Ah, damn it. Time to collect them all, again. As part of a late Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You tie in, for the United Kingdom, 6 new Ash’s Pikachu cards will be available to those quick enough to get them. To be in the chance to get them, you will need fork out £19.99/€19.99 on Pokémon Trading Card Game products, as doing so will earn you a pack of three limited edition promo cards. The full announcement concerning this distribution can be seen below:
Pick Up Ash’s Pikachu this Easter:
From today, Friday 16 March, collectors and players who spend £19.99/€19.99 on selected Pokémon Trading Card Game products at participating retailers* in the UK and Ireland will receive a pack of three limited-edition promo cards featuring Ash’s Pikachu.
Ash Ketchum is Pikachu’s Trainer in the much-loved Pokémon animated series and movies, and this set of six cards was initially created to celebrate the November release of Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!, which tells the story of Ash and Pikachu’s first meeting and the start of their adventures together.
If you missed Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! at the cinema or want to watch it one more time, tune in to CiTV, which will be airing this unique story about the beginning of one of the most beloved friendships in popular culture over the Easter weekend.
These limited-edition cards will only be available while stocks last, so be sure not to miss out.
*UK retailers: GAME, Waterstones, Smyths; Eire retailer: Smyths
Happy hunting collectors!
Source: The Pokémon Company International PRTags: Ash's Pikachu, Ireland, pokemon trading card game, Pokemon: I Choose You, Press Release, UK
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