Nintendo and The Pokémon Company will be offering Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield a special Pikachu in January. In case you didnt see it, the company teased an event that would be taking location aboard the Japanese Kibo Space Module at the International Space Station to begin the first Lunar Sunrise of 2021. , if you blinked you would have missed it as both Pikachu and Rayquaza appeared on the area station through Augmented Reality.. We have no hint if that makes them the first characters from the franchise in space, because for all we know somebody might have smuggled a Psyduck aboard to cuddle with inside their weightless cabin years ago. However it was a fun little thing to do where the business got their characters out to the general public, especially those in Japan who tuned in to examine out the occasion live.
Yes, we can officially say, a 3D animated Pikachu has been in space long before the majority of humanity. Thanks to Nintendo.But the entire experience does not end there! As part of an event of it happening, the business will be offering gamers a specialized Pikachu to celebrate. Now in both Sword and Shield, you can snag a special git called “KIBOs Pikachu Gift”. This specific Pikachu comes with the moves Thunderbolt, Swift, Wish, and Celebrate, which all seem proper to ring in the new year. Plus its also holding a Comet Shard, because of course, it is, its been to space! This particular Pikachu is readily available through the Mystery Gift choice in the video game with an internet connection until January 15th, 2021. After that, youll simply need to shake your head in dissatisfaction that for some reason, you spent two weeks not linking online to snag a free creature. Enjoy your free present as we ring in 2021 shrieking “PIKA!”.
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In case you didnt see it, the company teased an event that would be taking location aboard the Japanese Kibo Space Module at the International Space Station to kick off the very first Lunar Sunrise of 2021. If you blinked you would have missed it as both Pikachu and Rayquaza appeared on the area station through Augmented Reality. We have no hint if that makes them the very first characters from the franchise in space, since for all we understand someone could have smuggled a Psyduck aboard to cuddle with inside their weightless cabin years back. Yes, we can formally state, a 3D animated Pikachu has been in area long before most of humanity.
Gavin is the existing Games Editor for Bleeding Cool. He has actually been a lifelong geek who can talk with you about comics, tv, computer game, and even professional wrestling. He can also teach you how to play Star Trek chess, be your Mercy on Overwatch, recommend random cool music, and goes rogue in D&D. He likewise delights in numerous other geeky things that cant be covered in a single paragraph. Follow @TheGavinSheehan on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Vero, for random pictures and musings.