurants are almost everywhere here and it’s no surprise today that Bandai and MegaH[...]
Bandai and MegaHouse Amazing New Yakiniku Party Toy

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Bandai’s Latest Gyoza Maker, a Must Have for all Fans of Chinese Food

Gyoza is a traditional Chinese fried meat pocket and extremely popular in Japan… There are gyoza restaurants everywhere with quality from ultra good to disgusting… depending of course where you eat them… There are also a lot of restaur[...]
Bandai’s Latest Gyoza Maker, a Must Have for all Fans of Chinese Food

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New Lupin the Third USB Memorry from Buffalo

Here’s another Buffalo Lupin the Third USB memory. Now he’s wearing a green jacket instead of the usual red, only available in 2GB. Interested? Well you’re in luck since GeekStuff4U.com has this little wonder for pre-order!
New Lupin the Third USB Memorry from Buffalo

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Bandai’s Latest Gizmo, the Human Relations Calculator

Ever wonder how strong your love life is, or simply how good your relationship with someone is? Just use Bandai’s latest Human Relation Calculator for that! Thanks to basic numerology functions, this lookalike calculator provides the a[...]
Bandai’s Latest Gizmo, the Human Relations Calculator

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Gachapin & Mukku: The Latest Netbook

Bandai Creation for kids, Gachapin (a 5 year old Dinosaur) and Mukku (a 5 year old Bigfoot), are Fujti TV stars for kids in Japan… In an interesting and surprising move, Kohjinsha and Bandai are releasing their first Gachapin & Mu[...]
Gachapin & Mukku:  The Latest Netbook

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Tokyo Gift Show Live Video of the $2230 USD Bandai Diorama

Last week we talked about this expensive Bandai diorama Bandai and Their Latest $2230 (€1711) Diorama Speaker . Today we had the chance to see this little fellow in real life… Here are some pictures and a short video we took of the bea[...]
Tokyo Gift Show Live Video of the $2230 USD Bandai Diorama
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Bandai and Their Latest $2230 (€1711) Diorama Speaker

Let’s assume for a second that you don’t have a lot of money to waste… What would be the latest and ugliest thing you can get from Japan? The Bandai Diorama with integrated 2x1W speaker from of course! For only 198,000 yen,[...]
Bandai and Their Latest $2230 (€1711) Diorama Speaker

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Tuttuki Bako Hands-On

Finally we got a Tuttuki Bako to play with… What do we say about this new Bandai toy? Simply put, the Tuttuki Bako is similar to a Tamagochi, this time you interact with it with one finger. I’ve never been a Tamagochi fan, but th[...]
Tuttuki Bako Hands-On
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Pimp Your iPhone 3G with an Evangelion Screen Protector!

This morning Kei and I went to Akihabara for some winter shopping and came across this nice set of Evangelion iPhone 3G screen protectors. For a couple thousand Yen you can able to pimp up your iPhone with either Rei, the Nerv logo, or[...]
Pimp Your iPhone 3G with an Evangelion Screen Protector!
Pimp Your iPhone 3G with an Evangelion Screen Protector!

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Bandai’s Gun O’Clock Hands-on!

Last month Bandai Japan announced the Gun O’Clock, and the nice Bandai team sent over a sample for us to check how cool the thing is. For those who were under a rock for the past couple of weeks, the Gun O’Clock is a nifty alarm clock [...]
Bandai’s Gun O’Clock Hands-on!
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Evangelion USB Memory Stick…

Buffalo Japan will release one of the cutest USB memory sticks ever made (Hello Kitty Stuff excluded), a REI model providing up to 4GB of memory space. 
 Don’t get too excited since we’re talking about a product limited to [...]
Evangelion USB Memory Stick…
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SmartBerry Handset from Bandai: a New Tamagochi Like Device?

Last week Bandai introduced its SmartBerry Handset, a nifty device for young girls (6 to 9 years old). Our slider styled touch screen unit allows you to exchange personal information including business cards, blood type, and birthday v[...]
SmartBerry Handset from Bandai: a New Tamagochi Like Device?

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Ninjas are Back in Town!

Thanks to Bandai Namco, the Asakusa neighbourhood in Tokyo is ready to welcome the Ninjas again as the Hanayashiki Amusement Park yesterday unveiled this new attraction … Of course we were there to check it out! You know Bandai N[...]
Ninjas are Back in Town!
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Put a Tachikoma on Your Desk!

Fans of “Ghost In The Shell” treat yourself to the official Tachikoma robot reproduction from Bandai! Constructed in metal, the Tachikoma can be plugged into any USB port and reacts in different ways (eyes, lights, and spea[...]
Put a Tachikoma on Your Desk!
Put a Tachikoma on Your Desk!Put a Tachikoma on Your Desk!

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AOU 2008: Bandpresto and Bandai Namco Booths.

So we’re back at the AOU 2008, the professional arcade game conference. This time we’re with Bandai/Namco & Bandpresto, these two makers really caught our attention 1) Banpresto, Gundam Vs Gundam : A new game that will[...]
AOU 2008: Bandpresto and Bandai Namco Booths.
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Bandai’s Tachikoma toy hands-on

This week end we had the chance to stop by a small event in Makuhari where Bandai had a booth… And among all the RC wonders that we could come across, we had the time to play and shoot, so here is a photo for you of the upcoming Tachik[...]
Bandai’s Tachikoma toy hands-on
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