VaiKai Time Assistant

industrial design, product design, UX, interaction design, Internet of Toys, branding, research, usability validation

The Time Assistant generation of the VaiKai doll is like a modern Tamagotchi. A life-like little creature to watch for is also caring for a child’s time, helping her build healthy habits, a sense of time, and stay in focus.  Here is how it works:

The daily schedule can be set up on the accompanying VaiKai App:

Wake-up Time:

Focus Time:

Bed Time:

Dolls are reacting in different gestures with a range of cute, funny sounds, giving opportunities for storytelling and imaginative play:

Year’s season is also celebrated with VaiKai Time Assistant:

We produced a self-financed limited batch of hundred pieces and sold them to our VaiKai newsletter subscribers as a pilot product in four different color versions: