Detective Pikachu had garnered interest and admiration from fans of the Pokemon franchise. Now, Pikachu appeared in a new guise, in the form of a plush toy made by Bandai.
The cute mascot of Pokemon is sporting a detective’s hat, just like in the film. The toy is being sold for £160 and is currently only available in Japan.
Detective Pikachu, the film that made Pikachu famous as a detective that solved Pokemon mysteries, was received very positively by fans and newcomers alike. Critics particularly had praised the designs of individual Pokemon that appeared in the film, commenting that the designs closely resembled how the Pokemon appeared in the children’s TV show.