If you have a chance to visit toy stores in Tokyo area, you will be enthralled by varied kinds of mini yet multi-functional electronic toys. Due to its small size and convenience, it has become a popular souvenirs among many foreigners. In this episode, we would like to introduce you to various high technology electronic toys.
On the 1st floor of Yamashiroya store is filled with interesting, mini-sized toys
Continued from the previous episode, we are still at Yamashiroya Drug Store located in front of Ueno Station. Now, the topic will be on high technology in mini size.
Recently, Infrared helicopter (Mosquito Edge) has become another main products for room decorations. Mosquito Edge has the same size as the tip of your finger. It is composed of system with highly accurate Gyroscope and 3ch controlling function that allows movements such as flying up and down, moving back and forth, and even floating in the air at every direction. Due to these special capabilities, the product has gained high popularity. Moreover, the mini-size that enables them to fly exquisitely has made it looks like the cool equipment used by secret agent in movie. The control function also attracts many boy ' s attention.
One of the products that people who holds interest in robot, especially boys, should not miss. Samurai Borg is 10-centimeter tall samurai fighter robot controlled by infrared frequency. This robot`s weapon is samurai sword. Furthermore, the controller also features samurai sword-like shape. One thing that should beware of is that while handling the controller, it is not recommended to excessively swing the sword rapidly. Apart from that, there is a secret and deadly fighting technique in which it may let you absorb more Bushido feeling.
You can create a fight between two robots by controlling it or you may also set an automatic fighting system. This product is recommended for children with 6 years or older, especially for people who likes samurai-related toys. A product that can make you feel the excitement within samurai.
Nowadays, there is a new technology that has been gaining its fame from all over the world called Projection Mapping. The Hakovision feature is to project the building into the size of a human hand.
The technique is to put the figure or building model into the box and operate the projection from smart phone. When the projection starts to function, the picture will be a little bit blurred then the picture will slightly turns into a lively building with slow transformation of its shape. The price is also reasonable as a souvenir.
The Dragon Ball RC car allows you to control the character from distance with infrared frequency-based function. It has always been popular among many kids. We have written many articles on various characters, now we would like to present you about this Gacha Gacha RC Car with the special feature of a capsule holding both character and controller in one small pack. This has made the product conveniently portable, allowing you to take it with you wherever you go.
The controller, which is part of the capsule's lid, hold two controlling buttons with one for moving forward and another for moving backward. The products come in various forms and shapes with different functions. Yamashiroya store, however, offers you characters from the famous Dragon Ball. Moreover, the store also provides the famous vehicles' models from the manga. This electronic toy can be considered as one of the best offers that cartoon fans would not want to miss the chance to add these toys into their collection set.
You can find these kinds of toys available in Japan. Since the old days, highly functional yet conveniently small-in-sized toys has been widely set as the toy standard in Japan. Hence, don't forget to check it out here in Japan!, especially if you are the characters' fan.
＊The shown price has included tax.
＊All the reviewed products are the products that are on the market at the time we conduct a research. There is a possibility that it might be out of stock on your visit to the store.
Tokyo Taito Ueno6－14－6 Tel：03-3831-2320 Opening hour : 10:00-21:30 Holiday：New Year`s Day
Access：JR Ueno Station、from Hirokoji Exit 1 Min. For Tokyo Metro Ueno Station from 5a,5b Exit 1 min