Takaratomy

06.13.14
High-speed maglev toys are coming in 2015
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06.13.14

High-speed maglev toys are coming in 2015

Takara Tomy promised us that maglev technology would make its way to playsets next year, when we s...

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02.05.13
Takara Tomy's Auto Mee S robot scrubs mobile devices, saves seconds of effort
02.05.13

Takara Tomy's Auto Mee S robot scrubs mobile devices, saves seconds of effort

We can't say that we've ever been so exhausted or pressed for time that we couldn't wipe down our...

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06.19.12
Tomy BattroBorg 20 throws motion-controlled punches, rocks 'em and socks 'em Wii-style (video)
06.19.12

Tomy BattroBorg 20 throws motion-controlled punches, rocks 'em and socks 'em Wii-style (video)

The last time we saw someone move the game on for Rock'em Sock'em Robots, it was a motion-controll...

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06.17.12
i-SODOG robot unveiled, dares you to resist its LED-puppy dog eyes
06.17.12

i-SODOG robot unveiled, dares you to resist its LED-puppy dog eyes

Takara Tomy's i-SODOG might not be as intimidating as other robotic quadrupeds, but it sure is a c...

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03.28.11
Twimal the Twitter reader reads your tweets, looks adorable while doing so (video)
03.28.11

Twimal the Twitter reader reads your tweets, looks adorable while doing so (video)

If you fancy using Twitter as much as we do, you'll probably scream like a pre-teen when you lay yo...

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02.07.11
Takara Tomy's Ningen Gakki musical toy lets you smack your friends to the beat (video)
02.07.11

Takara Tomy's Ningen Gakki musical toy lets you smack your friends to the beat (video)

If you want to get your conductive body orchestra going, you no longer need 15 bikini models and a...

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09.07.10
Takara Tomy's toy camera shoots in 3D, costs as much as a grownup 2D camera
09.07.10

Takara Tomy's toy camera shoots in 3D, costs as much as a grownup 2D camera

Sure, we can't all afford the $500 Fujifilm is charging for the Finepix Real 3D W3, but that's no r...

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08.07.10
Takara Tomy Neckphones: wraparound pillow speaker, coming soon to a Skymall near you
08.07.10

Takara Tomy Neckphones: wraparound pillow speaker, coming soon to a Skymall near you

It may not have the same charm as the Flying Pasties, but Takara Tomy's Neckphones definitely have t...

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01.31.10
Inhabitat's Week in Green: turbines, rubber circuits, and cola-powered cars
01.31.10

Inhabitat's Week in Green: turbines, rubber circuits, and cola-powered cars

We're happy to introduce The Week in Green, a new item from our friends at Inhabitat. Each week they...

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