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.
Bandai is bringing us what could possibly be one of the cutest plushes ever: a Pikachu PC Cushion that comes with an adorable little Pikachu plush and detachable armrest so you can use your computer in style and comfort. Hit the jump for a look at it!
Another year, another mass outbreak of Electric Type Pokémon: the "Pikachu Outbreak" is once again returning to besiege Yokohama in August of 2016, and this time (inexplicably) the annual celebrations will include a water theme. Hit the jump to learn more.
What would you do with 12,987 Pokémon cards? If you were UK artist Quentin Devine you'd put every single one to good use to create a massively impressive Pikachu mosaic. Coming in at 10 meters tall and 7 meters wide, this piece of modern art was unveiled in Paris, and it's a 20th anniversary celebration that's going to be difficult to top. More after the jump.
How long has it been since we heard about the game in which Pikachu is a talking detective? 2013? The sleuthing Pokémon's time has finally come, with Meitantei Pikachu: Shin Konbi Tanjyou (Great Detective Pikachu: The Birth of a New Duo) set to debut on Nintendo 3DS in Japan on February 3. Hit the jump for more.
Kitan Club, the makers of popular gashopon toys such as the "Cup no Fuchiko" series, is teaming up with The Pokémon Company to produce a series of Pikachu-themed mini-bedding sets in which customers can rest their smart phones. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Pokémon Company is offering a sneak peek at one of the unique, Kyoto-themed character goods that will be available at this location: the Maiko Han Pikachu, featuring a female Pikachu dressed in the make-up and clothing of an apprentice geisha. Hit the jump to learn more.