Leafeon Build-A-Bear plushie hands-on video

As a Grass-type fan (could you tell from the site name?), I felt compelled to make my first Build-A-Bear purchase when they released Leafeon last week. You can see it in the video I recorded below. The good, the bad and the ugly As a collector, the fact that the Leafeon is firm enough to … Read more

Pokémon 25th anniversary Red EP and Blue EP details

New music has been revealed for the P25 Music celebration commemorating the Pokémon franchise’s 25th anniversary. Details can be read in the press release below: Three new artists have joined Pokémon’s 25th anniversary celebration: Vince Staples, Cyn and ZHU. Staples and Cyn contribute exclusive new songs to Pokémon 25: The Red EP, which was released today. Available HERE, the EP also features Mabel’s song “Take It Home,” which was unveiled … Read more

Fans are going wild for a new Gengar cushion

Pokémon merchandise is usually pretty predictable, with stuffed animals and figures based off of the games or anime. But every once and awhile, something comes out of left field. Premium Bandai, creators of the Metapod sack, are back with something crazy: a Gengar cushion which houses a plush tongue that can be rolled out to … Read more

First impressions of Original Stitch’s Pokémon Masks

Original Stitch is best known for their premium Pokémon shirt lines, which feature robust customization options with over 251 unique fabrics. Due to the ongoing global pandemic, they have now also expanded into face masks using the same cloth designs, but currently only those of the first 151 Pokémon. Original Stitch was kind enough to … Read more

Premium life-like Poké Ball replica announced for collectors

The Pokémon Company has announced that in collaboration with The Wand Company they will be producing a line of life-like Poké Balls in 2021. The series will feature the Poké Ball, Great Ball, Ultra Ball, and Premier Ball in diecast form with proximity-sensing light effects. Working on such an iconic property as Pokémon is the … Read more

Pokémon Center Online expands to Canada!

Pokémon fans in the United States have been able to order official merchandise through the US Pokémon Center Japan, but our northern neighbors in Canada have had no such luck. That finally ends today with the debut of PokemonCenter.ca, a Canadian option for the site! We’ve included the press release below. Today, The Pokémon Company … Read more