Dear Tama friends and fans,
We know that you've been eagerly anticipating the winner of
Bandai America's "Great Tamagotchi Fan Shell-ection," which let you -
our most loyal fans - pick a new Tamagotchi Connection design for the
first time ever. So without further ado...[drum roll]...The winner
is...Glow-in-the-Dark!! After a tough race to the finish line, you let
your voices be heard as more than half of you chose this new design.
Look out for it to Tama-takeoff from shelves this coming January!
Also, since fans and critics alike love Tamagotchi, Version 3
has been crowned with several awards this year, including:
* Toy Industry Association's "Toy of the Year" (T.O.T.Y.) awards
finalist for "Electronic Entertainment Toy of the Year"
* The National Parenting Center's "Holiday Seal of Approval,"
which selects toys based on parents' and children's interaction with
* Family Magazine Group's "Family Choice Award," which recognizes
the best in children's and parenting resources
* Toy Wishes' Holiday "All Star"
* Toy Wishes' Spring/Summer "Hot Dozen," which predicts the
season's top sellers and the most innovative, in-demand toys
* Toys "R" Us Top 12 Stocking Stuffer Ideas and Great Finds for
Your Friends At Bandai America
Posted 14 December 2006 - 07:15 AM
Just received the latest press release from Bandai America which announces the winner of the Great Tamagotchi Fan Shell-ection. Also mentioned is the string of awards received by the Tamagotchi Connection.