Friday Pokemon Announcements – Pikachu’s Closet + Zeraora Plush & Movie Hype

Friday Pokemon Announcements – Pikachu’s Closet + Zeraora Plush & Movie Hype

Hello everyone!

Today’s Pokemon Announcements were a little lackluster but we do have one exciting piece of news.

First up – a new clothing set from Pikachu’s Closet!

This spring set features an adorable Ledyba hoodie and matching Cutiefly purse. The clothing set will go on sale at all Pokemon Centers and Stores in Japan starting April 25th (Wednesday) and will cost 3,780 yen after tax.

Hype for the 2018 Pokemon Summer movie starts May 3rd (Thursday) at all Pokemon Centers and Stores in Japan.

Along with a bunch of miscellaneous stationary and other smaller items, there will also be two acrylic charms (Zeraora and Lugia), a new Pokedex Zeraora metal charm, and the most exciting news of all… the first official Zeraora plush!

Merchandise Line-Up

Zeraora Plush – 3,024 yen
Pokedex Zeraora Metal Charm – 195 yen
Die-cut Acrylic Charm (Zeraora / Lugia) – 648 yen each

A4 Clearfile – 260 yen
PET Stickers – 540 yen
Notebook – 184 yen
Pencil Board – 270 yen
Set of 12 Pencils (2B / B) – 745 yen each
Eraser – 162 yen
Foldable Ruler – 324 yen
Dice Bag – 648 yen
Handkerchief – 367 yen
Petit Towel – 410 yen
Wallet – 1,512 yen
T-Shirt (Children’s Size) – 2,700 yen

As part of the Pokemon Center’s 20th Anniversary celebrations, a special 20th Anniversary designed box will be used for all orders made through the Pokemon Center’s On-Line store starting April 25th (Wednesday). Available while supplies last, so if you want one, make sure you order sooner rather than later!

Thanks for reading and until next time~

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Pikachu’s Closet
Everyone’s Story Movie Merch
Pokemon Center On-Line Campaign

Friday Pokemon Announcements – Fuzzy Pokemon Center Plush + Ditto Gacha Part 6 + Pokemon Oedo Part 2

Friday Pokemon Announcements – Fuzzy Pokemon Center Plush + Ditto Gacha Part 6 + Pokemon Oedo Part 2

Hello everyone!

We finally have news on the fuzzy Eevee plush that was teased two weeks ago!

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These two extra fuzzy and extra huggable plush are practically life size.

Each plush will cost 4,860 yen after tax and will go on sale at all Pokemon Centers in Japan starting April 25th (Wednesday).

The Ditto Transform series returns in gacha form with a brand new set of figures!

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As with most gacha sets, there will be 5 figures in total: Alolan Vulpix, Absol, Whimsicott, Electrode, and Shaymin.

This set will go on sale exclusively through Pokemon Centers in Japan starting April 25th (Wednesday). Each play costs 300 yen.

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The Itami Airport Pokemon Store will open in the Osaka International Airport on April 18th (Wednesday).

The store will sell Pikachu Pilot and Flight Attendant plush and mascot plush exclusive to the airport.

Each plush will cost 1,728 yen after tax.
Each mascot plush will cost 972 yen after tax.

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Last but not least, the Pokemon Oedo series will return April 25th (Wednesday) with some new candy and snacks. These items will be sold exclusively through the Tokyo DX Pokemon Center and the official Japanese Pokemon Center On-Line Store.

2-Can Candy Set (Umeboshi / Kuro) – 1,188 yen
2-Can Candy Set (Matcha / Vanilla Milk) – 1,188 yen
Nori Chips (Plum / Sesame) – 756 yen each

That wraps up tonight’s Pokemon Center news!

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Fuzzy Pokemon Center Plush
Ditto Transform Gacha Part 6
Osaka Airport Store
Pokemon Oedo Part 2

Friday Pokemon Center Announcements – Tokyo DX Gacha Set + Ultra Beast Metal Charms + Pokemon Center 20th Anniversary

Hello everyone!

No news on the mysterious Eevee sitting plush but we do finally have information on the first part of the Pokemon Center’s 20th Anniversary celebrations, along with two smaller announcements, so it wasn’t all bad.

First up…a new gacha figure set!

The Tokyo DX Pokemon Center dress-up Pikachus return as gachapon figures. This set of figures will go on sale at all Pokemon Centers around Japan starting April 25th (Wednesday).

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There are 7 figures in total with no secrets. Each gacha play will cost 300 yen.

The Pokedex Metal Charm series returns April 14th (Saturday) with four new charms!

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Charms and prices are as follows:

Poipole/Naganadel – 378 yen
Stakataka – 194 yen
Blacephalon – 194 yen

Last and certainly not least, Pokemon Centers all over Japan will be celebrating the 20th anniversary of the existence of the Pokemon Center starting April 25th (Wednesday).
Along with a couple shopping campaigns, there will of course also be a bunch of exclusive merchandise, which is advertised as being Part 1 so more to follow!

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Pikachu & Shaymin Pair Plush – 2,808 yen
Calendar – 3,780 yen
A4 3-Pocket Clearfile – 388 yen
(Not pictured) Sticky Note Set – 756 yen
A5 Ring Notebook – 702 yen
Decoration Tape Set – 756 yen
Stickers – 648 yen

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Pass Case – 1,728 yen
Pen Pouch – 1,620 yen
Key Holder – 972 yen
Hand Towel – 540 yen
Mini Bath Towel – 2,160 yen
Pokemon TCG Deck Case & Card Sleeve Set – 1,080 yen

Logo Pin – 756 yen

Cookie Tin w/ Cookie Assortment – 1,620 yen
Mug w/ Box – 1,512 yen

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*Pokemon Center Online Exclusive* Premium Stamp Set – 7,020 yen

This premium stamp set comes with 10 Pokemon stamps and a collection of Pokemon Center promotional artwork over 20 years and various Pokemon Centers. Truly a collectors item!

That wraps up this week’s Pokemon Center merchandise announcements.

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Tokyo DX Pokemon Figure Collection
Pokedex Metal Charms
Pokemon Center 20th Anniversary
Pokemon Center 20th Anniversary – Daisuki Club

Merchandise Overview – April

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[Gacha] Pokemon Tsumande-Tsunagete (Pikachu, Snorlax, Magikarp, Pichu, Meowth)

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[Banpresto] Tsuretette Plush – Large Plush (Pichu, Cubone)
[Banpresto] Pokemon Life With Pikachu – Large Plush (Pikachu x 2 Designs)
[Banpresto] Pokemon Sun & Moon – Large Plush (Poipole)

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[TCG] “Dragon Storm” Booster Pack

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[Pokemon Center] Lapras Journeys (Card Sleeves)

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[Re-Ment] Collect & Stack! Pokemon Forest (Teddiursa, Rowlet, Pikachu, Cerebi, Pichu, Bulbasaur, Bellossom, Pidgeot)

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[Banpresto] Korotto Manmaru – Large Plush (Raichu, Ampharos, Voltorb)
[Banpresto] Pokemon Life With Pikachu – Plush Tissue Case (2 Designs)

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[Pokemon Center] Lapras Journeys
[Pokemon Center] Pokemon Center Dex Metal Charms (Poipole/Naganadel, Stakataka, Blacephalon)

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[Re-Ment] Pokemon Tea Time Set
[Re-Ment] Hide-and-Seek Desk Figures (Magikarp, Psyduck, Squirtle, Butterfree, Caterpie, Dugtrio, Pikachu, Bulbasaur, Vulpix)

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[Banpresto] Tsuretette Plush (Pikachu, Charmander, Squirtle, Bulbasaur)

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[Pokemon Store] Itami Airport Store Opening

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[Takara Tomy] Talky Pikachu Plush

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[Banpresto] Kororin Friends – Large Plush (Jolteon, Sylveon)
[Banpresto] Kororin Friends – Large Plush (Flareon, Vaporeon)
[Banpresto] Pokemon Sun & Moon Extra Large Plush – Magnemite
[Pokemon Kids] Pokemon Sun & Moon – Ultra Guardians (Xurkitree, Blacephalon, Buzzwole, Eevee, Alola Marowak, Drampa, Bewear)

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[Pokemon Center] Pokemon Center 20th Anniversary
[Pokemon Center] Almost Life-Size Fuzzy Plush (Pikachu, Eevee)
[Pokemon Center] Tokyo DX Pokemon Center Gacha Figures
[Pokemon Center] Ditto Transform Gacha Figures Part 6 (Alola Vulpix, Electrode, Shaymin, Absol, Whimsicott)
[Pokemon Center] Pokemon Oedo Part 2
[Pokemon Center] Pikachu’s Closet – Spring Clothing Set
[Pokemon Center On-Line] 20th Anniversary Campaign starts
[Ensky] Pokemon Paper Theater – Eeveelutions

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[Banpresto] Pokemon Sun & Moon – Extra Large Plush (Snorlax)

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[Ichiban-Kuji] Pokemon Research – Dedenne
[MonColle] Legendary Bird Set (Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres)

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[Re-Ment] Pokemon Doll Figures

Friday Pokemon Announcements – Lapras & Pikachu Journeys

Friday Pokemon Announcements – Lapras & Pikachu Journeys

Hello everyone~

This week’s Pokemon merch news gave us one main announcement, but it’s super adorable so it’s okay!

Lapras & Pikachu Journeys!

The theme for this promotion is Pikachu and Lapras going on adventures together all over the Pokemon world, meeting new friends, buying souvenirs, and just having a grand old time.

Most of the items for this promo will go on sale at all Pokemon Centers and Stores in Japan starting April 14th (Saturday) but a special set of card sleeves will go on sale one week early on April 7th (Saturday).

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Plush – 3,024 yen
Mascot Plush – 1,620 yen
Plush Tissue Box Cover – 2,376 yen
Pouch – 1,728 yen
Drinking Glass – 1,080 yen

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Stickers – 486 yen
Face Towel – 1,080 yen
Keychain Charm – 1,080 yen
Hand Mirror – 1,296 yen
Hoop Earrings – 864 yen

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A4 Clearfile – 260 yen
Stationary w/ Box – 972 yen
Floating Pen – 864 yen
Deco Tape – 648 yen
B6 Ringed Notebook – 648 yen
Hand Towel – 540 yen
Hard Shell Case for iPhone (8/7/6s/6 | Blue / Pink) – 2,376 yen each
Thermos – 1,512 yen

Card Sleeves – 777 yen

That wraps up this week’s Pokemon Center announcements!

There are a bunch of releases for tomorrow (March 24th) at Pokemon Centers in Japan, including Easter, Ultra Beasts, Pokemon Center exclusive plush, and some surprise items (a mini Poipole promo and new Pokemon Center socks). I’ll have more information on these releases up as soon as I can.

Until next time~

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Lapras & Pikachu Journeys

Friday Pokemon Announcements – Pikachu’s Closet + All-Star Collection

Friday Pokemon Announcements – Pikachu’s Closet + All-Star Collection

Hello everyone!

This week’s announcements were pretty low-key.

Pikachu’s Closet returns to Pokemon Centers with a brand new clothing set.

The Easter Clothing Set features cute overalls, shirt, hat, and tiny Torchic Easter egg. Perfect to dress Pikachu up in for Easter brunch!

The clothing set will cost 3,456 yen after tax and will go on sale March 31st (Saturday) at all Pokemon Centers and Stores in Japan.

Images and pre-orders for the next San-ei Pokemon All-Star series of plush have surfaced on Amazon!

This set, which should go on sale around July 5th 2018 (Thursday) includes 11 Pokemon: Venusaur, Blastoise, Charizard, Growlithe, Azumarill, Petilil, Swirlix, Pachirisu, Teddiursa, Magikarp, and Dratini.

Prices are as follows.

1,720 yen
Magikarp, Petilil, Dratini, Teddiursa, Gulpin (not pictured)

1,944 yen
Growlithe, Swirlix, Pachirisu, Azumarill

2,808 yen
Venusaur, Blastoise, Charizard

There will also be a set of plush pouches with tail zippers on the back. These pouches should also go on sale in Japan starting around July 5th 2018 (Thursday).

The set will include: Pikachu, Mimikyu, Slowpoke, Caterpie, Eevee, and Wobbuffet.

Each pouch will cost 2,160 yen after tax.

Also of note is a new Re-ment figure set coming out April 9th, 2018 (Monday).

The set has 8 figures in total. Each figure comes with a Pokemon and a part of a tree plus stump. Collecting all 8 figures will let you build the entire tree with all the woodland Pokemon for a cute diorama.

The Pokemon in this set include: Pikachu, Rowlet, Oddish & Bulbasaur, Elekid & Bellossom, Teddiursa, Pichu, Pideot, and Cerebi.

That wraps up today’s Pokemon Merchandise Announcements!

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Pikachu’s Closet
Pokemon Forest