Detective Pikachu: Birth of a New Duo Officially Announced


Surprise, surprise!  The Pokemon Company has just released a new video for a super awesome new game called Detective Pikachu: Birth of a New Duo.  The game will be released digitally on Nintendo 3DS on February 3rd in Japan, and you can check out the new trailer above.

The trailer shows off a Detective Pikachu with his young partner.  The Detective Pikachu has a strangely deep voice, and for some reason, it only makes the little electric rat the cutest thing ever.

The game was first hinted back in 2013 when The Pokemon Company is hinted they were working on a mysteries game that would invovled a senior Detective Pikachu.

Detective Pikachu: Birth of a New Duo will be available digitally in Japan for 1,500 yen.  The game will be available starting February 3rd, but if you pre-order the game starting January 27th or purchase it before February 29th, the game will be available for a lower price of 1,200 yen.