Happyburgertchi (ハッピーバーガーっち Happībāgātchi), formerly known as Makdotchi/McDotchi (マクドっち Makudotchi), is a character that debuted in the Tamagotchi Original Animations.
Happyburgertchi's body resembles a large cheeseburger, with two large, brown eyes and sesame seed freckles on the top bun. He has two small, yellow arms and round, yellow feet. He wears a round, red hat. Prior to his design change, the hat had the McDonald's logo on it.
Happyburgertchi manages a burger restaurant at Tama Street. He is passionate and dedicated to burgers; when his passion runs high, the cheese on his body starts to melt. Even though he himself resembles a burger, they are also his favorite food to eat.
On Virtual Pets
Happyburgertchi appears when a Special McDonald's code is entered, when a Special McDonald's item is used, and in the downloadable game "Build a Burger".
Happyburgertchi appears when visiting Food Town, taking about the different kinds of restaurants and his favorite foods. Happyburgertchi cannot be befriended or married.
In the Anime
Tamagotchi Original Animations
Happyburgertchi appeared in the first episode, Helping in McDonalds!, where he is seen running the McDonald's restaurant at Celebria alone. Mametchi, Memetchi, Kuchipatchi and Violetchi all volunteer to help him run the restaurant. At the end of the day, he shows them his gratitude by giving them all a free meal.
Happyburgertchi appeared in the first episode, Get Ready! The Big Race on Tama Street, monitoring the burger-making competition.
- Happyburgertchi was formerly known as "Makdotchi", and was created as part of a promotional tie-in with McDonald's, which was distributing Tamagotchi-themed Happy Meal toys. Following the end of the tie-in deal, Makdotchi was renamed, the McDonald's logo was removed from his hat, and the restaurant in Celebria was modified.