This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

Last Friday, a bunch of Pikachus began marching through Yokohama. Your typical Friday, this wasn't.

As previously reported, this is part of a Pikachu event this summer in Japan. Friday was the first day of the "Greet Pikachu" event, which features a stream of Pikachus. It's like these cute, yellow overlords have taken over, and this is their victory march.

The parade will be held three times a day until August 17 at Landmark Plaza in Yokohama. Below, you can have a look at the festivities, and keep in mind that August is traditionally one of the hottest months of the year in Japan. Those people inside must be sweltering.

This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

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This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

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This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

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This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

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This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

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This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

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This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

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This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

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This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

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This Parade of Pikachus Looks Like a Pokemon Invasion

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ピカチュウグリーティング [Yokohama Landmark]

超多!!XDDDDDDD [HanksDiary@Facebook Thanks, Jason!]

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