Banpresto – Upcoming March Releases

Hello everyone! This post will cover all the Banpresto Pokemon game center prizes for the month of March. The I Love Gangar (*internally raging*) line will officially start March 7th with the re-release of the high quality and… Read More

Merchandise Overview – February

February [Gacha] Sleepy Friends: Sun & Moon (Rowlet, Litten, Popplio, Rockruff, Pikachu) 2.1 [Pokemon Center] Vulpix Poncho Promotion [Pokemon Center Campaign] Sapporo Re-opening Part 2: Coaster + Art Card distribution starts 2.4 [Pokemon Center] March Monthly Pair Pikachu… Read More

Friday Pokemon Announcements – March Monthly Pair Pikachu + February Banpresto Prizes

Hello everyone! Tonight’s announcements were pretty sparse, so I’ll be including the Banpresto update for February as well. First up, the Monthly Pair Pikachu for March was officially announced on the Pokemon website. The theme for March is,… Read More

Banpresto – Upcoming January Releases

Hello everyone! I’m back with a new type of merchandise announcement post: Banpresto! In the past, I’ve quietly added these releases directly to the Monthly Overview posts, but I’m going to start creating posts like this once a… Read More

Friday Pokemon Announcements – Pass Case Hoodies + Pikachu Invasion + New Mega Poncho Plush + Summer Campaigns

The Pokemon Center has a semi bad history of piling a bunch of releases onto one day, creating pandemonium when there doesn’t necessarily need to be any. With a lot of Pokemon Center exclusive goods now getable from… Read More

UFO Catcher Adventures – Nebukuro Collection + Ditto Transform + Pokken Tournament

This post will cover all the Banpresto Pokemon releases from mid to late May. While the Nebukuro (sleeping bag) line of Pikachu plush is not new, these plush were the official start of the Banpresto prize line of… Read More

Merchandise Overview – June

6.4 [Pokemon Center] Pokemon With You Charms Vol 2 (Ash’s Greninja, Charizard, Flareon, Jirachi, Jolteon, Lucario, Sylveon, Vaporeon) [Pokemon Center] New Pokemon Center Exclusive Plush (Ampharos, Jigglypuff, Magearna, Poliwhirl) 6.7 [Banpresto] Pikachu Nebukuro Collection – Eevee Sleeping Bag… Read More

UFO Catcher Adventures – Kororin Friends Part 3 (Umbreon, Sylveon, Espeon) + Pokemonlife@picnic

The final batch of Kororin Friends Eeveelution plushies came out last week and they were just as cute as expected. This batch of Eeveelutions includes Sylveon, Umbreon, and Espeon. As with the other Koririn Friends plush, there were… Read More

UFO Catcher Adventures – Kororin Friends: Eevee Edition (Parts 1 + 2)

Kororin Friends is a fairly new UFO catcher prize series that features roundish bean-shaped plush in three different sizes that you can, in theory, stack on top of each other. Pokemon joined the Kororin Friends family back at… Read More

UFO Catcher Adventures – Kororin Friends + I Love Mew + Pokemon XY & Z

Three different Pokemon related prizes came out last Thursday (February 18th). Let’s start with the most anticipated out of the three: the first installment of the Kororin Friends series. This set includes Pikachu, Bulbasaur, Charmander, and Squirtle. I… Read More