‘Rocobo’ – a moody person’s robot pet

Rocobo robot pet

“Rocobo” — a new pet robot from Tomy Corporation will be invading your desktop soon.

As described in Amazon Japan it will go on sale next August for 1,344yen ($10.86 USD). Advertised as “the moody person’s robot,” the Rocobo reacts to how you treat it—It will shake its body, and flap its arms if you yell at it. Conversely, the Rocobo will glad if you stroke or treat it nicely and will sing a song to you, tell your fortune, smile on its LCD screen or flap its ears.
Annoyingly cute, heh?

Rocobo robot pet

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6 thoughts on “‘Rocobo’ – a moody person’s robot pet”

  1. lisa Says:
    those are great! and a bargain. i must have one.

    Can I take it that you already talk to your computer a lot and you want something more responsive, ha, ha?

  2. can I get it ? its just soooo cute!! howmuch it is in malaysian ringgit??

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