Detective Pikachu

Detective Pikachu Coming to the West, Releases March 23

Don’t judge a Pokémon by their cuteness

The Pokémon Company announced today the western release of Detective Pikachu, along with a special amiibo of the sleuthing Pokémon. The spin-off will release in the west on March 23, along with the amiibo. Japan is also getting a physical copy of the game on the same day.


Detective Pikachu

The company also released a new English trailer, featuring the new voice of Pikachu, and no, it’s not Danny Devito.

Also, here’s a comparison of the two Pikachu amiibo:

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James Peterson

An aspiring digital journalist, James loves Nintendo and Japanese culture. He spent eight years in Japan studying the language and learning about the culture, if not goofing around in Tokyo. Zelda, Pokémon, and Xenoblade are some of his favorite franchises to play.