It's Now Bandai Namco In North America If you’ve ever played a game published by Namco Bandai you may have noticed something odd. During the logo reel when the game first boots up, the words are reversed—Bandai Namco. This isn’t some dyslexic slip-up. Since...
Feb 5 2014, 5:25pm CST
Life-size Gundam Statue Under Construction When it comes to animated series, Japan is where some of the most popular come from. One of the most beloved creations to ever come from Japan was Gundam, the massive robot protector.
The City of Shizuoka, Japan is now...
Jun 3 2010, 9:24am CDT
Gundam What a Cool Phone I haven’t watched Japanamation since I was eight and Robotech was on each day after school. There are some out there who are huge fans of the genre though and one of the most popular is Gundam.
There are all sorts of...
May 20 2010, 8:00am CDT
Soul Calibur and Tekken come to iPhone If you grew up in the mid-to-late nineties and early 00's, you probably played a ton of Namco fighting games. Now those of you who own iPhones and iPod touches will get a chance to relive those heady days of youth that...
Aug 5 2009, 11:00am CDT
Walk like a Gundam Robot with these Gundam Slippers Mobile Suit Gundam is a legendary Japanese anime franchise featuring giant robots. To walk like a Gundam robot you can put on these Gundam Slippers that have sound effects in them. This slippers are a perfect Valentine'...
Feb 7 2009, 6:00pm CST
Visual Search Engine is Big in Japan A new search engine is sweeping Japan from Evolution Robotics Inc. called ER Search. The engine is a visual search engine and is available on KDDI Corporations au line of camera phones for spring 2008. The visual search...
Apr 18 2008, 8:51am CDT
Bandai Announces Tamagotchi V5 Bandai America has announced a new version of the Tamagotchi virtual pet toy called the V5. This is the most technologically advanced version of the popular virtual pet toy.The new version allows kids to raise multiple...
Feb 1 2008, 7:30am CST
Bandai NetTansor Robot
Bandai is going to offer the NetTansor robot in Japan this holiday season.
The NetTansor robot features a video camera and is controlled via Wi-Fi. You can see what the robot is seeing wirelessly on your PC.
Oct 19 2006, 8:00am CDT
Bandai Unazukin - Another Weird Japanese Toy Our friends at the Asian Gadget Store Fancylogic did it again. They sent us a weird Japanese toy. This time it is the Bandai Unazukin.
According to the Bandai Unazukin site: "Unazukin is a small fairy. She usually is...
Apr 7 2006, 5:26am CDT
Bandai Offers Cat Paws in Japan Bandai sees a market for artificial pocket cat paws in Japan.
The Bandai 'Nekonyanbou' have a little lever on the bottom to bend the paw and reveal the claws - genius! The usage examples for cat paw I cannot...
Feb 17 2006, 8:14am EST
Gundam SEED Destiny HARO - A Look at a Weird Japanese Toy Hong Kong based Gadget Store FancyLogic sent us the most weird Japanese Toy I got my hands on so far - it is called HARO.
HARO is a character of the Anime series Gundam SEED Destiny. They are some kind of mechanical...
Jan 17 2006, 7:59am EST
Gundam Land Walker Robot Japanese Masaaki Nagumo builds a 3.4m high walking robot based on the Mobile Suit Gundam anime series.
The Land Walker robot is really working and is currently made to order for 36 million yen (~330,000USD). The robot...
Jun 23 2005, 3:00am EST
I4U Gadget Flyer - Weekly Tech Gadget News 08-07-04 The new !
The Tech Gadget Highlights for last week are:
Tamagotchi Connection are here
Sombrero Wearing USB WebCam Review
OLED MP4 Player
Hot Tech Gadget Deals:
iRiver PMP-100 PVP available! - $469.
Aug 14 2004, 3:08am EST
Cute Bandai Gundam Haro Robot PC Case Bandai announces PC case in the shape of a Anime character.
The Haro PC case measures 40cm in diameter and weighs 5kg. It can open and close the ears with a remote. It can move and talk like the anime character. The...
Aug 12 2004, 4:33am EST
New Bandai Tamagotchi Connection Bandai started its launch of the new Tamagotchi Connection in the United States. We reported about the new Tamagotchis in February, now they are here.
Special launch events where held in NY and San Francisco August...
Aug 12 2004, 2:04am EST
Bandai Tamagotchi - Digital key-chain Pets - are back
Bandai announced a new generation of their mega-hit Tamagotchi.
News Update: 08/12/04: Tamagotchi Connection now available
The more advanced Tamagotchi's will be available in March in Japan. The Tamagotchi was...
Feb 4 2004, 9:00am EST
New Bandai Doraemon Robot Speaks with Humans Toy maker Bandai Co. has brought popular Doraemon
a little closer to life by producing a robot version of the cartoon character
that can converse with humans.
The robot, which is 26.5 cm tall and weighs 1.3 kg, uses...
Jan 16 2004, 8:52am EST
Mobile Suit Gundam Anime Portable DVD Player
Japanese Bandai Visual announces a Portable DVD Player in bright red themed after the anime character Char Aznable from the Mobile Suit Gundam Anime Series.
The casing of the portable DVD player (BCHW-0001) is red...
Dec 10 2003, 11:32pm EST
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