iPod Tamagotchi Thrills Half-Assed Pet Owners Everywhere

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While iPod Classic gaming doesn't have quite the excitement of iPhone/iPod touch software, the famous Tamagotchi virtual pet is finally making its way to the platform. In Tamagotchi: 'Round the World you can play with one of four animals through six minigames and three activities Sure, Tamagotchi is a few years late on the iPod scene, but for $4.99 you can relive the digital late 90s all over again without blasting Alanis Morissette and cozying up in a nice flannel. [Tamagotchi via TUAW]



I remember my Tamagotchi from the 90s. It was actually a Sabrina the Teenage Witch one. I kept killing it so I gave it to my girlfriend who also kept killing it so we gave up on it. Like a month later we hear a chirping sound and turns out that it was a Laissez-faire Tamagotchi 'cause without any interaction we "won" the game by having it live to be 100.