Pokémon the Series: XYZ

Nintendo Apply For VSTAR Trademark

Nintendo Co., Ltd., Creatures Inc., and Game Freak Inc. have applied for a new trademark in Japan using the English word VSTAR.

The application number for the trademark is 商願2020-138761 and uses the English word for VSTAR only. The filing date for the trademark was made on November 10th, 2020, and the application was published today in Japan (November 24th, 2020).

The trademark application is listed under the “Toy” category, with the products and services covered including “game equipment”, “board games”, “playing cards”, “toys”, and 20 more. Check back for the actual application once it’s been uploaded. Edit: and added!


VSTAR trademark
VSTAR trademark

Please note the lead image is just a generic Ash and Pikachu image from Pokémon the Series: XYZ and that no image was used in the actual application.