The most desired item for players touring Kanto in 1996 has a perfect replica.
It’s been 25 years since 1996, Nintendo Y Game freak revolutionized the industry with the launch of their classics Pokémon Red and Blue. More than 30 million units sold, became an immediate success and a classic that filled popular culture with beloved characters, comics, animated series, card games and all kinds of merchandising associated with the franchise. The game had many iconic items; from the famous pokéball with which we captured and transported our pokémon, such as the famous pokedex, which was used to store information about all these interesting creatures.
The bicycle has been recreated in great detailEveryone who lived through the 90s remembers that all these objects ended up arriving in stores with replicas, toys and collectors items that would fill the houses of the fans. But there was one that not only was there no way to get it in real life, but we also couldn’t buy it with in-game money because of its crazy price of 1,000,000 of Pokécuartos; the Celeste City bike. As a tribute to this figure, The Pokémon Company turned it into reality as a celebration of reaching a million followers in your Twitter account.
The bicycle has been recreated with great detail, it preserves the classic colors original and has been decorated with a multitude of elements and details from the saga, making it a Holy Grail for any collector of the franchise. Only one replica has been made and it will not be sold to the public, the only way to get it is through a lottery for residents of Japan and have specified that it is a replica decorative and not from a real bike, so it can’t be used as we would a real one. The Pokémon Company has shared on its Twitter account how to access the giveaway:
As we can see about this celebration, Pokémon continues to reap successes and endure as one of the franchises that has the most fans throughout the world, and after several games released on Nintendo Switch in 3D games we analyze the future of the saga and what What to expect from the next title in the saga, Pokémon Legends: Arceus. You also have our analysis of Pokémon Unite, Nintendo’s bet to enter the MOBA genre.
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