When a giant Pikachu army took over Manhattan

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This time, the Pikachu might be able to catch you.

 

In honor of the 20th anniversary of Pokémon, its creators unleashed an army of 20 larger-than-life Pikachu on New York City on Saturday. 

 
 

The Pikachu, which came to life through giant costumes that required inflation, made their way across the city, first arriving near the Brooklyn Bridge, moving to Midtown Manhattan and then ending their journey at Penn Station.

 

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The Pikachu drew a crowd, and even required a team a handlers to help them navigate in the large suits. Read more…

 

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