No, those are lead from the other side of the circuit-board to the LCD contacts.
I think that the 'debug' is referring to the small dots to the right of it. Maybe you have to connect all of these dots with something to actually debug it. I think... Know that bandai is trying to make it harder for us. If I hadn't promised not to even open up my new tamagotchis, I would probably try for myself if I had a soldering iron
I hope I'm not necromancing since the topic starter said he can't continue on.