February 4, 2021

Tamagotchi Leak?

Back on January 24th a listing appeared on Amazon UK, Spain and Italy for the preorder of a Tamagotchi Pix with a launch date of August 2021. The preorders were later disabled, but the listing is still present on Amazon UK:

The basic details of this device were originally leaked in a Facebook post on September 2020 which had the following:

You can find a nice compilation of everything we know so far about the device on the Tama Wiki: https://tamagotchi.fandom.com/wiki/Tamagotchi_Pix

Along with the community hype for a new color Tamagotchi, there are also concerns about the images provided. The box looks to be an exact replica of the Japanese Tamagotchi iD, and the box art & faceplate designs are jarringly basic compared to previous versions. It's possible this rough look is just an early promo concept not ready for public release.

Below I've included screenshots from the listing, and another compilation of the various shells from a listing that was removed.