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I had a Tamagotchi as well but I think that thing died really quick.
I remember my sister had a Tamagotchi and our family had to feed it while she was at summer camp.
Furby and Tamagotchi Return for the Holidays: Makers of the classic '90s toys announced a revival this holiday season.Kanye West Ditches Nike for Adidas; H&M Promises Living Wages to Suppliers|The Fashion Beast Team|November 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Might Fine, a Los Angeles-based T-shirt company, has teamed up with Tamagotchi creators Bandai to develop the collection.Scarlett Johansson Gets Engaged; Nineties Toy Tomagotchi Gets a Clothing Line|The Fashion Beast Team|September 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
All this roboparenting reminds me of that Japanese digital keychain pet called Tamagotchi.