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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Favourite Videogame Characters*

  1. Kirby (Kirby) – 111
  2. Link (The Legend of Zelda) – 90
  3. Pikachu (Pokémon) – 81
  4. Mario (Super Mario)
  5. Sans (UNDERTALE)
  6. Luigi (Super Mario)
  7. Isabelle (Animal Crossing)
  8. Meta Knight (Kirby)
  9. Chrom (Fire Emblem)
  10. Eevee (Pokémon)
  11. Zelda (The Legend of Zelda)
  12. Inkling (Splatoon)
  13. Waddle Dee (Kirby)
  14. Yoshi (Super Mario)
  15. Magolor (Kirby)
  16. Samus Aran (Metroid)
  17. Frisk (UNDERTALE)
  18. Corrin (Fire Emblem)
  19. Papyrus (UNDERTALE)
  20. Pit (Kid Icarus)

* as popular with the readers of Nintendo DREAM magazine, and taken from the May 2019 issue. Only the first three characters have their points revealed. You can buy physical copies of Nintendo DREAM here – use the code JPNINTENDO for $3 off!

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Pokémon Spirits Coming To Smash

From 14 December, if you have play data of Pokémon Let’s Go Pikachu/Eevee on your Nintendo Switch, you’ll automatically unlock a Partner Pikachu or Partner Eevee Spirit for Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (corresponding to which version of the game you have)! Both will also be added to the game at a future date by completing challenges.

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