It has been announced that Ash’s Pikachu will be available to download at Toys R Us stores across the US between January 30th and February 5th, 2011.
Ash’s Pikachu was given out earlier this year in Japan. Like the Japanese event, the US distribution is expected to be holding a Light Ball, be of the Naughty nature and have the moves Volt Tackle, Iron Tail, Quick Attack and Thunderbolt. As with all events, it will most likely come in a Cherish Ball and holding a Classic Ribbon.
Ash’s Pikachu EXCLUSIVE Character Download
January 30 – February 5
Free exclusive event! January 30-February 5! Get Ash’s Pikachu as seen in Pokemon TV and movies at DS Download Stations only at Toys ”R” Us!
Bring your Nintendo DS system and your Pokemon Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, and SoulSilver Versions to Toys ”R” Us to receive the Character Download!
Legal: Nintendo DS system and Pokemon Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, and SoulSilver Version games (each sold separately) required to receive content distribution. Content distribution not offered at competing retailers in the USA in 2010. Pokemon marks and character names ® or TM Nintendo.
This follows the announcement that the Shiny beasts will be available for download at GameStop in the US during January.
Source: Toys R Us