“Detective Pikachu Returns” Releasing on October 6th!

During a Nintendo Direct today, it was revealed Detective Pikachu Returns will release for the Nintendo Switch on October 6th, 2023. It can be preordered now for $49.99. The game was originally revealed in May 2019.

This sequel once again stars the tough-talking, coffee-loving Detective Pikachu and his trusty partner, Tim Goodman. With the help of many other Pokemon, Tim and Pikachu work together to solve a series of mysterious incidents that are occurring in Ryme City, a place where humans and Pokemon live side by side.

The original game was released in Japan on February 3rd, 2016 for the 3DS.

English Trailer

Key Art and Screenshots