UK is Getting Its Very Own Pokemon Center

Posted by: Mak Barrera
6 August 2019 11:08:35 am

New information has revealed that the Pokemon Center will pop-up in UK this Octover - but it'll only be open for four weeks.


The pop-up store will sell a range of Pokemon merch, and will include exclusive London-themed products not availbale enywhere else, these exlusive products are designed to celebrate the country's role in inspiring the new region, Galar(A UK themed setting), for Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield.

The Pokemon Center will open its doors from October 18 to November 15, 2019, at Westfield London, Ariel Way, Shepherd’s Bush, W12 7GF.

A mock-up image has been released:

There are multiple Pokemon Center stores accross Japan, but a few have cropped up overseas, uncluding a permanent site in New York. This would be the first time that one has opened in the UK, but no official word has been made on pricing, opening times, and in-store activities.

Pokemon Sword and Shield will be released worldwide on November 15, 2019 for Nintendo Switch.