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blurb=Tokyo's Pokémon Center store is moving from its old location in Nihonbashi near the central train station to a new building in Hamamatsu-cho. The store will be selling a new special Nintendo DS Lite "Pikachu Edition" upon re-opening in its new location July 20, although only to customers who sign up for a lottery and then get picked.}}
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[[Image:Pokemon Center Tokyo Logo.gif|frame|right|Old Pokémon Center Tokyo logo]]
[[Image:Pokmeon Center Tokyo new logo.png|thumb|117px|right|New Pokémon Center Tokyo logo]]
Tokyo's [[bp:Pokémon Center (store)|Pokémon Center store]] is moving from its old location in Nihonbashi near the central train station to a new building in Hamamatsu-chō. The old store in Nihonbashi, which is also in the same building as [[bp:Creatures, Inc.|Creatures, Inc.]], will be closing July 16 and the new store will open at 10 a.m. on July 20.
Tokyo's [[bp:Pokémon Center (store)|Pokémon Center store]] is moving from its old location in Nihonbashi near the central train station to a new building in Hamamatsu-chō. The old store in Nihonbashi, which is also in the same building as [[bp:Creatures, Inc.|Creatures, Inc.]], will be closing July 16, and the new store will open at 10 a.m. on July 20.
 
{| {{bluetable2}} width="100%"
! valign="top" | Hours
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* 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. from July 20 to SeptemberSept. 2
* 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekdays
* 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on weekends and holidays
|}
 
The new store will be larger than the old one and will have a Union Room corner for local battling and trading. On the opening day of the new store, a new special Nintendo DS Lite "[[bp:Pikachu (Pokémon)|Pikachu]] Edition" will be available for sale. Interested customers for the special DS Lite will have to sign up for a lottery from June 1 to July 1 and those who get picked will be able to buy it starting July 20 until AugustAug. 19.
 
Customers visiting the new Pokémon Center Tokyo within 3three days of their birthday are eligible to receive a gift of some sort. Customers are advised to bring their Nintendo DS with a copy of [[bp:Pokémon Diamond and Pearl|Pokémon Diamond or Pearl]] and proof of their birthdatebirth date to enjoy this service.
 
[[Image:Nintendo DS Lite Pikachu Edition.jpg|thumb|200px|none|The Nintendo DS Lite Pikachu Edition has Pikachu's typical yellow color and a Pikachu face on the outside lid]]
 
=Information=
* [http://www.pokemon.co.jp/info/pokemon/p070601_01.html Announcement of Pokémon Center move] (Japanese)
* [http://www.pokemon.co.jp/info/pokemon/p070601_02.html Announcement of the Nintendo DS Lite Pikachu Edition] (Japanese)