Head's up, Pokémon trainers! The city of Yokohama is bracing for another invasion of Electric Type Pokémon with the 2018 "Pikachu Outbreak", a week long event in which some 1500 performers clad in Pikachu mascot costumes take over the Minato Mirai district. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Pokémon Company and the city of Yokohama are once again teaming up for a "Pikachu Outbreak", and this time the annual event will feature some 1500 costumed Pikachu on the march, an increase of 50% from last year. Hit the jump to learn more.
Why did a slowly deflating Pikachu get mobbed by half a dozen men in black? Don't worry, he's not being dragged off to be turned into candy. A closer look via a second video shows what's really going on, and just how quick event staff and security were. Hit the jump to see what really happened!
If you purchased one of the Pikachu charging banks from The Pokemon Company, you might be dealing with an issue with your bank, particularly the fact that while using it the batteries may be becoming hot and generating smoke. That’s a surefire sign you don’t want to use it anymore, no matter how cute the bank is! Hit the jump for more details!
If you live in Japan and have a copy of Pokemon Sun or Pokemon Moon, you might want to go see the new Pokemon film for a code for an amazing new Pikachu! Hit the jump for more details!
Pikachu is as popular as ever -- so popular, there will be a second line of Putitto cup-clingers featuring the shocking Pokémon. The new line features five figures plus a secret figure, and goes on sale later this month. Get a preview after the jump!
This giant Pikachu, seen in a Japanese Pokémon Center is absolutely adorable. In the clip you can hear a woman saying that Pikachu is going to use denko sekka (“Quick Attack”). It’s super effective!
Let Pikachu help you save money in his cute new Itazura Bank! Made by the same company that produces the popular coin-swiping cats, this little Pokémon device will store up to 40 500-yen coins and is available for purchase worldwide. Hit the jump to find out more!
There are very few shoes I get excited over save for the Iron Fist line of flats, but I've got to have these Pikachu flats and heels from Esperanza. They're so colorful and amazing, I want a pair in every color, especially the allover Pikachu print. Hit the jump to see how sweet they are!
The annual Pikachu Outbreak event has struck Japan’s again, resulting in a swarm of yellow dancing furry creatures running amok in Tokyo’s Yokohama area. Watch a video report on the mayhem after the jump!
Pikachu will finally have a chance to flex his musical talents, because thanks to the Pokémon Character Song Project, beginning on August 04, 2016, the new ending theme for Pokémon: XY & Z will be "Pikachu no Uta" ("Pikachu's Song"). Hit the jump to learn more pika pika.