The Pokemon Center Mega Tokyo has finally opened, and this one is considered the biggest one in Japan. The store has been promoted by Pikachu and Mega Charizard Y, and a life-size figure of the two of them can be seen near the shop’s entrance, greeting the customers.

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…and of course, there’s Mega Charizard X as well, though he does not seem to have a Pikachu

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The store opened with so much hype that waiting in line just to enter the store lasted for hours. now imagine finally lining up to buy something…

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Shoppers are greeted by a giant Pokeball right before they enter the store

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Once inside, you not only get to see the life-size versions of the Mega Charizards and Pikachu, you also get to see life-size figures of Mega Lucario and Mega Mewtwo. The name Mega Tokyo seems to be really fitting as the store really celebrates the Mega Evolutions.

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As the store opened, shoppers and fans were greeted by a Pikachu mascot, who was wearing that really cute Mega Charizard Y Poncho. Several members of the staff also cosplayed as Pokemon trainers to help out.

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And as expected, the store’s two mascots, Pikachu and Mega Charizard Y, were everywhere in the store, especially in the merchandise.

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And would you just look at all those hauls? Looks like it really is the Christmas season with people spending like that.

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The new Pokemon Center Mega Tokyo can be located in Sunshine City Ikebukuro. For more information on Pokemon, check out SGCafe’s previous coverage on the games here.

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Source: Hachimakikou and Kotaku

 

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