Pokken Tournament’s Pikachu Pro Pad Is A GameStop Exclusive


pikachu hori pad Last month, Hori announced it would be making a Pokken Tournament Pro Pad controller inspired by Pikachu and releasing it in Japan. Now, it turns out the limited edition controller will also be released in North America. People will be able to pick one up for their Nintendo Wii U from GameStop.


The Pokken Tournament Pikachu Pro Pad is nearly identical to the standard Pro Pad controller for the game. The difference is, this one has a yellow and black control scheme, as well as a black Pikachu silhouette on the front. It was created with Pokken Tournament in mind.


You’ll be able to find the Pokken Tournament Pikachu Pro Pad at GameStop starting May 7, 2016, and it’s exclusive to that store. It costs $29.99. Pre-orders are now open. Pokken Tournament is immediately available for the Nintendo Wii U.

Jenni Lada
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