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Pokemon Center Tokyo

1-2-3 Kaigan | 2F Shiodome Shibarikyu Bldg., Minato 105-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-6430-7733
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Ranked #2 of 22 Shopping in Minato
3.5 of 5 stars 102 Reviews
Type: Specialty Shops, Shopping
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Type: Specialty Shops, Shopping

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Stuffed full of Pokemon stuff, couldn't ask for anything more. There are some serious crowds but it's not really a big deal. It's not a huge place so don't expect to be there any longer than 30 mins to an hour.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I went there on my first trip to Japan, and spent over £50! I would warn you not to go there if you do not want to spend much money. It is jam packed full of Pokemon merchandise, and they usually have special offers to get legendary Pokemon for free via the Nintendo network, so definitely take your Nintendo!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

My 13 year old daughter loves Pokemon and therefore, this place is on the must-visit list! Nothing much if you are not a Pokeman fan and the things are rather expensive! I was bored the whole time we were there but my daughter was thrilled to bits!

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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68 reviews 68 reviews
35 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

I've been adoring Pokemon for years so it's a sanctuary for Pokemon fan. I was so happy to be here and happy to find a lot of fluffy Pokemon to bring home. I hope they will display more Pokemon instead of the latest and popular model as I don't live in Tokyo to go there and buy whenever they release... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

For some reason we had the receptionist at our hotel tell us that it was some sort of museum - it's not! Great place to buy Pokemon souvenirs, the end. They also sell candy, stuffed animals, video games, and toys. Nothing out if this world.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Quite a nice place if you have small children. Wide variety of toys all related to Pokemon. But a bit expensive.

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Cairns, Australia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

this is the only reason to go to minato - rare and awesome pokemon merchandise! the shop has everything you could ever want, and the prices are fine

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Boise, Idaho
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94 reviews 94 reviews
45 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

There is something for every Pokemon fan at this store. Young, new followers can find kitchy school supplies, keychains, socks -- anything you can think of with a Pokemon image on it. Veteran Pokemon fans can score some cool plushies, some not yet released in the US...I mean 'collectables!' This store is larger than the one in Tokyo Station. Real... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

There are no drawbacks to visiting the Pokemon Center as a nearly-30 year old, for a start you can just shove kids out the way. But really, it's an absolute must for Pokemon fans of all ages, but for a more peaceful browse, pick a time to go that's within school hours. Pokemon products range from plushies, figures and games... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Lovers of Pokemon can be quite disappointed with shop with no history or explanation of Pokemon. All products are in Japanese so for non-locals it is quite a handicap to understand the products.

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