Pikachu Outbreak 2019: All the Details You Need For This Year’s Event

22.July.2019 | ANIME&GAME / SPOT

More information has been released for this year’s Pikachu Outbreak event which is set to take place in Yokohama’s Minato Mirai area from August 6 to 12.

 

The event has been held every summer since 2014 and sees countless Pikachu come together and put on shows, parades, performances and more. Over 2,000 Pikachu are scheduled to be released into the wild in Minato Mirai this year.

The Streets of Minato Mirai x Pikachu

The army of Pikachu will be dressed in outfits equipped with LED lights to put on colourful illuminated show in front of Yokohama Art Museum using projection mapping.

 

Running: August 6, 2019 – August 12, 2019

Time: ①19:10~ / ②20:35~

*The show will run at 20:35 only on August 9 and 10

Location: Grand Mall Park (in front of  Yokohama Art Museum)

 

The Seas of Minato Mirai x Pikachu

Look forward to a magical evening performance of Pikachu and water fountains with Yokohama Bay and Bay Bridge providing the backdrop.

 

Running: August 6, 2019 – August 12, 2019

Time: ①18:55~ / ②19:50~ / ③20:45~

Location: Red Brick Warehouse Park

 

The Forests of Minato Mirai x Pikachu

Enjoy an incredible performance featuring the biggest number of Pikachu to date against the backdrop of Minato Mirai’s skyscraper nightscape inside a green space.

 

Running: August 6, 2019 – August 12, 2019

Time: ①18:55~ / ②19:50~ / ③20:45~

Location: Rinko Park

 

Pikachu Parade & Eevee Parade

Don’t miss the cute parades of Pikachu and Eevee as they march to the rhythm of the beat!

 

Pikachu Parade

Running: August 6, 2019 – August 12, 2019

Time: ①18:55~ / ②19:50~ / ③20:45~

Location: Nippon Maru Memorial Park

 

Eevee Parade

Running: August 6, 2019 – August 12, 2019

Time: ①18:55~ / ②19:50~ / ③20:45~

Location: Queen’s Square YOKOHAMA Queen’s Mall

 

POKÉGENIC

Dotted around the streets of Minato Mirai you will find hidden art and decorations. Catch ’em all and snap some photos!

 

Running: August 6, 2019 – August 12, 2019

Locations: Sail Training Ship Nippon Maru, MARK IS, Navios Yokohama, and elsewhere

*Please be aware of your surroundings when taking photographs.

 

Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield Digital Stamp Rally

The event is hosting a digital stamp rally on the streets of Minato Mirai. There are nine rally points in total. Those who collect three or more stamps will receive an original phone wallpaper and those who collect all nine can enter a lottery for a chance to win a Pokémon Centre gift set.

 

Running: August 6, 2019 – August 12, 2019

 

The menu for the Drink & Ice Shop by Pokémon Cafe has also been revealed where Pokémon Trainers can look forward to eating some ice candy and drinking lemonade amongst trying plenty of other summery treats.

Pikachu’s Pine Ice Bar – ¥500 (Tax Included) *4 designs available, all chosen randomly

Pikachu’s Orange Lemonade Soda – ¥500 (Tax Included)

Pikachu’s Mango & Pine Tapioca Drink – ¥600 (Tax Included)

If you return your cup after ordering a drink at the shop you’ll receive an original sticker.

 

There is lots to look forward to at this year’s Pikachu Outbreak. Be sure to check the official website for more details.

 

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