Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire Get Official Cafe

People are coming up with some, uh, creative uses for Amiibos. Andrew K managed to stuff the technology powering his Pikachu Amiibo into a Pokémon Yellow cartridge. Not only does the Pokémon Yellow cartridge act as a novel Amiibo, the cartridge still works in a Game Boy Color! » 1/07/15 4:12pm 1/07/15 4:12pm

Capture Pokémon In A Totally New Way On The Oculus Rift

Forget about pressing buttons. In this fan-made Pokémon demo, you get to actually pick up the Pokeball with your hand, and throw it at the Pokemon you want to capture. Whoa. » 12/03/14 6:30pm 12/03/14 6:30pm

The Official Pikachu Maid Costume

Considering how popular maid cafes are in Tokyo's gaming district, it shouldn't be a surprise that the Pikachu Cafe got a maid outfit of its own—temporarily, at least! » 8/18/14 5:30am 8/18/14 5:30am

A Flock Of Pikachu Is What Heaven Looks Like

If you happened to be in Yokohama yesterday, then you might have noticed something incredibly adorable: a small "outbreak" of real-life Pikachu roaming around, being all cute. » 8/02/14 7:49pm 8/02/14 7:49pm

Oh Hey, It's Inflatable Pikachu Vagina

Ages ago, a particular Pikachu bouncy house was noticed in Japan. The entrance looked like, for lack of a better word, a Pikachu vagina. Earlier today, it was reported that the "giant Pikachu" was once again making an appearance. Eager folks, climb right on in! » 7/22/14 5:40am 7/22/14 5:40am

What Pikachu Food Really Looks Like

This weekend in Tokyo, the Pikachu the Movie XY Exhibit opened in Roppongi Hills along with the Pikachu Cafe. Visitors got a hands-on look at the Pokémon movies as well as a chance to scarf down Pikachu burgers. Let's have a look at the festivities! » 7/21/14 5:00am 7/21/14 5:00am

Japan's Pikachu Cafe Serves Pikachu Burgers and More

Japan already has loads of Pikachu- and Pokémon-themed products, whether that's soft drinks, candy, or even curry. But typically, those simply have a Pocket Monster slapped on the labelling. The official Pikachu Cafe is a tad different. » 7/15/14 4:30am 7/15/14 4:30am

Highlight Reel: This Weekend's Must-See Gaming Moments

Today's gaming highlights: Some of the best moments from the biggest fighting game tournament of the year, plus incredible world records in both Spelunky and World of Warcraft! » 7/14/14 3:30pm 7/14/14 3:30pm

How Pikachu Has Changed Over the Years

You might know that Pikachu in the Pocket Monster anime now looks, well, like a changed Pokémon. But this isn't the only instance of different Pikachus. » 7/14/14 7:00am 7/14/14 7:00am

Pikachu Is Finally Reunited with His Great Love: Ketchup

Among Pokemon fans, it's well-known that Pikachu loves ketchup. Heck, back in 2000, Heinz even released a special edition ketchup with Pikachu on the bottle. But the character hasn't been seen eating it in the anime for years. That is, until last night. » 5/30/14 8:00am 5/30/14 8:00am