Pokémon Sword and Shield: a Pikachu giant for the launch event in Italy
Missing very little to the launch of Pokémon Sword and Shield, the two new main titles in the franchise for Nintendo Switch, on the market, and to prepare for the arrival of Pokémon Barge, Milan is preparing a big party and a must for any fan!
The event is scheduled for Thursday 14 November at the GameStopZing of the city, where starting from 17: 00 will begin the festivities: the point of sale will be decorated for the party, with a host of surprises and special guest, beginning with the huge Pikachu from the guinness book of records, played in version Gigamax.
A veritable feast is open to both adults and children and a moment of aggregation must-see for all fans, who can have fun with a number of special events and meeting so many other fans like them. During the evening, the point of sale GameStop will be animated by guests and influencers related to the world of Pokémon, that will be welcomed by the Pikachu, the largest ever built in Italy and probably the largest in the world.
But the absolute protagonists, of course, will be the Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield: new video games, officially released on 15 November, can be purchased with a few hours in advance of the arrival on the market, together with a series of gadgets which are exclusive, including a statue of the three Pokémon Grookey, Scorbunny and Sobble and a poster depicting an artwork of the game (until stocks last).
And it's not over here, because all those who purchase the game on the evening of 14 November will also have the opportunity to participate in a special contest to win a Nintendo console Switch Lite or two cases for the video game Switch, autographed by the legendary Junichi Masuda, Director of Pokémon games, the Sword, and Pokémon Shield and the Managing Director of GAME FREAK inc., the software house that has created the timeless brand Pokémon.
Finally, fans waiting to buy their copy will be able to take part in a special activity designed by Nintendo and GameStopZing to know and keep in contact all the members of the very active community of Pokémon. This is the #PokeMatch: inside the store, it will be delivered to each participant a badge of the colour of their favorite video game, or blue for Pokémon Sword and red for Pokémon the Shield, on which it will be possible to put your code friend Nintendo Switch and keep in touch with the Coaches met at the event.
The captains of the two teams will be two Pokéfan exception: Himorta and Amber Pazzani, two known cosplayer and influencers related to the world of Pokémon, followed, respectively, by more than 660 thousand and 130 thousand people on their social channels.
Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield are the new game of the famous franchise who for over 20 years attract gamers of all ages. Set to Barge, a vast region with a great variety of landscapes, will allow the Pokémon trainer to visit one after the other, all the Gyms of the region, by aiming at the coveted title of Champion, or the Champion. The first Pokémon adventure for Nintendo Switch that will allow all fans to live an entirely new experience.
Appointment, then, for the Thursday, November 14, from 17.00, at the point of sale GameStopZing of CityLife in Milan, for a party Pokémon like never before!
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