If you know us at all, our obsession with all things’90s shouldn’t come as a shocker (recent proof: our debate over Troll Doll earrings, our love of Babysitter’s Club fashion, and, everything relating to Full House…duh).
But when it comes to the Tamagotchi making a comeback? Now that’s just crazy talk.
According to NPR, the weird electronic mousey pet is indeed resurfacing, only this time the already virtual pet is getting even more virtualized: It’s now an app.
Aside from now being in color, the app is pretty much exactly like it was back when it hung from a zipper on your Kipling backpack. It still needs food, it’s still annoying, and it still dies. But it’s also still kind of amazing. Get it here! –ALI HOFFMAN