Gigantamax Pokémon Leaked

The December 2019 issue of CoroCoro Ichiban appears to leak Gigantamax Eevee, Pikachu, Meowth, and Charizard for Pokémon Sword / Shield. The magazine is out on 21 October in Japan. It’s unknown whether this will be part of the Pokémon news due later today. Post to be updated with official images once available. CoroCoro Ichiban cover added below.

Edit: see this post for official artwork and trailer.

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Pikamimi Trademark

Nintendo Co., Ltd., Creatures Inc., and Game Freak Inc. have applied for a ピカみみ (Pikamimi) trademark in Japan for goods and services. Pikamimi is the name of a line of Pikachu merchandising using the Pokémon’s ears such as the Hooded T-shirt above! Actual application added below. Thanks to J-PlatPat.

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Pokémon Happy Meals Announced

McDonald’s Japan Happy Set meals (Happy Meals) will see Pokémon toys from next week (28 June) with six toys in Pikachu, Mewtwo, and Poké Ball designs, and a free Pokémon sticker book at the weekend! Check out all six toys, the sticker book, packaging, and videos below…

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Nintendo Reselling Pokémon Let’s Go Bundles

Nintendo have announced they are reselling the Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu!/Eevee! Nintendo Switch bundles from today in Japan where they are priced at ¥41,018 each. Design images added below…

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Game Freak 30th Anniversary Pikachu

Artwork for Pikachu on the 30th anniversary of Game Freak taken from a huge feature from the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu. Order physical copies of the magazine here and use the code JPNINTENDO for $3 off!

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Pokémon Plastic Model Collection: Mewtwo & Mew & Pikachu Set

Bandai Spirits are releasing a Pokemon Plastic Model Collection: Mewtwo & Mew & Pikachu Set in late July which features Mewtwo, Mew, and Pikachu in a limited metallic color version. Preorder here and use the code JPNINTENDO for $3 off. More pictures added below…

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Pokémon Detective Pikachu Plushie

Cine Home are releasing the above Pokémon Plush: Big Detective Pikachu Movie Ver. on 31 May (see details of the San-ei Boeki version here). Preorder here and use the code JPNINTENDO for $3 off. More pictures added below…

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