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Takaratomy brings Uwe Meffert’s 3D GearCube in Japan

Uwe Meffert, is a German Genius who’s working on mechanical puzzles like the Rubik’s Cube for ages and has now teamed-up with Takaratomy in Japan to release its latest 3D wonder, the 3D GearCube. Based on the good old Rubik’s Cube, thi[...]
Takaratomy brings Uwe Meffert’s 3D GearCube in Japan
Takaratomy brings Uwe Meffert’s 3D GearCube in JapanTakaratomy brings Uwe Meffert’s 3D GearCube in JapanTakaratomy brings Uwe Meffert’s 3D GearCube in JapanTakaratomy brings Uwe Meffert’s 3D GearCube in JapanTakaratomy brings Uwe Meffert’s 3D GearCube in Japan

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Takara Tomy brings a “Nike+iPod” like watch to Japanese Kids

Slightly similar to what Nike and Apple propose with the Nike+iPod gadget but way more fun, Takara Tomy new Sprintgear, is a bracelet watch that comes with different settings and mode made for improving kids athletics abilities. Thanks[...]
Takara Tomy brings a “Nike+iPod” like watch to Japanese Kids
Takara Tomy brings a “Nike+iPod” like watch to Japanese KidsTakara Tomy brings a “Nike+iPod” like watch to Japanese KidsTakara Tomy brings a “Nike+iPod” like watch to Japanese KidsTakara Tomy brings a “Nike+iPod” like watch to Japanese KidsTakara Tomy brings a “Nike+iPod” like watch to Japanese Kids

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[Incentives Show] Famous Japanese Toys at Tomy Booth

Takara Tomy Co had a booth at the International Premium Incentives Show in Ikebukuro last week, showcasing some established-name toys famous in Japan and overseas, including the Pop-up Pirate (Kurohige Kiki-ippatsu), a version of the P[...]
[Incentives Show] Famous Japanese Toys at Tomy Booth
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International Incentives Show Brings Together Promotional Swag Manufacturers

The 42nd International Premium Incentives Show kicked off yesterday at Sunshine City in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, gathering manufacturers of promotional swag and other products geared toward businesses – store-front signs, digital photo[...]
International Incentives Show Brings Together Promotional Swag Manufacturers
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Takara Tomy Furi-Furi Photo Frame : A Purikura style Photo frame in Japan

Takara Tomy, a Japanese manufacturer introduced today a new digital Photo Frame, the « Furi Furi » Photo Frame. Targeting school kids, the Furi-Furi Photo frame will allow your child to decorate their pictures with 170 kind of frame. B[...]
Takara Tomy Furi-Furi Photo Frame : A Purikura style Photo frame in Japan
Takara Tomy Furi-Furi Photo Frame : A Purikura style Photo frame in Japan

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Only In Japan, the Giga Pudding!

First of all, a huge Thanks to Maki on this one who sent me this link… No if this appears to quite old news (December 2008) I do not recall to have ever heard about this, but hey… Better late than never! So here you are the Giga Puddin[...]
Only In Japan, the Giga Pudding!
Only In Japan, the Giga Pudding!

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Poteto No Te… Takara Tomy latest Chips grabber… Look Ma No hands !!!

Takara Tomy announce in Japan Poteto No Te, or in plain English Poteto Hands, a little Toy made entirely and solely to grab oily chips without getting your hands dirty… Now I Know this look ridiculous but this Poteto No Te will change [...]
Poteto No Te… Takara Tomy latest Chips grabber… Look Ma No hands !!!
Poteto No Te… Takara Tomy latest Chips grabber… Look Ma No hands !!!Poteto No Te… Takara Tomy latest Chips grabber… Look Ma No hands !!!Poteto No Te… Takara Tomy latest Chips grabber… Look Ma No hands !!!

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Choro-Q gets the Mario Kart Wii Treatment.

The cute little Choro-Q RC cars from TakaraTomy, a long time seller that stated way back in 1978 with regular toy cars, is now offering for Japanese costumers (Kids) a Mario Kart Wii series, where you will have the chance and joy to pl[...]
Choro-Q gets the Mario Kart Wii Treatment.
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Takara Game & Watch Keychains coming to a pocket near you in April

If unfortunately these Game & Watch replicas are just basic solar powered keychains and nothing like the real thing, you won’t be able to play with it… I have to admit that I am quite fascinated and in love with these cute little [...]
Takara Game & Watch Keychains coming to a pocket near you in April
Takara Game & Watch Keychains coming to a pocket near you in AprilTakara Game & Watch Keychains coming to a pocket near you in AprilTakara Game & Watch Keychains coming to a pocket near you in AprilTakara Game & Watch Keychains coming to a pocket near you in AprilTakara Game & Watch Keychains coming to a pocket near you in April

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Space Invaders Piggy Bank Hands-on

Here’s the ultimate piggy bank for geeks… Powered by 3 AA batteries, this Space Invader is an exact replica of the first Space Invader arcade game, and like the real thing you have to insert some coins to play it… If Takara Tomy [...]
Space Invaders Piggy Bank Hands-on
Space Invaders Piggy Bank Hands-on

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Robo-Q by Takara Tomy in DA House! Video and Micro Test

Robo-Q by Takara Tomy in DA House! Video and Micro Test Here’s a micro test of a micro product, the Takara Tomy Robo-Q. Just 3.4 cm tall (1.3″), this little robot is a tiny toy, the world’s smallest remote controlled [...]
Robo-Q by Takara Tomy in DA House! Video and Micro Test
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Takara Tomy’s Robo-Q In-DA-House! Video and Micro Test

Here’s a micro test of a micro product, the Takara Tomy Robo-Q. Just 3.4 cm tall (1.3″), this little robot is a tiny toy, the world’s smallest remote controlled walking robot. Takara Tomy made things cool with the RoB[...]
Takara Tomy’s Robo-Q In-DA-House!  Video and Micro Test
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TGS 2008: Summary

Liked, sorry, LOVED our TGS 2008 (Tokyo Game Show) coverage? Guess what… Here’s the whole event coverage on one page! Enjoy! Tokyo Game Show 2008: Yep, We’re Here Too!! Tokyo Game Show 2008: Naruto Ulitmate Ninja Stor[...]
TGS 2008: Summary

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Takara Tomy’s Wall Climbing Aero Spider: Hands-on and Quick Mini Review!

Announced by Takara-Tomy a while ago, the amazing Aero Spider is now available in Japan! We got one of these little monsters to test for you. What’s an Aero Spider? It’s a small RC racing car that can be run on the floor, a[...]
Takara Tomy’s Wall Climbing Aero Spider:  Hands-on and Quick Mini Review!
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Live From Tokyo Tower Records: Happy 20th Birthday Flower Rock 2.0

I’m sure many of you owned this famous dancing flower that came out at the end of the 80’s. Yesterday, Takara Tomy invited us to Tower Records in Tokyo for its 20th anniversary. Takara Tomy also invited Marty Friedman, a guitarists for[...]
Live From Tokyo Tower Records:  Happy 20th Birthday Flower Rock 2.0
Live From Tokyo Tower Records:  Happy 20th Birthday Flower Rock 2.0Live From Tokyo Tower Records:  Happy 20th Birthday Flower Rock 2.0

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Tokyo Game Show 2008: Final Report

Everyone knows last week we covered the Tokyo Game Show. And once again, we were disappointed. Some of you who visited TGS will tell us how great it was, but for press people I assure you it sucked. The organization in particular sucke[...]
Tokyo Game Show 2008: Final Report
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Tokyo Game Show 2008: Takara Tomy Booth

This year, Takara Tomy introduced several new Nintendo Wii and Nintendo DS games, all based on Japanese Manga. There’s Naruto Shippuden Genkitou Ninja Taisen EX3, Yatta Man, Major Dream (baseball game)… Unfortunately we didn’t en[...]
Tokyo Game Show 2008: Takara Tomy Booth
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Takara Tomy Introduces a New Radio Controlled Helicopter: The QFO

It’s been a long times since we’ve had a small radio controlled helicopter. Takara Tomy has just unveiled a new one, the QFO. Now our toy is in shape of a UFO. It measures 65x65x43mm, and will be available at the end of this month.
Takara Tomy Introduces a New Radio Controlled Helicopter:  The QFO

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Takara Tomy Glitter Panel T2SB-DO1 & 2, Totally Useless… Which Means YOU NEED IT !!

That’s a good old Geek saying right? It’s useless so you NEED to have it and in this little game, the guys of Takara Tomy are specialists and their reputation will stay on top with these little products! To be honest I̵[...]
Takara Tomy Glitter Panel T2SB-DO1 & 2, Totally Useless…  Which Means YOU NEED IT !!
Takara Tomy Glitter Panel T2SB-DO1 & 2, Totally Useless…  Which Means YOU NEED IT !!Takara Tomy Glitter Panel T2SB-DO1 & 2, Totally Useless…  Which Means YOU NEED IT !!Takara Tomy Glitter Panel T2SB-DO1 & 2, Totally Useless…  Which Means YOU NEED IT !!Takara Tomy Glitter Panel T2SB-DO1 & 2, Totally Useless…  Which Means YOU NEED IT !!

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The Transformers DAP and Speakers

The marketing around the movie “Transformers” is still going strong, by the way it isn’t even out in Japan yet!! Anyway, Takara Tomy presents new products! The SOUNDWAVE is an MP3 player working with SD cards, it requ[...]
The Transformers DAP and Speakers

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