The Pokémon Company has started teasing intends to celebrate Pokémon’s 25th anniversary one year from now.
A group of Pikachu moved to the Pokémon theme song in New York’s Herald Square on Thursday as a component of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Following the performance, the group disclosed an enormous banner including the official logo for next February’s milestone birthday celebration.
“The Pokémon Company International invites fans around the world to stay tuned for more information about the very special upcoming celebration of Pokémon’s 25th anniversary in 2021,” the firm said in an official statement.
A few Pokémon games were released to concur with the franchise’s twentieth anniversary in 2016, including Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon for 3DS and Pokémon Go for iOS and Android.
Nintendo dispatched Pokémon Sword and Shield’s The Crown Tundra DLC for Switch in October. It’s accessible as a feature of a $29.99/£26.99 development pass, which likewise allows admittance to Sword and Shield’s first extension, Isle of Armor.
Together the two developments add in excess of 200 heritage Pokémon to the game. Players who don’t buy the DLC can acquire them through different methods, for example, trading or online play.