NHK TV Program: New Pikachu Game Is in the Works
posted on by Lynzee Loveridge
An episode summary for NHK's Professional Shigoto no Ryūgi (Professional Work Style) program, which will feature Pokémon producer and CEO of The Pokémon Company Tsunekazu Ishihara, mentions production on a new game featuring mascot Pokemon, Pikachu. According to the summary, Ishihara began production on the game this summer.
Past games starring Pikachu include Pokemon: Yellow where Pikachu is the game's starter Pokemon, Hey You, Pikachu! for the Nintendo 64, Pokémon Channel for the Nintendo GameCube, PokéPark Wii: Pikachu's Adventure and PokéPark 2: Wonders Beyond for the Nintendo Wii.
Ishihara is scheduled to appear on NHK's Professional Shigoto no Ryugi program on October 28.