The Pikachu-themed Pokken Tournament controller was announced recently in Japan and folks in America weren’t sure if the same would be available to them as Hori pulled back the curtain on this product.
Now the news which was kept in shadows in brought to light as a GameStop source has their database updated with the product as “Wii U Pokken Pro Pad Pikachu”. To add on to this, the pre-orders have also been opened where you one can put $5 USD at their local store to reserve their controller. Note that the item is still not appearing online, but that will be changing shortly.
A tentative date of 7th May release in GameStop’s database for the Pikachu version of the Pokken Tournament controller, this means that the date is not final. The product will cost around $29.99 USD at launch same as the standard version of the controller.