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Pokémon Sun And Moon Owners Can Get Pikachus Wearing Hats Starting September 19, 2017




A new Pokémon distribution event has been announced in honor of Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You!. The Pokémon Company will be giving away Pikachus wearing Ash’s hat to Pokémon Sun and Moon players. A code for the Pikachu will be given away on September 19, 2017 via the official Pokémon website.


However, there is a catch to this one time use code. When you enter it into Pokémon Sun and Moon determines which hat the Pikachu you receive will be wearing. Here is the full list of dates to show when you should redeem the code to receive the Pikachu you want.

  • September 19-25, 2017: Pikachu in Ash’s original hat.
  • September 26-October 2, 2017: Pikachu in a Hoenn region hat.
  • October 3-9, 2017: Pikachu in a Sinnoh region hat.
  • October 10-16, 2017: Pikachu in an Unova region hat.
  • October 17-23, 2017: Pikachu in a Kalos region hat.
  • October 24-30, 2017: Pikachu in a Alola region hat.


pokemon-m20-tcg-en People who attend Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You will receive a QR code for Pokémon Ultra Sun and Pokémon Ultra Moon that will give them Pikachu wearing Ash’s new hat from the movie. They will also get a Pokémon Trading Card Game card with Pikachu wearing a hat.


Pokémon Sun and Moon are immediately available for the Nintendo 3DS. Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon will be released on November 17, 2017.

Jenni Lada
Jenni is Editor-in-Chief at Siliconera and has been playing games since getting access to her parents' Intellivision as a toddler. She continues to play on every possible platform and loves all of the systems she owns. (These include a PS4, Switch, Xbox One, WonderSwan Color and even a Vectrex!) You may have also seen her work at GamerTell, Cheat Code Central, Michibiku and PlayStation LifeStyle.