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Pikachu and Eevee embark on a road trip across the U.S. to demo Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu / Eevee

Posted on September 29, 2018 by (@NE_Brian) in News, Switch

Nintendo and The Pokemon Company have announced a special opportunity to try out Pokemon: Let’s Go, Pikachu / Eevee. Starting today in Los Angeles with multi-platinum recording artist, actress and Pokemon fan Jordin Sparks, fans will be able to play the upcoming games in select locations leading up to the November 16 launch.

Aside from a playable demo, the pop-up tour will feature Pikachu- and Eevee-themed trucks, fun photo opportunities, special giveaways (while supplies last), a chance to go hands-on with the Poke Ball Plus, and an exclusive Pokemon Snapchat filter. Pokemon GO players may even encounter a higher frequency of Pikachu and Eevee sightings near the events.

The Pokemon: Let’s Go, Road Trip! will visit seven additional cities across the United States, culminating with a midnight launch event at Nintendo NY on the evening of November 15. The rest of the locations are as follows:

  • San Francisco, California
    Oct. 6, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Seattle, Washington
    Oct. 13, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Dallas, Texas
    Oct. 20, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Topeka, Kansas
    Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Chicago, Illinois
    Nov. 3, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Boston, Massachusetts
    Nov. 10, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • New York, New York
    Nov. 15

Source: Nintendo PR

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