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DracoWolf124

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 02:08 PM ( #1 )

Hi, i have found my Tamagotchi again :)!  Neither of them worked until i replaced the battery. That's when i realized something, is Tamagotchi for boys or girls :unsure:  :unsure:? I am currently 14 (male). I dont know whether i sshould keep playing, (even though it is pretty fun.) or just stop :unsure:  :unsure:  :unsure:!! It is driving me nuts :wacko:! Somebody help me... :unsure:  :wacko:  :angry:



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 02:21 PM ( #2 )

*Topic moved to 'What's On Your Mind'*

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 02:24 PM ( #3 )

I would think it's for girls because you take care of a pet and stuff... But I don't judge. ^_^



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Posted 11 November 2013 - 02:26 PM ( #4 )

They are for boys and for girls, for young and for old - actually for anyone who enjoys fiddling around with them and raising a virtual pet.

There are lots of boys and girls who play with them.

Don't let it worry you :)


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 02:27 PM ( #5 )

omg there are so many ppl in the word girl and boys that play and collect these ^.^ Ratamazone hes one of the biggest collectors on here, and hes a guy lol I am a 24 year old mother of two and married lol, its perfectly fine as long as you enjoy them ^.^ so no worries <3


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 02:36 PM ( #6 )

You can definately tell some shells are geared towards girls and some toward boys... and some neutral... but they wouldnt make boyish shells if they thought only girls liked them :)

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 02:37 PM ( #7 )

OMG GUYS, you are great. Thank u. i mentioned this because my Japanese friend Jeffery said it was only for girls and any male that played it back in japan was shunned and considered gay :angry:  <_< ! like, what?!? Thanks again guys  :lol:



DracoWolf124

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 02:38 PM ( #8 )

*Topic moved to 'What's On Your Mind'*

Btw, what do u mean? :huh:

 

TamaMum Edit:  It means a TamaTalk moderator moved your topic into the correct subforum area - because you originally started this new topic in the "Team Stories" forum ;)


Edited by TamaMum, 11 November 2013 - 02:50 PM.


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 02:56 PM ( #9 )

I moved it so it was in the right section as TamaMum said.

Tamagotchi is for everyone! It would be like saying kittens are only for little kids. Sure, they are more geared towards girls in Japan now and can be veiwed that based on that TamaGo, but guys will still buy them if they like them. Even if they make one color products, such as the Pocket Designer for the Tama P's in a pastel pink, guys will buy them. Ironically, lots of girls will repaint the girly color/designs to be more boyish.

So it is getting over the fear of being looked apon as a strange person which is a hurdle, but you'll feel much better being yourself and showing off what you like.
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Posted 11 November 2013 - 03:02 PM ( #10 )

Oh... ok thanks! 


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 03:58 PM ( #11 )

If it helps, I'm a 19 years old guy and I always loved all kind of tamagotchis. After a long time im back with my v2 and waiting for an ID L, which is taking forever to arrive >.< But only my family knows it. I don't feel like telling any of my friends about it yet. 

So yeah, I don't believe it's a girly thing at all, although is not really accepted by society, sadly.


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 06:34 PM ( #12 )

In Japan it might be a bit different only because the new tamagotchis really are girly and what not and are aimed towards young girls now, lol.

But either way, who cares what others think, right? :)

 

Do what you love. Don't let society rule your life.


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Posted 11 November 2013 - 07:17 PM ( #13 )

Haha naw I play with them and I a really big guy collector and I'm 15 :P just have fun with them!

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Posted 11 November 2013 - 09:13 PM ( #14 )

although is not really accepted by society, sadly.


This is just as true for us gals though as it is for guys... just because theyre "toys" and most of us are.... well... older. lol

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Posted 12 November 2013 - 12:56 AM ( #15 )

There's nothing girly about Tamagotchis at all! Boys are allowed to have pets like cats and dogs right? So they should be able to look after virtual pets as well without any worries!


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Posted 12 November 2013 - 04:43 PM ( #16 )

We have the same age and I have 13 Tamagotchis and I'm guy and I don't really care :P I play my Tamas at public all the time so don't worry ^_^ There's a lot of guys here that play Tamagotchis. The list could go forever :P Tamagotchis are for everyone :D


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Posted 13 November 2013 - 09:28 AM ( #17 )

Hi DracoWolf124,

 

Whatever age you are, whatever gender you are, whatever species you are, it doesn't matter! You've probably already seen a numerous amount of people on this site that have love for Tamagotchi, and are male (and adults/older teens). Playing with a Tamagotchi won't make you stupid, it will make you different. You don't have to like things that other boys like, liking Tamagotchi is one of the things which make you unique. ^_^


Edited by tamatown123, 13 November 2013 - 09:28 AM.