We haven’t heard anything about the Great Detective Pikachu game for a long time. But the long wait for a release date is over – Meitantei Pikachu: Shin Konbi Tanjyou (Great Detective Pikachu: The Birth of a New Duo) has finally been given a concrete release date.
The game is described as a cinematic adventure, and features a story set in Rhyme City, where Pokemon live normal lives. When Tim Goodman comes to Rhyme City to fulfill his objective, he will meet Pikachu and their adventure starts from there.
The game will be available on February 3, 2016 for 1,500 yen. There’s going to be a special low price of 1,200 yen from January 27 to February 29.