Pikachu

12 of the best ugly sweaters guys can wear this holiday season

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you really want to get into the holiday spirit, an over-the-top sweater is a must.<p>Some holiday sweaters are so bold that they're ugly, …

Christmas

Live-action Pokémon movie lands its lead actor

We're one step closer to finding out what a live-action Pokémon film looks like. Legendary Pictures has already nabbed writers for its <i>Detective Pikachu</i> movie (in the form of <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> scribe Nicole Perlman and <i>Gravity Falls</i> penmanAlex Hirsch), and now it's secured a lead as well. Rising …

Movies

Weirdness: Here's Two Pikachu-Enabled Smart Home Speakers Chatting With Each Other

What happens when you take a Amazon Echo and Google Home smart speaker and install the Pikachu Talk app? The cutest thing ever of course! A Japanese …

Nintendo

Pokémon Ultra Sun And Moon Surfing Pikachu: How To Get One

Ever since <i>Pokémon Yellow Version</i> the lore of the Surfing Pikachu has always been around and in <i>Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon</i> , trainers can finally …

Pokémon

Audience Loses It When Pikachu Speaks English In 'Pokémon' Movie

Although it might have been a dream sequence. Maybe.<p>Historically, Ash Ketchum’s Pikachu, the lovable yellow Pokémon, has not spoken a human language.<p>Pikachu had always communicated with Ash, his beloved trainer, by saying his own name over and over again in different intonations.<p>So when “Pokémon …

Pokémon

Live-action Pokémon movie casts human star

Pokémon's upcoming live-action Detective Pikachu movie will star up-and-coming actor Justice Smith, Variety reports.<p>Smith can currently be seen in …

Movies

Pikachu & Poké Ball 3DS theme now available on My Nintendo Europe & Japan

A new reward is now available on My Nintendo in Europe and Japan. To celebrate the release of Pokemon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon, a special Pikachu & …

Gaming

Legendary's live-action Pokémon film finds lead in The Get Down's Justice Smith

Legendary's live-action <i>Pokémon</i> movie has cast its lead actor: Justice Smith.<p>Smith's role in the first-ever live-action <i>Pokémon</i> movie has yet to be …

Entertainment

‘Detective Pikachu’ Movie: Justice Smith To Star In Live-Action Pokemon Film | Deadline

Justice Smith, who starred on Netflix’s musical drama <i>The Get Down</i>, has been set as the lead of Legendary’s live-action Pokemon movie <i>Detective …

Movies

The Lead Role for the Detective Pikachu Movie Has Been Cast

Fans have been pretty vocal over their shock at Pikachu’s sudden speaking role in the new animated Pokémon movie, but that certainly isn’t the first …

Nintendo

Live-Action POKEMON Movie DETECTIVE PIKACHU Casts THE GET DOWN Actor Justice Smith In Lead Role

Legendary has tapped up-and-coming <i>Get Down</i> star Justice Smith to play the lead role in the live-action <i>Pokemon</i> movie, which will be an adaptation of …

Movies

Amazon tried to fool the tech in its new cashier-less store with people dressed in Pikachu costumes

• <b>Amazon is on the cusp of opening its high-tech cashier-less store.</b>• <b><br>It even tested the tech with people wearing Pikachu costumes, and it was successful.</b>• <b><br>The store's tech struggled with families, however.</b><p>In a bizarre twist, it's the Pikachus that were doing the choosing in a test for Amazon's new …

Business

PIKA… eww! Listen to Pikachu talk to Ash in the new Pokemon movie (it's as bad as it sounds)

If you’ve been hiding under a Geodude for the past week you might have missed the most cringeworthy, kill-it-with-fire thing to ever happen to your …

Pokémon

Random: Pokémon Fans Are Losing Their Minds Over Pikachu Talking

"It’s definitely out of the ordinary"

Nintendo

Fans react hilariously to Pikachu speaking English in the new Pokemon movie

<b>Pokémon fans around the world have been left in shock by a controversial scene in the series’ latest animated movie in which Pikachu is heard not</b> …

Pokémon

Pikachu is talking now and it’s very upsetting

Thus spoke Pikachu<p>Since the very first North American screenings of <i>Pokémon: I Choose You!</i>, the latest visual romp in the Pokémon universe, viewers and critics have shared their mutual horror over one specific moment. Pikachu speaks. Not in its usual cute, “pika pika” sort of way, but in a …

Pokémon

An entire movie theater went bonkers seeing Pikachu speak English for the first time

• <b>Pikachu speaks English in "Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!"</b>• <b><br>This is the first time audiences have heard Pikachu say actual words, and they were shocked.</b>• <b><br>Watch the audience reaction in the clip below. Pikachu starts speaking English about 18 seconds in.</b>

Entertainment

The Latest 'Pokémon' Movie Is Coming To Disney XD But Fans Already Have Issues With It

If you missed the limited theatrical release of <i>Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!</i> then Disney XD has you covered later this month but the movie itself is already getting a mixed response from fans.<p>Firstly, before we get onto the fan reaction, <i>Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!</i> is released on Disney XD …

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<b>Gênance puissance mille.</b><p>Hi, I am just learning that Pikachu speaks English in the new Pokemon movie and, yes, it is extremely fucking weird …

Pokémon

Use This Code to Unlock Ash’s Pikachu in Pokemon Sun and Moon

In September, <b>Pokemon</b> fans in North America had a one-week opportunity to collect a limited edition Pikachu wearing Ash Ketchum’s hat. The promotion …

Pokémon

Pokémon: I Choose You! gives Pikachu one cringeworthy moment

We never needed this to happen<p>The Pokémon anime has hardly adhered to the rules of the original games. But <i>Pokémon: I Choose You!</i>, the cartoon’s 20th anniversary movie that’s screening nationwide this week, goes a step further, ending with a moment so bizarre that my entire theater howled in …

Pokémon

The Live-Action 'Pokémon' Movie Has Its Lead

From Netflix’s ‘The Get Down.’<p>Legendary, the studio behind the upcoming live-action <i>Pokèmon movie</i> titled <i>Detective Pikachu</i> has found its human lead in Justice Smith. Smith recently gained his breakout role in the now-canceled Netflix musical drama series <i>The Get Down</i> after director Baz Luhrmann …

Anime

Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You review - nostalgic but hilariously ridiculous

Believe it or not, the Pokémon animated series has been on our screens for two decades now.<p>As someone who grew up during the initial Pokémon craze of …

Pokémon

Pokémon Pikachu Coin Grabbing Piggy Bank

This is the Pokémon Pikachu Coin Bank available exclusively from ThinkGeek (in the US). When a coin is pressed on the activation button, Pikachu …

Banking

Justin Smith to play the lead in Pokemon movie ‘Detective Pikachu’

The live-action feature will be directed by ‘Goosebumps’ filmmaker Rob Letterman.<p>Justice Smith will play the lead in the first live-action <i>Pokemon</i> …

Movies

Last Free Pikachu For Pokemon Sun And Moon Available Now For A Limited Time

Pokemon Sun and Moon players who have yet to add Ash's Pikachu to their team have one last chance to claim the special Electric-type mouse. The Pokemon Company is distributing the last of its six free Pikachu from now until October 30, this one wearing Ash's cap from the Alola region.<p>As before, the …

Pokémon

Pokémon: 15 Most Disturbing Things Pikachu Has Ever Done

Pikachu was the breakout star of the <i>Pokémon</i> franchise. He established himself as the mascot of the series, which was helped by the fact that he was …

Pokémon

This macho Pikachu is far from cute

Most of us would know Pikachu as the adorable electric mouse and Ash Ketchum’s best Pokemon friend. But in the hands of Japanese Twitter user …

Pokémon

Gotta catch 'em all: Secret Service nabs Pikachu-dressed man at WH

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A man dressed as the Pokémon character Pikachu attempted to infiltrate the White House Tuesday morning before he was caught by Secret Service officers manning the perimeter, authorities said.<p>Curtis Combs, 36, of Somerset, Kentucky, jumped a concrete barrier on the outer perimeter …

U.S. Politics

Man Who Dressed As Pikachu To Jump White House Fence Says He Wanted To Be A YouTube Star

A man dressed as Pikachu tried to scale the White House fence on Tuesday and was quickly caught by Secret Service agents. Was he hoping to make a …

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