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SegaToys upgrade its Homestar R2-D2 with the Homestar R2-D2 EX

Segatoys introduces the HomeStar many “moons” ago, a nice little toy that will project the milky-way and other stars on your ceiling. Back in June 2011, SegaToys announced the Homestar R2-D2, a enhanced version of the regul[...]
SegaToys upgrade its Homestar R2-D2 with the Homestar R2-D2 EX

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[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan

I am sure that you all remember what’s Sega’s Toylet is, and if you completely forget about it, well let’s say that this little video game will teach you how to handle your junk correctly! While Toylet was only availa[...]
[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan
[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan[Hands-On] Sega finally launches its Toylets to the Public in Japan

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Sega Toy new R2D2 Planetarium comes with its own Death Star!

At the Christmas Toy Fair 2011, Sega Toys presented Home Star R2-D2, the first character version in its Home Star series of home planetariums. R2-D2 was a popular character in the Star Wars movies. “In our Home Star series of hom[...]
Sega Toy new R2D2 Planetarium comes with its own Death Star!

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[Update] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”

This article is a video update provided by our partner DigInfoTV regarding an article we published earlier this week : [DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On” This Video is provided to you by DigInfo.tv, AkihabaraNews Official Partner.
[Update] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”

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[International Toy Show] Sega Toy new R2D2 Planetarium comes with its own Death Star!

Today at Tokyo’s International Toy Show Sega Toy introduces a new HomeStar planetarium in a Shape of the famous Star Wars Robot R2D2 that will on top of displaying the usual Tokyo’s Night Sky with our Milky Way another “Astral” Wonder [...]
[International Toy Show] Sega Toy new R2D2 Planetarium comes with its own Death Star!
[International Toy Show] Sega Toy new R2D2 Planetarium comes with its own Death Star![International Toy Show] Sega Toy new R2D2 Planetarium comes with its own Death Star![International Toy Show] Sega Toy new R2D2 Planetarium comes with its own Death Star![International Toy Show] Sega Toy new R2D2 Planetarium comes with its own Death Star!

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[DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”

I am sure that you all remember Sega’s amazing new Gaming Console the “ToyLets” that has been introduced to the world last December 2010. Today we stumble upon this “particular” Gaming Console for Toilets at Digital Signage 2011 and co[...]
[DSJ 2011] Sega ToyLets “Hands-On”
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CafeReo introduces 4 special Sonic the hedgehog Iphone 4 cases

Under their Iphone case brandname called ‘Sotogawa’, the Japanese enterprise CaféReo just unveiled 4 shiny backplates for Iphone 4 users. Also part of the lineup were 4 Iphone 4 backplates depicting Sega’s 16-bit, Sat[...]
CafeReo introduces 4 special Sonic the hedgehog Iphone 4 cases
CafeReo introduces 4 special Sonic the hedgehog Iphone 4 cases

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SegaToys introduces 3D Spray Art Toy in Japan

Look at that! 3D goes even “retro” thanks to SegaToys by bringing 3 dimensional effects to the good old Spray Art. With a new spray pen, a set of 3D ready stencil and 3D glasses, you will be able to create your own little 3D drawings a[...]
SegaToys introduces 3D Spray Art Toy in Japan
SegaToys introduces 3D Spray Art Toy in JapanSegaToys introduces 3D Spray Art Toy in Japan

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Sega Toys unveils “Wappy Dog” your NDS new best friend

Behold Sega i-Dog younger brother Wappy Dog! Introduced in the US during the last Toy Fair 2011, Wappy Dog is born from the collaboration between Activision and Sega Toy in order to bring a little Robotic Toy capable to interact with a[...]
Sega Toys unveils “Wappy Dog” your NDS new best friend
Sega Toys unveils “Wappy Dog” your NDS new best friendSega Toys unveils “Wappy Dog” your NDS new best friendSega Toys unveils “Wappy Dog” your NDS new best friend

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AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!

Year-by-Year the AOU or All Nippon Amusement Machine Operator’s Union Show taking place far, far away from Tokyo at Makuhari Messe, tends to shrink little by little. Yes, like almost everywhere around the world, arcade games do not att[...]
AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!
AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!AOU 2011… The Japanese Arcade Game Show is still kicking hard!

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New Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its Finest

Sega Corporation makes a grand comeback into the world of video game hardware manufacturing with their Toylets, a new gaming platform with a whole new paradigm of user/game interaction. A pressure sensor is applied to a strategically-p[...]
New Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its Finest
New Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its FinestNew Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its FinestNew Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its FinestNew Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its FinestNew Sega Gaming Console: Japanese Innovation At its Finest

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[TGS 2010] Tokyo Game Show video Walk-through.

We still have some stuff on TGS 2010, but today being a public holiday, we will post them tomorrow, anyway here you are a rather long (12 Minutes) video of the 2010 TGS where you will find babes, games demo and other wonders… So [...]
[TGS 2010] Tokyo Game Show video Walk-through.

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[Behind the Scenes] GameBlog and Akihabara News at Joypolis

Tomorrow will see the start of the 2010 TGS (Tokyo Game Show) and our good friends at GameBlog and I decided to spend sometimes together for a “pre” TGS. And today, we also went to Tokyo Sega Joypolis in Odaiba in order to test some of[...]
[Behind the Scenes] GameBlog and Akihabara News at Joypolis
[Behind the Scenes] GameBlog and Akihabara News at Joypolis[Behind the Scenes] GameBlog and Akihabara News at Joypolis[Behind the Scenes] GameBlog and Akihabara News at Joypolis[Behind the Scenes] GameBlog and Akihabara News at Joypolis[Behind the Scenes] GameBlog and Akihabara News at Joypolis

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JAMMA Arcade Expo 2010, Goodies

JAMMA Arcade Expo is not just about games, but also about goodies. In Japan like in the rest of the world, you can win random prizes at different games – like UFO Catchers, for example. The difference, however, is that in Japan p[...]
JAMMA Arcade Expo 2010, Goodies
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[Video] JAMMA Arcade Expo 2010

Taking place usually one week before the TGS (Tokyo Game Show), the JAMMA Arcade Expo is “The” show for all amusement machinery and goodies. And this year, I have to admit that there were very few that stood-up and were worth our inter[...]
[Video] JAMMA Arcade Expo 2010
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Sega Dreamcast surfaced ‘brand new’ at Amazon

Sega’s Classic video game console, the Dreamcast, seems to be back again, all new (not updated though) at Amazon after 8 years as you may know except for Japan, where it had been sold until 2007, its sales were discontinued in th[...]
Sega Dreamcast surfaced ‘brand new’ at Amazon
Sega Dreamcast surfaced ‘brand new’ at Amazon

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Sega Toys Homestar Planetarium Aqua

The Homestar is your personal “Night Sky” on the go including the Milkyway and you can enjoy the stars wherever and whenever you want provided that you are in a dark room… Available for quite some time now, SegaToys that happen to rese[...]
Sega Toys Homestar Planetarium Aqua
Sega Toys Homestar Planetarium Aqua

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Sega Mega Drive rising from the ashes as your new i-Pod Dock

Here is one of the best examples of how the creative self in you comes to the surface once it comes to save your Good Old Friend Sega Mega Drive. Yes, we are talking about the new project of Charlie Sorrel from the WIRED to transform h[...]
Sega Mega Drive rising from the ashes as your new i-Pod Dock

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Amusement Machine Show 2009

Last Thursday and Friday the Amusement Machine Show 2009 was held at Makuhari Messe, … And to be honest if 2008 was not that great, 2009 was… way worse. Here’s what we had the chance to play with and see. Download video Banpresto[...]
Amusement Machine Show 2009
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Sega Private Show 2009

Today we were invited by Sega to the annual Sega Private Show 2009 where new arcade games are exhibited. Threre really wasn’t anything new or exciting, take a look at the picture below. The hall was almost empty, and there were o[...]
Sega Private Show 2009
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April Fool’s Prank… Sorry We Did Some Yesterday… Nope, No Koitoy… Sorry!

Sorry folks but we couldn’t it, we also participated in the epidemic of fake news and products yesterday with two of out announcement. Koitoy (koi = fish)… Our friends M.Net Musiqueplus.com in Canada contacted us to work together[...]
April Fool’s Prank… Sorry We Did Some Yesterday… Nope, No Koitoy… Sorry!

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The Third World Has Zeebo, Japan Has the Koitoy!

Finally the Koitoy is officially announced in Japan. We heard about this bad ass device for a while now, since last year’s TGS (Tokyo Game Show)… This morning we some ads around Akihabara and on the subway regarding the soon to b[...]
The Third World Has Zeebo, Japan Has the Koitoy!

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