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The new Dragon Ball game is powered by Google’s cloud

Bandai Namco Entertainment announced the latest entrant in its series of Dragon Ball games this week. Dragon Ball Legends is a player versus player (PvP) mobile game that has players from all over the

My Tamagotchi Forever brings the 90s to your smartphone

We had all but forgotten about Tamagotchis. But those attention-starved little creatures are coming back. Today, My Tamagotchi Forever launches on Google Play and the App Store. For those of you who d

Europe opens antitrust geo-blocking probe into Valve, others

European antitrust regulators have opened an investigation into the Steam games distribution platform operator, Valve, and five PC games publishers to determine whether geo-blocking agreements between

Rilakkuma: Ultra-mobile, ultra-cute tablet PC

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/03/rilakkuma_1-620x465.jpg" /> <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/02/25/rilakkuma-edition-casio-unveils-ultra-cute-exilim/">First a Ca

Bandai Japan sells beer shampoo

Bandai Japan today announced it will start selling beer shampoo (in beer bottles) December 1st [JP]. It’s about time somebody came up with this. The company is promoting the shampoo as part of i

Meet the miniBee, the world's smallest remote-controlled helicopter

Japanese toy maker CCP plans to sell the miniBee this week in Nippon [JP], a remote-controlled micro helicopter. The company claims that at a length of 10cm, the toy is the world’s smallest of i

Ultra-cute: Meet Bandai's new Baby Animal robots

They are little pandas, ice bears, tigers and lions and they all are Japan’s newest toy robots. CCP, the company behind the so-called Baby Animals [JP], is part of the Bandai Namco Group, meanin

U-Diver: Bandai Japan's remote-controlled micro submarine

Japanese toy maker CCP has announced the U-Diver, its remote-controlled micro submarine, will be sold in Japan starting at the beginning of next month. CCP isn’t really an international company

Japan: PSP-3000 gets a date and final price, bundles announced

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan announced today the PSP-3000 will be available on the Japanese market on October 16th for $180. The new PSP will initially come in three different colors (piano black