Largest Pokemon Center in Japan Officially Opens for Business

Today the biggest Pokemon Center in Japan opened in Tokyo to massive lines of people. The Pokemon Center is a retail store named after the medical buildings in the Pokemon handheld games.

The new Center in Japan is called the Pokemon Center Mega Tokyo. To celebrate the opening the center is selling limited edition plushies from now until Sunday.

According to Kotaku, the wait to get in was one to two hours long. From the looks of many photos published to Twitter by people attending, most of them are adults.

The images below are from twitter users at the event. The place is filled with impressive pokemon statues and adorable plushies. Pikachu and Mega Charizard Y are making a strong appearance too.


Alex Boe