The Pokémon Company has confirmed that the official Pokémon 25th Anniversary celebration will kick off in 2021. It will consist of a very special celebration that all fans can look forward to. Read on below to learn more:
Pokémon Teases Upcoming 25th Anniversary Celebrations
November 27, 2020—The Pokémon Company International teased its upcoming 25th anniversary celebration for the Pokémon brand during the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®. A troupe of Pikachu danced to the original and iconic Pokémon theme song in New York’s Herald Square. The electrifying performance ended with Pokémon Trainers unfurling a massive banner revealing the official logo for the celebration. This year also marked the 20th consecutive year in which a giant Pikachu balloon floated among Manhattan skyscrapers and delighted fans during the Parade. The Pokémon Company International invites fans around the world to stay tuned for more information about the very special upcoming celebration of Pokémon’s 25th anniversary in 2021.
A Peek at the Pokémon 25th Anniversary in the 2020 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
A special appearance featuring dancing Pikachu revealed the 25th Anniversary logo ahead of next year’s celebration.
The famous Pikachu soared among the skyscrapers of Manhattan in the 2020 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade! The iconic Pokémon appeared holding a snowman Pikachu and wearing a scarf in preparation for the cold weather. A special troupe of dancing Pikachu accompanied the balloon, revealing the logo for the Pokémon 25th Anniversary celebration coming in 2021.
Held in New York City on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, this was the 20th consecutive time that the Pikachu balloon has proudly taken its place in this prestigious parade.
Have a happy holiday season and look forward to more exciting news about the Pokémon 25th Anniversary here on Pokemon.com.