Build-A-Bear Workshop has released new images and details for the Pikachu Build-A-Bear.
Pikachu will be available at Build-A-Bear Workshop stores in North America, Europe and Australia, and online at BuildABear.com in late December. Beginning today, fans can pre-order the exclusive Pikachu offerings at buildabear.com/pokemon. The pre-order options will be available while supplies last, or until the product is released.
Those interested in owning their own Pikachu will two options to choose from:
- The online-only package will include a pre-stuffed Pikachu plush; an online-only sound chip; a Poké Ball hoodie; an online-only Charizard costume; and a Build-A-Bear Workshop-branded Pokémon TCG card. After completing a pre-order purchase for the online package, guests will receive an email confirmation of their order and a secondary email message once the product ships. Guests will not be charged until the order ships.
- The make-your-own Pikachu plush—that comes with a Build-A-Bear Workshop-branded Pokémon TCG card as a gift with purchase—will only be sold in stores following the pre-sale. (A Poké Ball hoodie will also be sold separately at Build-A-Bear Workshop stores only once the product is in stores.) After completing a pre-order for the in-store plush, guests will receive an e-gift card via email and then a secondary email message when their pre-ordered Pikachu plush is ready for pick up at their designated Build-A-Bear Workshop store. After receiving the pick-up notice email, guests can present a printed copy of their e-gift card or show the e-gift card to a Build-A-Bear Workshop associate on their mobile device or smartphone to receive their make-your-own Pikachu plush that will be stuffed and stitched in store.
Pricing is as follows:
- The exclusive Build-A-Bear Workshop online-only Pikachu bundle is $60, plus tax, and will be sold only at buildabear.com. Purchase limit of two per guest.
- The exclusive make-your-own Pikachu plush is $28, plus tax, and sold only at Build-A-Bear Workshop stores, once the pre-order option expires. Purchase limit of eight per guest.
- The Poké Ball hoodie is $12.50, plus tax, and will be sold separately at Build-A-Bear Workshop stores only.
Check out images of the Build-A-Bear Pikachus in the gallery below.