Pikachu has now become very best DJ (like no one ever was).
As part of its 25th anniversary celebration, The Pokémon Company dropped the two-minute 'DJ Pikachu Lightning Remix', performed by Pikachu himself with a killer light show as his backdrop. The remix runs through the soundtrack of Pokémon classics from Red and Blue.
DJ Pikachu has dropped an electrifying new remix! 🎶⚡️— Pokémon (@Pokemon) March 15, 2021
Hear some of your favorite Pokémon video game music and sounds remixed as a hot new track and set to a shocking light show! 🎧https://t.co/03Rc7blMpT
'DJ Pikachu Lightning Remix' comes as part of the P25 Music Project, The Pokémon Company's musical collaboration with global icons such as Katy Perry, Post Malone, and J Balvin in an upcoming album apty titled Pokemon 25: The Album. It is scheduled for release in Fall 2021 via Universal Music Group's Capitol Records.
Post Malone previously took the spotlight at his 15-minute headlining concert on Pokémon Day last February.
Aside from P25 Music, The Pokémon Company will be throwing monthly events for music and other fan activites on its new 25th anniversary website.
Special edition Pokémon TCG cards, featuring Pikachu and various starter Pokémon from various regions from the series, will also be release later in 2021. The anniversary will also be celebrated on its mobile platforms Pokémon GO and Pokémon Masters EX.
The highly anticipated New Pokémon Snap for Nintendo Switch has also been revealed, following its classic 1999 game for the Nintendo 64 system. The game is now available for pre-order and will be released on April 30 (Friday). It also announced two new games Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl and Pokemon Legends: Arceus, coming on Nintendo Switch.
The Pokémon Company has also collaborated with General Mills, Levi's, McDonald's, Jazwares, Scholastic, Mattel, Funko, and The Wand Company for commemorative merch and more.
Check out DJ Pikachu's 'Lightning Remix' below.