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Bandai giving away free Tama-Gos!


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Posted 03 September 2010 - 11:07 PM ( #18 )

This is so cool! I wish I could go but I will be busy and I would have to drive several hours to get to a location. XD I look forward to pictures though, hopefully someone will be able to attend.

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Posted 04 September 2010 - 07:54 AM ( #19 )

I can't believe they're in chicago I am so close to there!!!

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Posted 04 September 2010 - 04:54 PM ( #20 )

Why didn't I read this yesterday?!?!?!?!?!? I would have been there in a heartbeat!!!! I wish it could have been there till like six. (That's OK, I don't even know where American Girl Place is!!!!)
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Posted 07 September 2010 - 01:49 PM ( #21 )

lol my cousin lives in NYC lol if i knew they would them away for free i would of asked him to buy it for me and then come back here for a visit and give it to me lol. dang i should of thought of that.

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Posted 12 September 2010 - 09:06 AM ( #22 )

Dude lucky i wish Fredricton (capital of New Brunswick,Canada) had events like that but people in Fredricton don't respect tamas like they use to ^_^

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Posted 13 September 2010 - 03:22 PM ( #23 )

Thats so cool! Did anyone go? I would have gone but I don't live in the States... :furawatchi:

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Posted 30 September 2010 - 03:28 AM ( #24 )

Naww, why don't they ever do things like this in the UK? :P

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Posted 30 September 2010 - 05:26 PM ( #25 )

Because people are losing intrest apparently...

Seriously though... Did anyone go? Anyone have a chance to go?

Edited by SailorRosette, 30 September 2010 - 05:27 PM.


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Posted 02 October 2010 - 10:24 AM ( #26 )

I was on the Tamagotchi website and saw that there was a Tama-Go event today at 200 Toys R Us stores! :) If you can't make it there today,it will also be on October 9th! This is for the US only and it starts at 2PM and ends at 4PM.

During the first and second Saturdays in October, Bandai will host in-store "Demo Days" at 200 select participating Toys "R" Us locations nationwide. Tamagotchi fans can look forward to special product demonstrations, TamaTown videos at select locations and the chance to win limited edition Tama prizes. Visit your local Toys "R" Us for more information or go to www.bandai.com to find a list of participating store locations.


Limited edition Tama prizes? I hope they have Japanese merchandise like the Ichiban Kuji (Japan lottery) prizes and Japanese Tamas like the Tamagotchi iD!

My parents have to go to a Bar Mitzvah near NYC (I'm in Long Island,NY) so my aunt who is babysitting me is going to take me to this event!

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Posted 03 October 2010 - 01:05 PM ( #27 )

I think the "limited-edition" prizes are the diamond-encrusted Tama-Go's and Gotchi-Figures that are also being given away on the Tamagotchi site. I missed it this Saturday, partly because I didn't know of it until it was too late anyhow, but I hope I can go the next Saturday! :furawatchi:

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Posted 07 October 2010 - 02:16 PM ( #28 )

Anyone happen to have a random list of where they will be doing this? I'm not that great at gathering info and yet to find where this is actually posted. Lol.

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Posted 07 October 2010 - 02:19 PM ( #29 )

Anyone happen to have a random list of where they will be doing this? I'm not that great at gathering info and yet to find where this is actually posted. Lol.

Yup, it's right HERE.

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Posted 07 October 2010 - 02:41 PM ( #30 )

Yup, it's right HERE.

Thank you! None near me as far as I see... Boo. 4 places in Michigan and none are close enough.... Oh well.

Whom ever goes... Take pictures...? :P

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Posted 07 October 2010 - 03:54 PM ( #31 )

I saw the online sweepstakes rules, and the sweepsakes dosen't end until the 28th of November! Isn't that quite a while for the online sweepstakes, especially when the second (and last) in-store Demo Day is this Saturday?

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Posted 08 October 2010 - 03:02 AM ( #32 )

I saw the online sweepstakes rules, and the sweepsakes dosen't end until the 28th of November! Isn't that quite a while for the online sweepstakes, especially when the second (and last) in-store Demo Day is this Saturday?

This is my understanding of the prize distribution: there are 400 of what are called "first" prizes and those are given out at all 200 stores on each demo day (via drawing, most likely). The first prize consists of only the Swarovski crystal-encrusted Tama-Go. The "grand" prize is the Tama-Go, plus figurines, plus case, plus a $500 Toys 'R' Us gift card and entries for that can be made online or by mail between October 2 (the first demo day) and November 28th, by which time, the drawing will probably be made for the grand prize. I'm assuming the drawings will be made for the "runner-up" prizes then as well. I think the "sweepstakes" part of the whole thing refers to the online entry/drawing part of it. The demo days are like an added extension, coinciding with the sweepstakes period to promote the Tama-Go.

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Posted 08 October 2010 - 12:18 PM ( #33 )

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Posted 09 October 2010 - 09:01 AM ( #34 )

I will be going. i will be takeing pictures and making videos



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