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toio facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
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Manufacturer Sony Interactive Entertainment
Type Video game console
Generation Eighth
Release date
  • JP March 20, 2019 (2019-03-20)
Introductory price JP¥16,980
Storage Flash memory
Input toio ring:
Connectivity Bluetooth

toio is an educational video game console developed by Sony Interactive Entertainment. It consists of two miniature robots, a docking station with a monochrome display, a cartridge port to load software onto, and two controllers. After shipping to crowdfunding backers in January 2018, the platform was released across Japan in March 2019.


Alongside the hardware itself, Sony has released a variety of themed kits that include game cartridges, additional toys for the robots and books with activities.

Game title Release Date
toio collection March 20, 2019
Papercraft Creatures - Gesundroid
GoGo Robot Programming
toio drive November 14, 2019
~More Fun For Everyone~ toio collection Expansion Pack December 5, 2019
Picotons September 10, 2020
The Phantom Thief and the Demon King's Museum November 19, 2020