The Pokémon Company is celebrating 20 years of Pokémon, and as recently promised, a Super Bowl ad is part of this year's stacked festivities. A 30-second cut of the ad will air during the third quarter of Super Bowl 50 on February 7, but you can go ahead and see the extended version posted to the official website after the jump.
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.
The Pokémon Company has announced that Pokémon Center Kyoto, a new store designed to fulfill all of its customers' Pokémon-related needs, will be opening in March of 2016. Hit the jump to learn more.
Following right behind the CoroCoro Comic reveal of Mewtwo, Garchomp, and Braixen, Bandai Namco announced an especially unlikely playable addition to the Pokkén Tournament lineup. After a sly tease, the latest Pokémon was revealed as Chandelure. We'll see Chandelure in trailer form later this month, so for now you just get the image after the jump.
Pokémon brawler Pokkén Tournament is on the way to Wii U pretty soon, and it's bringing at least three more Pocket Monsters along for the port. The latest issue of CoroCoro Comic revealed the addition of Mewtwo, Garchomp, and Braixen. More after the jump.