Pokémon Bus touring Smyths Toys Superstores across the UK for the May Half-Term
The Pokémon Company International has announced that its special Pokémon tour bus will be touring a selection of Smyths Toys Superstore locations across the UK between May 27th and June 2nd, offering a range of activities to entertain younger fans, as well as a selection of Pokémon merchandise for purchase including several exclusive Pokémon TCG products. The tour will visit Hedge End on May 27th, Milton Keynes on May 28th, Norwich on May 29th, Mansfield on May 30th, York on May 31st, Hull on June 1st, and Leeds on June 2nd.
Activites available at each tour location include face-painting, a colouring wall, free giveaways, visits from Pikachu and photo opportunities. Fans will also be able to get their hands on a wide range of Pokémon goods, including the exclusive Shaymin VSTAR Premium Collection and Darkrai VSTAR Premium Collection for the Pokémon TCG. Also available are several relatively new releases, including new wave of plush from the Squishmallows and Pokémon collaboration, as well as additional plush toys of the Paldean starter Pokémon Sprigatito, Fuecoco and Quaxly, and the franchise mascot Pikachu. Fans can also browse a wide array of Pokémon Funko Pop! figures, and a range of merchandise from Abysse, including Pokémon breakfast and gift sets.
Simon Benton - vice president of TCG sales for The Pokémon Company International said:
“We are thrilled to celebrate our strong and successful relationship with Smyths Toys with this exciting new Pokémon May Half-Term Tour. We are always looking at new ways to engage with customers, and with our Pokémon bus, a host of Pokémon product and a range of fun activities on offer, we hope to provide an inspiring and engaging experience that will encourage Pokémon fans old and new to come and join the party.”