You could say that's pretty big. You can say it's even as big as Pikachu really is, because, well, it is.

Japanese clothing chain Beams is offering a life-sized 6-kilogram (13.22-pound) stuffed Pikachu. I had no idea Pikachu was so damn heavy! However does Ash lug that creature around all the time?

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According to Beams, the size (40 cm high) and the weight (6 kg) are official, making this a perfect one-to-one scale Pikachu.

What's also interesting is that, as website Kai-You points out, this is the first-gen Pikachu. You know, the chubbier Pikachu. So the design is slightly different from the current, thinner Pikachu.

Priced at 18,360 yen (US$168), pre-orders for the plush have kicked off in Japan for a November release. It comes with an original tote bag, because first gen Pikachu is big and heavy.

【予約】ポケモン×BEAMS /  等身大同重量 1/1スケール ピカチュウ [Beams]

初代ポケモン版の等身大ピカチュウ、BEAMSでゲットだぜ! [Kai-You]

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