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20 Years of Tamagotchi!

Meld Magazine

Thu Nov 09 2017


If you grew up in the ’90s, you definitely annoyed your parents into getting you a Tamagotchi.

The device housing your very own virtual pet turns 20 this year and to celebrate, the original Tamagotchi devices have been re-issued and are currently on sale in select stores (refer to your favourite nerdy den and ask if they have the original Tamagotchi in stock!).

The first Tamagotchis dropped in 1996 for Japan while everyone else had to wait until 1997 to get their hands on their very own digital pet.

Relive 90s nostalgia today by getting your very own 20th anniversary edition andremember what it was like to have all the fun of owning a pet but without any of the responsibility!

Producer: Samantha Chew and Hieu Chau
Camera: Julian Tay
Editing: Hieu Chau