A trip to Pokémon Center Tokyo DX to celebrate our kids’ birthdays was unexpectedly a fun experience. In the first place, we didn’t have any expectations. We were surprised that Pokémon Center Tokyo DX had special freebies such as greeting cards, discount vouchers, and birthday crowns for visitors whose birthday falls on the same month during their visit.
About the newly opened Pokémon Center Tokyo DX
Opened in March 2018, the new Pokémon Center Tokyo DX is located at Takashimaya in Nihonbashi which is just a short walk away from Tokyo Station. Not just the biggest Pokémon store in the world, but it is also the first of its kind to feature a cafe. A reservation is required, so make sure to book your seats on their
How to get there:
From Nihonbashi Station Exit B2 on the Tokyo Metro Ginza Line or Tozai Line, take a short walk to Takashimaya.
Pokémon Center Tokyo DX is on the 5th floor, East Building of Takashimaya.
What is a Pokémon?
For the benefit of you who has no inkling of what’s a Pokémon, let me give you a quick introduction.
Pokémon, also known as pocket monsters, is a media franchise from Japan. It started off as a video game in which the players go around capturing and training pet monsters to fight with other players’ monsters or something like that. You can also trade monsters with other players too.
Even if you don’t play the game and not a fan of the game, there’s still something cute in the store that capture your eyes.
Now, let’s take a peek into the store!