A total of 1,500 Pikachu will take over Yokohama’s streets for the annual Pikachu Outbreak festival. For its fifth anniversary this year, fans can also expect a longer day-to-night event, complete with special digital effects in line with this year’s theme “Science is Amazing.” Held from August 10 to 16, Pikachu Outbreak 2018 will include a slew of engaging activities for fans of all ages to take part in. The Pokémon Company has also released a new batch of special merch at Pokémon Center stores and Amazon Japan. The extensive lineup includes Pikachu and Eevee plushies, headbands, T-shirts, a tote bag, Eevee’s tail carabiner, towels, mini carabiners, splash-proof pouches and more. You can view more pictures of these products click here.
Source: Pokémon Daisuki Club