Detective Pikachu Returns will launch in October

Posted on June 22, 2023

Detective Pikachu first came out on the Nintendo 3DS and received its own movie adaptation. Now the game is getting a sequel: Detective Pikachu Returns. It continues Tim Goodman and Pikachu’s adventures in Ryme City, as they go around solving mysteries. It features a wider array of Pokemon compared to the first game and expands upon the relationship between Tim and Pikachu.

Familiar characters from the first game make a reappearance, such as Mewtwo, but there are several new characters as well. New mysteries in Ryme City form the basis of a new story while the search for Tim’s father continues. Detective Pikachu Returns will be released on the Nintendo Switch on 6 October 2023.