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

UFO Catcher Adventures – I Love Mew + Nebukuro Collection

“Miki, you said you were going to give us an update on the newest I Love Mew plush like two days ago. What happened!” Basically, Its’Demo happened. I will cover the Its’Demo Pikachu Plush Stocking Crisis and Necklaces:… Read More

Friday Pokemon Announcements – Kyoto Pokemon Center + PokeKyun Collection + Monthly Pikachu + Banpresto

Today’s announcements brought us a mix of information we already knew and a couple items we did not. Starting off with semi-old news, the Monthly Pikachu series that started in February of 2015 is drawing to a close,… Read More

UFO Catcher Adventures – I Love Mew Part 1

Today was the official start of the I Love Mew series with the release of the larger (roughly 10 inches tall) and incredibly soft sitting Mew plush! Some people might be saying, “But wasn’t this plush already released… Read More