Established WiZ CO., LTD. as a toy production company at Yamura Bldg.
2-33-1 Nihonbashi-hamacho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0007 Japan Established with a capital of 20 million yen.
WiZ introduces an original product “Daimeiro” and markets it through EPOCH COMPANY LTD.
Moves headquarters to Tonematsu Bldg., 2-33-8, Nihonbashi-ningyocho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0013 Japan
Markets the “Mr. Maric - Chomajutsu” series through BANDAI CO., LTD.
Moves headquarters to Daichu Bldg.13, 1-9-9, Nihonbashi-bakurocho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0002 Japan
Markets “Anpan-man Sui Sui Swimmer” through BANDAI CO., LTD.
Moves headquarters to Suzuka Bldg. 1-2-7, Nihonbashi-ningyocho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0013 Japan
Markets an original WiZ video game, “AUBIRD FORCE”, compatible with Sony's PlayStation through BANDAI CO., LTD.
Introduces “TAMAGOTCHI”, a “mobile electronic pet” game, which became a phenomenal runaway hit around the world.
WiZ attempts its first original TV program “Yoicocchi”, broadcast on the Fuji TV network.
Introduction of a hand-held electronic game series, “DIGITALMONSTER”, utilizing original animated characters.
Moves headquarters to Sumitomo Fudosan Hamacho Bldg., 3-42-3, Nihonbashi-hamacho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 103-0007 Japan
Establishes its subsidiary “WIZ (H.K.) LIMITED” in Hong Kong for the purpose of overseeing factory production operations in China.
Creates an animated series “DIGITALMONSTER” with character copyrights and begins to air it on the Fuji TV network as “DIGIMON ADVENTURE”.
Subsequently gains enormous popularity and establishes itself as a weekly series.
Provides the pre-set content, “Charamigo” service to DDI Cellular (current KDDI) mobile phone “D301SA (SANYO).”
Markets talking soft toys “PRIMOPUEL” series from BANDAI CO., LTD.
As a third party allotment, company capital increases to 81,560,000 Yen.
Provides the “Charamigo World” service, a site for EZweb linking with the pre-set content for the au mobile handset “C401SA (SANYO).”
Markets the “CRUSH GEAR” series from BANDAI CO., LTD.
Markets “ONE HAND PLAYER” through BANDAI CO., LTD.
Provides the “Shakariki Pet” service at the Panasonic maker site “P-SQUARE” for DoCoMo users
Markets the “Magical Spell Book” series (Fuji TV network “Konjiki no Gashubel”) from BANDAI CO., LTD.
Markets “Onmyotohjinki” through BANDAI CO., LTD.
Provides apri services of “Machiuke Yoko,” etc., with “The Teiban Game,” mobile phone site for EZweb users by NEC Corporation.
Markets “1/1 HEH BUTTON” used in the popular Fuji TV networked program “Trivia no Izumi.”
Provides apri services of “Shindan! Ego-ego Yoko,” etc. for the mobile phone site for EZweb users, “uranai ☆ shitemiru?,” by NEC Corporation.
As a first WiZ original toy for girls, markets “Card Commune” (ABC, TV Asahi network “PRETTY CURE”) through BANDAI CO., LTD.
Introduces “TAMAGOTCHI CONNECTION” from BANDAI CO., LTD.
Fuji TV network starts broadcasting an animation series “LEGENDZ: TALE OF THE DRAGON KINGS” (co-production).
Markets “TALISPOD” through BANDAI CO., LTD.
An animation series, “Onmyo Taisenki” (co-funding) is broadcast by the TV Tokyo network.
The PrimoPuel series marks its sales of over 1,000,000 units at the fifth anniversary of its launch.
Introduces “Syuku Ketai Kaitsu! TAMAGOTCHI Plus” from BANDAI CO., LTD.
Markets “HEARTFULCOMMUNE” (ABC, TV Asahi network “PRETTY CURE MAX HEART”) through BANDAI CO., LTD.
Markets “DIGIMON ACCEL” through BANDAI CO., LTD.
Its stock lists on the Jasdaq Securities Exchange.
Establishes its subsidiary “Creamery Milk Co., Ltd.” for the purpose of leveraging on its planning and development capability in the pet goods market.
Markets the “Cho Jinse Enjoy! TAMAGOTCHI Plus” from BANDAI CO., LTD.
Markets the “DIGITALMONSTER MINI” through BANDAI CO., LTD.
Starts broadcasting the TV animation program “ORIGAMI WARRIORS” (joint project) in Korea.
Concludes a business collaboration agreement on animation production with ASHI PRODUCTIONS CO., LTD.
Markets “MIXCOMMUNE” (ABC, TV Asahi network “PRETTY CURE Splash*Star”) from BANDAI CO., LTD.
Provides the “Vodafone live!” service offered by Vodafone (current SOFTBANK MOBILE) and the “Charamigo World” service offered by Yahoo Japan at “Yahoo!contentstore”.
Markets “DIGIVICE iC” (Fuji TV network “DIGIMON SAVERS”) through BANDAI CO., LTD.
Provides the “Ikusei Partners Charamigo” service that is the WiZ mobile phone site at “i-mode menu sites” offered by NTT DoCoMo, Inc.
Markets “Ura Jinse Enjoy! TAMAGOTCHI Plus” from BANDAI CO., LTD.
Markets “ORIGAMI WARS Starter Set” and “ORIGAMI WARS Booster Pack” from TOMY Company, Ltd.
Markets “Wan Wan Serepuu Soreyuke! Tetsunoshin Tetsunoshin no Osaifu” through TOMY Company, Ltd.
Concludes a business collaboration agreement with Gang Co., Ltd. that provides technical support for product planning, development and production of toys and miscellaneous goods.
Changes “epics Inc.” that undertakes commissioned game production business and software development into a special subsidiary.
Changes “ASHI PRODUCTIONS CO., LTD.” that undertakes animation production and copyright management into a special subsidiary.
Markets “CRYSTALCOMMUNE” and “SPLASHCOMMUNE” (ABC, TV Asahi network “PRETTY CURE Splash*Star”) from BANDAI CO., LTD.